Inspirational Success Quotes | Best Motivational Quotes
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When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content.
No one who strives to bring new life to something significant should be too quick to abandon the hope that he will succeed.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.
Greatness is not in where we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it – but sail we must and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.
To me success means effectiveness in the world, that I am able to carry my ideas and values into the world – that I am able to change it in positive ways.
Maxine Hong Kingston
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
James A. Froude
Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I’ll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I’ll give you a stock clerk.
J. C. Penney
The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spends himself in a worthy cause, who at best knows achievement and who at the worst if he fails at least fails while daring greatly so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
I measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her fellow human beings.
What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
Winners are not afraid of losing. But losers are. Failure is part of the process of success. People who avoid failure also avoid success.
The heights by great men reached and kept, were not attained by sudden flight, but they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I long to accomplish a great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.
How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone.
The most successful men in the end are those whose success is the result of steady accretion.
Alexander Graham Bell
Be hungry for success, hungry to make your mark, hungry to be seen and to be heard and to have an effect. And as you move up and become successful, make sure also to be hungry for helping others.
Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
Arnold H. Glasow
The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.
If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Those who are successful overcome their fears and take action. Those who aren’t submit to their fears and live with regrets.
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.
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
Booker T. Washington
Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.
Successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at.
The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments.
Henry Ward Beecher
Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.
Orison Swett Marden
Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.
Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.
Why be a king, when you can be a god?