Success Quotes (2128)

Quotes and citations about success

Everyone has a breaking point, turning point, stress point, the game is permeated with it. The fans don't see it because we make it look so efficient. But internally, for a guy to be successful, you have to be like a clock spring, wound but not loose at the same time... view

By: Dave Winfield

And I found out, the other part of it is that I found out and in my desire to life successfully, that baseball fit very well into my life. It's been a great teacher, trainer, mentor and you'll see what I mean in the next few minutes that I have to speak... view

By: Dave Winfield

What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life, but in other people's lives... view

By: Oprah Winfrey

You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it... view

By: Oprah Winfrey

I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it... view

By: Jonathan Winters

The idea that one might derive satisfaction from his or her successful work, because that work is ingenious, beautiful, or just pleasing, has become ridiculed... view

By: Niklaus Wirth

Experience shows that the success of a programming course critically depends on the choice of these examples... view

By: Niklaus Wirth

You look back on films sometimes and if they have not been as all-out successful as you anticipated you try to find reasons why maybe it didn't come off for audiences as well as you would have liked... view

By: Robert Wise

Success comes to a writer as a rule, so gradually that it is always something of a shock to him to look back and realize the heights to which he has climbed... view

By: P. G. Wodehouse

Sudden success in golf is like the sudden acquisition of wealth. It is apt to unsettle and deteriorate the character... view

By: P. G. Wodehouse

I wish to express my hope that the efforts of our nations, nationalities and peoples in the direction of the development of our democratic order will be successful... view

By: Girma Woldegiorgis

The ad revenues still go up because nothing dependably delivers the eyeballs that successful series do... view

By: Dick Wolf

Everybody knows things are not the same. The people running the TV end of a major vertically integrated company know how much money a successful show can make... view

By: Dick Wolf

Their argument is that most shows are losers, which is true, but it's also disingenuous to say, 'We are not going to take the risk unless it is totally covered by the few successful shows that are out there.'.. view

By: Dick Wolf

We planted bugs, microphones, in premises which interested us in the West. We weren't too successful - I would have said unfortunately in former years, but I don't care anymore now... view

By: Markus Wolf

Possessed with a full confidence of the certain success which British valor must gain over such enemies, I have led you up these steep and dangerous rocks, only solicitous to show you the foe within your reach... view

By: James Wolfe

I congratulate you, my brave countrymen and fellow soldiers, on the spirit and success with which you have executed this important part of our enterprise... view

By: James Wolfe

You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity... view

By: Thomas Wolfe

You know, you want everything you do, obviously, to be a success critically and commercially. But what you find out as you go along is that everything won't... view

By: Lee Ann Womack

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... view

By: Lee Ann Womack

That said, I should also add that I learned a great deal from being allowed in these privileged circles and am grateful for the opportunity to have worked closely with some of the most powerful and successful people in the business including Steven Spielberg and Ted Turner... view

By: Douglas Wood

Well, I started thinking about what you were saying about how your movies need to make a profit. Now, what is the one thing, if you put it in a movie, it'll be successful?.. view

By: Ed Wood

Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming... view

By: John Wooden

Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts... view

By: John Wooden

Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming... view

By: John Wooden

I did envisage being this successful as a player, but not all the hysteria around it off the golf course... view

By: Tiger Woods

I am an enthusiast, but not a crank in the sense that I have some pet theories as to the proper construction of a flying machine. I wish to avail myself of all that is already known and then, if possible, add my mite to help on the future worker who will attain final success... view

By: Wilbur Wright

In Aristotle the mind, regarded as the principle of life, divides into nutrition, sensation, and faculty of thought, corresponding to the inner most important stages in the succession of vital phenomena... view

By: Wilhelm Wundt

But then, if the war continues after that, I have no expectation of success... view

By: Isoroku Yamamoto

You don't have to show people how successful you are... view

By: Martin Yan

Well, you know, if you get into the profession because you think you can make a lot of money, you can never become successful... view

By: Martin Yan

Control success before it controls you... view

By: Dwight Yoakam

The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success... view

By: Paramahansa Yogananda

Success can't be forced... view

By: Loretta Young

The reason we shot it was that the script was geared to Las Vegas and it was something commercial that we wanted to have in the can in case Butterfly was a success and we needed a follow-up... view

By: Pia Zadora

You know, it's not the people in Hollywood who go to see movies that will make a movie successful.. view

By: Pia Zadora

For marriage to be a success, every woman and every man should have her and his own bathroom. The end... view

By: Catherine Zeta-Jones

There are successful scholars, public-spirited scholars, upright scholars, cautious scholars, and those who are merely petty men... view

By: Xun Zi

I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles... view

By: Zig Ziglar

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands... view

By: Zig Ziglar