If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
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.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.