— Ingrid Bergman Film actress from Sweden 1915 - 1982
— Dale Carnegie American writer and lecturer 1888 - 1955
Variant: Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
— Beverly Lewis American writer 1949
Source: The Judgment
„The happiness at getting what you want is not usually commensurate with the worry leading up to it.“
Source: Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood
— Dave Sim Canadian cartoonist, creator of Cerebus 1956
Source: Church & State volume I (1987), p. 296
— Sheryl Crow American musician and actress 1962
— Jimmy Stewart American film and stage actor 1908 - 1997
„A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.“
— Bob Dylan American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and artist 1941
Variant: A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.
„Success is doing what you want to do, when you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want.“
— Anthony Robbins Author, actor, professional speaker 1960
— Chinmayananda Saraswati Indian spiritual teacher 1916 - 1993
Quotations from Gurudev’s teachings, Chinmya Mission Chicago
„Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.“
— Albert Schweitzer French-German physician, theologian, musician and philosopher 1875 - 1965
Variant: Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
„If you want to be successful, it's just this simple. Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing. And believe in what you are doing.“
— Will Rogers American humorist and entertainer 1879 - 1935
„I want to talk to you. I want to listen to you. I want to walk with you and, yes, I want you in my bed. That's what I want today. That's what I'll want in a hundred years. If you promise to be my wife forever, I will pledge myself to your happiness.“
— Christina Dodd American writer 1957
Source: Rules of Attraction
„There is a serious discrepancy between what we really wants, and what we usually do to get what we think we want. What we really want is to fill the hole inside and become complete, and what we do is look for success and growth outside.“
— Ilchi Lee South Korean businessman 1950
Source: Change: Realizing Your Greatest Potential
„I will be what I want. But I will have to want what I'll be. Success is in having success, not conditions for success.“
Ibid., p. 122
The Book of Disquiet
Original: Serei o que quiser. Mas tenho que querer o que for. O êxito está em ter êxito, e não em ter condições de êxito.