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The harder I work, the luckier I get. ...
by Samuel Goldwyn

The harder I work, the luckier I get.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Related topics: Motivational Success

Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films
when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?
- Samuel Goldwyn

Give me a couple of years, and I'll make that actress an overnight success.
- Samuel Goldwyn

A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
- Samuel Goldwyn


I don't think anyone should write their autobiography
until after they're dead.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Color television!
Bah, I won't believe it until I see it in black and white.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Here I am paying big money to you writers and what
for? All you do is change the words.
- Samuel Goldwyn

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Ill give you a definite maybe.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I had a monumental idea this morning,
but I didn't like it.
- Samuel Goldwyn

From success you get a lot of things,
but not that great inside thing that love brings you.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I want everyone to tell me the truth,
even if it costs him his job.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Don't worry about the war.
It's all over but the shooting.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Include me out.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I don't want any yes-men around me.
I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their job.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I never put on a pair of shoes until I've worn them at least five years.
- Samuel Goldwyn

This music won't do.
There's not enough sarcasm in it.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Please write music like Wagner, only louder.
- Samuel Goldwyn

The reason so many people turned up at his funeral
is that they wanted to make sure he was dead.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I hate a man who always says "yes" to me.
When I say "no" I like a man who also says "no."
- Samuel Goldwyn

If I look confused it is because I am thinking.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I read part of it all the way through.
- Samuel Goldwyn

For your information, I would like to ask a question.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I seriously object to seeing on the screen what belongs in the bedroom.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Give me a smart idiot over a stupid genius any day.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I never liked you, and I always will.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Television has raised writing to a new low.
- Samuel Goldwyn

A bachelor's life is no life for a single man.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Spare no expense to save money on this one.
- Samuel Goldwyn

No person who is enthusiastic about his work has anything to fear from life.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Too caustic? To hell with the costs,
we'll make the picture anyway.
- Samuel Goldwyn

When someone does something good, applaud!
You will make two people happy.
- Samuel Goldwyn

The scene is dull.
Tell him to put more life into his dying.
- Samuel Goldwyn

A Hospital is no place to be sick.
- Samuel Goldwyn

No agency is better than its account executives.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Don't pay any attention to the critics -
don't even ignore them.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity
and the ability to take advantage of it...
The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
- Samuel Goldwyn

We're overpaying him, but he's worth it.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I'm willing to admit that I may not always be right,
but I am never wrong.
- Samuel Goldwyn

That's the trouble with directors.
Always biting the hand that lays the golden egg.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I was always an independent, even when I had partners.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I can give you a definite perhaps.
- Samuel Goldwyn

If people don't want to go to the picture,
nobody can stop them.
- Samuel Goldwyn

If Roosevelt were alive today, he'd turn over in his grave.
- Samuel Goldwyn

God makes stars.
I just produce them.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Go see it and see for yourself why you shouldn't go see it.
- Samuel Goldwyn

It's more than magnificent - it's mediocre.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Every director bites the hand that lays the golden egg.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Let's have some new cliches.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Pictures are for entertainment, messages should be
delivered by Western Union.
- Samuel Goldwyn

You've got to take the bitter with the sour.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Our comedies are not to be laughed at.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Modern dancing is old fashioned.
- Samuel Goldwyn

If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive.
- Samuel Goldwyn

We want a story that starts out with an earthquake
and works its way up to a climax.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I'll take fifty percent efficiency to get one hundred percent loyalty.
- Samuel Goldwyn

It's absolutely impossible, but it has possibilities.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Any man who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I am a great believer in luck
and I find that the harder
I work the more I have of it.
- Thomas Jefferson

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
- Vince Lombardi

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
- Horace

I find that the harder I work,
the more luck I seem to have.
- Thomas Jefferson

Life becomes harder for us when we live for others,
but it also becomes richer and happier.
- Albert Schweitzer

Few things are harder to put up with
than the annoyance of a good example.
- Mark Twain

Magic is natural to Wizards,
and only a little harder for the rest of us.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If someone had told me I would be Pope one day,
I would have studied harder.
- Pope John Paul I

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.
- Thomas Paine

It is even harder for the average ape to believe that
he has descended from man.
- H. L. Mencken

Trouble is, kids feel they have to shock their elders
and each generation grows up into something harder to shock.
- Ben Lindsey

When you fail you learn from the mistakes you made
and it motivates you to work even harder.
- Natalie Gulbis

There are a lot of people who can do it on the guitar
and sing at the same time,
but I think what is harder is bass players that can play the bass and sing.
- Graham Coxon

Humour is a fine line to walk in poetry,
as in fiction.
I just think it's harder to write.
It's harder to keep the respect of the reader too.
- George Murray

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