"How one handles success or failure is determined by their early childhood."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Harold Ramis on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Harold Ramis on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Harold Ramis on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Harold Ramis on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Harold Ramis on Steve Jobs
"We all wish we could be in more than one place at the same time. People with families feel guilty all the time-if we spend too much time with our family, we feel we're not working hard enough."
"Acting is all about big hair and funny props... All the great actors knew it. Olivier knew it, Brando knew it."
"Billy Crystal knows how to make people laugh. He's got 30 years on stage... there's no telling him what's funny."
"I'm not a believer in the pratfall. I don't think it's funny just to have someone fall down."
"Nothing reinforces a professional relationship more than enjoying success with someone."