"I was very clear that I wanted to keep 'Thor' out of the rest of the Marvel universe for no less than the first six issues. And the success of the book, I think, speaks well to that decision."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."J. Michael Straczynski 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."J. Michael Straczynski 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."J. Michael Straczynski on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."J. Michael Straczynski on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."J. Michael Straczynski on Winston Churchill
"It's been amazing to watch, because for 'Thor', which was always a mid-selling book, to be in the top ten for every single issue since the reboot is just a great compliment."
"Every time I got 'Amazing Spider-Man' or 'Fantastic Four' or another book firmly on the rails, we got pulled into some big event book or crossover and it cost momentum and messed badly with the pacing and structure of the book."
"If a person with a bullet in Dallas can change the world, imagine a person with an idea could do."
"I'm delirious with joy. It proves that if you confront the universe with good intentions in your heart, it will reflect that and reward your intent. Usually. It just doesn't always do it in the way you expect."
"I've written for every medium except poetry, at which I suck."