"After I won the Oscar, my salary doubled, my friends tripled, my children became more popular at school, my butcher made a pass at me, and my maid hit me up for a raise."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Shirley Jones 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."Shirley Jones 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."Shirley Jones on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Shirley Jones on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Shirley Jones on Winston Churchill