Success Quotes

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 has made failures of many men.
Cindy Adams

The essence of success is that it is never necessary to think of a new idea oneself. It is far better to wait until somebody else does it, and then to copy him in every detail, except his mistakes.
Aubrey Menen
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.
Earl Wilson
Christopher darlington morley - there is only one success... to be able to spend...
Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.
John Dewey

Richard feynman - for a successful technology, reality must take...
Each time you are honest and conduct yourself with honesty, a success force will drive you toward greater success. Each time you lie, even with a little white lie, there are strong forces pushing you toward failure.
Joseph Sugarman
If you achieve success, you will get applause, and if you get applause, you will hear it. My advice to you concerning applause is this; enjoy it but never quite believe it.
Robert Montgomery
Falsehood is never so successful as when she baits her hook with truth, and no opinions so fatally mislead us, as those that are not wholly wrong; as no watches so effectually deceive the wearer as those that are sometimes right.
C. C. Colton
The greatest lesson we can learn from the past... is that freedom is at the core of every successful nation in the world.
Frederick Chiluba
I have heard it said that the first ingredient of success - The earliest spark in the dreaming youth - Is this: dream a great dream.
John Alan Appleman
The great secret of successful marriage is to treat all disasters as incidents and none of the incidents as disasters.
Sir Harold George Nicolson
If A equals success, then the formula is A equals X plus Y plus Z. X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut.
Albert Einstein
Unknown - the only successful substitute for brains is...
Believe in yourself Have faith in your abilities Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Norman Vincent Peale
The only infallible criterion of wisdom to vulgar minds - - Success.
Edmund Burke
Behind every successful man there are usually a lot of unsuccessful years.
Author Unknown
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the success of a voyage.
Henry Ward Beeche
If my theory of relativity is proven successful, Germany will claim me as a German and France will declare that I am a citizen of the world.
Einstein
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
William Feathe
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility... in the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have... is the ability to take on responsibility.
Michael Korda
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Norman Vincent Peale
The truth is that all of us attain the greatest success and happiness possible in this life whenever we use our native capacities to their greatest extent.
Dr. Smiley Blanton
The pain of a disappointed wish necessarily produces less effect upon the mind if a man has not certainly promised himself success. - De Tranquillitate Animi.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Success and failure are both difficult to endure. Along with success come drugs, divorce, fornication, bullying, travel, meditation, medication, depression, neurosis and suicide. With failure comes failure.
Joseph Helle
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic, and self - Complacent is erroneous - - On the contrary, it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant, and kind. It is failure that makes people bitter and cruel.
W. Somerset Maugham
Every day that you attempt to see things as they are in truth Is a supremely successful day.
Vernon Howard
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother - In - Law.
Hubert Humphrey
There is only one success - To be able to spend your life in your own way.
Christopher Morley
There is no disinfectant like success.
Daniel J. Boorstin
The true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success.
Cullen Hightowe
Our purpose in Vietnam is to prevent the success of aggression. It is not conquest, it is not empire, it is not foreign bases, it is not domination. It is, simply put, just to prevent the forceful conquest of South Vietnam by North Vietnam.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of setting goals and achieving them. Even the most tedious chore will become endurable as you parade through each day convinced that every task, no matter how menial or boring, brings you closer to fulfilling your dreams.
Og Mandino
Firmness of purpose is one of the most necessary sinews of character, and one of the best instruments of success. Without it genius wastes its efforts in a maze of inconsistencies.
Philip Dormer Chesterfield
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
Vince Lombardi
Apparent failure may hold in its rough shell the germs of a success that will blowwom in time, and bear fruit throughout eternity.
Frances Watkins Harpe
Character is what can do without success.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Until you have learned to be tolerant with those who do not always agree with you until you have cultivated the habit of saying some kind word of those whom you do not admire until you have formed the habit of looking for the good instead of the bad there is in others, you will be neither successful nor happy.
Napolean Hill
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.