"Success is the necessary misfortune of life, but it is only to the very unfortunate that it comes early."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Anthony Trollope 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."Anthony Trollope 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."Anthony Trollope on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Anthony Trollope on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Anthony Trollope on Winston Churchill
"A fellow oughtn't to let his family property go to pieces."
"I never knew a government yet that wanted to do anything."
"As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour."
"There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel."
"They who do not understand that a man may be brought to hope that which of all things is the most grievous to him, have not observed with sufficient closeness the perversity of the human mind."