Looking back, I think it was more difficult to see what the problems were than to solve them.
Much more important than working hard is knowing how to find the right thing to work on.
A perfect formulation of a problem is already half its solution.
It's important to understand that it isn't Congress that must change -- it is us.
Most of our platitudes notwithstanding, self-deception remains the most difficult deception.
Life is too short to spend 2300 hours a year working on someone else's idea of what the right problems are.
Be careful what you choose. You may get it.
You know, I didn't have to do shit. I didn't have to go in the army. I didn't have to become airborne infantry. I didn't have to do any of that. But I did, you know?
The world needs bad men. We keep the other bad men from the door.