Celebrated Blacks share their thoughts on the bittersweet taste of achievement.

Accomplishments have no color.
Leontyne Price

Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Maya Angelou

All great achievements require time.
Maya Angelou

It's quite highly possible that I have peaked. I mean, I just can't imagine what else I could do beyond this. It's really a bittersweet kind of feeling.
Will Smith

This is something that I've wanted for so long, and for it to finally come to fruition is amazing.