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.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
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.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.