Success Quotes

 Use these success quotes for motivation to accomplish your goals. Inspire yourself to move forward in your life. When you have clear, written goals, you'll achieve success more quickly than when you don’t have a clear plan in mind. Post these quotes to help build your self esteem.

Use these success quotes for journal writing prompts

“A price has to be paid for success. Almost invariably those who have reached the summits worked harder and longer, studied and planned more assiduously, practiced more self-denial, overcame more difficulties than those of us who have not risen so far.” B. C. Forbes 

“Success is a self-fulfilling prophecy.” H. H. Swami Tejomayananda

“You can’t be successful with other people if you haven’t paid the price of success with yourself.” Stephen R. Covey

“The main factor behind success is self- control. ” Rig Veda quotes

“Self-trust is the first secret of success.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

“To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.” Denis Waitley

“The more authentic you become, the more genuine in your expression, particularly regarding personal experiences and even self-doubts, the more people can relate to your expression and the safer it makes them feel to express themselves. That expression in turn feeds back on the other person’s spirit, and genuine creative empathy takes place, producing new insights and leanings and a sense of excitement and adventure that keeps the process going.” Stephen R. Covey

Use these success quotes in speeches.

“Success in any endeavor depends on the degree to which it is an expression of your true self.” Ralph Marston

“Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.” John Wooden

“Trophies should go to the winners. Self-esteem does not lead to success in life. Self-discipline and self-control do, and sports can help teach those.” Roy Baumeister

“Self-assurance is two-thirds of success.” Anonymous

“It is good to have an end to journey toward. But it is the journey that matters, in the end.” Ursula K. LeGuin

“The inside-out approach says if you want to have a happy marriage, be the kind of person who generates positive energy and sidesteps negative energy rather than empowering it. If you want to have a more pleasant, cooperative teenager, be a more understanding, empathic, consistent, loving parent. If you want to have more freedom, more latitude in your job, be a more responsible, a more helpful, a more contributing employee. If you want to be trusted, be trustworthy. If you want the secondary greatness of recognized talent, focus first on the primary greatness of character.” Stephen R. Covey

Your outlook has a dramatic impact on your success in life. If you want it to be, it will be.

“Nothing is too wonderful to be true.” Michael Faraday

“The universe holds enough happiness and success for everyone.” Ali Vincent 

“Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.” Shaquille O’Neal 

“When people seriously undertake to identify what really matters most to them in their lives, what they really want to be and do, they become very reverent. They start to think in larger terms than today and tomorrow.” Stephen R. Covey

“Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.” Jamie Paolinetti  

“You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.” Brian Tracy 

“Truest success is but the development of self.” Charles Atlas

Attitude is Altitude

“I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.” Booker T. Washington

“People are always blaming their circumstances for shat they are. I don’t believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can’t find them, make them.” George Bernard Shaw

“Being proactive is more than taking initiative. It is recognizing that we are responsible for our own choices and have the freedom to choose based on principles and values rather than on moods or condition. Proactive people are agents of change and choose not to be victims, to be reactive, or to blame others.” Stephen R. Covey

“We only want that which is given naturally to all peoples of the world, to be masters of our own fate, only of our fate, not of others, and in cooperation and friendship with others.” Golda Meir

“Each of us must work for his own improvement and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity.” Marie Curie

“We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it – but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.” Oliver Wendell Holmes

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that you can change your circumstances by changing your attitudes of mind.” William James

Post these success quotes where you can see them every day. Progress is found in continual action.

“A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.” Francis Bacon

“Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.” William Jennings Bryan

“Ah, but man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?” Robert Browning

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” Aristotle

“Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice.” Elizabeth Cady Stanton

“I think one’s feelings waster themselves in words. They ought all to be distilled into actions and into actions which bring results.” Florence Nightingale

Use these success quotes in speeches in conversations and in your daily life for inspiration.

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