Success Quotes

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
Success is the one unpardonable sin against our fellows.
– Ambrose Bierce
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise... specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine.
– Allan Bloom
Don't confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.
– Erma Bombeck
If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
If God has made the world a perfect mechanism, He has at least conceded so much to our imperfect intellect that in order to predict little parts of it, we need not solve innumerable differential equations, but can use dice with fair success.
– Max Born
I passionately believe that's it's not just what you say that counts, it's also how you say it - that the success of your argument critically depends on your manner of presenting it.
– Alain de Botton
Why be a man when you can be a success?
– Bertolt Brecht
A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
– David Brinkley
Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
– Charlotte Bronte
A minute's success pays the failure of years.
– Robert Browning
I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate.
– George Burns
Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people - your family, friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.
– Barbara Bush
I'm hopeful. I know there is a lot of ambition in Washington, obviously. But I hope the ambitious realize that they are more likely to succeed with success as opposed to failure.
– George W. Bush
It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.
– Roger Babson
All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this: Act as if it were impossible to fail. That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right about face which turns us from failure to success.
– Dorthea Brande
A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.
– Dr. Joyce Brothers
The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top.
– Dr. Joyce Brothers
One man has enthusiasm for 30 minutes, another for 30 days, but it is the man who has it for 30 years who makes a success of his life.
– Edward B. Butler