In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Listen if you want to be heard
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Fake it until you make it.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
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.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.