A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
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.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
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
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.