You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
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?
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
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.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Please all, and you will please none.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone