550 Success Quotes That Will Make You A Better Person

We always thought that having a lot of money and being happy was the key, this mindset was the exact reason that why most of us does not getting anywhere. We all know the importance of goals and the best way to define success is hitting your goals.

To make your life successful and to achieve your goals you have to dream big. This is really simple: You should have a big dream in mind of what success will look like, if you have the idea to begin something. Imagination needs to lead to organized planning.

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If you are serious about reaching your maximum potential and becoming great at what you do. you will find the time to define what success means for you. There is power in speaking your dreams out loud. As long as you believe you are on the right path you need energy and courage to never look back and propel yourself forward.  One thing you need to remember, if you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.


“Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you’re willing to pay the price. Vince Lombardi”

“We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery. Samuel Smiles”

“Try not to become a man of success, but a man of value. Look around at how people want to get more out of life than they put in. A man of value will give more than he receives. Be creative, but make sure that what you create is not a curse for mankind. Albert Einstein”

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. Michael Jordan”

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. Thomas Alva Edison”

“I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours. Henry David Thoreau”

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded. Ralph Waldo Emerson”

“My mother said to me, “If you become a soldier, you’ll be a general; if you become a monk, you’ll end up as the Pope.” Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso. Pablo Picasso”

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

“If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right. Henry Ford”

“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose. Bill Gates (Microsoft)”

“The secret of success is to do the common things uncommonly well. John D. Rockefeller”

“That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. Abraham Lincoln”

“Success in life comes not from holding a good hand, but in playing a poor hand well. Denis Waitley”

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. Maya Angelou”

“I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. Thomas Jefferson”

“I wanted to be successful, not famous. George Harrison (The Beatles)”

“Before anything else, preparation is the key to success. Alexander Graham Bell”

“All you need is ignorance and confidence and the success is sure. Mark Twain”

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. Winston Churchill”

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. Robert F. Kennedy”

“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get. Dale Carnegie”

“Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing. Vince Lombardi”

“Nothing succeeds like success. Alexandre Dumas”

“I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things. Walt Disney”

“There are no gains without pains. Benjamin Franklin”

“Action is the foundational key to all success. Pablo Picasso”

“Celebrate your successes. Find some humor in your failures. Sam Walton (Walmart)”

“Success is not forever and failure isn’t fatal. Don Shula”

“If you’re going through hell, keep going. Winston Churchill”

“Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it. Salvador Dali”

“The path to success is to take massive, determined action. Tony Robbins”

“Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will. Nelson Mandela”

“Success is my only option, failure’s not. Eminem”

“80% of success is showing up. Woody Allen”

“The best revenge is massive success. Frank Sinatra”

See also: Maya Angelou quotes


“Greatness is not in where we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it – but sail we must and not drift, nor lie at anchor. Oliver Wendell Holmes”

“The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spends himself in a worthy cause, who at best knows achievement and who at the worst if he fails at least fails while daring greatly so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat. Theodore Roosevelt”

“To me success means effectiveness in the world, that I am able to carry my ideas and values into the world – that I am able to change it in positive ways. Maxine Hong Kingston”

“Winners are not afraid of losing. But losers are. Failure is part of the process of success. People who avoid failure also avoid success. Robert Kiyosaki”

“You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance. Lou Holtz”

“I long to accomplish a great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker. Helen Keller”

“Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I’ll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I’ll give you a stock clerk. J. C. Penney”

“Be hungry for success, hungry to make your mark, hungry to be seen and to be heard and to have an effect. And as you move up and become successful, make sure also to be hungry for helping others. Arnold Schwarzenegger”

“What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose. Margaret Thatcher”

“No one who strives to bring new life to something significant should be too quick to abandon the hope that he will succeed. Robert Walser”

“The heights by great men reached and kept, were not attained by sudden flight, but they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow”

“Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control over the odds. As you begin to master concepts in personal achievement, you are increasing your odds of achieving success. Bo Bennett”

“The most successful men in the end are those whose success is the result of steady accretion. Alexander Graham Bell”

“Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. Booker T. Washington”

“I measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her fellow human beings. Margaret Mead”

“Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning. Denis Waitley”

“The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it. Henry Ford”

“The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments. Gustave Flaubert”

“Those who are successful overcome their fears and take action. Those who aren’t submit to their fears and live with regrets. Jay-Z”

“Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours. Orison Swett Marden”

“You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one. James A. Froude”

“Successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at. Don Marquis”

“How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone. Coco Chanel”

“If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. Jim Rohn”

“Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire. Arnold H. Glasow”

“Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in. Bill Bradley”

“When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat. Nelson Mandela”

“Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result. Oscar Wilde”

“Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content. Louis L’Amour”

“Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments. Henry Ward Beecher”

“Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can. Richard Bach”

“Why be a king, when you can be a god? Eminem”

“The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity. Ayn Rand”

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“The true success is the person who invented himself. Al Goldstein”

“Success is not in what you have, but who you are. Bo Bennett”

“Forget the past. Nelson Mandela”

“Applause waits on success. Benjamin Franklin”

“Success has always been a great liar. Friedrich Nietzsche”

“Success tempts many to their ruin. Phaedrus”

“I’m the most successful bad player ever. Andy Roddick”

“Don’t stress about press if you want success.”

