394 Quotes About Success To Keep You Fighting And Moving Forward

Reading so many quotes about success helps me learn wisdom from them. I am fully recharged and ready to fight again. I love it and enjoy it a lot.

  1. “80% of success is showing up.” – Woody Allen
  1. “90% of your plans are going to fail no matter what you do. Get used to it.” – Mark Manson
  1. “A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.” – Orison Swett Marden
  1. “A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.” – Albert Schweitzer
  1. “A key to achieving success is to assemble a strong and stable management team.” – Vivek Wadhwa
  1. “A minute’s success pays the failure of years.” – Robert Browning
  1. “A person has to remember that the road to success is always under construction. You have to get that through your head. That it is not easy becoming successful.” – Steve Harvey
  1. “A person is a success if they get up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” – Bob Dylan
  1. “A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success.” – Bo Bennett
  1. “A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.” – Joyce Brothers
  1. “A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He creates favorable conditions. His own inherent force and energy compel things to turn out as he desires.” – Orison Swett Marden
  1. “A successful man is built of 1,000 failures.” – Ray Allen
  1. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.” – David Brinkley
  1. “Achieve success in any area of life by identifying the optimum strategies and repeating them until they become habits.” – Charles J. Givens
  1. “Action is the foundational key to all success.” – Pablo Picasso
  1. “All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” – Michael John Bobak
  1. “All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose. Brian Tracy
  1. “All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.” – Mark Twain
  1. “All you need is ignorance and confidence and the success is sure.” – Mark Twain
  1. “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.” – Abraham Lincoln
  1. “Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.” – Bill Bradley
  1. “Applause waits on success.” – Benjamin Franklin
  1. “As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  1. “At the end of the day, you are solely responsible for your success and your failure. And the sooner you realize that, you accept that, and integrate that into your work ethic, you will start being successful. As long as you blame others for the reason you aren’t where you want to be, you will always be a failure.” – Erin Cummings
  1. “Be brave when you are scared, and humble when you are victorious.” – Unknown
  1. “Be hungry for success, hungry to make your mark, hungry to be seen and to be heard and to have an effect.” – And as you move up and become successful, make sure also to be hungry for helping others.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  1. “Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” – Alexander Graham Bell
  1. “Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.” – Henry Ford
  1. “Before success comes in any man’s life, he’s sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That’s exactly what the majority of men do.” – Napoleon Hill
  1. “Behind every successful man, there’s a lot of unsuccessful years.” – “Bob Brown
  1. “Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.” – Lydia M. Child
  1. “Celebrate your successes.” – Find some humor in your failures.” – Sam Walton
  1. “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 Keller
  1. “Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.” – Unknown
  1. “Combining all of those skills together, the art and the science, the thinking and the doing, was what resulted in the exceptional result.” – Leonardo da Vinci
  1. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.” – Anne Sweeney
  1. “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.” – Mario Andretti
  1. “Despite the successes, you remember the failures – rather lovingly.” – Harold Prince
  1. “Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” – Dale Carnegie
  1. “Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you’re willing to pay the price.” – Vince Lombardi
  1. “Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  1. “Do your best when no one is looking. If you do that, then you can be successful in anything that you put your mind to.” – Bob Cousy
  1. “Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.” – David Frost
  1. “Don’t let what you can’t do stop you from doing what you can do.” – John Wooden
  1. “Don’t wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is a success.” – Eckhart Tolle
  1. “Done is better than perfect.” – Sheryl Sandberg
  1. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” -John D. Rockefeller
  1. “Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember–the only taste of success some people get is to take a bite out of you.” – Zig Ziglar
  1. “Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki
  1. “Enjoy your sweat because hard work doesn’t guarantee success, but without it, you don’t have a chance.” – Alex Rodriguez
  1. “Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday’s success or put its failures behind and start over again. That’s the way life is, with a new game every day, and that’s the way baseball is.” – Bob Feller
  1. “Every skill you acquire doubles your odds of success.” – Scott Adams
  1. “Everyone who achieves success in a great venture solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.” – W. Clement Stone
  1. “Failure is not an option. Everyone has to succeed.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  1. “Failure is success in progress.” – Albert Einstein
  1. “Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote
  1. “Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.” – Morihei Ueshiba
  1. “Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success.” – C. S. Lewis
  1. “Fall seven times and stand up eight.” – Japanese Proverb
