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.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Action is the foundational key to all success.