"The delusions of self-love cannot be prevented, but intellectual misconceptions as to the means of achieving success may be corrected."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."George Henry Lewes 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 Henry Lewes 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 Henry Lewes on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."George Henry Lewes on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."George Henry Lewes on Winston Churchill
"Endeavour to be faithful, and if there is any beauty in your thought, your style will be beautiful if there is any real emotion to express, the expression will be moving."
"Many a genius has been slow of growth. Oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed."
"Philosophy and Art both render the invisible visible by imagination."
"Imagination is not the exclusive appanage of artists, but belongs in varying degrees to all men."
"Books minister to our knowledge, to our guidance, and to our delight, by their truth, their uprightness, and their art."