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The desire for success lubricates secret prostitution's in the soul.
Norman Mailer

A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Albert Schweitzer

I would like to wish Andy Robinson every success in his future career.
Francis Baron

I hate the phrase 'former porn queen.' That part of my life was a long time ago. Think of something else to call me... I'm successful in spite of my past, not because of it.
Traci Lords

Your chances of success are directly proportional to the degree of pleasure you desire from what you do. If you are in a job you hate, face the fact squarely and get out.
Michael Korda

When you get a bit older and are able to look back on it more, you realise what an incredible time it was and to have all that success at such a young age.
Zac Hanson

Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Mario Andretti

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Vincent T Lombardi

And so, at the age of thirty, I had successively disgraced myself with three fine institutions, each of which had made me free of its full and rich resources, had trained me with skill and patience, and had shown me nothing but forbearance and charity when I failed in trust.
Simon Raven

If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours
Ray Kroc

He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.
Elbert Hubbard

I hate to be a failure. I hate and regret the failure of my marriages. I would gladly give all my millions for just one lasting marital success.
J P Getty

The fame of heroes owes little to the extent of their conquests and all to the success of the tributes paid to them.
Jean Genet

The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.
Babe Ruth

Even the woodpecker owes his success to the fact that he uses his head and keeps pecking away until he finishes the job he starts
Coleman Cox

I know that this team has had tremendous success in recent years and is firmly a premiership club and I hope to contribute fully.
Bruno N'gotty

Humans can learn to like anything, that's why we are such a successful species.
Jeannette Desor

I was told over and over again that I would never be successful, that I was not going to be competitive and the technique was simply not going to work. All I could do was shrug and say 'We'll just have to see'.
Dick Fosbury

I have no doubt that Andy will make the top 10 and be a grand slam winner in the future and I wish him every success.
Mark Petchey

The power to wage war is the power to wage war successfully.
Charles E Hughes

I don't know if he [Robbie Williams] would come through the other end [of going through what he went through].

On a musical level, I know how much it keeps him together, doing this and being successful.
Gary Barlow

Sweat plus sacrifice equals success.
Charlie Finley

Success in highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which comes only to the man who has found the work he likes best.
Napoleon Hill

There is no merit in avoiding a fall by never climbing. The successful team is that which makes one plus one equal 11.
Sheikh Mohammed

Successful people turn everyone who can help them into sometime mentors.
John Crosby

Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things.
T S Eliot

I always think I'm the Tom Cruise of music - a lot of success and fans, but no critics, darling.
Jon Bon Jovi

No young man starting in life could have better capital than plenty of friends. They will strengthen his credit, support him in every great effort, and make him what, unaided, he could never be. Friends of the right sort will help him more - to be happy and successful - than much money...
Orison Swett Marden

Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality.
Henry Ward Beecher

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.
John Acton

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go
William Feather

'It is not a matter of wishing success to the victim of aggression, but of sharing his fate; one must accompany him to his death or to victory.'
Che Guavara

No man can be ideally successful until he has found his place. Like a locomotive he is strong on the track, but weak anywhere else.
Orison Swett Marden

Sometimes you learn more from failure than you do from success, and in some ways it's better to have failure at the beginning of your career, or your life.
Michael Crawford

Raising children is an uncertain thing; success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.
Democritus

Dullness in matters of government is a good sign, and not a bad one - in particular, dullness in parliamentary government is a test of its excellence, an indication of its success.
Walter Bagehot

A low morality will not sustain leadership long, its influence quickly vanishes, it cannot produce its own succession.
Chester Irving Barnard

I learned the hard way of the need to face up to this medical problem, one that is dealt with successfully by many others on a daily basis
Charles Kennedy

We would love to have the same success as the Spice Girls. They really made it. They paved the way for girl groups and we'd love to think this is our time now.
Cheryl Tweedy

Our belief in any particular natural law cannot have a safer basis than our unsuccessful critical attempts to refute it.
[Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge]
Karl Popper

This latter type of shift was successfully amplified to a considerable extent by Russian physicists using the intense light of a ruby laser whose wavelength is close to that of a transition of the potassium atom.
Alfred Kastler

My successes in the Army are owing in great measure to the manly sports of Great Britain, and one sport above all - cricket.
Arthur Wellesley Wellington

A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.
Orison Swett Marden

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
Mignon McLaughlin

The success of the wicked entices many more
Phaedrus

Success brings many to ruin.
Phaedrus

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Bill Cosby

One measure of your success will be the degree to which you build up others who work with you. While building up others, you will build up yourself.
James Casey

Success is the necessary misfortune of life, but it is only to the very unfortunate that it comes early.
Anthony Trollope

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
Lana Turner



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