"The most absurd and reckless aspirations have sometimes led to extraordinary success."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Luc de Clapiers 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."Luc de Clapiers 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."Luc de Clapiers on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Luc de Clapiers on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Luc de Clapiers on Winston Churchill
"Patience is the art of hoping."
"The art of pleasing is the art of deception."
"The things we know best are the things we haven't been taught."
"Our failings sometimes bind us to one another as closely as could virtue itself."
"There is nothing that fear and hope does not permit men to do."