Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
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.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Fake it until you make it.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
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.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste