Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
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!
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
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.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.