Monday, June 26, 2017

Success

Marsha Sinetar:

Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you.

Eva Le Gallienne:

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.

Dr. Joyce Brothers

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Emily Dickinson:

Dwell in possibility.

Anna Pavlova:

To tend, unfailingly, unflinchingly, towards a goal, is the secret of success.

Billie Jean King:

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.

Bessie A. Stanley:

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.

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May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future.

Emily Dickinson:

A wounded deer leaps the highest.

Marsha Evans:

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.

Jane Austen:

Success supposes endeavor.

Margaret Thatcher:

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.

Marilyn French:

It isn’t success after all, is it, if it isn’t an expression of your deepest energies?

Emily Dickinson:

It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.

Emily Dickinson:

Luck is not chance, it’s toil; fortune’s expensive smile is earned.

Beryl Markham:

Success breeds confidence.

Melodie Johnson Howe:

Success makes you think you have principles.

Emily Dickinson:

Fortune befriends the bold.

Margaret Mead:

I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.

Emily Dickinson:

Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.

Erma Bombeck:

Know the difference between success and fame. Success is Mother Teresa. Fame is Madonna.

Liv Ullmann:

The best thing that can come with success is the knowledge that it is nothing to long for.

Ingrid Bergman:

I’ve never sought success in order to get fame and money: it’s the talent and the passion that count in success.

Maria Goeppert Mayer:

Winning the prize [1963 Nobel Prize in physics] wasn’t half as exciting as doing the work itself.

Agatha Christie:

Achievement brings with it its own anticlimax.

Margot Fonteyn:

Generally speaking, we are all happier when we are still striving for achievement than when the prize is in our hands.

Pearl S. Buck:

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


Mae West:

Success is a two-bladed golden sword; it knights one and stabs one at the same time.

Barbara Walters:

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.

Margaret Halsey:

Success does not implant bad characteristics in people. It merely steps up the growth rate of the bad characteristics they already had.

Mae West:

She’s the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success, wrong by wrong.

Fran Lebowitz:

Nothing succeeds like address.

Vanessa Redgrave:

Integrity is so perishable in the summer months of success.

Edna St. Vincent Millay:

I find it’s as hard to live down an early triumph as an early indiscretion.

Doris Day:

It’s a little depressing to become number one because the only place you can go from there is down.

Emily Dickinson:

Success is counted sweetest / By those who ne’er succeed.

Golda Meir:

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.

Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach:

Even a stopped clock is right twice every day. After some years, it can boast of a long series of successes.

Emily Dickinson

Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.

Amelia Earhart:

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.

Amelia Earhart:

The most effective way to do it, is to do it.

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