Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
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.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
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.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
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.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.