To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
He who thinks little errs much
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
Please all, and you will please none.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic