It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
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.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
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 role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
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.
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?