"Success, in whatever form it takes, is a tricky thing - once you've achieved your goal, then what? Where do you aim?"
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Arabella Weir 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."Arabella Weir 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."Arabella Weir on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Arabella Weir on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Arabella Weir on Winston Churchill
"If one's honest about it, spending time in a car with children is pretty ghastly."
"My dad was a diplomat and after living in America, where I was born, he was posted to Cairo."
"In the 20 long, hungry years between my late teens and late 30s I bought in to virtually every new diet and/or exercise regime that hoved into view, particularly at this most vulnerable time for those of us prone to poor body image - a new year."
"Sticking to a diet required me to have a permanently low self-esteem. But happily, I developed other skills beyond a fluctuating weight, eventually building up a different source of self-worth."
"Look, I want what's good for everybody. I want to promote good state education for all. I want to raise standards for all kids, irrespective of race and class but why can't they all just do what I say when I know I'm right?"