Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them.
Percentages are why I am rich.