"I think all those people I did stories about measured their own success by the joy their work was giving them."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Charles Kuralt 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 Kuralt 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 Kuralt on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Charles Kuralt on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Charles Kuralt on Winston Churchill
"I saw how many people were poor and how many kids my age went to school hungry in the morning, which I don't think most of my contemporaries in racially segregated schools in the South thought very much about at the time."
"It's best to leap into something you know you love. You might change your mind later, but that is the privilege of youth."
"I suppose I was a little bit of what would be called today a nerd. I didn't have girlfriends, and really I wasn't a very social boy."
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."
"My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father."