"Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Marilyn vos Savant 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."Marilyn vos Savant 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."Marilyn vos Savant on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Marilyn vos Savant on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Marilyn vos Savant on Winston Churchill
"Be able to live alone, even if you don't want to and think you will never find it necessary."
"Understand why casinos and racetracks stay in business - the gambler always loses over the long term."
"Be able to back up a car for a considerable distance in a straight line and back out of a driveway."
"Know how to travel from your town to a nearby town without a car, either by bus or by rail."
"I think change is possible, but only for individuals who were never truly gay in the first place and who have a strong personal motivation to recover their heterosexuality."