Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
Great companies are built on great products.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.