Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Only you can control your future.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.