"How can they say my life is not a success? Have I not for more than sixty years got enough to eat and escaped being eaten?"
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Logan P. Smith 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."Logan P. Smith 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."Logan P. Smith on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Logan P. Smith on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Logan P. Smith on Winston Churchill
"The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of the blood."
"What is more mortifying than to feel that you have missed the plum for want of courage to shake the tree?"
"If you want to be thought a liar, always tell the truth."
"We need two kinds of acquaintances, one to complain to, while to the others we boast."
"People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading."