"A great social success is a pretty girl who plays her cards as carefully as if she were plain."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."F. Scott Fitzgerald 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."F. Scott Fitzgerald 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."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."F. Scott Fitzgerald on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Winston Churchill
"Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders."
"Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art."
"The compensation of a very early success is a conviction that life is a romantic matter. In the best sense one stays young."
"Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero."
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."