Success Quotes

The Art we look at is made by only a select few. A small group create, promote, purchase, exhibit and decide the success of Art. Only a few hundred people in the world have any real say. When you go to an Art gallery you are simply a tourist looking at the trophy cabinet of a few millionaires...

Banksy

Self-belief does not necessarily ensure success, but self-disbelief assuredly spawns failure.

Albert Bandura

Of course Im delighted that Fun Home has met with such success, but it still strikes me as very unlikely that an odd, cerebral story about a lesbian and her closeted gay suicidal mortician father would have struck a chord with anyone but me.

Alison Bechdel

I was taught to strive not because there were any guarantees of success but because the act of striving is in itself the only way to keep faith with life

Albright, Madeleine

You are ordained to recognize the Imams (the right successors of the Holy Prophet) and to obey them.

Ali bin Abu-Talib

I had never thought of advertising as a life work, though I had on the side, written some very successful copy.

Bruce Fairchild Barton

I say its realism, bearing on mind Harold Rosenbergs wicked remark that realism is one of fifty-seven varieties of decoration. What about the term experimental, which is often applied to your work? Its not quite a hostile remark, but it does contain within it the notion of the failed experiment. Something like Bone Bubbles was, yes, an experiment and although I wouldnt suggest it was wholly successful, I thought it worth publishing. Its something I do along with a number of other things.

Donald Barthelme

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.

Alexander Graham Bell

Any great work of art ... revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world the extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air.

Leonard Bernstein

The problem of destroying enemy rockets in flight has been successfully solved in our country.

Sergei Semenovich Biriuzov

Wealth is the sinews of success.

Bion of Borysthenes

When seagull droppings landed on my head at a campaign event at Bowers Beach two days before Election Day, I chose to read it as a sign of a coming success.

Joseph Robinette

In the hour of its greatest success, Europe seems to have become empty inside, paralyzed by a life-threatening crisis to its health and dependent on transplants.

Pope Benedict XVI

The toughest thing about success is that you've got to keep on being a success.

Irving Berlin

I've never sought success in order to get fame and money; it's the talent and the passion that count in success.

Ingrid Bergman

It's flattering being compared to Will Smith because he's successful and brilliant at what he does and he's a nice and funny guy. But at the end of the day, I want to be known as Richard Blackwood.

Richard Blackwood

I dont think artists should be sponsored. You should not rely on grants. You either make a success of your art or you dont. I worked as an artist for a number of years without making much money I have never had any financial backing in that way. Things are now very good for me but for a lot of the time things were not.

Sir Peter Thomas Blake

Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise ... specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine.

Allan David Bloom

Wayne put me right here, thats who I get the paper wit. I hope that my success never alters our relationship.

Drake

Nothing fails like success, because we do not learn anything from it. We only learn from failure, but we do not always learn the right things from failure.

Kenneth Ewart Boulding

Well, you know, I never really sit back like 'I'm good enough at this, lets stop working on it.' My attitude has always been if you get better and you see success, that should motivate you to work even harder so thats kind of how I approached everything.

Taylor Swift

My parents raised me to never feel like I was entitled to success.That you have to work for it. You have to work so hard for it. And sometimes then you don't even get where you need to go.

Taylor Swift

Earth to Bella - You're treading water successfully. But are you really? Don't you want to see the deep? It's not so hard. Just forgive yourself and feel the water open in.

Brandon Boyd

A minute's success pays the failure of years.

Robert Browning

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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