Success Quotes

John ruskin, pre - raphaelitism, 1850 - in order that people may be happy in their work,...
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

Historian: an unsuccessful novelist.
H. L. Mencken
It is better to succeed with success than failure.
George W. Bush Jan. 21, 2001, Inauguration speech
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Anthony Robbins
The saddest life is that of a political aspirant under democracy. His failure is ignominious and his success is disgraceful.
Mary Catherine Bateson

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
An artist cannot fail it is a success to be one.
Charles Horton Cooley
Behind every successful man there are usually a lot of unsuccessful years.
Author Unknown
The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.
Nancy Asto
It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one but the 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 lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune...
Samuel Smiles
A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him or her.
David McClure Brinkley
Sophocles - success is dependent on effort....
Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consists of leaving about three or four things a day unsaid.
Harlan Mille
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.
Norman Vincent Peale
Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage.
Sydney Harris
In history as in life it is success that counts. Start a political upheaval and let yourself be caught, and you will hang as a traitor. But place yourself at the head of a rebellion and gain your point, and all future generations will worship you as the Father of their Country.
Hendrik W. Van Loon
Successful leaders have the courage to take action where others hesitate.
Author Unknown
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
Bernard mannes baruch - making a success of the job at hand is the best...
All successful employers are stalking men who will do the unusual, men who think, men who attract attention by performing more than is expected of them.
Charles M. Schwa
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
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 Turne
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Albert Einstein
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
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
Sir Winston Churchill
Six essential qualities that are the key to success Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.
Dr. William Claire Menninge
Far better to think historically, to remember the lessons of the past. Thus, far better to conceive of power as consisting in part of the knowledge of when not to use all the power you have. Far better to be one who knows that if you reserve the power not to use all your power, you will lead others far more successfully and well.
A. Bartlett Giamatti, President of Yale University
A statesman is a successful politician who is dead.
Thomas B. Reed
Success: Set your standarts high, and do not stop till you reach them.
Bo Jackson
Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes their place.
Field Marshall John French
The great successful men of the world have used their imagination... they think ahead and create their mental picture in all it details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that a bit, but steadily building - - Steadily building.
Robert J. Collie
Every day that you attempt to see things as they are in truth Is a supremely successful day.
Vernon Howard
Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure.
Edward Eggleston
The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.
Kenneth Hartley Blanchard
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
Albert Einstein
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Colin Powell
The desire for success lubricates secret prostitutions in the soul.
Smiley Blanton
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.
Albert Einstein
Successful... politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, appease, bribe, seduce, bamboozle or otherwise manage to manipulate the demanding and threatening elements in their constituencies.
Walter Lippmann