It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
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....
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.