The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
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.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.