No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Only you can control your future.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.