It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
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.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'