Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
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.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
The finest task for an Engineer Ė to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.