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Top Success Quotes from Successful People

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

You don't need passion, you don't need goals. You need systems that improve your odds. - Scott Adams

Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan. - John F. Kennedy

I was, if you like, a successful schoolboy in that I had a degree of talent in all the required things that make you a success at school. - Damian Lewis 

Only those that can see the invisible can do the impossible. - Les Brown

Failure is the mother of success. - Chinese proverb

Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts. - Winston Churchill

Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions. – Tony Robbins

powerful quotes about success

The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure. - Sven Goran Eriksson 

Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment. - Oprah Winfrey

Flood your imagination with vision.. if your deepest needs, values and internal beliefs agree with your direction, then you're more likely to succeed. - Robert G. Allen

Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. - David Frost

Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon. - Denis Waitley 

Just remember, you can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets. - Arnold Schwarzenegger

The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes. - Benjamin Disraeli

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. - Truman Capote

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The link between my experience as an entrepreneur and that of a politician is all in one word: freedom. – Silvio Berlusconi

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

Don't let others define you. Don't let the past confine you. Take charge of your life with confidence and determination and there are no limits on what you can do or be. - Michael Josephson

Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand. - Bruce Barton

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece. - John Ruskin

I wanted to highlight that whole dreadful process in book publishing that ‘nothing succeeds like success. - Doris Lessing 

Success comes from the inside out. In order to change what is on the outside, you must first change what is on the inside. - Idowu Koyenikan

To be successful you have to act big, think big, and talk big. - Aristotle Onassis

positive quotes for success

The path to success is to take massive, determined action. - Anthony Robbins

People are not lazy. They simply have important goals that is, goals that do not inspire them. – Tony Robbins

Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm. - Winston Churchill 

Action is the foundational key to all success. - Pablo Picasso

Success is not a motive, it's a matter of opinion. - Eleanor Blair

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success. - Joyce Brothers

Success sometimes can really bite you in the shorts. - Donny Osmond

Success Favors The Dedicated. - Wesam Fawzi

quotes about success and achievement

If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing. - Napoleon

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value. – Albert Einstein

The fastest way to succeed is to look as if you're playing by somebody else's rules, while quietly playing by your own. - James Allen 

Success is where preparation and opportunity meet. - Bobby Unser

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

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying. - W. Clement Stone

Success in life comes not from holding a good hand, but in playing a poor hand well. - Denis Waitley 

Best motivational quotes for success

quotes about success and hard work

Ability determines if you can, attitude determines if you will. - Frank Sonnenberg

Successful people have libraries. The rest have big screen TVs. - Jim Rohn

The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work. - Vince Lombardi

You may only succeed if you desire succeeding; you may only fail if you do not mind failing. – Philippos

Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success. - Napoleon Hill

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success. - John D. Rockefeller

Life is made up of small pleasures. Happiness is made up of those tiny successes. The big ones come too infrequently. And if you don't collect all these tiny successes, the big ones don't really mean anything. - Norman Lear

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. - George S. Patton

inspirational quotes about success

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

It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. - Herman Melville

Success is not in what you have, but who you are. - Bo Bennett

It is possible to fail in many ways...while to succeed is possible only in one way. - Aristotle

If you don’t care about what people think, you already passed the first step of success. – Paulo Coelho

The road to success is always under construction. - Lily Tomlin 

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success. - Alexander Graham Bell

Out of every fruition of success, no matter what, comes forth something to make a new effort necessary. - Walt Whitman

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Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny. - Steve Maraboli

Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat. – Malcolm S. Forbes

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. - John Quincy Adams

The people who succeed the most are the people who have failed the most, because they are people who have tried the most. - anonymous

Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you. - Arnold Palmer

Do what you love and success will follow. Passion is the fuel behind a successful career. - Meg Whitman

Let no feeling of discouragement prey upon you, and in the end you are sure to succeed. - Abraham Lincoln

The successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at. - Don Marquis

famous quotes about success

Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. - Coco Chanel

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. – Confucius

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it. - William Arthur Ward

God doesn't require us to succeed; he only requires us to try. - mother Teresa

If you can dream it, you can do it. - Walt Disney

Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success. - Biz Stone

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant. - Robert Louis Stevenson

Success has made failures of many men. - Cindy Adams

Top inspirational Quotes About Success

life success quotes

A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and questions--as attempts to find out something. Success and failure are for him answers above all. - Friedrich Nietzsche

Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion. – Tony Hsieh

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens. - Jimi Hendrix

A minute's success pays the failure of years. - Robert Browning

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

If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time. - Steve Jobs

Slow and steady wins the race. - Aesop

The victory of success is half done when one gains the habit of work. - Sarah Knowles Bolton

successful people quotes

Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it. - Winston S. Churchill

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps. – Confucius

By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. - Benjamin Franklin

You can only be successful if you let your mind go beyond the boundaries that other people have set for themselves. - brian herbert & kevin j. anderson

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

Management is doing things right, leadership is doing the right things. - Peter Drucker

If I die prematurely, at any rate I shall be saved from being bored by my own success. - Samuel Butler

Skill is fine, and genius is splendid, but the right contacts are more valuable than either. - Sir Archibald Mclndoe

short success quotes

Keep your best wishes, close to your heart and watch what happens. - Tony DeLiso

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong. – Ella Fitzgerald

Winners focus on winning, losers focus on winners. - Conor Mcgregor

Success is the result of psychologically preparing for it, prior to achieving it. - carmello Anthony 

Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take. - Christopher Reeve

Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning. - Bill Gates

Meet success like a gentleman and disaster like a man. - Frederick Edwin Smith

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other one thing. - Abraham Lincoln

motivational quotes for success

In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. - Bill Cosby

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying. - W. Clement Stone

We may get knocked down on the outside, but the key to living in victory is to learn how to get up on the inside. - Joel Osteen

Success is less about hours of input and more the quality of output. - jon packer

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 Kiosaki

Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical. - Howard Schultz