success quotes

People in their early 20s are not often considered the target demographic for new plays; musicals have had much more success in exploring that coming-of-age period of life.Paul Downs Colaizzo

People think because I've got some success, I've made it, but in my eyes it's like, 'How long has Jay Z been in the business? How many albums has he got?' Not that I'm trying to be Jay Z, but I am trying to be around for a long time.J. Cole

I'm used to adversity and working really well in difficult situations. It was hard for me to accept the success.Paula Cole

When you're a plebeian you want success, and when you're successful you want to be a plebeian again.Paula Cole

That was the most exciting period, I think: at first, when you get the success on that really large scale.Phil Collen

Success is the sum of small efforts - repeated day in and day out.Robert Collier

Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself.Robert Collier

The first principle of success is desire - knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.Robert Collier

I sang in the coffee houses of the country in the early '60s with no idea of success in terms of records or television. I just thought I was a storyteller. I didn't even think of myself as a singer.Judy Collins

The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary.Charles Caleb Colton

Constant success shows us but one side of the world; adversity brings out the reverse of the picture.Charles Caleb Colton

It was good to be a kid because I did not realise all the things that came with the success. Going to the Games, I was asked what I expected to do.Nadia Comaneci

The same practice was continued every evening through the whole course, and with the same success. Many individuals expressed their gratification at having discovered such simple means of relieving the tedium of a long discourse.George Combe

People have always thought that I wasn't ambitious. They judged by appearances and were fooled. I was competitive. I wanted success and was willing to work for it.Perry Como

Learning to celebrate success is a key component of learning how to win in the market.Douglas Conant

I think the changeup has become more popular recently by pitchers like Pedro Martinez and the success he had with it.David Cone

Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.Confucius

The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later.Confucius

Daniel Goleman has proven that two-thirds of the success in business is based upon our Emotional Intelligence as opposed to our IQ or our level of experience. As we look for the next crop of future CEOs, maybe it's time for America's corporations to start interviewing grads from the psychology master's programs rather than the M.B.A. programs.Chip Conley

The secret of success is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore.Cyril Connolly