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Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success; for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles.
The ladder of success in Hollywood is usually a press agent, actor, director, producer, leading man; and you are a star if you sleep with each of them in that order. Crude, but true.
How does one measure the success of a museum?
J. Paul Getty
Success is a beast. And it actually puts the emphasis on the wrong thing. You get away with more instead of looking within.
Sometimes people take it for granted that they had success, especially nowadays when you have instant stardom. A lot of people feel entitlement and nobody is entitled to anything.
There's no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it?
It is not the possession of truth, but the success which attends the seeking after it, that enriches the seeker and brings happiness to him.
Money does not guarantee success.
Success is not how many zeroes your bank account has. It's about making the most of the life you have.
Young man, the secret of my success is that an early age I discovered that I was not God.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
The proud depend upon the world to tell them whether they have value or not. Their self-esteem is determined by where they are judged to be on the ladders of worldly success. They feel worthwhile as individuals if the numbers beneath them in achievement, talent, beauty, or intellect are large enough.
Ezra Taft Benson
In the United States there's a Puritan ethic and a mythology of success. He who is successful is good. In Latin countries, in Catholic countries, a successful person is a sinner.
Rockefeller once explained the secret of success. 'Get up early, work late - and strike oil.'
I'd love to win trophies, be in movies, have a body of work I'm proud of and find a way to enjoy it along the way. Success is probably a more of a complicated thing than that.
I don't know what keeps me going. Sometimes I wonder... I think it's just pure perseverance and wanting to succeed and having that burning desire to always have success.
I'm different, and I have to be a warrior to be that way. But I have had some success; I hope I have touched the lives of some wonderful people, all by being what I see as myself but some others people see as different.
I hate the idea of success robbing you of your private life.
My success and my misfortunes, the bright and the dark days I have gone through, everything has proved to me that in this world, either physical or moral, good comes out of evil just as well as evil comes out of good.
I always think I'm the Tom Cruise of music - a lot of success and fans, but no critics, darling.
Jon Bon Jovi
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
George Allen, Sr.
Failure is simply the non-presence of success. But a fiasco is a disaster of mythic proportions.
The media says that equality for women has arrived, but if you look around, you still don't see girls playing guitars and having success with it.
Success is just being happy. And I try so many different things. I do a lot of different things. Because I think God has helped me to love myself. I know who God is, and I love God.
There's more to life than success, and if you can try to be more well-rounded, you'll be able to enjoy your success more. It won't own you or control you.
Breast cancer deaths in America have been declining for more than a decade. Much of that success is due to early detection and better treatments for women. I strongly encourage women to get a mammogram.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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