The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
By : Gustave Flaubert
It doesn't really matter if this movie's a success or not, because it's already out there.
By : Roland Emmerich
Golf is a matter of confidence. If you think you cannot do it, there is no chance you will.
By : Henry Cotton
I did not come into contact with any Muslim before I embraced Islam. I read the Qur'an first and realized no person is perfect, Islam is perfect, and if we imitate the conduct of the Holy Prophet... we will be successful.
By : Cat Stevens
If I were sufficiently romantic I suppose I'd have killed myself long ago just to make people talk about me. I haven't even got the conviction to make a successful drunkard.
By : John Dos Passos
I was feeling a lot of confidence, so I wanted to take advantage of that and keep playing.
By : Gabriela Sabatini
Even if you're improvising, the fact that beforehand you know certain things will work helps you make those improvisations successful. It really helps to have a certain amount of knowledge about musical structure.
By : John Cale
Part of the success of This American Life, I think, is due to the fact that none of us sound like we should be on the radio. We don't sound professional
By : Sarah Vowell
My dad was very successful running midgets in Texas. Then, his two drivers ran into some bad luck. People started saying that Daddy had lost his touch. That it was the cars and not the drivers. I wanted to race just to prove all those people wrong.
By : A. J. Foyt