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.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
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.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Genius is eternal patience.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
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.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it