A band can define their own success.
In the animal kingdom, the rule is, eat or be eaten; in the human kingdom, define or be defined.
Others do not define you - you define yourself through your words and actions.
I express myself through clothes, but clothes don't define me.
To define a thing is to substitute the definition for the thing itself.
People used to define me as a futurist designer, but, you know, the future is now for me.
Don't let others define you. You define yourself.
The way I define what I do is, basically, I do whatever I want.
If you let society and your peers define who you are, you're the less for it.
Define yourself radically as one beloved by God.
It's the choices that you make and the things that you're willing to accept and not accept that define who you are.
I don't remember a time when I didn't define myself as a writer.