If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
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?
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.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
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.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Please all, and you will please none.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.