For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
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.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
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 better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.