Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Percentages are why I am rich.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
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.
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.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
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.