SUCCESS QUOTES III

quotations about success

Success quote

Integrity is so perishable in the summer months of success.

VANESSA REDGRAVE, attributed, Good-bye Baby and Amen

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The best revenge is massive success.

FRANK SINATRA, attributed, 1,600 Quotes & Pieces of Wisdom That Just Might Help You Out When You're Stuck In a Moment and Can't Get Out Of It!

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Nothing changes your opinion of a friend so surely as success -- yours or his.

FRANKLIN P. JONES, Saturday Evening Post, November 29, 1953

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Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.

VICKI BAUM, Grand Hotel

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Neither failure nor success has the power to change your inner state of Being.

ECKHART TOLLE, The Power of Now

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They must try who would succeed.

THEOCRITUS, "The Two Ladies of Syracuse"

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When things go well, you should be suspicious. When things go exceptionally well, start sniffing for the dog crap on the bottom of your shoe.

ROB THURMAN, Nightlife

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Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them.

ALBERT CAMUS, The Fall

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A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

BOB DYLAN, Weekly World News, October 1, 1996

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Success is an easy road (when gained).

EDWARD COUNSEL, Maxims

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

SATCHEL PAIGE, attributed, Wisdom for the Soul: Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing

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The logic of worldly success rests on a fallacy: the strange error that our perfection depends on the thoughts and opinions and applause of other men! A weird life it is, indeed, to be living always in somebody else's imagination, as if that were the only place in which one could at last become real!

THOMAS MERTON, The Seven Storey Mountain

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It is a great presumption to ascribe our successes to our own management, and not to esteem ourselves upon any blessing, rather as it is the bounty of heaven, than the acquisition of our own prudence.

JOSEPH ADDISON, The Spectator, February 5, 1712

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Success is a hidden jewel, and is found but by a few.

EDWARD COUNSEL, Maxims

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Success: a marvelous stimulant, bubbling with inspiration and incitement. But for all except the few who are strong and steadfast, there lurks beneath the effervescence a subtle poison.

SAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS, Success: A Novel

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Success does not mean happiness: it means an unusual number of industrious enemies.

EDGAR WATSON HOWE, Country Town Sayings

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The squalid cash interpretation put on the word success -- is our national disease.

WILLIAM JAMES, letter to H. G. Wells, September 11, 1906

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Constant success shows us but one side of the world; for, as it surrounds us with friends, who will tell us only our merits, so it silences those enemies from whom alone we can learn our defects.

CHARLES CALEB COLTON, Lacon

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Success is more dangerous than failure, the ripples break over a wider coastline.

GRAHAM GREENE, London Independent, April 4, 1991

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The worst use that can be made of success is to boast of it.

ARTHUR HELPS, Thoughts in the Cloister and the Crowd

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