Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
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.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Nothing will work unless you do.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
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.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
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.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.