success quotes

My father was overbearing. Very controlling. He was always the way he is, even before my success. He was not always a good person. He'd play mind games to make sure I knew my place. I don't see him, which is unfortunate. But I don't have any desire to see him. I vaguely know where he is, and I don't want to know.Macaulay Culkin

There is no secret to success except hard work and getting something indefinable which we call 'the breaks.' In order for a writer to succeed, I suggest three things - read and write - and wait.Countee Cullen

I don't talk about success. I don't know what it is. Wait until I'm dead.Imogen Cunningham

Lesson from Pataki's success is: Use the political moment.Andrew Cuomo

Now I'm a painter. That was another opportunity I was able to pursue, I've been painting all my life, now it's become a second career because of my success in the movies.Tony Curtis

The film is not a success until it makes money. It's only good when there's a dollar figure attached to the box office.John Cusack

There's no right or wrong, success or failure.Miley Cyrus

Fame or perceived success - it all comes from groupthink.Chance The Rapper

I'm in the studio 24 hours a day. It's true that once you get a certain level of success, you become a target. Talk magazine should be ashamed of themselves.Sean Combs

In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time.Anthony J. D'Angelo

I'm an optimist. I hope if a movie's good that it will be a success, but as we know, that's not always true, just because of popular taste, advertising, distribution patterns - there's lots of reasons.Willem Dafoe

In Hollywood, after you get a little success, the next thing you usually get is a divorce.Dan Dailey

You cannot learn anything from success, you only learn from failure.Jim Dale

The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.Salvador Dali

I don't like Tommy on Broadway at all. I like the music, I'm pleased with Pete's success but I don't like what they've done to it.Roger Daltrey

People say we were an overnight success. It took us a year to be an overnight success.James Daly

I came to America with a dream and I made it. The dream became reality. America is built for success.Jean-Claude Van Damme

Success is not something I've wrapped my brain around. If people go to those movies, then yes, that's true, big-time success. If not, it's much ado about nothing.Matt Damon

The world is apt to judge of everything by the success; and whoever has ill fortune will hardly be allowed a good name.William Dampier

It really is impossible not to like him. His success was his failure.Arthur C. Danto