"In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Les Brown on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Les Brown on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Les Brown on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Les Brown on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Les Brown on Abraham Lincoln
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."
"You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change."
"A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die."
"It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams."
"We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams."