Famous Success Quotes

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The true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success.

Cullen Hightower

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

Winston Churchill

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 F. Bennett

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

Always remember that striving and struggle precede success, even in the dictionary.

Sarah Ban Breathnach

Any great work of art revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world -- the extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air.

Leonard Bernstein

I cannot give the formula for success, but I can give you the formula of failure - which is try to please everybody.

Herbert B. Swope

One very important ingredient of success is a good, wide-awake, persistent, tireless enemy.

Frank Shutts

Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.

Mark Twain

Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.

Arthur Ashe

The danger of success is that it makes us forget the world's dreadful injustice.

Jules Renard

The man is a success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much who has gained the respect of intelligent men and the love of children who has filled his niche and accomplished his task who leaves the world better than he found it, whether by an improved poppy, a perfect poem, or a rescued soul who never lacked appreciation of earth's beauty or failed to express it who looked for the best in others and gave the best he had.

Robert Louis Stephenson

The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.

Salvador Dali

The toughest thing about success is that you've got to keep on being a success. Talent is only a starting point in this business. You've got to keep on working that talent. Someday I'll reach for it and it won't be there.

Irving

There is only one success ... to be able to spend your life in your own way, and not to give others absurd maddening claims upon it.

Christopher Darlington Morley

There's no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it

Kim Hubbard

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 Hilda Thatcher

Would you like me to give you a formula for...success It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure... You're thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at all... You can be discouraged by failure--or you can learn from it. So go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because, remember that's where you'll find success. On the far side.

Thomas John Watson, Sr.

Success is never final.

Winston Churchill

Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.

Pablo Picasso

When at some future date the high court of history sits in judgment on each one of us-recording whether in our brief span of service we fulfilled our responsibilities to the state-our success or failure, in whatever office we may hold, will be measured by the answers to four questions-were we truly men of courage ... were we truly men of judgment ... were we truly men of integrity ... were we truly men of dedication

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

To laugh often and much to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others to leave the world a little better whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is the meaning of success.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hard work doesn't guarantee success, but improves its chances.

B. J. Gupta

It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one but the success will be of a truer kind, earned without fraud or injustice. And even though a man should for a time be unsuccessful, still he must be honest better lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune...

Samuel Smiles

Purity,patience, and preserverance are the three essentials to success, and above all love.

Swami Vivekananda

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