Advertising is legalized lying.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
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
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.