Success and Failure
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Hard reality has a way of cramping your style.
Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival.
The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.
"It can't happen here" is number 1 on the list of famous last words.
Become addicted to constant and neverending self-improvement.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
To deny we need and want power is to deny that we hope to be effective.
He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much.
Focus 90% of your time on solutions and only 10% of your time on problems.
There are really not many jobs that actually require a penis or a vagina, and all other occupations should be open to everyone.
You see things and you say, "Why?" But I see things that never were; and I say, "Why not?"
Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.