100+ Success Quotes

Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a butterfly. – Proverb

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. – Vince Lombardi

A minute’s success pays the failure of years. – Robert Browning

The starting point of all achievement is desire. – Napoleon Hill

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all. – Dale Carnegie

Every sucessful person in the world is a hustler one way or another. We all hustle to get where we need to be. Only a fool would sit around and wait on another man to feed him. ― K’wan

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well. – Vincent Van Gogh

Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is. – Vince Lombardi

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. ― Oliver Goldsmith

There are three things you can do with your life: You can waste it, you can spend it, or you can invest it. The best use of your life is to invest it in something that will last longer than your time on Earth. – Rick Warren

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise. – Oscar Wilde

Life is 10% what happens and 90% of how you react to it. – Charles Swindoll

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal. – Earl Nightingale

Success comes when people act together; failure tends to happen alone. – Deepak Chopra

Eighty percent of success is showing up. – Woody Allen

The secret of change is to focus all your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new. – Socrates

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. – Stephen Hawking

Success is the sum of details. – Harvey S. Firestone

The secret of success is constancy of purpose. – Benjamin Disraeli

Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase. – Martin Luther King Jr.

Success has always been a great liar. – Friedrich Nietzsche

Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them. – William Shakespeare

Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get. ― W. P. Kinsella

Success is dependent on effort. – Sophocles

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

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty. –Winston Churchill

To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence. – Mark Twain

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

A person is a success if they get up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. – Bob Dylan

I can’t give you a sure–fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time. ― Herbert Bayard Swope

Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try. – John F. Kennedy

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

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

Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. – G.K. Nielson

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. – Lao Tzu

All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. – Walt Disney

The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success. – Bruce Feirstein

Fortune sides with him who dares. – Virgil

Opportunities don’t happen, you create them. – Chris Grosser

The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible – and achieve it, generation after generation. – Pearl S. Buck

The path to success is to take massive determined action. – Tony Robbins

Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you’re right. – Henry Ford

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another. – Napoleon Hill

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom. – Euripides

The secret of success is to do the common things uncommonly well. – John D. Rockefeller

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. – Robert F. Kennedy

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above it. – Washington Irving

A strong positive self–image is the best possible preparation for success. – Dr. Joyce Brothers

The best revenge is massive success. – Frank Sinatra

Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be. – George Sheehan

I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him. – Galileo Galilei

If opportunity doesn’t knock build a door. – Milton Berle

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day–in and day–out. – Robert Collier

You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. – Christopher Columbus

Nothing succeeds like success. – Alexandre Dumas

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. – Margaret Thatcher

All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure. – Mark Twain

Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time. – George Bernard Shaw

Success is blocked by concentrating on it and planning for it… Success is shy – it won’t come out while you’re watching. – Tennessee Williams

Success does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will. – Mahatma Gandhi

If you have no critics you’ll likely have no success. – Malcolm X

It is never too late to be what you might have been. – George Eliot

Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be. – Grandma Moses

The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity. – Ayn Rand

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. – Og Mandino

It’s not your salary that makes you rich, it’s your spending habits. – Charles A. Jaffe

You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity. – Thomas Wolfe

Success in anything is through happiness. – Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom. – George S. Patton

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

Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning. – Robert Kiyosaki

Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable. – Coco Chanel

Failure is success in progress. – Albert Einstein

If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary. – Jim Rohn

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

Success is the one unpardonable sin against our fellows. – Ambrose Bierce

Success comes from curiosity, concentration, perseverance and self–criticism. – Albert Einstein

Failure is the tuition you pay for success. – Walter Brunell

It is not the strongest species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the most responsive to change. –Charles Darwin

I never dreamed about success, I worked for it. – Estée Lauder

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. – Gustave Flaubert

Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed. – Emily Dickinson

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself. – Leonardo da Vinci

I walk slowly but never backwards. – Abraham Lincoln

Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools. – Napoleon Bonaparte

Believe you can and you’re halfway there. – Theodore Teddy Roosevelt

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

Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments. – Henry Ward Beecher

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it. – Henry David Thoreau

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. – Pele

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

I have failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. – Michael Jordan

The key to success is to start before you are ready.” – Marie Forleo

Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” – Bill Gates

The number one reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors. – Napoleon Hill

If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it, then I can achieve it. – Muhammad Ali

The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people. – Theodore Roosevelt

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. – Leo Tolstoy

I attribute my success to this: I never took nor gave any excuses. – Florence Nightingale

There’s a lot of blood, sweat, and guts between dreams and success. – Paul Bryant

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

The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it. – Henry Ford

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. – Dale Carnegie

Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise. – Frank Ocean

Success is more dangerous than failure, the ripples break over a wider coastline. – Graham Greene

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. – Dale Carnegie

Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result. – Oscar Wilde

I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams. – Oprah Winfrey

We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success. – Henry David Thoreau

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. – Thomas Jefferson

You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. – Marcus Aurelius

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