To those whom much is given, much is expected.
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.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Well done is better than well said.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
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.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
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.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
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.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.