True refinement seeks simplicity.
One should guard against preaching to young people success in the customary form as the main aim in life. The most important motive for work in school and in life is pleasure in work, pleasure in its result, and the knowledge of the value of the result to the community.
Listen regularly to customers and employees. Create an atmosphere of utmost trust and credibility. Employees have to know that every decision, direction and redirection is for the Greater Good. You need that level of trust to change the direction of the company on a dime, which in this business, you sometimes need to do.
Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer the goal.
Failure is only postponed success as long as courage coaches ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
There are winners, there are losers and there are people who have not yet learned how to win.
Between the amateur and the professional…there is a difference not only in degree but in kind. The skillful man is, within the function of his skill, a different psychological organization…A tennis player or a watchmaker or an airplane pilot is an automatism but he is also criticism and wisdom.