"Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 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."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 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."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Winston Churchill
"For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day."
"The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art."
"For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art."
"Resolve and thou art free."
"The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain."