It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
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.
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.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
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.
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.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
There is little success where there is little laughter.