Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
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.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Percentages are why I am rich.
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....
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.