Success Quotes

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
Success in training the boy depends largely on the Scoutmaster's own personal example.
– Robert Baden-Powell
Dullness in matters of government is a good sign, and not a bad one - in particular, dullness in parliamentary government is a test of its excellence, an indication of its success.
– Walter Bagehot
For an actress to be a success, she must have the face of a Venus, the brains of a Minerva, the grace of Terpsichore, the memory of a MaCaulay, the figure of Juno, and the hide of a rhinoceros.
– Ethel Barrymore
I'm not after fame and success and fortune and power. It's mostly that I want to have a good job and have good friends; that's the good stuff in life.
– Drew Barrymore
In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
– Henry Ward Beecher
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the success of a voyage.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Success is full of promise till one gets it, and then it seems like a nest from which the bird has flown.
– Henry Ward Beecher
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
– Henry Ward Beecher
There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success.
– Max Beerbohm
A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success.
– Bo Bennett
An excuse becomes an obstacle in your journey to success when it is made in place of your best effort or when it is used as the object of the blame.
– Bo Bennett
Anyone who wants to sell you overnight success or wealth is not interested in your success; they are interested in your money.
– Bo Bennett
Success is about enjoying what you have and where you are, while pursuing achievable goals.
– Bo Bennett
The concept of the good ol' days must be one of our society's biggest delusions, top reasons for depression, as well as most often used excuse for lack of success.
– Bo Bennett
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
When it comes to success, there are no shortcuts.
– Bo Bennett
A desire to be in charge of our own lives, a need for control, is born in each of us. It is essential to our mental health, and our success, that we take control.
– Robert Bennett
Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.
– Ambrose Bierce