Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Only you can control your future.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
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?
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.