"I had a lot of success from the start. I never really was tested for long periods of time. I got my first professional job while I was a senior in college. I signed with the William Morris Agency before I graduated."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Denzel Washington on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Denzel Washington on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Denzel Washington on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Denzel Washington on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Denzel Washington on Winston Churchill
"Michelle Pfeiffer hasn't been finding a lot of work recently because she doesn't like what a woman her age is offered. That's a real double standard. You get Sean Connery, who gets older and older, still playing opposite young ladies, but it doesn't work the other way around."
"If I am a cup maker, I'm interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup, not what people think about it."
"I never really had the classic struggle. I had faith."
"My faith helps me understand that circumstances don't dictate my happiness, my inner peace."
"My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family."