From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
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?
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.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
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 the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.