Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Only you can control your future.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
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.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.