Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
I have believed the best of every man. And find that to believe is enough to make a bad man show him at his best, or even a good man swings his lantern higher.
I do think that good actors can do any part. It doesn't mean that they are the best ones to do it.
Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
There is one rule for industrialists and that is: make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants them to do, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
I'm only interested in being a good actor and in being remembered for my best films, not for the way I look. But it seems inevitable in this line of work that I have to care about the way I look without getting obsessed about it.
For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck and write better than I can.
Good manners is the art of making those people easy with whom we converse. Whoever makes the fewest people uneasy is the best bred in the room.
Those Dutchmen had hardly any imagination or fantasy, but their good taste and their scientific knowledge of composition were enormous.
A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
What you're paying for is technique. And the opportunity to look truly wicked. Isn't it worth it as long as you look wicked and feel good?
The best is the enemy of the good.
Free is the best. Anything free is good.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
The best of healers is good cheer.
Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
The promises of this world are, for the most part, vain phantoms; and to confide in one's self, and become something of worth and value is the best and safest course.
A lot of actors get concerned about their own image, even going so far as to rewrite a movie to best serve that image. All I want to do is be in good movies.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas.