When making a choice:
always favor whatever option
is most likely to lead to the greatest number of people
offering you the greatest number of thank you's in the end.
Do not decide based solely on what will make you feel grateful;
instead, prioritize what others will be grateful for.
You will be amazed how, over time,
the two will converge into one.
Those who covet merely the symbols of rebellion
are rarely the cause of any revolution.
Mind what you say in public.
For while you're certain you deliver only treasures
all ships carry rats.
A champion is not the one who gets the most direct attention.
A champion is the one who most directs the attention he gets.
"Crazy" is a word we use to describe the passionate long before they are called "successful."
Give a fool an answer to his question
and you help him remain a foolish man.
But give a fool a question as an answer
and you help him become a wiser man.
Having it – no matter how hard you work for it –
does not make it relevant.
What you have only gains importance
when employed to the purpose
of bringing more of it to others
than you yourself ever had.
Being extremely familiar with how a business runs
is not the same thing as being very capable of running a business.