  1. “Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.” – Dale Carnegie
  1. “Focused, hard work is the real key to success. Keep your eyes on the goal, and just keep taking the next step towards completing it. If you aren’t sure which way to do something, do it both ways and see which works better.” – John Carmack
  1. “For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.” – Walter Scott
  1. “Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  1. “Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success.” – Bo Bennett
  1. “Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I’ll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I’ll give you a stock clerk.” – J. C. Penney
  1. “Give the world the best you have, and the best will come to you.” – Madeline Bridge
  1. “Greatness is not in where we stand, but in what direction we are moving.” – We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it – but sail we must and not drift, nor lie at anchor.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes
  1. “He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.” – Elbert Hubbard
  1. “I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.” – Marissa Mayer
  1. “I attribute my success to this – I never gave or took any excuse.” – Florence Nightingale
  1. “I believe any success in life is made by going into an area with blind, furious optimism.” – Sylvester Stallone
  1. “I believe success is preparation because the opportunity is going to knock on your door sooner or later but are you prepared to answer that?” – Omar Epps
  1. “I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure: which is: Try to please everybody.” – Herbert Bayard Swope
  1. “I don’t believe the most successful people are the ones who got the best grades, got into the best schools, or made the most money.” – Ben Stein
  1. “I don’t dwell on success. Maybe that’s one reason I’m successful.” – Calvin Klein
  1. “I don’t work for the others, I work for myself. And I chose the way to work for myself. But working for myself, that means working for the society. If you really want to work for yourself, think about the others, the DT time, making sure you help others, because only when the other people are successful, when the other people are happy, you’ll be successful, you’ll be happy.” – Jack Ma
  1. “I failed my way to success.” – Thomas Edison
  1. “I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” – Thomas Jefferson
  1. “I have had all of the disadvantages required for success.” – Larry Ellison
  1. “I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau
  1. “I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their enthusiasm, and their inspiration to work together.” – Queen Elizabeth II
  1. “I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.” – Frank Lloyd Wright
  1. “I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist.” – Virginia Rometty
  1. “I long to accomplish great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.” – Helen Keller
  1. “I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come indirectly through accident, except the phonograph. No, when I have fully decided that a result is worth getting, I go about it, and make trial after trial, until it comes.” – Thomas Edison
  1. “I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder
  1. “I planned my success. I knew it was going to happen.” – Erykah Badu
  1. “I think success has no rules, but you can learn a great deal from failure.” – Jean Kerr
  1. “I will form good habits and become their slave. And how will I accomplish this difficult feat? Through these scrolls, it will be done, for each scroll contains a principle which will drive a bad habit from my life and replace it with one which will bring me closer to success.” – Og Mandino
  1. “I wonder how many times people give up just before a breakthrough – when they are on the very brink of success.” – Joyce Meyer
  1. “I worked half my life to be an overnight success, and still it took me by surprise.” – Jessica Savitch
  1. “I’m always asked, ‘What’s the secret to success?’ But there are no secrets. Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest worker in the room.” – Dwayne Johnson
  1. “I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful entrepreneurs is pure perseverance. It is so hard, you pour so much of your life into this thing, there are such rough moments in time, that most people give up. I don’t blame them, it’s really tough.” – Steve Jobs
  1. “I’m fearless, I don’t complain. Even when horrible things happen to me, I go on.” – Sofia Vergara
  1. “I’m in the studio 24 hours a day. It’s true that once you get a certain level of success, you become a target.” – Sean Combs
  1. “I’m not going to get somewhere and say, ‘OK, I’m done.’ Success is never final; I’ll just keep on going. The same way as failure never being fatal. Just keep going. I’m going to the stars and then past them.” – Conor McGregor
  1. “I’m not one of those people who think they simply deserve success. I have the drive to work.” – Bridget Moynahan
  1. “I’ve always known I would be a success, but I was surprised at the way it came.” – Eva Gabor
  1. “I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan
  1. “I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan
  1. “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” – Henry Ford
  1. “If we go to work at 8 am and go home at 5 pm, this is not a high-tech company and Alibaba will never be successful. If we have that kind of 8-to-5 spirit, then we should just go and do something else.” – Jack Ma
  1. “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn
  1. “If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney
  1. “If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” – Erica Jong
  1. “If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.” – Roald Dahl
  1. “If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.” – Steve Jobs
  1. “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” – Jim Rohn
  1. “If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford
  1. “If you try a bunch of things, you often learn more from failure than success.” – Elon Musk
  1. “If you want to be successful, surround yourself with people who are more successful than you are, but if you want to be happy, surround yourself with people who are less successful than you are.” – Naval Ravikant
  1. “If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom.” – Sydney Madwed
  1. “If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.” – Joseph Addison
  1. “If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.” – Ray Kroc
  1. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill
  1. “In a lot of ways, success is much harder than I thought it would be. I figured that you’d get here and then everything would be happily ever after. But, it’s hard work, almost harder once you’re successful because you’ve got to maintain it.” – Steven Wright
  1. “In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo
  1. “In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.” – Nikos Kazantzakis
  1. “In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” – Bill Cosby
  1. “Integrity is the essence of everything successful.” – R. Buckminster Fuller
  1. “It doesn’t matter how slowly you go – as long as you don’t stop!” – Confucius
  1. “It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success; they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done.” – Samuel Smiles
  1. “It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  1. “It is on our failures that we base a new and different and better success.” – Havelock Ellis
  1. “It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J. K Rowling
  1. “It takes 20 years to make an overnight success.” – Eddie Cantor
  1. “It’s how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.” – Charlotte Whitton
  1. “Just like gold, which has to weather very high temperatures to achieve the sheen and shine it finally gets, so also every person has to go through struggles in his life to achieve success.” – Kailash Kher
  1. “Just remember, you can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  1. “Knowing what must be done does away with fear.” – Rosa Parks
  1. “Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts.” – Erskine Bowles
  1. “Life is a series of punches. It presents a lot of challenges. It presents a lot of hardship, but the people that are able to take those punches and able to move forward are the ones that really do have a lot of success and have a lot of joy in their life and have a lot of stories to tell, too.” – Josh Turner
  1. “Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement.” – Ernest Dimnet
  1. “Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” – Helen Keller
  1. “Love the moment. Flowers grow out of dark moments. Therefore, each moment is vital. It affects the whole. Life is a succession of such moments and to live each, is to succeed.” – Corita Kent
  1. “Making your mark on the world is hard. If it were easy, everybody would do it. But it’s not. It takes patience, it takes commitment, and it comes with plenty of failures along the way. The real test is not whether you avoid this failure because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” – Barack Obama
  1. “Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.” – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
  1. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Alva Edison
  1. “Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking.” – Bernard Baruch
  1. “Most people give up just when they’re about to achieve success. They quit on the one-yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.” – Ross Perot
  1. “My powers are ordinary. Only my application brings me success.” – Isaac Newton
  1. “My secret for success? I don’t know what the hell success means.” – Al Lewis
  1. “My success just evolved from working hard at the business at hand each day.” – Johnny Carson
  1. “My will shall shape the future. Whether I fail or succeed shall be no man’s doing but my own. I am the force; I can clear any obstacle before me or I can be lost in the maze. My choice; my responsibility; win or lose, only I hold the key to my destiny. Elaine Maxwell
  1. “Never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.” – Winston Churchill
  1. “Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.” – Albert Einstein
  1. “Never mind what others do; do better than yourself, beat your own record from day to day, and you are a success.” – William J. H. Boetcker
  1. “No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.” – Unknown
  1. “No one succeeds without effort… Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.” – Ramana Maharshi
  1. “No one who strives to bring new life to something significant should be too quick to abandon the hope that he will succeed.” – Robert Walser
  1. “Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” – Mother Teresa
  1. “Nothing fails like success.” – Alan Watts
  1. “Nothing good comes in life or athletics unless a lot of hard work has preceded the effort.” – Roger Staubach
  1. “Nothing is particularly hard if you break it down into small jobs.” – Henry Ford
  1. “Nothing succeeds like success.” – Alexandre Dumas
  1. “Obstacles are placed in our way to see if what we want is really worth fighting for.” – Unknown
  1. “Often it’s the little, daily decisions – the ones you make hour by hour – that means the difference between success and failure.” – Mary Kay Ash
  1. “Once you can accept failure, you can have fun and success.” – Rickey Henderson
  1. “One fails forward toward success.” – Charles Kettering
  1. “One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.” – Arthur Ashe
  1. “One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  1. “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F.” – Kennedy
  1. “Opportunities don’t happen. You create them.” – Chris Grosser
  1. “Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.” – Oprah Winfrey
  1. “Passion is what gives meaning to our lives. It’s what allows us to achieve success beyond our wildest imagination. Try to find a career path that you have a passion for.” – Henry Samueli
