It's not about where you end up, or how you got there, it's about where you're going next.
The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking.
Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don't lose faith.
Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
You may not be able to change a situation, but with humor you can change your attitude about it.
Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.
Stay hungry, stay foolish. You've got to find what you love!
If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.
The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.
If your dreams don't scare you they are too small.
In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.
My favorite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.
Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A 'you can do it' when things are tough.
Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
I knew that if I failed I wouldn't regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.
Lead and inspire people. Don’t try to manage and manipulate people. Inventories can be managed but people must be lead.
Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.
If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you're not sure you can do it, say yes - then learn how to do it later.
Time is so limited. Don’t waste it trying to be someone else.
It is not the direction of the wind that determines your destination. It is the set of your sail.
Formal education will make you a living. Self education will make you a fortune.
Time management is really a misnomer; the challenge is not to manage time, but to manage ourselves.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.
You don't learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and by falling over.
The more you know the less you need to say.
Great achievers are driven, not so much by the pursuit of success, but by the fear of failure.
The five separate fingers are five independent units. Close them and the fist multiplies strength. This is organization.
You can never quit. Winners never quit, and quitters never win.
The greatest motivation you can give to others is the proof of your success
You don't learn to walk by following rules, you learn by doing and by falling over.
The strongest the why, the easiest the how becomes.
It is only by being bold that you get anywhere. If you are a risk-taker, then the art is to protect the downside.
It's not the tools you have faith in.
Tools are just tools. It's the people you have faith in or not.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
You cannot change your destination overnight. You can change your direction.
Mastery is great,but even that is not enough. You have to be able to change course without a bead of sweat, or remorse.
You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage - pleasantly, smilingly, nonapologetically - to say NO to other things. And the way to do that is by having a bigger YES burning inside.
Successful people are action oriented and they have bigger libraries than TV's.
Throughout history, great leaders have known the power of humor.
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
The only way to get ahead is to find errors in conventional wisdom.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Miss a meal if you have to, but don't miss a book.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. they somehow already know what you truly want to become.
Life’s a journey. It’s a journey about discovering limits.
A leader is a person you will follow to a place you wouldn't go by yourself.