100+ Success Quotes & Sayings

100+ Success Quotes & Sayings

167 Quotes

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

Here are some inpirational quotes about success from famous authors are meant to inspire and help others get the motivation to achieve a measure of their own success.

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get

Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get

W.P. Kinsella

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Sometimes it takes a good fall to really know where you stand

Sometimes it takes a good fall to really know where you stand

Hayley Williams

I was taught to strive not because there were any guarantees of success but because the act of striving is in itself the only way to keep faith with life.

Madeleine K. Albright

If you can't do great things, Mother Teresa used to say, do little things with great love. If you can't do them with great love, do them with a little love. If you can't do them with a little love, do them anyway.Love grows when people serve.

John Ortberg

I do not like to repeat successes I like to go on to other things.

Walt Disney Company

Believing in negative thoughts is the single greatest obstruction to success.

Charles F. Glassman

Eighty percent of success is showing up.

Woody Allen

Such a simple concept, yet so true: that which we manifest is before us; we are the creators of our own destiny. Be it through intention or ignorance, our successes and our failures have been brought on by none other than ourselves.

Garth Stein

Success, after all, loves a witness, but failure can't exist without one.

Junot Díaz

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : If you’re in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.

If you’re in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.

Warren Buffett

Your success and happiness lie in you.

Helen Keller

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Be believing, be happy, don't get discouraged. Things will work out.

Be believing, be happy, don't get discouraged. Things will work out.

Gordon B. Hinckley

Success is not obtained overnight. It comes in installments; you get a little bit today, a little bit tomorrow until the whole package is given out. The day you procrastinate, you lose that day's success.

Israelmore Ayivor

Don't mistake activity with achievement.

John Wooden

Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dalí

Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

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

Salvador Dalí

To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.

Reba McEntire

If you're not gonna go all the way, why go at all?

Joe Namath

Accepting oneself does not preclude an attempt to become better.

Flannery O'Connor

When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.

Ellen DeGeneres

Men are born to succeed, not to fail.

Henry David Thoreau

If at first you don't succeed, destroy all evidence that you tried.

Steven Wright

It's failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.

Ellen DeGeneres

Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.

Zig Ziglar

Congratulations!Today is your day.You're off to Great Places!You're off and away!

Dr. Seuss

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.

Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.

Zig Ziglar

I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.

Amelia Earhart

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

Anthony Robbins

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy

So be sure when you step, Step with care and great tact. And remember that life's A Great Balancing Act. And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and ¾ percent guaranteed) Kid, you'll move mountains.

Dr. Seuss

Decide what you want to be....Pay the Price ...And be what you want to be.

John A. Widtsoe

The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.

Will Rogers

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

Bruce Feirstein

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

Henry Ford

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Vision without execution is just hallucination.

Vision without execution is just hallucination.

Henry Ford

...it is well known that a vital ingredient of success is not knowing that what you're attempting can't be done.

Terry Pratchett

Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don't really matter.

Francis Chan

Missing a train is only painful if you run after it! Likewise, not matching the idea of success others expect from you is only painful if that’s what you are seeking.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

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