Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you.
What does so-called success or failure matter if only you have succeeded in doing the thing you set out to do. The DOING is all that really counts.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
submitted by: Sandra Moore
Dwell in possibility.
To tend, unfailingly, unflinchingly, towards a goal, is the secret of success.
Being Number One isn’t everything to me, but for those few hours on the court it’s way ahead of whatever’s in second place.
He has achieved success, who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much; who has gained the respect of intelligent men and the love of little children.
May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future.
A wounded deer leaps the highest.
You can have unbelievable intelligence, you can have connections, you can have opportunities fall out of the sky. But in the end, hard work is the true, enduring characteristic of successful people.
Success supposes endeavor.
I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but it should get you pretty near.
It isn’t success after all, is it, if it isn’t an expression of your deepest energies?
It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.
Luck is not chance, it’s toil; fortune’s expensive smile is earned.
Success breeds confidence.
Success makes you think you have principles.
Fortune befriends the bold.
I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.
Know the difference between success and fame. Success is Mother Teresa. Fame is Madonna.
The best thing that can come with success is the knowledge that it is nothing to long for.
I’ve never sought success in order to get fame and money: it’s the talent and the passion that count in success.
Winning the prize [1963 Nobel Prize in physics] wasn’t half as exciting as doing the work itself.
Achievement brings with it its own anticlimax.
Generally speaking, we are all happier when we are still striving for achievement than when the prize is in our hands.
The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible – and achieve it, generation after generation.
Success is a two-bladed golden sword; it knights one and stabs one at the same time.
Success can make you go one of two ways. It can make you a prima donna, or it can smooth the edges, take away the insecurities, let the nice things come out.
Success does not implant bad characteristics in people. It merely steps up the growth rate of the bad characteristics they already had.
She’s the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success, wrong by wrong.
Nothing succeeds like address.
Integrity is so perishable in the summer months of success.
I find it’s as hard to live down an early triumph as an early indiscretion.
It’s a little depressing to become number one because the only place you can go from there is down.
Success is counted sweetest / By those who ne’er succeed.
To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.
Even a stopped clock is right twice every day. After some years, it can boast of a long series of successes.
Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.
Please know that I am quite aware of the hazards. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.