Eighty percent of success is showing up.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
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.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
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.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
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.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.