The best vision is insight.

If you have a job without any aggravations, you don't have a job.

Few businessmen are capable of being in politics, they don't understand the democratic process, they have neither the tolerance or the depth it takes. Democracy isn't a business.

People who matter are most aware that everyone else does too.

Success follows doing what you want to do. There is no other way to be successful.

If you never budge, don't expect a push.

Anyone who says businessmen deal in facts, not fiction, has never read old five-year projections.

Failure is success if we learn from it.

The biggest mistake people make in life is not trying to make a living at doing what they most enjoy.

To measure the man, measure his heart.

Pay your people the least possible and you'll get from them the same.

People who never get carried away should be.

Never hire someone who knows less than you do about what he's hired to do.

When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.

It's so much easier to suggest solutions when you don't know too much about the problem.

Everybody has to be somebody to somebody to be anybody.

It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history.

By the time we've made it, we've had it.

It's more fun to arrive a conclusion than to justify it.

Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.

We hire a man, not his history.

Those who enjoy responsibility usually get it; those who merely like exercising authority usually lose it.

The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Elected leaders who forget how they got there won't the next time.

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.

Being right half the time beats being half-right all the time.

How to succeed? Try hard enough.

When what we are is what we want to be, that's happiness.

Keeping score of old scores and scars, getting even and one-upping, always makes you less than you are.

The more sympathy you give, the less you need.

Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.

If you expect nothing, you're apt to be surprised. You'll get it.

Presence is more than just being there.

When you cease to dream you cease to live.

If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route.

There is never enough time unless youre serving it.

Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.

The key to success is not through achievement, but through enthusiasm.

The goal of education is to replace an empty mind with an open mind.

What's an expert? I read somewhere, that the more a man knows, the more he knows, he doesn't know. So I suppose one definition of an expert would be someone who doesn't admit out loud that he knows enough about a subject to know he doesn't really know how much.

Men who never get carried away should be.

Let your children go if you want to keep them.

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.