Quotes about Success

“The person who gets the farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.”
-Dale Carnegie

“Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity presented to them. They have developed the opportunity that was at hand.”
— Bruce Barton

“Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, So go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because remember that?s where you will find success.”
– Thomas J. Watson

“The successful always has a number of projects planned, to which he looks forward. Anyone of them could change the course of his life overnight.”
-Mark Caine

There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.”
– Christopher Morley

“When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, this is happiness, this is success.”
Orison Swett Marden

“The great successful men of the world have used their imagination? They think ahead and create their mental picture in all its details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that a bit, but steadily building – steadily building.”
Robert Collier

“Success doesn’t come to you?You go to it.”Marva Collins

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.” Vincent T. Lombardi

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
Euripides

They can because they think they can.
Virgil

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Thomas Jefferson

Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself.
Theodore T. Hunger

We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired to glory.
Cicero

The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
Frank Loyd Wright

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan

A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience.
Elbert Hubbard

There is only one success–to be able to spend your life in your own way.
Christopher Morley

Success is sweet: the sweeter if long delayed and attained through manifold struggles and defeats.
A. Branson Alcott

The secret of success is to know something nobody else knows.
Aristotle Onassis

The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed in these two: common-sense and perseverance.
Owen Feltham

Failures do what is tension relieving, while winners do what is goal achieving.
Dennis Waitley

Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases.
Jeremy Collier

I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure–which is: Try to please everybody.
Herbert Bayard Swope

Success does not consist in never making blunders,but in never making the same one a second time.
Josh Billings

The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Earl of Beaconsfield

Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration and inspiration.
Evan Esar

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
Jospeph Addison

Impatience never commanded success.
Edwin H. Chapin

The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.
Henry W. Longfellow

To climb steep hills requires a slow pace at first.
William Shakespeare

Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.
Albert Einstein

The man who makes a success of an important venture never wails for the crowd. He strikes out for himself. It takes nerve, it takes a great lot of grit; but the man that succeeds has both. Anyone can fail. The public admires the man who has enough confidence in himself to take a chance. These chances are the main things after all. The man who tries to succeed must expect to be criticized. Nothing important was ever done but the greater number consulted previously doubted the possibility. Success is the accomplishment of that which most people think can’t be done.
C. V. White

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
Robert Collier

To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Motivation will almost always beat mere talent. – Norman R. Augustine

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down. – Unknown

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. – Henry Ford

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Abraham Lincoln

A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Albert Schweitzer

A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind.
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

To follow, without halt, one aim: There’s the secret of success.
Anna Pavlova

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
Anna Quindlen

Of course there is no formula for success except perhaps an unconditional acceptance of life and what it brings.
Arthur Rubinstein

Find somebody to be successful for. Raise their hopes. Think of their needs.
Barack Obama

Why be a man when you can be a success?
Bertolt Brecht

I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Bill Cosby

What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
Bob Dylan

The person who makes a success of living is the one who see his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
Confucius

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough

Envy was just the tax you paid on success.
David Nicholls

Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you’re not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.
David Rockefeller

Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.
Dr. David M. Burns

We succeed only as we identify in life, or in war, or in anything else, a single overriding objective, and make all other considerations bend to that one objective.
Dwight D. Eisenhower

When I was younger I thought success was something different. I thought, ” When I grow up, I want to be famous. I want to be a star. I want to be in movies. When I grow up I want to see the world, drive nice cars. I want to have groupies.” But my idea of success is different today. For me, the most important thing in your life is to live your life with integrity and not to give into peer pressure, to try to be something that you’re not. To live your life as an honest and compassionate person. To contribute in some way.
Ellen DeGeneres

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
Euripides

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Thomas Jefferson

I’ve come to embrace the notion that I haven’t done enough in my life. I’ve come to confirm that one’s title, even a title like president of the United States, says very little about how well one’s life has been led. No matter how much you’ve done or how successful you’ve been, there’s always more to do, always more to learn, and always more to achieve
Barack Obama

Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself.
Theodore T. Hunger

The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
Frank Loyd Wright

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Success is sweet: the sweeter if long delayed and attained through manifold struggles and defeats.
A. Branson Alcott

The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed in these two: common-sense and perseverance.
Owen Feltham

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Vince Lombardi

Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases.
Jeremy Collier

The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.
Henry W. Longfellow

To climb steep hills requires a slow pace at first.
William Shakespeare

Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.
Albert Einstein

The man who makes a success of an important venture never wails for the crowd. He strikes out for himself. It takes nerve, it takes a great lot of grit; but the man that succeeds has both. Anyone can fail. The public admires the man who has enough confidence in himself to take a chance. These chances are the main things after all. The man who tries to succeed must expect to be criticized. Nothing important was ever done but the greater number consulted previously doubted the possibility. Success is the accomplishment of that which most people think can’t be done.
C. V. White

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There’s no use being a damn fool about it.
W.C. Fields

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
Robert Collier

“Courage is the discovery that you may not win, and trying when you know you can lose.”
Tom Krause

Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time.”
Arnold H. Glasgow quotes

“A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.”
John Maxwell

“Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be”George Sheehan

“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.”
Mark Victor Hansen

The leaders we revere and the businesses that last are generally not the result of a narrow pursuit of popularity or personal advancement, but of devotion to some bigger purpose. That’s the hallmark of real success. The other trapping of success might be the by product of this larger mission, but it can’t be the central thing.
Barack Obama

“You are the embodiment of the information you choose to accept and act upon. To change your circumstances you need to change your thinking and subsequent actions.”Adlin Sinclair quotes (British born Businessman, motivational speaker and Humanitarian, )

“Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat.”
Malcolm S. Forbes

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”Herman Cain quotes (American business man, author and speaker)

“Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.” Orison Swett Marden

“Success is focusing the full power of all you are on what you have a burning desire to achieve.”
Wilfred Peterson

“Success comes in cans; failure in can’ts”- Anonymous

“For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.”
Harry F. Banks quotes

“To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you”
Tony Dorsett

“Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.”
Zig Ziglar

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”
Colin Powell

“The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.”Mark Caine

“Success is a ladder that cannot be climbed with your hands in your pocket”

“The road to success is always under construction”
Lily Tomlin(American Actress and Comedian)

“Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.”
Jim Rohn (American Speaker and Author)

“Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.”
Winston Churchill (British Orator, Author and Prime Minister)

“For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now? .”
James Allen

“Success is largely a matter of holding on after others have let go”-Anonymous

“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude”
Zig Ziglar

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”
Winston Churchill

“Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.”-Anonymous-

“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success”
Napoleon Hill

“The best way to succeed in this world is to act on the advice you give to others”-Anonymous-


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