  1. “Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” – Napoleon Hill
  1. “People are the key to success or extraordinary success.” – Azim Premji
  1. “People should decide what success means for them, and not be distracted by accepting others’ definitions of success.” – Tony Levin
  1. “People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.” – Tony Robbins
  1. “Perseverance – a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.” – Ambrose Bierce
  1. “Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  1. “Practice like you’ve never won. Perform as you’ve never lost. Bernard F.” – Asuncion
  1. “Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.” – Swami Sivananda
  1. “Really liking what you do, whatever area that you get into, even if you’re the best of the best, there’s always a chance of failure. So, I think it’s important that you really like whatever you’re doing if you don’t like it, life is too short. If you like what you’re doing, you think about it even when you’re not working, it’s something that your mind is drawn to. And if you don’t like it, you really just can’t make it work.” – Elon Musk
  1. “Rockefeller once explained the secret of success. ‘Get up early, work late – and strike oil.” – Joey Adams
  1. “Self-belief and hard work will always earn you success.” – Virat Kohli
  1. “Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.” – Woody Allen
  1. “Singleness of purpose is essential for success in life.” – John D. Rockefeller
  1. “Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.” – William Menninger
  1. “Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.” – Demosthenes
  1. “So I feel like success is opportunity plus preparation, so work begets work, and as long as you’re prepared it’s going to continue to come your way.” – Anthony Mackie
  1. “Some of the best lessons we ever learn are learned from past mistakes. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.” – Dale Turner
  1. “Some people dream of success while others wake up and work.” – Unknown
  1. “Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.” – Wayne Huizenga
  1. “Sometimes success comes in ways you don’t expect.” – Ben Barnes
  1. “Sometimes, success almost haunts you. You want to be the best at everything you do and know you have to work hard.” – Katarina Witt
  1. “Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.” – Richard Bach
  1. “Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.” – Tony Hsieh
  1. “Success breeds success, and failure leads to a sort of fallow period.” – Felicity Kendal
  1. “Success comes down to choosing the pain of discipline over the ease of capitulation.” – Thibaut
  1. “Success comes from curiosity, concentration, perseverance, and self-criticism.” – Albert Einstein
  1. “Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming.” – John Wooden
  1. “Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life. To be successful, it is also very important to be humble and never let fame or money travel to your head.” – A. R. Rahman
  1. “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill
  1. “Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation, there is sure to be a failure.” – Confucius
  1. “Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.” – George Bernard “Shaw
  1. “Success doesn’t come to you, you’ve got to go to it.” – Marva Collins
  1. “Success doesn’t necessarily come from breakthrough innovation but from flawless execution. A great strategy alone won’t win a game or a battle; the win comes from basic blocking and tackling.” – Naveen Jain
  1. “Success follows doing what you want to do. There is no other way to be successful.” – Malcolm Forbes
  1. “Success for an athlete follows many years of hard work and dedication.” – Michael Diamond
  1. “Success has a simple formula: do your best, and people may like it.” – “Sam Ewing
  1. “Success in any endeavor depends on the degree to which it is an expression of your true self.” – Ralph Marston
  1. “Success in life comes not from holding a good hand, but in playing a poor hand well.” – Denis Waitley
  1. “Success in life is founded upon attention to the small things rather than to the large things; to the every day things nearest to us rather than to the things that are remote and uncommon.” – Booker T. Washington
  1. “Success is 99 percent failure.” – Soichiro Honda
  1. “Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.” – Arthur Ashe
  1. “Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.” – Oscar Wilde
  1. “Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.” – Joyce Brothers
  1. “Success is about dedication. You may not be where you want to be or do what you want to do when you’re on the journey. But you’ve got to be willing to have vision and foresight that leads you to an incredible end.” – Usher
  1. “Success is about doing the right thing, not about doing everything right.” – Gary Keller
  1. “Success is about enjoying what you have and where you are while pursuing achievable goals.” – Bo Bennett
  1. “Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.” – W. Clement Stone
  1. “Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.” – Marilyn Vos Savant
  1. “Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.” – Denis Waitley
  1. “Success is always less funny than failure.” – Jon Ronson
  1. “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
  1. “Success is created by doing the basics, to a high standard, consistently.” – Thibaut
  1. “Success is dependent on effort.” – “Sophocles
  1. “Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.” – Jim Rohn
  1. “Success is falling nine times and getting up ten.” – Jon Bon Jovi
  1. “Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” – Dale Carnegie
  1. “Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.” – George S. Patton
  1. “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” – Maya Angelou
  1. “Success is my only option, failure’s not.” – Eminem
  1. “Success is never accidental.” – Jack Dorsey
