Success Quotes and Sayings

So you have a task and are desperate to get successful in it. The very first step to reaching there as all great people often say is to believe that you can actually attain success. And to believe, all you need is courage to get past those initial failures along with a few success quotes and sayings by people who’ve already been there.

Why is it that some people attain success and some people don’t? The answer is actually quite simple. It is what they do differently from the rest of the world that gets them the success that achieve.  

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal." - Henry Ford

Obstacles are those frightful

"Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts."

Never give up on what you really want to do

"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. " - Colin Powell

There are no secrets to success

"Success does not lie in “Results” but in “Efforts”, “Being” the best is not so important, “Doing” the best is all that matters…"

Success does not lie in

"Positive choices and attitudes contribute to success. Negative ideas and behaviors lead to failure."

Positive choices and attitudes contribute to success

"One worthwhile task carried to a successful conclusion is worth half-a-hundred half-finished tasks." - Malcolm S. Forbes

One worthwhile task carried

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success." - Henry Ford

Coming together is a beginning

"Achieving 'success' is not the key to happiness, but happiness is the key to success. If you love what you do, you are successful."

key to happiness

"All meaningful and lasting change starts first in your imagination and then works its way out." - Albert Einstein

All meaningful and lasting change starts

"SUCCESS is not measure by what we have done. Success is measured by what we have done compared to what we could have done."

SUCCESS is not measure

"In life, we must first learn to crawl, then stand, then walk, then run, and only then, fly. We cannot crawl into flying."

In life, we must first learn

"The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it." - Moliere

The greater the obstacle

"Success is not the position where you stand, but the direction in which you look."

Success is not the position

"The more you think and talk about your goals, the more positive and enthusiastic you become." - Billy Cox

The more you think and talk about your goals

Here’s what successful people often do that sets them apart from everyone else.

  • They are very specific about their goals and pursue them with perseverance.
  • They act on things immediately and don’t procrastinate.
  • They are very logical and practical about the decisions that they take.
  • They try to push their boundaries and aren’t afraid to go outside of their comfort zone.
  • Improving and progressing with every step is important to them.
  • A positive attitude is what keeps them going, especially when they have obstacles or failures blocking their way.

No matter what the task at hand is, no matter if it’s big or small, these seemingly small and simple mantras that successful people stick to all through their path is often what leads them to their success.

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