Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
By : Orison Swett Marden
I am very aware now that music is a business, but there is also a way to go about making music that is true to yourself as opposed to doing, you know, just going through the motions and making things that would just be commercially successful.
By : Ronnie Montrose
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
By : Vince Lombardi
The only success worth one's powder was success in the line of one's idiosyncrasy... what was talent but the art of being completely whatever one happened to be?
By : Henry James
As to my success here I cannot say much as yet: the Indians seem generally kind, and well-disposed towards me, and are mostly very attentive to my instructions, and seem willing to be taught further.
By : David Brainerd
Success is like winning the sweepstakes or getting killed in an automobile crash. It always happens to somebody else.
By : Allan Sherman
I'm sorry that it was all so successful. I honestly didn't mean it to happen like that. It's hardly surprising that people grew to hate me.
By : Phil Collins
I think you can have moderate success by copying something else, but if you really want to knock it out of the park, you have to do something different and take chances.
By : Lee Ann Womack
America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
By : Sigmund Freud
I'm a catalyst for change. You can't be an outsider and be successful over 30 years without leaving a certain amount of scar tissue around the place.
By : Rupert Murdoch