A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine