"I could play it safe by recording songs that are familiar, but am I expanding myself as an artist by doing covers? It's a catch-22. It's called show business: The word 'business' is in it, and you've got to be a businessman. But then again, you have to be true to yourself as an artist."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Donny Osmond on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Donny Osmond on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Donny Osmond on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Donny Osmond on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Donny Osmond on Abraham Lincoln
"I got fitter when I did 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.' I wore a loincloth - that's a lot of motivation!"
"Of course this is Vegas and it is the melting pot for all over the world, but people from all over the world know Donny and Marie. It is amazing. I have been in the business a long time to realize careers can be fleeting. Five years is a long career nowadays for some people, and here we are still going strong after 40 years."
"My father instilled in me the attitude of prevailing. If there's a challenge, go for it. If there's a wall to break down, break it down."
"It's a lot of work to keep reinventing yourself and coming up with new stuff, but that's what it takes to be in show business."
"A belief in God is vitally important, not just in show business, but stability in life. You know, to recognize deity is the most important thing that you can do. I mean, it comes to the Ten Commandments. They weren't ten suggestions. They were Ten Commandments."