  1. “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.” – Pele
  1. “Success is not a destination, but the road that you’re on. Being successful means that you’re working hard and walking your walk every day. You can only live your dream by working hard towards it. That’s living your dream.” – Marlon Wayans
  1. “Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.” – Shah Rukh Khan
  1. “Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe.” – Navjot Singh Sidhu
  1. “Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes its built on catastrophe.” – Sumner Redstone
  1. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill
  1. “Success is not forever and failure isn’t fatal.” – Don Shula
  1. “Success is not in never failing, but rising every time you fall!” – Jonathan Taylor Thomas
  1. “Success is not in what you have, but who you are.” – Bo Bennett
  1. “Success is not the absence of failure; it’s the persistence through failure.” – Aisha Tyler
  1. “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
  1. “Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.” – Jim Rohn
  1. “Success is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable.” – John Wooden
  1. “Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time.” – Arnold H. Glasow
  1. “Success is steady progress toward one’s personal goals.” – Jim Rohn
  1. “Success is survival.” – Leonard Cohen
  1. “Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.” – Amos Bronson Alcott
  1. “Success is the child of audacity.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  1. “Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.” – Orison Swett Marden
  1. “Success is the enemy of learning. It can deprive you of the time and the incentive to start over. Beginner’s mind also needs beginner’s time.” – Naval Ravikant
  1. “Success is the fruit of concentration.” – Navjot Singh Sidhu
  1. “Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration and inspiration.” – Evan Esar
  1. “Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.” – Earl Nightingale
  1. “Success is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile, personal goals.” – Paul J. Meyer
  1. “Success is the sum of details.” – Harvey S. Firestone
  1. “Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier
  1. “Success is the sweetest revenge.” – Vanessa Williams
  1. “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
  1. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill
  1. “Success is when you can spend 90 percent of your time doing the things you want to do and only 10 percent doing things you have to do. Most people’s lives are just the opposite. Scott Spangler
  1. “Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.” – Bobby Unser
  1. “Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.” – Arnold H. Glasow
  1. “Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” – Dwayne Johnson
  1. “Success isn’t always going to be a huge contract; success is going to be if you just live out your purpose in life.” – Allan Houston
  1. “Success isn’t just about what you accomplish in your life; it’s about what you inspire others to do.” – Unknown
  1. “Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn’t that way. It would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of those around you.” – Marilyn Monroe
  1. “Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.” – George Sheehan
  1. “Success represents the 1% of your work which results from the 99% that is called failure.” – Soichiro Honda
  1. “Success requires first expending ten units of effort to produce one unit of results. Your momentum will then produce ten units of results with each unit of effort.” – Charles J. Givens
  1. “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” – Conrad Hilton
  1. “Success unshared is failure.” – John Paul DeJoria
  1. “Successful people are 100% convinced that they are masters of their own destiny, they’re not creatures of circumstance, they create a circumstance if the circumstances around them suck they change them.” – Jordan Belfort
  1. “Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?”.” – Brian Tracy
  1. “Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don’t wish it were easier; wish you were better.” – Jim Rohn
  1. “Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.” – Swami Vivekananda
  1. “That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.” – Abraham Lincoln
  1. “The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “The best revenge is a massive success.” – Frank Sinatra
  1. “The biggest hurdle is rejection. Any business you start, be ready for it. The difference between successful people and unsuccessful people is successful people do all the things the unsuccessful people don’t want to do. When 10 doors are slammed in your face, go to door number 11 enthusiastically, with a smile on your face.” – John Paul DeJoria
  1. “The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spends himself in a worthy cause, who at best knows achievement and who at the worst if he fails at least fails while daring greatly so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  1. “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.” – Vince Lombardi
  1. “The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do.” – Unknown
  1. “The doers are the major thinkers. The people that really create the things that change this industry are both the doer/thinker in one person.” – Steve Jobs
  1. “The first principle of success is desire – knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.” – Robert Collier
  1. “The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary.” – Charles Caleb Colton
  1. “The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.” – Mark Caine
  1. “The key is over time.” – Success is built sequentially. It’s one thing at a time.” – Gary Keller
  1. “The key to my success has been to give up everything for my dream.” – John H. Johnson
  1. “The key to success is action, and the essential in action is perseverance.” – Sun Yat-sen
  1. “The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.” – Brian Tracy
