Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Genius is eternal patience.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
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.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
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.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
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.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.