- Conquering Fear
- Dealing with Failure
- Ins and Outs of Entrepreneurship
- Overcoming Challenges
- Personal Success
- Rallying the Team
- Thoughts on Innovation
If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room.
There are some days when I think I’m going to die from an overdose of satisfaction.
Make sure that the best thing to happen to your customer today is you.
I believe the risks I take are justified by the sheer love of the life I lead.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
Thankfully, perseverance is a great substitute for talent.
Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change.
If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed.
Design is an agent of change, which can help us to make sense of what is happening and to turn it to our advantage.
Beer isproof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
People have a historical memory that goes back to breakfast.
Be careful – a little success can create a whole lot of overhead.
The customer of my customer is my customer.
He that can’t endure the bad will not live to see the good.
Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential.
Never judge the characters you play… That’s the first rule of acting.
Being early and being wrong are sometimes not that different.
All of Wendy’s spins off one fresh word – FRESH
The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.
The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.
God gave us 2 ears and 1 mouth for a reason.
The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.
To understand a company, spend time with its customers.
You have undertaken to cheat me. I won’t sue you, for the law is too slow. I will ruin you.
There is nothing like writing to force you to think and get your thoughts straight.
Entrepreneurship exists in the tiny space between madness and genius; and, its journey requires a few cross border violations across both madness and genius to get to the final destination.
The past is never dead. It’s not even past.
Partners don’t pay each other, they help each other get paid.
Never get angry. Never make a threat. Reason with people.
A fish doesn’t know it’s wet.
It does not matter how slow you go so long as you do not stop.
In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being.
It’s so much easier to do something new than to do something well.
The first step in exceeding your customer’s expectations is to know those expectations.
Take my factories and my money but leave me my salesmen and I’ll be back where I was in two years.
We’re not trying to entertain the critics… I’ll take my chances with the public.
Adversity doesn’t build character, it reveals it.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
With Early Stage companies, it’s never one thing. It’s always one thing after another.
Possessions are a way of turning money into problems.
If you are batting 1,000, you are playing in the Little Leagues.
Give me a place to stand, and I will move the earth.
It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.
I am not a fan of lost causes. But a … of causes not yet won.
There is great power in ignorance and naivete.
History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.
Elon cares a lot about humanity, but he doesn’t really care about individual people all that much.
Focus on doing things that can’t hurt and might help. You’ll always be ahead.
The biggest thing about negotiating: You’ve got to make sure you’re trying to construct a good deal for them.
Rule No. 1: Never lose money. Rule No. 2: Never forget rule No. 1.
If you presume, you are putting ‘P’ on your resume.
I think and think for months and years, ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time, I am right.
You miss 100% of the shots you never take.
We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful.
Success is easy if you think of it like rust: It’s inevitable if you keep at it.
When you need money, go ask for advice. When you need advice, go ask for money.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money. It’s about having a lot of options.
I don’t try to reinvent the wheel. I just try to change the spokes.
Things are never going to turn out the way you think they will.
The best audience is intelligent, well-educated and a little drunk.
If you never retire, you will never expire.
If you are going to doubt something, doubt your limits.
About right now is better than exactly wrong later.
Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss in enthusiasm.
Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, but not to their own facts.