  1. “The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life – mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical.” – Julius Erving
  1. “The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.” – Ayn Rand
  1. “The longer you hang in there, the greater the chance that something will happen in your favor. No matter how hard it seems, the longer you persist, the more likely your success.” – Jack Canfield
  1. “The man who has done his level best… is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.” – B. C. Forbes
  1. “The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.” – Unknown
  1. “The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel a rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.” – Gustave Flaubert
  1. “The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  1. “The most important thing for any athlete is to know his ability. If you know your ability and have even a little bit of a strong mindset, you can get success, because your ability takes you to success.” – Virender Sehwag
  1. “The most important thing is being passionate about what you’re doing and always give it your all. That is the key to success.” – Charlie White
  1. “The most successful men, in the end, are those whose success is the result of steady accretion.” – Alexander Graham Bell
  1. “The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones that do.” – Anonymous
  1. “The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  1. “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vince Lombardi
  1. “The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success?” – Larry Flynt
  1. “The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” – Jordan Belfort
  1. “The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it.” – Kalpana Chawla
  1. “The path to success is to take massive, determined action.” – Tony Robbins
  1. “The people who succeed are irrationally passionate about something.” – Naval Ravikant
  1. “The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly.” – Cecil B. DeMille
  1. “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
  1. “The professional has learned that success, like happiness, comes as a by-product of work. The professional concentrates on the work and allows rewards to come or not come, whatever they like.” – Steven Pressfield
  1. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand
  1. “The real secret of success is enthusiasm.” – Walter Chrysler
  1. “The real test is not whether you avoid this failure because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” – Barack Obama
  1. “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.” – Colin R. Davis
  1. “The road to success is always under construction.” – Lily Tomlin
  1. “The road to success is not easy to navigate, but with hard work, drive and passion, it’s possible to achieve the American dream.” – Tommy Hilfiger
  1. “The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.” – Paramahansa Yogananda
  1. “The secret of our success is that we never, never give up.” – Wilma Mankiller
  1. “The secret of success is constancy to purpose.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  1. “The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you’re in control of your life. If you don’t, life controls you.” – Tony Robbins
  1. “The secret of success is sincerity.” – Jean Giraudoux
  1. “The secret of success is to do the common things uncommonly well.” – John D. Rockefeller
  1. “The secret of your success is determined by your daily agenda.” – John C. Maxwell
  1. “The secret to success is good leadership, and good leadership is all about making the lives of your team members or workers better.” – Tony Dungy
  1. “The secret to success is to know something nobody else knows.” – Aristotle Onassis
  1. “The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.” – Robert Kiyosaki
  1. “The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.” – Robert Kiyosaki
  1. “The starting point of all achievement is desire.” – Napoleon Hill
  1. “The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it.” – Roger Babson
  1. “The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.” – Dale Carnegie
  1. “The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee
  1. “The thing always happens that you really believe in, and the belief in a thing makes it happen.” – Frank Lloyd Wright
  1. “The toughest thing about success is that you’ve got to keep on being a success.” – Irving Berlin
  1. “The true success is the person who invented himself.” – Al Goldstein
  1. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney
  1. “The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.” – Henry Ford
  1. “The world’s most successful entrepreneurs play hard, but they work even harder.” – Ben Parr
  1. “There are no gains without pains.” – Benjamin Franklin
  1. “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” – Colin Powell
  1. “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.” – Jim Lovell
  1. “There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid you will succeed.” – Ray Goforth
  1. “There is a huge difference between failing and failure. Failing is trying something that you learn doesn’t work. Failure is throwing in the towel and giving up. True success comes from failing repeatedly and as quickly as possible, before your cash or your willpower runs out.” – Jay Samit
  1. “There is a powerful driving force inside every human being that, once unleashed, can make any vision, dream, or desire a reality.” – Anthony Robbins
  1. “There is never just one thing that leads to success for anyone. I feel it always a combination of passion, dedication, hard work, and being in the right place at the right time.” – Lauren Conrad
  1. “There is no scientific answer for success. You can’t define it. You’ve simply got to live it and do it.” – Anita Roddick
  1. “There is no success without hardship.” – Sophocles
  1. “There is only one kind of success that really matters: the success of transforming ourselves, transforming our afflictions, fear, and anger. This is the kind of success, the kind of power, that will benefits us and others without causing any damage.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
  1. “There is simply no substitute for hard work when it comes to achieving success.” – Heather Bresch
  1. “There’s a lot of blood, sweat, and guts between dreams and success.” – Paul Bryant
  1. “They succeed because they think they can.” – Virgil
  1. “Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control over the odds. As you begin to master concepts in personal achievement, you are increasing your odds of achieving success.” – Bo Bennett
  1. “Those who successfully overcome their fears and take action. Those who don’t submit to their fears and live with regrets.” – Jay-Z
  1. “Those who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try nothing and succeed.” – Lloyd Jones
  1. “Through perseverance, many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  1. “To be successful be ahead of your time, but only a little.” – Mason Cooley
  1. “To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study, and practice.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “To fly, we have to have resistance.” – Maya Lin
  1. “To follow without halt, one aim; there is the secret of success. And success? What is it? I do not find it in the applause of the theater; it lies rather in the satisfaction of accomplishment.” – Anna Pavlova
  1. “To me, success means effectiveness in the world, that I am able to carry my ideas and values into the world – that I am able to change it in positive ways.” – Maxine Hong Kingston
  1. “To succeed, we must first believe that we can.” – Michael Korda
  1. “We are successful today not because we did a great job today, but because we had a dream 15 years ago, and we believed that the Internet could help small businesses.” – Jack Ma
  1. “We can be truly successful only at something we’re willing to fail at.” – Mark Manson
  1. “We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.” – Samuel Smiles
  1. “We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success.” – Henry David Thoreau
  1. “We were all born with a certain degree of power. The key to success is discovering this innate power and using it daily to deal with whatever challenges come our way.” – Les Brown
  1. “What is a success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.” – Margaret Thatcher
  1. “What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life but in other people’s lives.” – Oprah Winfrey
  1. “What we’re beginning to recognize now is that success is not always about doing more, but also about doing better, and we do better when we’re connected to our inner wisdom, strength, and intuition.” – Arianna Huffington
  1. “When I meet successful people I ask 100 questions as to what they attribute their success to. It is usually the same: persistence, hard work and hiring good people.” – Kiana Tom
  1. “When it comes to success, there are no shortcuts.” – Bo Bennett
  1. “When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller
  1. “Whenever you have taken up work in hand, you must see it to the finish. That is the ultimate secret of success. Never, never, never give up!” – Dada Vaswani
  1. “Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear.” – Dan Millman
  1. “Winners are not afraid of losing.” – But losers are.” – Failure is part of the process of success.” – People who avoid failure also avoid success.” – Robert Kiyosaki
  1. “Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.” – Vince Lombardi
  1. “Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.” – Martha Stewart
  1. “Without failure, there is no sweetness in success. There’s no understanding of it.” – Glenn Beck
  1. “Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed.” – Vaclav Havel
  1. “Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really: Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, so go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because remember that’s where you will find success.” – Thomas J. Watson
  1. “Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win. Bernadette Devlin
  1. “You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.” – Lou Holtz
  1. “You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.” – James A. Froude
  1. “You don’t have to be a genius or a visionary or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream.” – Michael Dell
  1. “You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it.” – Oprah Winfrey
  1. “You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.” – Napoleon Hill
  1. “You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.” – Dale Carnegie
  1. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West
  1. “You really have to work hard and apply yourself and by applying yourself and working hard and being diligent, you can achieve success.” – Julie Benz
  1. “You wanna know what scares people? Success. When you don’t make moves and when you don’t climb up the ladder, everybody loves you because you’re not competition.” – Nicki Minaj
  1. “You’re braver than you believe and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne
  1. “You’ve got to be success minded.” – You’ve got to feel that things are coming your way when you’re out selling; otherwise, you won’t be able to sell anything.” – Benjamin Jowett
  1. “You’ve got to work hard for your success and you’ve got to have a steady presence. That’s the secret.” – Kid Rock
  1. “Your attitude will go a long way in determining your success, your recognition, your reputation and your enjoyment in being a lawyer.” – Joe Jamail
  1. “Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself.” – Robert Collier
  1. “Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success.” – Shiv Khera
  1. “Your success and happiness lie in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.” – Helen Keller
  1. “Your success depends mainly upon what you think of yourself and whether you believe in yourself.” – William J. H. Boetcker

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