"My literary success meant nothing to me."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Taylor Caldwell 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."Taylor Caldwell 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."Taylor Caldwell on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Taylor Caldwell on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Taylor Caldwell on Winston Churchill
"People are scared to death of dying. I am the opposite."
"Though I am a Catholic, a professing one, I have serious doubts about the survival of the human personality after death."
"My dreams are all follies."
"I wanted to acquire an education, work extremely hard and never deviate from my goal, to make it."
"I am deeply convinced that happiness does not exist in this world."