A committee can't succeed if everybody's on board, but nobody's at the wheel.
Everybody talks about wanting to change things and help and fix, but ultimately all you can do is fix yourself. And that's a lot. Because if you can fix yourself, it has a ripple effect.
Committees should be made up of three people: one who is always out of the country; one who is sick at home; and the chairman, who makes a decision and moves things forward quickly.
A committee is a collection of the unfit chosen from the unwilling by the incompetent to do the necessary.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
As you go into the future, find time to become a happy person.
Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned, and never deferring for a single hour that which can be done just as well now.
Success is measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
The most valuable of all capital is that invested in human beings.
A successful career requires falling in love many times with your work.