All things are difficult before they are easy.
The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself.
There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.
Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.
I only know two pieces; one is 'Clair de Lune' and the other one isn't.
Where there is the necessary technical skill to move mountains, there is no need for the faith that moves mountains.