People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved.
The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs.
The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get alnog with people.
The real secret of success is enthusiasm. Yes, more than enthusiasm, I would say excitement. I like to see men get excited. When they get excited they make a success of their lives.
Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Truth, self control, asceticism, generosity, non-injury, constancy in virtue ó these are the means of success, not caste or family.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Most of us serve our ideals by fits and starts. The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
I believe in luck: how else can you explain the success of those you dislike?
The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success?
Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!
You never achieve real success unless you like what you are doing.
It's how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.
A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.
A young person, to achieve, must first get out of his mind any notion either of the ease or rapidity of success. Nothing ever just happens in this world.
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.
The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Some people dream of success... while others wake up and work hard at it.
Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.