Success Quotes

There is only one success - To be able to spend your life in your own way.
Christopher Morley
It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one; but success will be of a truer kind, earned without fraud or injustice. And even though a man should for a time be unsuccessful, still he must be honest; better to lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune.
Samuel Smiles

All successful newspapers are ceaselessly querulous and bellicose. They never defend anyone or anything if they can help it if the job is forced on them, they tackle it by denouncing someone or something else.
H. L. Mencken
The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.
Nancy Asto
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All men are in some degree impressed by the face of the world; some men even to delight. This love of beauty is taste. Others have the same love in such success that, not content with admiring, they seek to embody it in new forms. The creation of beauty is art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Henry kissinge - no foreign policy - no matter how ingenious - has...
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.
Albert Einstein
The way in which we think of ourselves has everything to do with how our world sees us and how we can see ourselves successfully acknowledged by that world.
Arlene Raven
The secret of success is this: there is no secret of success.
Elbert Hubbard
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
Probably the most distinctive characteristic of the successful politician is selective cowardice.
Richard Harris
If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
Thomas John Watson, Sr.
In Hollywood a marriage is a success if it outlasts milk.
Rita Rudne
I was astonished at the effect my successful landing in France had on the nations of the world. To me, it was like a match lighting a bonfire.
Charles A. Lindbergh
Your mind, which is yourself, can be likened to a house. The first necessary move then, is to rid that house of all but furnishings essential to success.
John McDonald
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
Strategy is a style of thinking, a conscious and deliberate process, an intensive implementation system, the science of insuring future success.
Pete Johnson
I feel like the fellow in jail who is watching his scaffold being built. On construction of reviewing stands for inauguration of his successor John F Kennedy.
Dwight D Eisenhowe
Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles.
Samuel Smiles
Success is not to be pursued it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Jim Rohn
A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.
Sidney Greenberg
The world tolerates conceit from those who are successful, but not from anybody else.
John Blake
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Joseph Addison
If you are successful, you may win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway.
Mother Theresa
The secret of success is constancy of purpose.
Benjamin Disraeli
The road to success is always under construction.
Jim Mille
Successful innovators recognize that discovery of great ideas come from looking at the same thing as everyone else and observing something different.
Reed Markham, Author, Effective Speechwriting
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
William Feathe
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
If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress.
Calvin Coolidge
Recovering from failure is often easier than building from success.
Michael Eisne
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
Success is a great deodorant.
Elizabeth Taylo
The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagacity, but man has frequently dragged the dog down to his.
James Grover Thurbe
The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
Vince Lombardi
Those who have easy, cheerful attitudes tend to be happier than those with less pleasant temperaments, regardless of money, making it, or success.
The road to success leads through the valley of humility, and the path is up the ladder of patience and across the wide barren plains of perseverance. As yet, no short cut has ever been discovered.
Joseph J. Lam
There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen.
James Lovell, speech to Girl Scouts in DuPage County, Illinois, 1997 - Quoted in the Chicago Tribune 2 - 3 - 03