The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
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.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
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.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
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.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.