Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, don't ask what seat! Just get on.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Your success in your career will be in direct proportion to what you do after you've done what you are expected to do.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions.
I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Our perception of songs that we've written... the meaning changes from day to day... to whatever stage we're at in our life and careers.
I think that gravity sets into everything, including careers, but pendulums do swing and mountains do become valleys after a while... if you keep on walking.
But the problem is that when I go around and speak on campuses, I still don't get young men standing up and saying, 'How can I combine career and family?'
Conductors' careers are made for the most part with 'Romantic' music. 'Classic' music eliminates the conductor; we do not remember him in it.
I want to be able to say that a rap career could be ten albums.
The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
I knew when my career was over. In 1965 my baseball card came out with no picture.
As far as I am concerned, the first episode of Buffy was the beginning of my career. It was the first time I told a story from start to finish the way I wanted.
Careers in virtually all academic disciplines are fostered by being a superstar who knows more about one subject than anyone else in the world.
I'd always had a childhood ambition to go into the investment capital business, and spent twenty-odd years in it. But the thought of spending the second half of my career in the same business was boring, so I looked around for other opportunities .
Poverty is a career for lot's of well paid people
Respectable people do not write music or make love as a career.
I'd just thank the people out there who have been with my up-and-down, weird-road, strange career and supported me and stuck with me all these years. I mean, they're my boss. That's what keeps me working.
Any woman who has a career and a family automatically develops something in the way of two personalities, like two sides of a dollar bill, each different in design. Her problem is to keep one from draining the life from the other.
I don't want to be an action star, an action star's life is so short. I want my life to get longer, I want my career to get longer.
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