"It's so interesting how success hits people and how they react to it."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."John Mayer 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."John Mayer 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."John Mayer on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."John Mayer on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."John Mayer on Winston Churchill
"You get to a certain age where you prepare yourself for happiness. Sometimes you never remember to actually get happy."
"Look, demanding somebody do anything in this day and age is not going to fly."
"I was very successful from a very early age, and I want to keep it."
"If you get half a million, at a certain stage you probably will get 4 million people, if they are able to hear it. The touring thing is unbelievable. It really is amazing from what we did the last tour even to what we are doing now."
"I look away at car crashes, and I know people who look away at car crashes, because it makes us uncomfortable to watch other people in pain."