When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
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.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
It’s not about what it is, it’s about what it can become.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
Great companies are built on great products.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
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.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.