"Success depends in a very large measure upon individual initiative and exertion, and cannot be achieved except by a dint of hard work."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Anna Pavlova 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."Anna Pavlova 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."Anna Pavlova on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Anna Pavlova on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Anna Pavlova on Winston Churchill
"No one can arrive from being talented alone, work transforms talent into genius."
"God gives talent. Work transforms talent into genius."
"The right to happiness is fundamental."
"When a small child, I thought that success spelled happiness. I was wrong, happiness is like a butterfly which appears and delights us for one brief moment, but soon flits away."
"Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits."