The best quotes always share common traits, they cut to the heart of the matter and make hard concepts simple truths. They’re aspirational, and they’re the product of a lifetime of mistakes that have been learnt from.
If you tune it so that you have zero chance of failure, you usually also have zero chance of success. The key is to look at ways for when you get to your failure checkpoint, you know to stop
If you start thinking you are good at something, that’s often the day you stop trying to be better and open the back door for someone to come after you. That’s why we always aim higher. We never feel like we’re done.
I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.
If you had asked people what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse
The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that’s changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks
If something is important enough, or you believe something is important enough, even if you are scared, you will keep going
Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success