"Rockefeller once explained the secret of success. 'Get up early, work late - and strike oil.'"
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Joey Adams 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."Joey Adams 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."Joey Adams on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Joey Adams on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Joey Adams on Winston Churchill
"If you break 100, watch your golf. If you break 80, watch your business."
"If it weren't for the fact that the TV set and the refrigerator are so far apart, some of us wouldn't get any exercise at all."
"Do not worry about avoiding temptation. As you grow older it will avoid you."
"A psychiatrist asks a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing."
"Marriage is give and take. You'd better give it to her or she'll take it anyway."