The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
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.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
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.'
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
He who thinks little errs much
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves