How we see failure, how we look at challenges,
how we set goals - so in the end it is a combination of things
not just one thing that will contribute to achievement of our goals!
Winners are so active . . . so movement-oriented . . .
they experiment with so many
new avenues . . . that they can't help but accomplish
something worthwhile by
the end of their busy days.
Dr. Irene C. Kassorla
... failure is just an opportunity, and that anybody we meet, any day, under any circumstance, may provide the inspiration we need to take that next step.
Bob Ravener, Up! - The Difference Between Today and Tomorrow Is You
We're generally raised with the idea: "If you work hard at something, you'll be
successful, and then you can be happy".
But when you think like that, you'll notice that as soon as you reach a goal,
another one will take it's place."
Martin Nagle, Being Happy ...: the 10 most successful strategies
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination.
Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy
into accomplishment and wealth.
Unfortunately, the story of the overnight success is nothing more than a myth.
For every person who strikes it rich, there are thousands of folks who
languish in obscurity.
The cause of all this is the belief that success is an event.
That you can transition from "zero to hero" without a lot of effort.
S.J. Scott, Habit Stacking: 127 Small Changes to Improve Your Health, Wealth, and Happiness
If a person were to stand at the edge of his or her dreams and
contemplate the journey, he or she would never take the first step.
A person would get discouraged, confused, because the path he
or she thought would be straight is full of twists and turns.
Success, it turns out, is never a straight line.
Jake Anderson, Martin Luther King Greatest Quotes and Life Lessons
There are several key elements successful people have in common.
It isn't genius, talent, or luck, although these factors play a role in being
Within the mind of every successful person there is a tenacious
perseverance and the unbreakable belief that they are going to succeed
no matter what.
Scott Allan, Do It Scared: Charge Forward With Confidence, Conquer Resistance, and Break Through Your Limitations.
It is clear that the definition of success is different for everybody.
If you want to achieve success, you have to define what it is for yourself.
Aaron Peters, The Ultimate Life Success Guide: How To Achieve Your Wildest Potential
As we know that the failures are stepping stones to success,
we need to consider failures as feedback and thereby strategize
them towards the final outcome.
But success and accomplishment don't happen in a vacuum; they
rise from experiences that have a profound and lasting influence.
Bernie Swain, What Made Me Who I Am
We are designed to thrive off of success after success, but the problem most people have with New Yearís resolutions is that they are not generally short-term plans
that are wired for a quick adrenaline rush of success.
Sharlene Snow, New Years Resolutions - Discover How To Remain Committed To Your Goals And Achieve All Your Goals For The New Years
Happy New Year Quotes
Success is loving life and daring to live it.
The world's most successful people have always risen above their
troubles in life and also outperformed their competitors.
Michael Green, Jim Rohn: The golden rules of JIM ROHN to succeed in business and life
Persistence is what separates the person that doesn't give up from
the one that does.
R.L. Adams, The Art of Persistence - The Simple Secrets to Long-Term Success
If management was just about making smart business decisions and
being knowledgeable in the industry, many more managers would be
However, management is more about people smarts and understanding
how to work with, influence, and direct the people who work for you.
Terrance Sember, Bad Apples: How to Manage Difficult Employees, Encourage Good Ones to Stay, and Boost Productivity
I would go as far as I could and hit a wall, my own imagined limitations. And then I met a fellow who gave me his secret, and it was pretty simple. When you hit a wall, just kick it in.
Never hestitate to give encouragement, it could make the difference of someone's success!
Making A Difference
Some aspects of success seem rather silly as death approaches.
Donald A. Miller
Successful people, throughout history and today, don't avoid stupid,
they lean into it . . . in a smart way.
Richie Norton; Natalie Richie, The Power of Starting Something Stupid: How to Crush Fear, Make Dreams Happen, and Live without Regret
We must begin with the end in mind in order to be successful and you canít do that without a plan in place.
Tony A. Gaskins Jr., The Road to Destiny: Your New Year's Resolution
Success is built one brick at a time. These bricks have many names.
Some use the name attitude or mindset,
others will say bearing, temperament or behaviour.
Kory Livingstone, Quiet Determination: unlocking the gates to unlimited success!
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying basic fundamentals.
Jim Rohn Quotes
Anybody who's successful at anything does things they don't feel like doing.
An Olympic athlete exercises when she doesn't feel like it.
A great musician practices his craft, even when he's tired.
You can use excuses to get things done instead of putting them off.
You can find an excuse not to get something done but you can find an
even better excuse to complete a task.
If you use excuses to start getting things done, imagine how much
more productive you would be. Imagine how much more valuable
you would be to a business, as an employee or as a spouse.
Anwar Williams, Make An Excuse To Succeed
Success comes from dreaming, believing, daring, and doing ... the process attributed to Walt Disney
and his world-class entertainment empire.
Bill Capodagli and Lynn Jackson
Walt Disney Quotes
As a leader, your success is directly measured by the success of those working on your team, and in fact
their success is your success.
Michael K. Simpson, Unlocking Potential: 7 Coaching Skills That Transform Individuals, Teams, and Organizations
So, if we were to define success in the least amount of time, this is what we would do:
- Identify your peak time.
- Identify the one main thing in your job or your business that would have the highest impact
Catherine Pulsifer, Using Time Wisely A Secret
You only succeed at providing exceptional service when your
customers believe they've received exceptional service.
Renee Evenson, Powerful Phrases for Effective Customer Service
But after a while I couldn't ignore the high correlation between
success and rising early, even in my own life.
Steve Pavlina, How to Fall Asleep in Less Than 30 Seconds
Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
George Bernard Shaw Quotes
The only real path to success is committing to your plan and then putting
into action the right strategies to get where you need to be.
Scott Allan, Drive Your Destiny: Create a Vision for Your Life, Build Better Habits for Wealth and Health, and Unlock Your Inner Greatness
What you continue to learn will determine your success. And how you use
the education you gather will define who you can become and whether you
succeed in making full use of the talents you possess.
Victor Hayek, Outclass: How to Ace the Lessons of Life and Graduate with Honors
Personal Development Quotes
When we can look back and see the success that we have built,
it gives us tons of confidence to go out and create more in the future.
Jeff Jones, Simple Habits
Keep improving your skills, and educational qualifications and you will greatly improve your odds of success either in your current work environment or in a new endeavor.
Catherine Pulsifer, What Motivates You
Thousands of successful people did not achieve success on their first try, but they were not discouraged. They picked themselves up and went back at it with an even stronger, single minded tenacity to achieve their goal.
Catherine Pulsifer, Accepting Failure
Don't be afraid of challenges. Much of your success will come
from taking difficult situations head-on.
If you want to be successful, you must be willing to fail.
Drew Rozell Ph.D., Let It Go: Manifest What You Really
Want By Giving Up and Allowing
Quotes about Overcoming
Success is a choice. Whether you succeed or fail is primarily determined by the beliefs you choose to hold about yourself and the world around you.
Darrin Donnelly, Think Like a Warrior: The Five Inner Beliefs That Make You Unstoppable
Many people go through life thinking that success is only available to those
who are born into it. They get trapped in the mindset that because
they grew up a certain way or because of things that happened in their past,
success is just not in their future. I can tell you from my personal experience,
that's just not true. It doesn't matter where you start, what is important is
that you start.
Aaron Walker, View From the Top: Living a Life of Significance
Good leadership has nothing to do with who is better or who is worse,
it has to do with working as a team to get things done.
Maria Farlenesky, Management
A lot of great entrepreneurs built their businesses with the "good enough"
model. They didn't attach themselves to perfection and if they did they
wouldn't have built businesses at successful as they have.
Alex Altman, Time Is Money
Whatever God has placed in
your heart, you will be able to accomplish it. God's purpose in your life
will proceed as planned.
Ruben Barreto, You Have What It Takes
I have been a reader of biographies for many years, and I have yet to find a successful person whose life was free from problems and difficulties.
Warren W. Wiersbe, The Bumps Are What You Climb On: Encouragement for Difficult Days
Successful people know that the only thing you have control over is
your own actions and to achieve a goal you need to take massive action.
Andrii Sedniev, The Achievement Factory
Action Plan Template
"It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever -
the one who recognizes the challenge and does something about it. "
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more
important than any other one thing.
While formal schooling is an important advantage, it is not a guarantee of success nor is its absence a fatal handicap.
Ray Kroc Quotes
Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do.
Nelson Mandela Quotes
Prosperity is not just having things. It is the consciousness
that attracts the things. Prosperity is a way of living and thinking,
and not just having money or things. Poverty is a way of living and thinking,
and not just a lack of money or things.
Funny Quotes about Life
Your ability to set goals and to make plans for their
accomplishment is the master skill of success.
Achievement of Goals
Your thoughts, your mind, control your life,
for you always do the things you think.
Albert E. Cliffe, Lessons in Living
Do whatever you can possibly do to give yourself a feeling of accomplishment and watch your outlook on life change.
Bob Ravener, Up! - The Difference Between Today and Tomorrow Is You
Our success in life is more typically a reflection of how
we respond to the things that happen to us.
How Do You Respond
You can have faith in good fortune showing up. You can have faith in people. You can have faith in yourself! Having faith, in this capacity, simply means you minimize the thoughts that relate to fear, and you keep your state of mind positive, optimistic, productive and progressive.
Keith Hill Jr., Fighting Fear and Doing Discipline
"You will need to believe in yourself and your ability to overcome and succeed."
Paul and Tracey McManus
The 7 Great Prayers
Today, there are as many different definitions of success as there are human beings, and there are those who claim, with
considerable proof, that the greatest failure of our times is success since we have come, more and more, to equate success solely with material possessions.
Og Mandino, Og Mandino's University of Success: The Greatest Self-Help Author in the World Presents the Ultimate Success Book
Og Mandino Quotes
"To be really successful - and to have a settled sense of purpose
that helps you finish projects -
requires a clear understanding of the passion and skills
you bring to the needs of your market."
Kerry Gene, Finish What You Start
Being good at everything means only that you are not great at anything. Instead, concentrate only on what you are best at. While you may seem vulnerable with such a narrow focus, everyone will know how remarkable you are in your own field.
Wuyen Hsu, Saying NO
Success is the sum of small efforts - repeated day in and day out.
The criterion for success is listening to and acting on the dialogue of your inner-self.
Mary White, ReSTYLEing your LIFE
If a person is working toward a pre-determined goal and knows where
they're going, that individual is a success. If they're not doing that,
they're a failure. Success is the progressive realization of a worthy ideal.
Earl Nightingale, How to Completely Change Your Life in 30 Seconds
Earl Nightingale Quotes
Encourage honesty and welcome the occasional negative comment as an opportunity to improve your products or services.
David Jenyns, Authority Content: The Simple System for Building Your Brand, Sales, and Credibility
Words of Encouragement
"When modeling someone, you have to be certain that modelling their
ONE major activity or secret for success, will also help you reach
where they are."
Akanbi Adedamola, Channeling The Power of A Small Win
"But let me be clear, success in anything it will take focus
and sustained work on your part. Only you can make it happen."
Christopher Babson, Bold!
"You would not think that people are afraid of success but actually
they often are. They know that if they succeed this will also bring changes."
Clodagh Swanson, Time To Shine
"In my life, I have learned that as long as you learn something from
someone, a job, or unique experience you have gained wisdom,
power and success."
Andrew Wright Sr., Confidence: Comfortable In My Shoes
When you are confident in your ability to learn new things, the sky is the limit.
Adrienne Stevens, Psychology: 15+ Special Techniques to Learn Any Skill or Subject in 20 Days
"When we blame our lack of success on bad luck, isn't that really a way
to explain an adverse event for which we don't want to take the trouble
to find the real cause?"
Bill Calhoun, Can't. . . Can!
"Most of us have two lives. The first one is the life we actually live;
the second is the imagined life where we achieve all the success
we dream about."
Vlad Zachary, The Excellence Habit
"Your commitment to your work, your hard work, your endless
efforts to get the required task done and your positive attitude,
all are reinforced to get the success."
T Whitmore, Stuff You Don't Need: A Mother's Guide to Raising A Child in a Gadget World
It may sound selfish, but there comes a time when we have to take care of #1. I am by no means suggesting that we should be slackers,
but there are times when you need to take care of yourself and get some needed rest or medical treatment.
Carolyn Denise Owens, Timeless Wisdom: Lessons From Our Ancestors<
Stress tends to reduce our level of performance. To get good at any skill it helps to be focused and relaxed.
Paul Z. Jackson, Your Lifepass To Creativity and Confidence
Each person has the
motivation and the drive to become self-disciplined if they put their minds
to it and the time and effort that will be required for success.
Mike C. Adams, Self Discipline
Not only is one's stock of practical knowledge largely based
upon developed perception, but one's success also depends
materially upon the same faculties.
William Walker Atkinson, Your Mind and How to Use it