The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Genius is eternal patience.
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.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
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.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
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.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
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....
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.