Success Quotes (2128)

Quotes and citations about success

I don't think about my previous success. I'm happy that the work I've done has been very successful... view

By: Aaliyah

Guessing what the pitcher is going to throw is eighty percent of being a successful hitter. The other twenty percent is just execution... view

By: Hank Aaron

I'm a writer first and an editor second... or maybe third or even fourth. Successful editing requires a very specific set of skills, and I don't claim to have all of them at my command... view

By: Lynn Abbey

In our view, successful reform is not an event. It is a sustainable process that will build on its own successes - a virtuous cycle of change... view

By: Abdallah II

Everyone is your best friend when you are successful. Make sure that the people that you surround yourself with are also the people that you are not afraid of failing with... view

By: Paula Abdul

I hope to be involved in a successful movie script... view

By: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

As brilliant an individual that Michael Jordan was, he was not successful until he got with a good team unit... view

By: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The epic poet collaborates with the spirit of his time in the composition of his work. That is, if he is successful.. view

By: Lascelles Abercrombie

Whenever there were parties, I wasn't invited because I began to be like that character. In a way, that contributed to the success of the performance... view

By: F. Murray Abraham

Success produces success, just as money produces money... view

By: Diane Ackerman

By a series of violent shocks, the nations in succession have struggled to shake off the Past, to reverse the action of Time and the verdict of success, and to rescue the world from the reign of the dead... view

By: John Acton

I am convinced that dealing intelligently with the press is of the greatest importance to the success and effectiveness of a humanitarian mission... view

By: Alvin Adams

I always had a larger view. I'm interested in real life - my family, my friends. I have tried never to define myself by my success, whatever that is. My happiness is way beyond roles and awards... view

By: Amy Adams

I always knew I'd be in music in some sort of capacity. I didn't know if I'd be successful at it, but I knew I'd be doing something in it. Maybe get a job in a record store. Maybe even play in a band. I never got into this to be a star... view

By: Bryan Adams

No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction... view

By: Charles Kendall Adams

No one ever attains success by simply doing what is required of him... view

By: Charles Kendall Adams

There are high spots in all of our lives and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don't care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each hungers for applause... view

By: George Matthew Adams

But if republicans are to prevail, if the peace process is to be successfully concluded and Irish sovereignty and re-unification secured, then we have to set the agenda - no-one else is going to do that... view

By: Gerry Adams

Rockefeller once explained the secret of success. 'Get up early, work late - and strike oil.'.. view

By: Joey Adams

Sometimes it seems that we are successful only because we have not tried hard enough for our best. We do the hard thing, and one day we succeed, and many things are made plain to us... view

By: Maude Adams

Unless you're willing to have a go, fail miserably, and have another go, success won't happen... view

By: Phillip Adams

Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive... view

By: Scott Adams

Why do I need succession planning? I'm very alert, I'm very vibrant. I have no intention to retire... view

By: Sheldon Adelson

One is never ready for success. It consecrates and looses you at the same time... view

By: Isabelle Adjani

No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma - but we make out of them just what suits our purposes... view

By: Alfred Adler

Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety... view

By: Aeschylus

The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted... view

By: Aesop

People bitch about losing their anonymity and then get insulted when someone doesn't recognize them from whatever success they've had... view

By: Casey Affleck

We are talking now of summer evenings in Knoxville, Tennessee, in the time that I lived there so successfully disguised to myself as a child... view

By: James Agee

Clearly any film company that makes a film is always going to talk about sequels particularly if they see something as being successful, which Werewolf was... view

By: Jenny Agutter

And I think that when I finally decided to let go and let God and allow that to happen, I became a lot more successful than I could have done if I had planned it all myself... view

By: Clay Aiken

And I don't think that success can be measured by how many TV shows you're on... view

By: Clay Aiken

I think if you want to become a great football player, professional, you must give all the time one hundred percent, you must work hard - to be lucky is a good thing - but if you work hard and you give everything you will have great success... view

By: Greg Akcelrod

Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats... view

By: Amos Bronson Alcott

We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our failures were successes... view

By: Amos Bronson Alcott

Poetry is a succession of questions which the poet constantly poses... view

By: Vicente Aleixandre

The successful establishment of a buffer zone around Fort Carson will provide an example for other bases around the country as we seek to protect the training mission of the U.S. military while preserving critical habitats on our ranges... view

By: Wayne Allard

An actor's popularity is fleeting. His success has the life expectancy of a small boy who is about to look into a gas tank with a lighted match... view

By: Fred Allen

The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom... view

By: James Allen

The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it... view

By: James Allen