Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Well done is better than well said.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
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.
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
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
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.