Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.