“Integrity is so perishable in the summer months of success. Vanessa Redgrave”

See also: education and learning quotes


“The great person is one who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. Ralph Waldo Emerson”

“Success in life is founded upon attention to the small things rather than to the large things; to the every day things nearest to us rather than to the things that are remote and uncommon. Booker T. Washington”

“There is only one kind of success that really matters: the success of transforming ourselves, transforming our afflictions, fear, and anger. This is the kind of success, the kind of power, that will benefits us and others without causing any damage. Thich Nhat Hanh”

“The success or failure of a life, as far as posterity goes, seems to lie in the more or less luck of seizing the right moment of escape. Alice James”

“Success is full of promise till one gets it, and then it seems like a nest from which the bird has flown. Henry Ward Beecher”

“Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed. To comprehend a nectar – requires sorest need. Emily Dickinson”

“Success is blocked by concentrating on it and planning for it… Success is shy – it won’t come out while you’re watching. Tennessee Williams”

“Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody. Lucius Annaeus Seneca”

“We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success. Henry David Thoreau”

“The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success? Larry Flynt”

“Success – keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep. Walter Scott”

“Conquer, but don’t triumph. Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach”

“Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things. T. S. Eliot”

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it. Henry David Thoreau”

“The depth of your mythology is the extent of your effectiveness. John C. Maxwell”

“Success is a consequence and must not be a goal. Gustave Flaubert”

“The success of any great moral enterprise does not depend upon numbers. William Lloyd Garrison”

“To be successful be ahead of your time, but only a little. Mason Cooley”

“Practice like you’ve never won. Perform like you’ve never lost. Bernard F. Asuncion”

“Success and failure are equally disastrous. Tennessee Williams”

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“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these. George Washington Carver”

“Those who succeed and are happy know that the goal is to be authentic and memorable and make a difference, not to be understood and liked by everyone. Neil Strauss”

“All my growth and development led me to believe that if you really do the right thing, and if you play by the rules, and if you’ve got good enough, solid judgment and common sense, that you’re going to be able to do whatever you want to do with your life. Barbara Jordan”

“Happiness is not always through success. Equally, the constant pursuit of success is sure unhappiness. But we have to find the balance. Amy Chua”

“This is the final test of a gentleman: his respect for those who can be of no possible value to him. William Lyon Phelps”

“A person is a success if they get up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. Bob Dylan”

“Success isn’t always going to be a huge contract; success is going to be if you just live out your purpose in life. Allan Houston”

“We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent. Barack Obama”

“Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement. Ernest Dimnet”

“Often it’s the little, daily decisions – the ones you make hour by hour – that mean the difference between success and failure. Mary Kay Ash”

“Sometimes I worry about being a success in a mediocre world. Lily Tomlin”

“Sometimes success comes in ways you don’t expect. Ben Barnes”

“You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing. Dale Carnegie”

“Life fundamentally does not change depending on work or fame or success. Anson Mount”

“Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood. Helen Keller”

“We reveal our joys and successes, we conceal our pain. Jesse Jackson”

“Everything I’ve ever done was out of fear of being mediocre. Chet Atkins”

“Behind every successful person lies a pack of haters. Eminem”

“Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed. Corita Kent”

“I don’t just want to be successful I want to have fun. Julie Brown”

“Success can be obviously a two way street. Chris Noth”

See also: leadership quotes


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

“Good people are good because they’ve come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know. William Saroyan”

“Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats. Amos Bronson Alcott”

“Those who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try nothing and succeed. Lloyd Jones”

“It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success; they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done. Samuel Smiles”

“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success. Dale Carnegie”

“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time. George Bernard Shaw”

“Real successful people are the ones who don’t even bother about obstacles because they know exactly what they want.”

“Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success. Bo Bennett”

“Success is more dangerous than failure, the ripples break over a wider coastline. Graham Greene”

“The world doesn’t always give what you want, but it often gives you what you need. Naval Ravikant”

“Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe. Navjot Singh Sidhu”

“Before success comes in any man’s life, he’s sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That’s exactly what the majority of men do. Napoleon Hill”

“No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure. Napoleon Hill”

“The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. Dale Carnegie”

“Despite the successes, you remember the failures – rather lovingly. Harold Prince”

“Obstacles are placed in our way to see if what we want is really worth fighting for.”

“If you try a bunch of things, you often learn more from failure than success. Elon Musk”

“The road to success is always under construction. Lily Tomlin”

“Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors. Aldous Huxley”

“Without failure there is no sweetness in success. There’s no understanding of it. Glenn Beck”

“It is on our failures that we base a new and different and better success. Havelock Ellis”

“Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the mouth. Mike Tyson”

“It’s how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success. Charlotte Whitton”

“Once you can accept failure, you can have fun and success. Rickey Henderson”

“We can be truly successful only at something we’re willing to fail at. Mark Manson”

“I think success has no rules, but you can learn a great deal from failure. Jean Kerr”

“A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success. Bo Bennett”

See also: Tim Ferriss quotes


“I believe that people who don’t achieve anything in life are isolated and resent those that are successful. Manuel Puig”

“The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration. Pearl S. Buck”

“Successful organizations, including the Military, have learned that the higher the risk, the more necessary it is to engage everyone’s commitment and intelligence. Margaret J. Wheatley”

“The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it. Pearl S. Buck”

“The success of each of us benefits us all, and the success of us all benefits each of us individually. Walter Ulbricht”

“You can accomplish a lot of things if you’re self-driven, but 10X more when you know the right people.”

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success. Henry Ford”

“Success is the one unpardonable sin against our fellows. Ambrose Bierce”

“Success comes when people act together; failure tends to happen alone. Deepak Chopra”

“Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them. Albert Camus”

“People are the key to success or extraordinary success. Azim Premji”

“All those who are around me are the bridge to my success, so they are all important. Manny Pacquiao”

“Nothing reinforces a professional relationship more than enjoying success with someone. Harold Ramis”

“My mum always told me 95 per cent of success was partnering well. Marc Anthony”

“The keystone of successful business is cooperation. Friction retards progress.”

“Being a part of success is more important than being personally indispensable. Pat Riley”

More failure quotes


“Successful people are 100% convinced that they are masters of their own destiny, they’re not creatures of circumstance, they create circumstance, if the circumstances around them suck they change them. Jordan Belfort (The Wolf Of Wall Street)”

“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. Swami Vivekananda”

“Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. Swami Sivananda”

“My will shall shape the future. Whether I fail or succeed shall be no man’s doing but my own. I am the force; I can clear any obstacle before me or I can be lost in the maze. My choice; my responsibility; win or lose, only I hold the key to my destiny. Elaine Maxwell”

“All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose. Brian Tracy”

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

“The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. Cecil B. DeMille”

“You’ve got to be success minded. You’ve got to feel that things are coming your way when you’re out selling; otherwise, you won’t be able to sell anything. Benjamin Jowett”

“A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He creates favorable conditions. His own inherent force and energy compel things to turn out as he desires. Orison Swett Marden”

“If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success. James Cameron”

“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way. Robert Kiyosaki”

“Success is not a destination, but the road that you’re on. Being successful means that you’re working hard and walking your walk every day. You can only live your dream by working hard towards it. That’s living your dream. Marlon Wayans”

“The first principle of success is desire – knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed. Robert Collier”

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. Pele”

“I planned my success. I knew it was going to happen. Erykah Badu”

“Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself. Robert Collier”

“See the things that you want as already yours. Rhonda Byrne”

“Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in and day out. Robert Collier”

“Thought impregnated with lovebecomes invincible. Charles Haanel”

“Whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive. Matthew 21:22”

“Every thought of yours is a real thing – a force. Rhonda Byrne”

“Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become. Jim Rohn”

“I’ve always known I would be a success, but I was surprised at the way it came. Eva Gabor”

More humility quotes


“The most important aspect of my personality as far as determining my success goes; has been my questioning conventional wisdom, doubting experts and questioning authority. While that can be painful in your relationships with your parents and teachers, it’s enormously useful in life. Larry Ellison”

“What would you like the most on your tombstone? ‘She/he was famous’ or ‘she/he was a kind and loving friend’? Maxime Lagacé”

“Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Bruce Lee”

“Don’t expect your friend to be a perfect person. But, help your friend to become a perfect person. That is true friendship! Mother Teresa”

“No kid is unsmart. Every kid’s a genius at something. Our job is to find it. And then encourage it. Robin Sharma”

“Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts. Albert Einstein”

“If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. Roald Dahl”

“Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity. Edwin Hubbel Chapin”

“Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning. Diane Ackerman”

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go! Dr. Seuss”

“Don’t let what you can’t do stop you from doing what you can do. John Wooden”

“Winning doesn’t always mean being first. Winning means you’re doing better than you’ve done before. Bonnie Blair”

“Give the world the best you have, and the best will come to you. Madeline Bridge”

“Nothing is particularly hard if you break it down into small jobs. Henry Ford”

“You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. A.A. Milne”

“It doesn’t matter how slowly you go – as long as you don’t stop! Confucius”

“You don’t have to show people how successful you are. Martin Yan”

“Fall seven times, stand up eight. Japanese Saying”

“No-one knows what he can do until he tries. Publilius Syrus”

“Pulling someone down will never help you reach the top.”

“Be silly, be honest, be kind. Ralph Waldo Emerson”

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out? Dr. Seuss”

More wisdom quotes


“People think at the end of the day that a man is the only answer [to fulfillment]. Actually a job is better for me. Princess Diana”

“Orison Swett Marden A woman who is self-reliant, positive, optimistic, and undertakes her work with the assurance of success magnetizes her condition. She draws to herself the creative powers of the universe.”

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. Helen Keller”

“Cat Deeley Success is hard in general for most women. We now have such busy lives, and we’re told we can do everything – you know, we can have the relationship and the marriage and the kids and the career.”

“I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist. Virginia Rometty (IBM)”

“I don’t believe in guilt, I believe in living on impulse as long as you never intentionally hurt another person, and don’t judge people in your life. I think you should live completely free. Angelina Jolie”

“I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough. Marissa Mayer (Google, Yahoo)”

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. Maya Angelou”

“Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live. Anne Sweeney (Walt Disney)”

“Do one thing every day that scares you. Eleanor Roosevelt (First Lady of The US from 1933 to 1945)”

“We cannot change what we are not aware of, and once we are aware, we cannot help but change. Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook)”

“It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. J.K Rowling”

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. Anais Nin”

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. Ayn Rand”

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Helen Keller”

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love. Mother Teresa”

“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you. Oprah Winfrey”

“I’m fearless, I don’t complain. Even when horrible things happen to me, I go on. Sofia Vergara”

“Done is better than perfect. Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook)”

“Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life. Sophia Loren”

“When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful. Malala Yousafza”

“Knowing what must be done does away with fear. Rosa Parks”

“I want to be more successful as a mother than I am in show business. Celine Dion”

“Don’t live life in the past lane. Samantha Ettus”

“I was smart enough to go through any door that opened. Joan Rivers”

“If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more. Erica Jong”

“If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. Katharine Hepburn”

“One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman. Simone de Beauvoir”

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. Mae West”

More deep quotes


“The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it. Jordan Belfort (Wolf Of Wall Street)”

“A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man. Lana Turner”

“To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice. Henry Ward Beecher”

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. David Brinkley”

“Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit. W. Clement Stone”

“A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He creates favorable conditions. His own inherent force and energy compel things to turn out as he desires. Orison Swett Marden”

“Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen. Wayne Huizenga”

“As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information. Benjamin Disraeli”

“Behind every successful man is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law. Hubert H. Humphrey”

“Behind every successful man there’s a lot of unsuccessful years. Bob Brown”

“The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. Dale Carnegie”

“Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law. Hubert H. Humphrey”

“Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife. Groucho Marx”

“The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it. Roger Babson”

“A successful man is built of 1,000 failures. Ray Allen”

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

More short quotes


“So I feel like success is opportunity plus preparation, so work begets work, and as long as you’re prepared it’s going to continue to come your way. Anthony Mackie”

“Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity. William Menninger”

“The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary. Charles Caleb Colton”

“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”

“One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes. Benjamin Disraeli”

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

“The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life – mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical. Julius Erving”

“There is no scientific answer for success. You can’t define it. You’ve simply got to live it and do it. Anita Roddick”

“The secret of success is sincerity. Jean Giraudoux”

“One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation. Arthur Ashe”

“Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. Jim Rohn”

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

“Success follows doing what you want to do. There is no other way to be successful. Malcolm Forbes”

“The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear. Brian Tracy”

“Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses. Marilyn vos Savant”

“Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe. Norman Vincent Peale”

“Success in any endeavor depends on the degree to which it is an expression of your true self. Ralph Marston”

“The key is over time. Success is built sequentially. It’s one thing at a time. Gary Keller”

“Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success. Martha Stewart”

“Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal. Charles Buxton”

“Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something. Morihei Ueshiba”

“Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time. Arnold H. Glasow”

“Integrity is the essence of everything successful. R. Buckminster Fuller”

“Singleness of purpose is essential for success in life. John D. Rockefeller”

“Success has a simple formula: do your best, and people may like it. Sam Ewing”

“The secret of success is constancy of purpose. Benjamin Disraeli”

“The key to my success has been to give up everything for my dream. John H. Johnson”

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“Living our life deeply and with happiness, having time to care for our loved ones – this is another kind of success, another kind of power, and it is much more important. Thich Nhat Hanh”

“The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible – and achieve it, generation after generation. Pearl S. Buck”

“The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say ‘no’ to almost everything. Warren Buffett”

“I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time. Herbert Bayard Swope”

“You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity. Thomas Wolfe”

“The successful people of this world take life as it comes. They just go out and deal with the world as it is. Ben Stein”

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

“It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. Herman Melville”

“I do not pray for success, I ask for faithfulness. Mother Teresa”

“Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. George S. Patton”

“The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it. Criss Jami”

“The people who succeed are irrationally passionate about something. Naval Ravikant”

“To be able to look back upon one’s life in satisfaction, is to live twice. Kahlil Gibran”

“Success is leaving a good path, or even better, leaving no path at all.”

“Failure is success in progress. Albert Einstein”

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself. Leonardo da Vinci”

“Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect. Ralph Waldo Emerson”

“My success is not who I am. Judith Guest”

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

“I don’t dwell on success. Maybe that’s one reason I’m successful. Calvin Klein”

“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus. Bruce Lee”

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. Truman Capote”

“Success is never accidental. Jack Dorsey (Twitter)”

“The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.”

“90% of your plans are going to fail no matter what you do. Get used to it. Mark Manson”

“A minute’s success pays the failure of years. Robert Browning”

“My secret for success? I don’t know what the hell success means. Al Lewis”

“If you have no critics you’ll likely have no success. Malcolm X”

“Behind every successful man there’s a lot of unsuccessful years. Bob Brown”

“Be content to act, and leave the talking to others. Baltasar (This is one of my favorite success quote. Leave a reply here and let me know what’s yours!)”

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“Success is like winning the sweepstakes or getting killed in an automobile crash. It always happens to somebody else. Allan Sherman”

“I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite. G. K. Chesterton”

“People get successful and they start saying, ‘Well of course I am! I was chosen! I’m special!’ No, you’re not. Louis C. K”

“A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man. Lana Turner”

“Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside. Mark Twain”

“Don’t confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other. Erma Bombeck”

“A successful marriage isn’t necessarily one that lasts until you’re dead. Ellen Barkin”

“The secret to success is to offend the greatest number of people. George Bernard Shaw”

“When I prayed for success, I forgot to ask for sound sleep and good digestion. Mason Cooley”

“I’m finding that success is way more time-consuming than failure ever was. Emma Donoghue”

“If I die prematurely I shall be saved from being bored to death at my own success. Samuel Butler”

“Success is always less funny than failure. Jon Ronson”

“Success comes in cans; failure in can’ts. Wilfred Peterson”

“Success isn’t everything but it makes a man stand straight. Lillian Hellman”

“Success is dependent upon the glands – sweat glands. Zig Ziglar”

“Success is when the checks don’t bounce. Andy Warhol”

“It’s our nature: Human beings like success but they hate successful people. Carrot Top”

“Success is a great deodorant. Elizabeth Taylor”

“Successful people have libraries. The rest have big screen TVs. Jim Rohn”

“I don’t deserve this award, but I have arthritis and I don’t deserve that either. Jack Benny”

“Pray that success will not come any faster than you are able to endure it. Elbert Hubbard”

“The more successful the villain, the more successful the picture. Alfred Hitchcock”

“What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins. Gene Fowler”

“Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure. Earl Wilson”

“The worst part of success is to try finding someone who is happy for you. Bette Midler”

“No burden is so heavy for a man to bear as a succession of happy days. Max Planck”

“If success is a habit, it is a hard one to acquire. Mason Cooley”

“Every man has a right to be conceited until he is successful. Benjamin Disraeli”

“In Hollywood a marriage is a success if it outlasts milk. Rita Rudner”

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“I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non successful entrepreneurs is pure perseverance. It is so hard, you pour so much of your life into this thing, there are such rough moments in time, that most people give up. I don’t blame them, it’s really tough. Steve Jobs”

“Making your mark on the world is hard. If it were easy, everybody would do it. But it’s not. It takes patience, it takes commitment, and it comes with plenty of failure along the way. The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere. Barack Obama”

“I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen. Frank Lloyd Wright”

“We all naturally want to become successful… we also want to take shortcuts. And it’s easy to do so, but you can never take away the effort of hard work and discipline and sacrifice. Apolo Ohno”

“Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success. Dale Carnegie”

“I can’t imagine a person becoming a success who doesn’t give this game of life everything he’s got. Walter Cronkite”

“No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.”

“Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure. Benjamin Disraeli”

“I’m not one of those people who thinks they simply deserve success. I have the drive to work. Bridget Moynahan”

“The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability as opposed to resilience and hard work, we will be brittle in the face of adversity. Joshua Waitzkin”

“A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements. Orison Swett Marden”

“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”

“The harder you work for something you love, the more meaningful your life becomes.”

“I gave up a lot of things in exchange for my success. Billy Sheehan”

“Not doing more than the average is what keeps the average down. William M. Winans”

“Perseverance – a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success. Ambrose Bierce”

“Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day. Jim Rohn”

“Success comes from curiosity, concentration, perseverance and self-criticism. Albert Einstein”

“Success is steady progress toward one’s personal goals. Jim Rohn”

“Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win. Bernadette Devlin”

“My success just evolved from working hard at the business at hand each day. Johnny Carson”

“A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.”

“Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal. Earl Nightingale”

“People just don’t understand how obsessed I am with winning. Kobe Bryant”

“Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying. W. Clement Stone”


“I was working eighteen hours a day, seven days a week, trying to build a business, expand our coverage, and bring in investors. But my life, I realized, was out of control. In terms of the traditional measures of success, which focus on money and power, I was very successful. But I was not living a successful life by any sane definition of success. I knew something had to radically change. I could not go on that way. Arianna Huffington”

“The ideals which have lighted me on my way and time after time given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been truth, goodness, and beauty… The ordinary objects of human endeavour – property, outward success, luxury – have always seemed to me contemptible. Albert Einstein”

“To live the lives we truly want and deserve, and not just the lives we settle for, we need a Third Metric, a third measure of success that goes beyond the two metrics of money and power, and consists of four pillars: well-being, wisdom, wonder and giving. Arianna Huffington”

“Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. And it will leave you unfulfilled. Barack Obama”

“Real success is know about money, it’s about making an positive impact in the world.”

“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little. Franklin D. Roosevelt”

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. David Brinkley”

“That should be the measure of success for everyone. It’s not money, it’s not fame, it’s not celebrity; my index of success is happiness. Lupe Fiasco”

“Top 15 things money can’t buy: Time. Happiness. Inner Peace. Integrity. Love. Character. Manners. Health. Respect. Morals. Trust. Patience. Class. Common sense. Dignity. Roy T. Bennett”

“What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life, but in other people’s lives. Oprah Winfrey”

“Too many people spend money they earned..to buy things they don’t want..to impress people that they don’t like. Will Rogers”

“If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to. Dorothy Parker”

“Real riches are the riches possessed inside. B. C. Forbes”

“While money can’t buy happiness, it certainly lets you choose your own form of misery. Groucho Marx”

“Money does not guarantee success. Jose Mourinho”

“A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money. John Ruskin”

“Don’t think money does everything or you are going to end up doing everything for money. Voltaire”

“Fortune sides with him who dares. Virgil”

“Money is like manure. It stinks when you pile it; it grows when you spread it. JRD Tata”

“Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. Epictetus”

“Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion. Tony Hsieh”

“A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart. Jonathan Swift”

“Frugality includes all the other virtues. Cicero”

“Success and money can really be quite blinding. Jim Harrison”


“You are great. Already. Whether you realize it or not. Whether anybody else realizes it or not. And it’s not because you launched an iPhone app, or finished school a year early, or bought yourself a sweet-ass boat. These things do not define greatness. Mark Manson”

“The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful. Swami Vivekananda”

“One should guard against preaching to young people success in the customary form as the main aim in life. The most important motive for work in school and in life is pleasure in work, pleasure in its result and the knowledge of the value of the result to the community. Albert Einstein”

“Integrity is more valuable than income. Honor is richer than fame. Self-Worth is wealthier than net worth. Robin Sharma”

“I must admit that I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings. Margaret Mead”

“The man who has done his level best… is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure. B. C. Forbes”

“My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. She said that achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others, and that’s nice, too, but not as important or satisfying. Always aim for achievement and forget about success. Helen Hayes”

“For some, success and happiness mean popularity, noise, having the spotlight. For others, it means peace, wisdom, silence, doing what’s important to you and making an impact. Maxime Lagacé”

“Love the moment. Flowers grow out of dark moments. Therefore, each moment is vital. It affects the whole. Life is a succession of such moments and to live each, is to succeed. Corita Kent”

“If I have been of service, if I have glimpsed more of the nature and essence of ultimate good, if I am inspired to reach wider horizons of thought and action, if I am at peace with myself, it has been a successful day. Alex Noble”

“The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer. Henry David Thoreau”

“What we’re beginning to recognize now is that success is not always about doing more, but also about doing better, and we do better when we’re connected to our inner wisdom, strength, and intuition. Arianna Huffington”

“Do your best when no one is looking. If you do that, then you can be successful in anything that you put your mind to. Bob Cousy”

“To follow without halt, one aim; there is the secret of success. And success? What is it? I do not find it in the applause of the theater; it lies rather in the satisfaction of accomplishment. Anna Pavlova”

“Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?”. Brian Tracy”

“I don’t believe the most successful people are the ones who got the best grades, got into the best schools, or made the most money. Ben Stein”

“I don’t work for the others, I work for myself. And I chose the way to work for myself. But working for myself, that means working for the society. If you really want to work for yourself, think about the others, the DT time, making sure you help others, because only when the other people are successful, when the other people are happy, you’ll be successful, you’ll be happy. Jack Ma”

“Success is about honour, feeling morally calibrated, absence of shame, not what some newspaper defines from an external metric. Nassim Nicholas Taleb”

“Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming. John Wooden”

“The successful man doesn’t use others, other people use the successful man, for above all the success is of service. Mark Caine”

“Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking. Bernard Baruch”

“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. Arthur Ashe”

“Neither self nor wealth can be measured in terms of what you consume or own. Rolf Potts”

“Success is about enjoying what you have and where you are, while pursuing achievable goals. Bo Bennett”

“Success in anything is through happiness. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi”

“Being best is a false goal, you have to measure success on your own terms. Damien Hirst”

“Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed. Vaclav Havel”

“Success is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile, personal goals. Paul J. Meyer”

“We must do our work for its own sake, not for fortune or attention or applause. Steven Pressfield”

“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. Kahlil Gibran”

“I think people often confuse success with fame and stardom. Brenda Blethyn”

“The measure of success is happiness and peace of mind. Bobby Davro”

“Modesty should be typical of the success of a champion. Major Taylor”

“True success is having done his best to be his best.”

“Fame and success are very different things. Enya”

“True success, true happiness lies in freedom and fulfillment. Dada Vaswani”


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“Success unshared is failure. John Paul DeJoria”

“When it comes to success, there are no shortcuts. Bo Bennett”

“Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you. David Roads”

“Success is the child of audacity. Benjamin Disraeli”

“Measure your success according to fun and creativity. Anita Roddick”

“Be brave when you are scared, and humble when you are victorious. Unknown”

“Nothing fails like success. Alan Watts”

“To succeed, we must first believe that we can. Michael Korda”

“Success is never final, but failure can be. Bill Parcells”

“To fly, we have to have resistance. Maya Lin”

“Success is the sum of details. Harvey S. Firestone”

“The secret of success is constancy to purpose. Benjamin Disraeli”

“The ladder of success is never crowded at the top. Napoleon Hill”

“Excess is success. Roberto Cavalli”

“One fails forward toward success. Charles Kettering”

“Success is the fruit of concentration. Navjot Singh Sidhu”

“To be great is to be misunderstood. Ralph Waldo Emerson”

“There’s a lot of blood, sweat, and guts between dreams and success. Paul Bryant”

“Success is simple: be content.”

“Success is dependent on effort. Sophocles”

“Success is survival. Leonard Cohen”

“Success is the sweetest revenge. Vanessa Williams”

“Success can’t be forced. Loretta Young”

“Success is a poor teacher. Robert Kiyosaki”


“Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised. Ben Jonson”

“If I tell you I’m good, probably you will say I’m boasting. But if I tell you I’m not good, you’ll know I’m lying. Bruce Lee”

“If you only master yourself and you don’t help anyone else, we’d call you happy, but nobody would define you as successful. Derek Sivers”

“Actually, your past successes are your biggest obstacle: every battle, every war, is different, and you cannot assume that what worked before will work today. Robert Greene”

“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning. Benjamin Franklin”

“It is not the possession of truth, but the success which attends the seeking after it, that enriches the seeker and brings happiness to him. Max Planck”

“Be careful, ever so careful, in trumpeting your own achievements, and always talk less about yourself than about other people. Modesty is generally preferable. Robert Greene”

“Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility. Pablo Picasso”

“There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all. Peter F. Drucker”

“You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it. Oprah Winfrey”

“Accomplishing goals is not success. How much you expand in the process is. Brianna Wiest”

“The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success. Bruce Feirstein”

“Success breeds success, and failure leads to a sort of fallow period. Felicity Kendal”

“Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same. Audrey Hepburn”

“Success is only meaningful and enjoyable if it feels like your own. Michelle Obama”

“Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win. Jonathan Kozol”

“Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom. Euripides”

“He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much. Elbert Hubbard”

“Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem. Henry A. Kissinger”

“The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more. Jonas Salk”

“The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success. Paramahansa Yogananda”

“There is little success where there is little laughter. Andrew Carnegie”

“Success is the most important to many, to me it’s just a bonus. Lucas Grabeel”

“The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal. Erich Fromm”

“I have had all of the disadvantages required for success. Larry Ellison”


“Successful entrepreneurs may hate hierarchies and structures and try to destroy them. They may garner the disapproval of MBAs for their creativity and wildness. But they have antennae in their heads. When they walk down the street anywhere in the world, they have their antennae out, evaluating how what they see can relate back to what they are doing. It might be packaging, a word, a poem, or even something in a completely different business. Anita Roddick”

“Really liking what you do, whatever area that you get into, even if you’re the best of the best, there’s always a chance of failure. So, I think it’s important that you really like whatever you’re doing, if you don’t like it, life is too short. If you like what you’re doing, you think about it even when you’re not working, it’s something that your mind is drawn to. And if you don’t like it, you really just can’t make it work. Elon Musk”

“The professional has learned that success, like happiness, comes as a by-product of work. The professional concentrates on the work and allows rewards to come or not come, whatever they like. Steven Pressfield”

“Real success is being totally indulgent about your own trip. You put your blinders on about the garbage and go full speed ahead. Betsey Johnson”

“If we go to work at 8 am and go home at 5 pm, this is not a high-tech company and Alibaba will never be successful. If we have that kind of 8-to-5 spirit, then we should just go and do something else. Jack Ma (Alibaba)”

“To be successful you have to be lucky, or a little mad, or very talented, or find yourself in a rapid growth field. Edward de Bono”

“Combining all of those skills together, the art and the science, the thinking and the doing, was what resulted in the exceptional result. (Talking about successful polymath Leonardo da Vinci being a chemist, knowing about human anatomy, mixing his own paint, painting, etc.)”

“Success is the enemy of learning. It can deprive you of the time and the incentive to start over. Beginner’s mind also needs beginner’s time. Naval Ravikant”

“No matter how successful you are in your career, you must always remember that we are here to live. If you keep yourself busy working, you will surely regret it. Jack Ma (Alibaba)”

“Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality. Henry Ward Beecher”

“The biggest hurdle is rejection. Any business you start, be ready for it. The difference between successful people and unsuccessful people is the successful people do all the things the unsuccessful people don’t want to do. When 10 doors are slammed in your face, go to door number 11 enthusiastically, with a smile on your face. John Paul DeJoria”

“The doers are the major thinkers. The people that really create the things that change this industry are both the doer/thinker in one person. Steve Jobs”

“It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something. Franklin D. Roosevelt”

“We are successful today not because we did a great job today, but because we had a dream 15 years ago, and we believed that the Internet could help small businesses. Jack Ma (Alibaba)”

“Your ability to learn faster than your competition is your only sustainable competitive advantage. Arie De Gues”

“Successful enterprises are built from the ground up. You can’t assemble them with a bunch of acquisitions. Lou Gerstner”

“Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises. Demosthenes”

“Great achievers are driven, not so much by the pursuit of success, but by the fear of failure. Larry Ellison”

“The world’s most successful entrepreneurs play hard, but they work even harder. Ben Parr”

“The secret of my success is a two word answer: Know people. Harvey S. Firestone”

“Our success has really been based on partnerships from the very beginning. Bill Gates”

“Reputation is the key to success. You have to be loyal to your customers. Li Ka Shing”

“Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts. Erskine Bowles”

“The toughest thing about success is that you’ve got to keep on being a success. Irving Berlin”

“The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success. Henry Ward Beecher”

“I’m very competitive, and my ego couldn’t handle that lack of success. Gavin DeGraw”


“Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinion drowned your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. Steve Jobs”

“Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. Christian D. Larson”

“When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world. George Washington Carver”

“Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein. H. Jackson Brown Jr.”

“If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place. Nora Roberts”

“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. Mark Twain”

“If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced. Vincent Van Gogh”

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. Joshua J. Marine”

“Be a student as long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life. Henry L. Doherty”

“Practice isn’t the thing you do once your good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good. Malcolm Gladwell”

“Success doesn’t come to you, you’ve got to go to it. Marva Collins”

“If you really want to do something, you will find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse. Jim Rohn”

“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind. C.S. Lewis”

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. Leo Tolstoy”

“The wisest mind has something yet to learn. George Santanaya”

“The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work. Mark Twain”

“The expert in anything was once a beginner. Helen Hayes”

“The journey is the reward. Chinese Proverb”

“It is wiser to find out than to suppose. Mark Twain”


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