Success Quotes (2128)

Quotes and citations about success

I passionately believe that's it's not just what you say that counts, it's also how you say it - that the success of your argument critically depends on your manner of presenting it... view

By: Alain de Botton

The musicians are really on board, they're doing a great job together. There is some kind of a good chemistry, I would say affectionate chemistry and it's a huge promise of success... view

By: Lucien Bouchard

The most successful ideological effects are those which have no need for words, and ask no more than complicitous silence... view

By: Pierre Bourdieu

The reason I'm travelling so much is because of reasons that weren't completely planned. Several of the shows became successful and were invited to go to other places and they've all happened at similar times... view

By: Matthew Bourne

In ambition, as in love, the successful can afford to be indulgent toward their rivals. The prize our own, it is graceful to recognize the merit that vainly aspired to it... view

By: Christian Nestell Bovee

Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts... view

By: Erskine Bowles

And I don't believe that women can successfully have it all. I really don't... view

By: Lara Flynn Boyle

You know, the bigger you get and the more success you have, the more people you can fill your house with to tell you how great you are. You can do that... view

By: Lara Flynn Boyle

Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in... view

By: Bill Bradley

You know, I think I still have a sense that no matter what you do, no matter what you achieve, no matter how much success you have, no matter how much money you have, relationships are important... view

By: Ed Bradley

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... view

By: David Brainerd

My definition of success is control... view

By: Kenneth Branagh

To guarantee success, act as if it were impossible to fail... view

By: Dorthea Brande

By going over your day in imagination before you begin it, you can begin acting successfully at any moment... view

By: Dorthea Brande

All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this: Act as if it were impossible to fail. That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right about face which turns us from failure to success... view

By: Dorthea Brande

Well, I think that there's a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you're likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line... view

By: Richard Branson

Grammys, American Music Awards, successful albums, I'd pick my kids any day over any of it... view

By: Toni Braxton

Always remember that striving and struggle precede success, even in the dictionary... view

By: Sarah Ban Breathnach

Why be a man when you can be a success?.. view

By: Bertolt Brecht

I think the Iraqi people have shown extraordinary patience and courage in the last few months. They have really put a political system on the way to success, to a real democracy here... view

By: Paul Bremer

Entrepreneurs with disabilities are overwhelmingly successful... view

By: David Brenner

No matter how well you do, no matter how successful you are, they're always going to criticize you... view

By: Todd Bridges

I think that you have to do everything you can do to empower girls when they are young, from their education, to their successful independence, to their sexual self-knowledge... view

By: Susie Bright

Hey, nothing grows to the sky. There will be a successor movement. Right now it's nascent... view

By: Peter Brimelow

Obviously everyone wants to be successful, but I want to be looked back on as being very innovative, very trusted and ethical and ultimately making a big difference in the world... view

By: Sergey Brin

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him... view

By: David Brinkley

You must intensify and render continuous by repeatedly presenting with suggestive ideas and mental pictures of the feast of good things, and the flowing fountain, which awaits the successful achievement or attainment of the desires... view

By: Claude M. Bristol

Thought is the original source of all wealth, all success, all material gain, all great discoveries and inventions, and of all achievement... view

By: Claude M. Bristol

If you're successful in what you do over a period of time, you'll start approaching records, but that's not what you're playing for. You're playing to challenge and be challenged... view

By: Lou Brock

Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves... view

By: Charlotte Bronte

We will have bigger bureaucracies, bigger labor unions, and bigger state-run corporations. It will be harder to be an entrepreneur because of punitive taxes and regulations. The rewards of success will be expropriated for the sake of attaining greater income equality... view

By: Arthur C. Brooks

The truth is that relative income is not directly related to happiness. Nonpartisan social-survey data clearly show that the big driver of happiness is earned success: a person's belief that he has created value in his life or the life of others... view

By: Arthur C. Brooks

The more control you have over your life, the more responsible you feel for your own success - or failure... view

By: Arthur C. Brooks

The system that enables the most people to earn the most success is free enterprise, by matching up people's skills, interests, and abilities. In contrast, redistribution simply spreads money around. Even worse, it attenuates the ability to earn success by perverting economic incentives... view

By: Arthur C. Brooks

The man who has the courage of his platitudes is always a successful man... view

By: Van Wyck Brooks

The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top... view

By: Joyce Brothers

A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success... view

By: Joyce Brothers

My college degree was in theater. But the real reason, if I have any success in that milieu, so to speak, is because I spent a lot of years directing, I spent a lot of years behind the camera... view

By: Alton Brown

Behind every successful man there's a lot of unsuccessful years... view

By: Bob Brown

My success was not based so much on any great intelligence but on great common sense... view

By: Helen Gurley Brown