Success quotes are great because you get a glimpse of information that can help you gain insight on something that you may need to get to the next level. I also like to read the books the success quotes came from, we become what we focus on and success is something we all deserve but don’t all achieve.
Here are some of my favorite success quotes.
“To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” –Sr. Thomas Watson
“Success does not lie in “Results” but in “Efforts”, “Being” the best is not so important, “Doing” the best is all that matters…”
“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” –Albert Einstein
Success is how you feel about your accomplishments – if you are happy with your life you are a success. – Kevin Hennessy
“The only thing that stands between you and your dream is the will to try and the belief that it is actually possible.”
“The best revenge is massive success.”
“No one is going to hand me success. I must go out & get it myself. That’s why I’m here. To dominate. To conquer. Both the world, and myself.”
“Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.”
“First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you. Then you win.”
“Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.”
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” –Winston Churchill
“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
“Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.” – Confucius
“Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.” – John Wooden
“Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results.” – William James
“Success isn’t measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.” – Mike Ditka
“The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.” – Ayn Rand
“God lets you be successful because he trusts you that you will do the right thing with it. Now, does he get disappointed often? All the time, because people get there and they forget how they got it.” – Steve Harvey
“What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” – Bob Dylan
“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” – Dale Carnegie
“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
“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.” – W. Somerset Maugham
“The secret of success is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore.” – Cyril Connolly
“Success has a simple formula: do your best, and people may like it.” – Sam Ewing
“Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.” – Niccolo Machiavelli
“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 is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile, personal goals.” – Paul J. Meyer
“Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent’s pressure, and the temporary failures.” – Vince Lombardi
“Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.” – Sloan Wilson
“Pray that success will not come any faster than you are able to endure it.” – Elbert Hubbard
“If you want to achieve things in life, you’ve just got to do them, and if you’re talented and smart, you’ll succeed.” – Juliana Hatfield
“Success is like death. The more successful you become, the higher the houses in the hills get and the higher the fences get.” – Kevin Spacey
“Success doesn’t mean that you are healthy, success doesn’t mean that you’re happy, success doesn’t mean that you’re rested. Success really doesn’t mean that you look good, or feel good, or are good.” – Victoria Principal
“Humility is the true key to success. Successful people lose their way at times. They often embrace and overindulge from the fruits of success. Humility halts this arrogance and self-indulging trap. Humble people share the credit and wealth, remaining focused and hungry to continue the journey of success.” – Rick Pitino
“I don’t think success arrives and you’re suddenly happy. It’s not like that. If people think that they’ll be very disappointed.” – Michael Hutchence
“Success is a beast. And it actually puts the emphasis on the wrong thing. You get away with more instead of looking within.” – Brad Pitt
“It is not the possession of truth, but the success which attends the seeking after it, that enriches the seeker and brings happiness to him.” – Max Planck
“Success cannot come from standstill men. Methods change and men must change with them.” – James Cash Penney
“Success is not how many zeroes your bank account has. It’s about making the most of the life you have.” – Suze Orman
“People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don’t know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.” – George Allen, Sr.
Hope you enjoyed these success quotes as much as I did putting this together. Now go out there today and get yourself closer to becoming a massive success and if you are already successful get out there and inspire someone else to become one too!
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