For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Well done is better than well said.
Nothing will work unless you do.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.