It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like?
A lot of people told me that I'm committing musical suicide with my sound.
For unflagging interest and enjoyment, a household of children, if things go reasonably well, certainly all other forms of success and achievement lose their importance by comparison.
Success didn't spoil me; I've always been insufferable.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
At Princeton I gained a great deal of pleasure from success in my classes. knowing that I could accomplish those things, and I realized that my success was directly proportionate to the work I put in.
When they take surveys of women in business, of the Fortune 500, the successful women, 80% of them, say they were in sports as a young woman.
Success depends in a very large measure upon individual initiative and exertion, and cannot be achieved except by a dint of hard work.
We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness.
In all history there is no war which was not hatched by the governments, the governments alone, independent of the interests of the people, to whom war is always pernicious even when successful.
I would have preferred to be successful here with a piece that cost me a huge amount of money and effort... rather than sending to Bohemia some ordinary works.
The only thing worse than suffering an injustice is committing an injustice.
Ford didn't know what to do with Mister Roberts that wasn't repeating what was successful in New York. He was trying to do things to the play that would be his in the film.
She's the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success wrong by wrong.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life?
The more successful the villain, the more successful the picture.
I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything.
Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.
Whoever conquers a free town and does not demolish it commits a great error and may expect to be ruined himself.
Until you have cultivated the habit of saying some kind word of those whom you do not admire, you will be neither successful nor happy.
You want to have a critical success and you want people to go see it. It's disappointing if something's well reviewed and no one goes to see it.
But I like not these great success of yours; for I know how jealous are the gods.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.