Success Quotes


Instead of thinking about where you are, think about where you want to be. It takes twenty years of hard work to become an overnight success.
– Diana Rankin

If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
– Thomas John Watson, Sr.

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

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
– Thomas A. Edison

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
– Jim Rohn

Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal.
– Don Shula

The will to persevere is often the difference between failure and success.
– David Sarnoff

Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success.
– Bo Bennett
Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?
– James Allen
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
– Woody Allen
Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.
– Woody Allen
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 E. Allen
Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.
– Henri Frederic Amiel
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
– Mary Kay Ash
We fall forward to succeed.
– Mary Kay Ash
One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.
– Arthur Ashe
Forward, as occasion offers. Never look round to see whether any shall note it... Be satisfied with success in even the smallest matter, and think that even such a result is no trifle.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.
– Charles Kendall Adams
Ask yourself the secret of YOUR success. Listen to your answer, and practice it.
– Richard Bach