"To win in Australia, for me, has to be the ultimate success because the Aussies live for sport."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Ian Botham 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."Ian Botham 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."Ian Botham on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Ian Botham on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Ian Botham on Winston Churchill
"The resilience of these people is amazing. I am a great believer that the sooner we get things up and running in terms of sport in this area, the better."
"If you can change three lives in 10, three lives in a hundred, that's got to be good, hasn't it?"
"You will attract the younger generation and they might well prove tougher than the older generation. What we are trying to do is to look at the future and see what we can do to bring some stability back to people's lives."
"I half knew what to expect when I saw the cricket ground in the morning. It was when I started to talk to people working out there, I began to find what I was looking for."
"There will be no politics, no ifs and buts if we see something and feel that work needs to be done, we will get people here we can rely on and ensure it is done in the same thorough way as our other projects."