Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
When things go wrong don't go with them
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
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.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'