Success Quotes

Success is not to be pursued it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Jim Rohn
A man desires praise that he may be reassured, that he may be quit of his doubting of himself; he is indifferent to applause when he is confident of success.
Alec Waugh

If the day and the night are such that you greet them with with joy, and life emits a fragrance like flowers and sweet - Scented herbs, more elastic, more starry, more immortal - - That is your success.
Henry David Thoreau
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John Davidson Rockefeller, Sr.
Harlan mille - often the difference between a successful...
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
Mignon McLaughlin

Smiley blanton - the desire for success lubricates secret...
A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.
David Brink
Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success.
David Joseph Schwartz
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible.
Albert Einstein
For want of self - Restraint many men are engaged all their lives in fighting with difficulties of their own making, and rendering success impossible by their own cross - Grained ungentleness; whilst others, it may be much less gifted, make their way and achieve success by simple patience, equanimity, and self - Control.
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A successful individual typically sets his next goal somewhat but not too much above his last achievement. In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
Kurt Lewin
Coming home from very lonely places, all of us go a little mad: whether from great personal success, or just an all - Ight drive, we are the sole survivors of a world no one else has ever seen.
John le Carre, "The Chancellor Who Agreed To Play Spy, in The New York Times, May 8, 1974
Any great work of art revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world - - The extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air.
Leonard Bernstein
Vince lombardi - mental toughness is essential to success....
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.
Bobby Unse
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
Brian Tracy
To freely bloom - That is my definition of success.
Gerry Spence, How to Argue and Win Every Time
Success is a journey, not a destination.
Ben Sweetland
Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.
John Dewey
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day...
Jim Rohn
The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.
Salvador Dali
Not only have women been successful in entering fields in which men are supposed to have a more natural aptitude, but they have created entirely new businesses.
Lucretia P. Hunter, ``The Girl Today, The Woman Tomorrow', 1932
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Vincent Lombardi
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Helen Kelle
He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much.
Bessie A. Stanley
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Paul Sweeney
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he imaged, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
One very important ingredient of success is a good, wide - Awake, persistent, tireless enemy.
Frank Shutts
Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most important is the fact that society operates on the theory that specialization is the key to success, not realizing that specialization precludes comprehensive thinking.
R. Buckminster Fuller, Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth, 1963
The pencil sharpener is about as far as I have ever got in operating a complicated piece of machinery with any success.
Robert Benchley
When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, and all of his faculties say amen to what he is doing, and give their unqualified approval to his efforts, - This is happiness, this is success.
Orison Swett Marden
The penalty of success is to be bored by people who used to snub you.
Nancy Asto
Successful people are very lucky. Just ask any failure.
Michael Levine, Lessons at the Halfway Point
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
Truman Capote
The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance - And then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, September 2002
Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things.
T. S. Eliot
Successful people breed success.
Philip Crosby, Reflections on Quality
Success is not final, failure is not fatal it is the courage to continue that counts.
Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill