When I was with the Labor Party, I'd get into trouble because the party bosses determined that some of what I wrote, or proposed to write about... →
Ayaan Hirsi Ali
An actor's popularity is fleeting. His success has the life expectancy of a small boy who is about to look into a gas tank with a lighted match.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are... →
George Allen, Sr.
Success is what you do with your ability. It's how you use your talent.
The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of... →
For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.
Some artists claim praise is irrelevant in measuring the success of art, but I think it's quite relevant. Besides, it makes me feel great.
Chris Van Allsburg
After the enormous success of All About my Mother, all the awards and everything, I wanted to start a movie in exactly the same place that I used to... →