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It's the men behind who ''make'' the man ahead.

Author: Merle Crowell


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. [On the prospects for his 1997 movies The Rainmaker and Good Will Hunting]

Author: Matt Damon (1959)

Profession: American Actor, Screenwriter

Real success is not on the stage, but off the stage as a human being, and how you get along with your fellow man.

Author: Sammy Davis Jr. (1925-1990)

Profession: American Actor, Dancer, Singer

The road to success runs uphill.

Author: Willie Davis

Profession: American Football Player

To succeed means that you may have to step out of line and march to the sound of your own drummer.

Author: Keith Degreen

Profession: American Author

Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.

Author: Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)

Profession: American Poet

I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.

Author: Walt Disney (1901-1966)

Profession: American Artist, Film Producer

Every man has a right to be conceited until he is successful.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Success is the child of audacity.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

The secret of success is consistency of purpose.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

To succeed… you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Author: Tony Dorsett (1954)

Profession: American Football Player

When a man has done his best, has given his all, and in the process supplied the needs of his family and his society, that man has made a habit of succeeding.

Author: Mack R. Douglas


The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it's the same problem you had last year.

Author: John Foster Dulles (1888-1959)

Profession: American Republican Secretary of State

Be awfully nice to them going up, because you're gonna meet them all coming down.

Author: Jimmy Durante (1893-1980)

Profession: American Comedian

Success is not something you get out of what you do.

Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer