No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
When things go wrong don't go with them
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
What one has to do usually can be done.