You can observe a lot just by watching.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Fake it until you make it.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.