Success in life comes not from holding a good hand, but in playing a poor hand well.
- Denis Waitley
The great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
- Albert Schweitzer
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
- W. Clement Stone
Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances.
- Orison Swett Marden
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
- Albert Schweitzer
Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.
- Ambrose Bierce
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
- Benjamin Disraeli
Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success.
- Louisa May Alcott
The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
- Benjamin Disraeli
Success comes when people act together; failure tends to happen alone.
- Deepak Chopra
An excuse becomes an obstacle in your journey to success when it is made in place of your best effort or when it is used as the object of the blame.
- Bo Bennett
If I die prematurely I shall be saved from being bored to death at my own success.
- Samuel Butler
The road to success is always under construction.
- Lily Tomlin
Success is the child of audacity.
- Benjamin Disraeli
Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear.
- Dan Millman
Within the hearts men, loyalty and consideration are esteemed greater than success.
- Bryant H. McGill
The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.
- Paramahansa Yogananda
Everything I have, my career, my success, my family, I owe to America.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
- Jules Renard
The idea of capitalism is not just success but also the failure that allows success to happen.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
- Horace
The Lord gave us two ends - one to sit on and the other to think with. Success depends on which one we use the most.
- Ann Landers
They talk about the failure of socialism but where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia and Latin America?
- Fidel Castro
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
- Euripides
The secret to success is good leadership, and good leadership is all about making the lives of your team members or workers better.
- Tony Dungy
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
- Benjamin Disraeli
The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
- James Allen
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is sought after.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Success follows doing what you want to do. There is no other way to be successful.
- Malcolm Forbes
That business we started with 10 people has now grown into a great American success story.
- Mitt Romney
The compensation of a very early success is a conviction that life is a romantic matter. In the best sense one stays young.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald
If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress.
- Calvin Coolidge
Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity; yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage.
- Sydney J. Harris
No one has a corner on success. It is his who pays the price.
- Orison Swett Marden
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
- Truman Capote
Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem.
- Henry A. Kissinger
The success I have achieved in bodybuilding, motion pictures, and business would not have been possible without the generosity of the American people and the freedom here to pursue your dreams.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret as we feel for those of our friends, namely, when we miss their existence as witnesses to our success.
- Arthur Schopenhauer
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
- Mary Kay Ash
Every failure is a step to success.
- William Whewell
Youth is not enough. And love is not enough. And success is not enough. And, if we could achieve it, enough would not be enough.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Whether you come from a council estate or a country estate, your success will be determined by your own confidence and fortitude.
- Michelle Obama
For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.
- Walter Scott
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.
- Earl Nightingale
Success in any endeavor depends on the degree to which it is an expression of your true self.
- Ralph Marston
It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.
- Roger Babson
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed: They must be fit for it. They must not do too much of it. And they must have a sense of success in it.
- John Ruskin
Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.
- Arthur Ashe
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
- Walter Scott
There is no success without hardship.
- Sophocles
It is only the cynicism that is born of success that is penetrating and valid.
- George Jean Nathan
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
I feel like I want to take care of everyone and I also feel this terrible guilt if I am unable to. And I have felt this way ever since all this success started.
- Jim Carrey
Life is a series of punches. It presents a lot of challenges. It presents a lot of hardship, but the people that are able to take those punches and able to move forward are the ones that really do have a lot of success and have a lot of joy in their life and have a lot of stories to tell, too.
- Josh Turner
No foreign policy - no matter how ingenious - has any chance of success if it is born in the minds of a few and carried in the hearts of none.
- Henry A. Kissinger
No one succeeds without effort... Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.
- Ramana Maharshi
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