Action is the foundational key to all success.
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.'
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
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.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
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.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
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.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
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.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
Every individual has his own style, his own way of presenting himself on and off the field.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.