"Despite the success cult, men are most deeply moved not by the reaching of the goal but by the grandness of the effort involved in getting there - or failing to get there."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Max Lerner 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."Max Lerner 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."Max Lerner on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Max Lerner on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Max Lerner on Winston Churchill
"The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little."
"Either men will learn to live like brothers, or they will die like beasts."
"You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace."
"The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt."
"A world technology means either a world government or world suicide."