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Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game, one foot from a winning touch down.
Ross Perot

Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife.
Groucho Marx

The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success?
Larry Flynt

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

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

There is something about the literary life that repels me, all this desperate building of castles on cobwebs, the long drawn acrimonious struggle to make something important which we all know will be gone forever in a few years, the miasma of failure which is to me almost as offensive as the cheap gaudiness of popular success.
Raymond Chandler

He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much
Bessie Stanley

The key to sitcom success is miserable people. If you see a happy couple, it's just gone, like when Sam and Diane got together on Cheers.
Matthew Perry

An exaggerated competitive attitude is inculcated into the student, who is trained to worship acquisitive success as a preparation
Albert Einstein

Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.
Henry Ford

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

If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ existed, which could not possibly have been formed by numerous, successive, slight modifications, my theory would absolutely break down. But I can find out no such case.
Charles Darwin

To be successful, keep looking tanned, live in an elegant building (even if you're in the cellar), be seen in smart restaurants (even if you only nurse one drink) and if you borrow, borrow big.
Aristotle Onassis

The influential man is the successful man, whether he be rich or poor.
Orison Swett Marden

There is no so much information out there on the internet, myriads of the stuff, that dissemination of what you want is the key to success.
Mark Fletcher

The world tolerates conceit from those who are successful, but not from anybody else.
John Blake

There are few successful adults who were not first successful children.
Alexander Chase

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?
Anthony Robbins

A man can stand anything except a succession of ordinary days.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
Gustav Flaubert

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

And I am ready, I think, to help this country move into its new generation where I think the challenges we face are ones that, because of the values that bind us as a country together, we are uniquely able to say that we are going to be one of the great global success stories of the future
Gordon Brown

The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill; and to win it without a struggle were perhaps to win it without honour. If there were no difficulties there would be no success; if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved.
Samuel Smiles

A good title is the title of a successful book. And a bad title is the title of a book that is not successful!
Robert Gallagher

We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our failures were successes.
Amos Bronson Alcott

It comes down to the fact that a movie is only as good as its script. [on what it takes to have a successful movie]
Curtis Hanson

Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.
David Bly

My life, my career has been like a roller coaster. I've either been an enormous success or just a down-and-out failure.
Judy Garland

Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.
Henri-Frederic Amiel

The success of the wicked tempts many to sin
Phaedrus

The magic formula that successful businesses have discovered is to treat customers like guests and employees like people.
Tom Peters

I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.
George Burns

Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.
John Dewey

It is fantastic to have achieved the success and I'm thankful to the fans for it.
Corinne Bailey Rae

I've never been able to contemplate failure. Success is everything.
Raymond Blanc

'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

Andrew [Lloyd-Webber] you have taken a great risk... who is going to be your Joseph? [the unknown being hiring a former understudy and getting the BBC to give weeks and weeks of free publicity to the show therefore guaranteeing its success]
Graham Norton

Pray that success will not come any faster than you are able to endure it.
Elbert Hubbard

Biologically the species is the accumulation of the experiments of all its successful individuals since the beginning.
H G Wells

I have been very careful to put forward new ideas - on tackling inequality, extending democratic reform and the green agenda, because I think these are all absolutely fundamental to a successful next period of office for Labour
Peter Hain

To many a man, and sometimes to a youth, there comes the opportunity to choose between honorable competence and tainted wealth. The young man who starts out to be poor and honorable, holds in his hand one of the strongest elements of success.
Orison Swett Marden

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Vidal Sassoon

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

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

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

Success sometimes can really bite you in the shorts
Donny Osmond

All serial killers want to win. They choose victims they can kill successfully.
Pat Brown

You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Dale Carnegie

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

The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success
Bruce Feirstein



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