It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
What one has to do usually can be done.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.