"The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Charles Caleb Colton 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."Charles Caleb Colton 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."Charles Caleb Colton on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Charles Caleb Colton on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Charles Caleb Colton on Winston Churchill
"The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later."
"To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet."
"He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are."
"Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power."
"Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books."