Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.
In prosperity we need moderation; in adversity, patience
In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product and profits. Unless you've got a good team, you can't do much with the other two.
The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.
I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about leadership.
The most successful businessman is the man who holds onto the old just as long as it is good, and grabs the new just as soon as it is better.
Every business and every product has risks. You can't get around it.
The one word that makes a good manager -- decisiveness.
We load up on oat bran in the morning so we'll live forever. Then we spend the rest of the day living like there's no tomorrow.
The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works is the family.
I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you're trying to accomplish and what you're willing to sacrifice to accomplish it.
The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being.
Management is nothing more than motivating other people.
The affections are like lightning: you cannot tell where they will strike till they have fallen.