Success Quotes

Here are some inspiring quotes about success. I know that all of you will succeed. The very fact that you are looking for success quotes is the first step. You are looking to get inspired and these quotes will tell you what to do. Simple things like setting goals, taking action, things that you know but some of the most inspiring people have spelled these out for you so that you will go and take Action.

In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
~Bill Cosby
This is quite true, and if we stop for a moment to think about all the things that we could have done but never did, this is come first.

Everybody’s a self-made man; but only the successful ones are ever willing to admit it.
~ Anonymous

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
~Robert F. Kennedy on achievement, which is often a measure of success.

It is time for us to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever, the one who recognizes the challenge and does something about it.
~Vince Lombardi

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
~Winston Churchill

The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
A very wise man Indeed. And only those who act will succeed. And if you happen to be a big talker, back it up with action, and you will not only succeed but immensely enjoy popularity and fame.
And there is similar one about action and succes

“Action is the foundational key to all success.”
~ This is by Pablo Picasso.
And even though it seems kind of obvious that Action has a direct correlation to success, we crib about not succeeding without looking at our actions, ie, if we are taking the right actions?

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
~David Brinkley
This is a message about using the obstacles as stepping stones or a spring board.

Some Funny quotes on success:

The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.
~Lady Nancy Astor

Success didn’t spoil me, I’ve always been insufferable.
~Fran Lebowitz

Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.
~Funny Success quote by Bill Gates

I couldn’t wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
~Jonathan Winters

The last one is particularly funny, because sometimes you need to be very patient, and keep on doing what you are doing till you reach the goal, and then set out to reach the next goal. Mini goals are also a great way to overcome the impatience.

Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won’t taste good.
~Joe Paterno

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
~ Henry Ford.. And as he says, in order to succeed you need to have a very clear goal and you will also focus single-mindedly on that goal, and success will kiss you, and so will many beautiful women :)

The successful always has a number of projects planned, to which he looks forward. Anyone of them could change the course of his life overnight.
~Mark Caine

This is one way of looking at success. Whereas some people would tell you to ave a Goal, and keep your eye on it without any distractions, there are another breed of successful people, like those serial entrepreneurs who would have several things going with the hope that one of his ventures would succeed. One thing peculiar about such men is that they can focus strongly on each of his/her projects equally. They also know how to delegat and don’t try to do everything.

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
~George Smith Patton
This is one of the most kick ass quotes on success.

It is possible to fail in many ways…while to succeed is possible only in one way.
Hope you like these quotes about success. Feel free to add your own comments and quotes below. But this is not all. We have some more inspiring quotes

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