It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Only you can control your future.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
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.
Every individual has his own style, his own way of presenting himself on and off the field.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.