"The very first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."William Osler 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."William Osler 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."William Osler on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."William Osler on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."William Osler on Winston Churchill
"The philosophies of one age have become the absurdities of the next, and the foolishness of yesterday has become the wisdom of tomorrow."
"Observe, record, tabulate, communicate. Use your five senses. Learn to see, learn to hear, learn to feel, learn to smell, and know that by practice alone you can become expert."
"To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals - this alone is worth the struggle."
"Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability."
"There is no more difficult art to acquire than the art of observation, and for some men it is quite as difficult to record an observation in brief and plain language."