Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
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.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
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.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
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.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
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.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Only you can control your future.