"I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."George Burns 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."George Burns 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."George Burns on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."George Burns on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."George Burns on Winston Churchill
"You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old."
"Sex at age 90 is like trying to shoot pool with a rope."
"If you live to be one hundred, you've got it made. Very few people die past that age."
"Nice to be here? At my age it's nice to be anywhere."
"At my age flowers scare me."