Hard work is the key to success, so work diligently on any project you undertake. If you truly want to be successful, be prepared to give up your leisure time and work past 5 PM and on weekends. Also, have faith in yourself. If you come up with a new idea that you believe in, don't allow other people to discourage you from pursuing it.
Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.
Your identity and your success go hand in hand. Many people sacrifice their identities by not doing what they really want to do. And that's why they're not successful.
Success is not measured by the heights one attains, but by the obstacles one overcomes in its attainment.
Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.
Success is not a place at which one arrives but rather the spirit with which one undertakes and continues the journey.
Failure changes for the better, success for the worse.
You always pass failure on the way to success.
I'd rather be a failure at something I enjoy than a success at something I hate
Success is a public affair. Failure is a private funeral.
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
Success and failure. We think of them as opposites, but they're really not. They're companions - the hero and the sidekick.
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
While a history of success can certainly increase your confidence, you don’t actually need that history to feel confident.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
Disappointment, when it involves neither shame nor loss, is as good as success; for it supplies as many images to the mind, and as many topics to the tongue.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
An individual's self-concept is the core of his personality. It affects every aspect of human behavior: the ability to learn, the capacity to grow and change. A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success in life.
People with a scarcity mentality tend to see everything in terms of win-lose. There is only so much; and if someone else has it, that means there will be less for me. The more principle-centered we become, the more we develop an abundance mentality, the more we
are genuinely happy for the successes, well-being, achievements, recognition, and good fortune of other people. We believe their success adds to...rather than detracts from...our lives.î
..piling up zeros in your bank account, or cars in your driveway, won't in and of itself make you successful. Rather, true success is based on a constant flow of giving and recieving. In fact, if you look up affluence in the dictionary, you'll see its root is a Latin phrase meaning "to flow with abundance". So in order to be truly affluent, you must always let what you have recieved flow back into the world.
The prospect of success in achieving our most cherished dream is not without its terrors. Who is more deprived and alone than the man who has achieved his dream
Always aim for achievement, and forget about success