Such success can only be the result of hard work and sustained effort.
Though the success of a particular day's fishing may be a very uncertain matter, yet the local situation of the country being supposed, the general efficacy of industry in bringing a certain quantity of fish to market, taking the course of a year, or of several years together, it may, perhaps, be thought is certain enough; and it, no doubt, is so.
were once more, thanks to a subtle and wily scepticism, if not actually demonstrable, then at least no longer refutable.... Reason, the prerogative of reason, does not go so far.... Out of reality there had been made "appearance"; an absolutely false world, that of being, had been turned into reality.... The success of Kant is merely a theological success; he was, like Luther and Leibnitz, but one more impediment to German integrity, already far from steady.-- 11.
And just as if the success of these diabolical schemes was not a sufficient triumph, fortune at this moment gave the Pope a chance of superseding the Emperor in the eyes of all Europe, by inaugurating a great popular movement of which under different circumstances the Emperor would have been the natural leader.
Worldly success, measured by the accumulation of money, is no doubt a very dazzling thing; and all men are naturally more or less the admirers of worldly success.
Sidenote: How to Control Your Destiny Success is a variable term.
Possible success was a solace at a time when all he could pay for a meal was fifteen cents and he had no place to go and not a soul with whom to talk.
Could they by chance succeed in thisattempt, their success would at once be the signal for afrightful civil war, which, moreover, would immediately bringback a new system of centralisation much more oppressive than theold.
Success is the result of certain moods of mind or ways of thinking.
The great value of the Jacquard loom, however, could not be denied, and its success was only a question of time.
His success in recruiting a crew for the Daring Dream was itself proof of this.
In 1226 the Lombards, fearing that Frederick's success in the recovery of royal rights in the South was merely a prelude to his renewal of imperial claims in North Italy, revived the old Lombard League.
Many startling successes and a few unavoidable failures were the outcome of this long period of continuous work.
SUCCESS has always been the greatest liar--and the "work" itself is a success; the great statesman, the conqueror, the discoverer, are disguised in their creations until they are unrecognizable; the "work" of the artist, of the philosopher, only invents him who has created it, is REPUTED to have created it; the "great men," as they are reverenced, are poor little fictions composed afterwards; in the world of historical values spurious coinage PREVAILS.
The success it met with was beyond anything since the invention of printing.
This time it was Charles, and not the Pope, whose success was the obvious fact.
Stein’s success is another example of hard-nosed Hollywood capitalism — but the question becomes: at what price?
Success for us is the death of the intellect and of the imagination.
Think, what right have you to be scornful, whose virtue is a deficiency of temptation, whose success may be a chance, whose rank may be an ancestor's accident, whose prosperity is very likely a satire.
The greatest military success were the campaigns of General Li Kuang-li to Ferghana in 104 and 102 B.C. The result of the campaigns was to bring under tribute all the small states in the Tarim basin and some of the states of western Turkestan.
Every aesthetic success, whether in contemplation or production, is the birth of one of these possibilities with which the sense of infinite perfection is pregnant.
Success, indeed, should be our only aim; Hence bury childish griefs deep in the grave.