"Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Amos Bronson Alcott 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."Amos Bronson Alcott 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."Amos Bronson Alcott on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Amos Bronson Alcott on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Amos Bronson Alcott on Winston Churchill
"To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age."
"While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be."
"A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay."
"Our dreams drench us in senses, and senses steps us again in dreams."
"Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators."