Action is the foundational key to all success.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
He who thinks little errs much
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
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.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
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.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.