Quotations About / On:
Your success depends upon the reality of your vision.
Success story has many episodes
Ideas maketh man, while success changes him.
To try often leads to failure, to do often leads to success.
(Just the fact that in life when trying something, it is easy to not complete it or stay consistent, however when getting something done it is finished and has been successfully completed.)
Failure is the ability to undermine success.
(M.Zagagana and the journey continues)
The day is for mistake and error, sequence of time for success and carrying out. The one who anticipates is master of the day.
(Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832), German poet, dramatist. Sayings in Prose (posthumous).)
Disappointment, when it involves neither shame nor loss, is as good as success; for it supplies as many images to the mind, and as many topics to the tongue.
(Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), British author, lexicographer. Letter, June 26, 1775, to Hester Thrale. The Letters of Samuel Johnson, vol. 2, no. 411, ed. R. W. Chapman (1952).)
I look on that man as happy, who, when there is question of success, looks into his work for a reply, not into the market, not into opinion, not into patronage.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Worship," The Conduct of Life (1860).)
And of poetry, the success is not attained when it lulls and satisfies, but when it astonishes and fires us with new endeavours after the unattainable.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Love," Essays, First Series (1841, repr. 1847).)
I should consider it a greater success to interest one wise and earnest soul, than a million unwise and frivolous.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Letter, February 10, 1856, to Calvin H. Greene, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 410, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)