Success Quotes

An achievement is a bondage. It obliges one to a higher achievement.

Albert Camus


The woman wh

o can create her own job is the woman who will win fame and fortune.

Amelia Earhart


Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.

Amelia Earhart


If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don’t write, because our culture has no use for it.

Anais Nin


I swing big, with everything I’ve got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can.

Babe Ruth


If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.

Barack Obama


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

Benjamin Disraeli


Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry. One such attempt in ten thousand may succeed. These are fearful odds.

Benjamin Disraeli



Every man has a right to be conceited until he is successful.

Benjamin Disraeli


Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli


It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.

Bill Gates


A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan



Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.

C. S. Lewis


Success is a great deodorant. It takes away all your past smells.

Elizabeth Taylor


To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.

Mark Twain


God doesn’t require us to succeed; he only requires that you try.

Mother Teresa


Success is the most convincing talker in the world.

Napoleon Bonaparte


It is only by prudence, wisdom, and dexterity, that great ends are attained and obstacles overcome. Without these qualities nothing succeeds.

Napoleon Bonaparte



Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.

Nelson Mandela


After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.

Nelson Mandela


One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.

Oscar Wilde


The beginning is the most important part of the work.



Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Richard Bach


Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

Abraham Lincoln


Men are born to succeed, not fail.



Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.




To follow, without halt, one aim: There’s the secret of success.

Anna Pavlova


All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure.

Mark Twain


Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill


Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford


Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.

Ralph Waldo Emerson


If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.

Henry Ford


One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.

Marie Curie


Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.

Vince Lombardi



Try not to be a man of success, but rather to be a man of value.

Albert Einstein


A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.

John Maxwell


It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.

Harry S. Truman


The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.



You must do the very thing you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt


The secret of success is consistency of purpose.

Benjamin Disraeli


A minute’s success pays the failure of years.

Robert Browning


It is

possible to fail in many ways…while to succeed is possible only in one way.



The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi


Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.

Vince Lombardi


Winning isn’t everything, but the will to win is everything.

Vince Lombardi


To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.



Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.



Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.

Sir Winston Churchill



Eighty percent of success is showing up.

Woody Allen


Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar


You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar


Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful.

Zig Ziglar


Success is dependent upon the glands – sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar


Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.

Zig Ziglar


The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.

Zig Ziglar


You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.

Zig Ziglar


If you don’t see yourself as a winner, then you cannot perform as a winner.

Zig Ziglar


You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.

Zig Ziglar


A goal properly set is halfway reached.

Zig Ziglar


Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.

Henry Ford


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

W.C. Fields


Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.

Maya Angelou



Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote


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


To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.

Mark Twain


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 aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.

David Frost


Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill


I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.

Abraham Lincoln


Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill


Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.

George S. Patton


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

David Brinkley


Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.

Abraham Lincoln


It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.

Theodore Roosevelt


A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan


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


Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.

Napoleon Hill



I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan


Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.



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


If you have no critics you’ll likely have no success.

Malcolm X


Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Albert Einstein


No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.

Godfrey Winn


The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’

Maria Montessori


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

John Wooden


Action is the foundational key to all success.

Pablo Picasso


Success is getting what you want..Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie


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

Bo Bennett


Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.

J. Paul Getty


Success isn’t measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.

Mike Ditka


The secret of my success is a two word answer: Know people.

Harvey S. Firestone


The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.

Theodore Roosevelt


Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.

Niccolo Machiavelli


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

Sam Ewing


Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Ralph Waldo Emerson


There is no success without hardship.



Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.

Lydia M. Child


Failure is not an option. Everyone has to succeed….

Arnold Schwarzenegger


Failure is just a few seconds away from success.

John Flanagan


People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie


The true measure of success is how many times you can bounce back from failure.

Stephen Richards


Success is a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don’t quit when you’re tired. You quit when the gorilla is tired.

Robert Strauss


Success is falling nine times and getting up ten.

Jon Bon Jovi


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

Audrey Hepburn


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

Benjamin Disraeli


Failure is success if we learn from it.

Malcolm Forbes


The secret of success is sincerity.

Jean Giraudoux


A successful book is not made of what is in it, but what is left out of it.

Mark Twain


To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.

Reba Mcentire


If you focus on success, you’ll have stress. But if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed.

Deepak Chopra


Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.

Oscar Wilde


Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction.

Al Bernstein


The difference between insanity and genius is measured only by success and failure.

Masashi Kishimot


Success is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile, personal goals.

Paul J. Meyer


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 consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.

Oliver Goldsmith


Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.

Earl Wilson


I do not like to repeat successes I like to go on to other things.

Walt Disney Company


The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.

Bruce Feirstein


A successful marriage requires falling in love many times always with the same person.

Mignon Mclaughlin


To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.

Bessie Anderson Stanley


Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather


In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time.

Anthony J. D’Angelo


Success is the space one occupies in the newspaper. Success is one day’s insolence.

Elias Canetti


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

Carrot Top


I don’t think about financial success as the measurement of my success.

Christie Hefner


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

B. C. Forbes


Obedience is the mother of success, and success the parent of salvation.



Success is full of promise till men get it; and then it is last year’s nest from which the bird has flown.

Henry Ward Beecher


I don’t think that success has got anything to do with money, money for me isn’t a way of keeping the score, so that’s what it isn’t.

Martin Bell


Nothing recedes like success.

Bryan Forbes


No weapon formed against you will have any success, and you will condemn any tongue that rises up against you in the judgment.



Food is the origin of success.

Namboku Mizuno


If you don’t have that sense of national unity, then it’s very hard for a country to succeed.

Barack Obama


Success is whatever humiliation everyone has agreed to compete for.

James Richardson


There are a lot of dark sides to success, but the light side of it is the ability to be opportunistic, and to be able to do things.

Anita Roddick


Failure makes success so much sweeter, and allows you to thumb your nose at the crowds.

Wilbur Smith


To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive, and the true success is to labour.

Robert Louis Stevenson


The secret to success is the willingness to serve without aspiring for rewards.

Alhaji Alieu Ebrima Cham Joof


One never rises so high as when one does not know where one is going.

Oliver Cromwell


Nothing succeeds like success.

Alexandre Dumas


The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong.



If the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge world will come round to him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson


Self-trust is the first secret of success.

Ralph Waldo Emerson


The deed is everything, the glory naught.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


Experience has always shown, and reason also, that affairs which depend on many seldom succeed.

Francesco Guicciardini


I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should appear like a fool but be wise.

Charles de Montesquieu


The success of most things depends upon knowing how long it will take to succeed.

Charles de Montesquieu


The success of the wicked entices many more.



The mind is hopeful; success is in God’s hands.



It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma of the kind which human ingenuity may not, by proper application resolve.

Edgar Allan Poe


The race by vigour, not by vaunts, is won.

Alexander Pope


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.



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