The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.