Les Brown Quotes | The best motivational Les Brown Quotes 2022

Les Brown is an American politician and motivational speaker who was born on 17th Feb of 1945 in Miami, Florida. Leslie Calvin Brown is the birth name of Les Brown. He was also a member of the Ohio House of Representatives between the years of 1977 to 1981. After Les Brown and his twin brother were born his biological gave him adopted when he was six months old to Mrs. Mamie Brown. While he was in his fifth grade he was forced back to go back to a grade as he was found to be disruptive in the class.


His demotion made him to be placed in the special education classes & has labelled him mentally retarded. Les Brown as an adolescent he was into the  Booker T. Washington High School in where he was impressed and was influenced by a drama and speech instructor who did encourage him. This made him go on with a pursuit for a career in radio broadcasting.


Early life, Family and Relationship

Les Brown when he was born with his twin brother Wesley in a Low-income section in Miami, Florida he was adopted by Mamie Brown. Mamie Brown was a 38-year-old woman who was a single.


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Mother: Mamie Brown

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She was working as a cafeteria attendant and a domestic assistant. He has stated that when he was declared as educable mentally retarded in the grade school he was hurt and so were his self-esteem and confidence.


After the day he got graduated from the high school, he started working in the Department of Sanitation. He also has worked as an errand boy on a radio station in Miami Beach. When he was at the station he has observed the DJ’s with the will and hope that he also will be an on-air personality someday. Later he has become a disc jockey one day when another DJ was inebriated. He got married with Gladys Knight in 1995 and they got divorced two years later which is in the year of 1997.


Success and career

Most of Les Brown’s speeches when he first started and decided to get on the public radio he was continuously unsuccessful. After the afternoon Disc Jockey was fired he was made full-time and later after his termination from the radio station he was in the election in the Ohio House of Representatives and he won the election. After he left from the Ohio State Legislature he has shifted his career to tv and he has become a tv host on the PBS.



1 As you reach your goals set new ones. That is how you grow and become a more powerful person.

2 Do what is easy and your life will be hard. Do what is hard and your life will become easy.

3 Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.

4 Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.

5 If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.

6 No matter how bad it is or how bad it gets I am going to make it.

7 The easiest thing I ever did was earn a million dollars. The hardest thing I ever did, and it took years, was believing I was capable of earning a million dollars.

8 The greatest revenge is massive success.

9 Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.

10 When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.


Les Brown Quotes | The best motivational Les Brown Quotes 2022


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