" It takes 20 years to make an overnight success. "
- Eddie Cantor
" Whatever obstacle comes your way, you gotta be prepared to jump over it! And I think that's what separates the legends from the regular artists. It's all in how you manage that success, and how you deal with the controversy when it actually comes. "
- Akon
" Humor has bailed me out of more tight situations than I can think of. If you go with your instincts and keep your humor, creativity follows. With luck, success comes, too. "
- Jimmy Buffett
" Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats. "
- Amos Bronson Alcott
" Life is bigger than cinema. Cinema is just a part of life, so I never take success or failure seriously. "
- Pawan Kalyan
" Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed. "
- Emily Dickinson
" Every day, every year, every new season is a reset from the last, and you are still hungry for success, to do things better and better. "
- Fernando Alonso
" My success isn't a result of arrogance - it's a result of belief. "
- Conor McGregor
" People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved. "
- Anne Sullivan
" The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life - mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical. "
- Julius Erving
" As kids we're not taught how to deal with success; we're taught how to deal with failure. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. If at first you succeed, then what? "
- Charlie Sheen
" When you win, nothing hurts. "
- Joe Namath
" The difference between us and them, between you and success, is not that you never fail, but it's how you recover from those failures - is that you keep getting up time and time again. You figure out what you did wrong, and then you make it right. I say that to my kids every day. "
- Michelle Obama
" If we study learning as a data science, we can reverse engineer the human brain and tailor learning techniques to maximize the chances of student success. This is the biggest revolution that could happen in education, turning it into a data-driven science, and not such a medieval set of rumors professors tend to carry on. "
- Sebastian Thrun
" The key to success is to find things that you have a passion for and would enjoy doing, even if you weren't getting paid to do it. "
- Andre Iguodala
" Like success, failure is many things to many people. With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order and prepare to try again. "
- W. Clement Stone
" Success is the best revenge. I always feel women should answer back either with their sarcasm or success. "
- Kangana Ranaut
" Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside. "
- Mark Twain
" Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success. "
- Joyce Brothers
" Rockefeller once explained the secret of success. 'Get up early, work late - and strike oil.' "
- Joey Adams
" The road to success is always under construction. "
- Lily Tomlin
" Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library. "
- Henri Frederic Amiel
" I strongly believe that through dedication and perseverance, one can overcome adversity to achieve success. It is a privilege to accept membership in the Horatio Alger Association, an organization which promotes this principle. "
- Ginni Rometty
" Good planning is important. I've also regarded a sense of humor as one of the most important things on a big expedition. When you're in a difficult or dangerous situation, or when you're depressed about the chances of success, someone who can make you laugh eases the tension. "
- Edmund Hillary
" As a negotiator, you should strive for a reputation of being fair. Your reputation precedes you. Let it precede you in a way that paves success. "
- Christopher Voss
" A huge amount of success in life comes from learning as a child how to make good habits. It's good to help kids understand that when they do certain things habitually, they're reinforcing patterns. "
- Charles Duhigg
" Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack. "
- Sun Tzu
" Since self-control is vital to reaching long-term goals, befriending people with willpower could be the secret to success. Whether you're tempted to skip that workout at the gym, or you're considering blowing this month's budget, spending time with a disciplined friend could boost your motivation to maintain healthy habits. "
- Amy Morin
" Obedience brings success; exact obedience brings miracles. "
- Russell M. Nelson
" Be careful of success; it has a dark side. "
- Robert Redford