“Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.”

Audrey Hepburn
“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.”

Winston Churchill
“Constructive criticism is about finding something good and positive to soften the blow to the real critique of what really went on.”

Paula Abdul
“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.”

“I am not a perfect servant. I am a public servant doing my best against the odds. As I develop and serve, be patient. God is not finished with me yet.”

Jesse Jackson
“Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty—they merely move it from their faces into their hearts.”

Martin Buxbaum
“Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings.”

Victor Hugo
“Today I realize that sarcasm is anger gone underground that’s reemerged in a clown’s suit.”

Patsy Clairmont

If I ever start taking to you about my “craft,” my “instrument,” you have permission to shoot me point-blank.

Drew Barrymore

“If you want to become an actor, but only providing that acting doesn’t interfere with your golf game, your political ambitions, and your sex life, you don’t really want to become an actor. Not only is acting more than a part-time job, it’s more than a full-time job. It’s a full-time obsession.”

Michael Caine