Success Quotes

The Best Success Quotes for Self Development


If you would like to achieve success in your life, you might be looking for some success quotes to help you through the hard times. You can get them free online, but only a few websites are offering a thematic database of motivational quotes, and it is hard to find the best ones on one site.
 
That is why we have set up our own page, to help you search quotes by people, topic, and also age. You will be able to review the sayings and create your own collection. Many people use these quotes to print out and put them up on their wall, where they can see them every day, while completing their tasks in order to achieve success. 

Self development is a great thing to take on, and if you don’t want to pay a huge amount for a course, you can learn from people, who have already achieved great success in their lives. You might even choose a famous person you would like to follow, and review the success quotes created by them. You can easily do that using our website, and we always make sure that we update our database to get you the latest and most popular quotes.





  • How do you achieve success? Well, for one thing, you don't define it before you achieve it.
          Robert Brault


  • To laugh often and much;
    To win the respect of intelligent people, and the affection of children;
    To earn the appreciation of honest critics, and endure the betrayal of false friends;
    To appreciate beauty;
    To find the best in others;
    To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition;
    To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived;
    This is to have succeeded.
          Ralph Waldo Emerson


  • The worst bankrupt in the world is the man who has lost his enthusiasm.  Let a man lose everything else in the world but his enthusiasm and he will come through again to success.
          H. W. Arnold


  • The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.
          Richard Bach


  • Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
          Dale Carnegie


  • Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
          Dale Carnegie


  • The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed in these two: common-sense and perseverance.
          Owen Feltham


  • The secret to productive goal setting is establishing clearly defined goals, writing them down and then focusing on them several times a day with words and emotions as if we've already  achieved them.
          Denis Waitley


  • It is possible to fail in many ways...while to succeed is possible only in one way.
          Aristotle


  • It takes 20 years to make an overnight success.
          Eddie Cantor


  • The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.
          Helen Keller


  • Action is the foundational key to all success.
          Pablo Picasso


  • Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
          Henry David Thoreau


  • Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total;  of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
          Robert F. Kennedy


  • If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and Earth will pause to say, Here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
          Martin Luther King


  • No one ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him; it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.
          Charles Kendall Adams


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


  • In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time.
          Anthony J. D'Angelo


  • Success is not permanent. The same is also true of failure.
          Dell Crossword


  • The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.
          Theodore Roosevelt


  • To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
          Anatole France


  • Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.
          Unknown


  • To achieve the impossible, one must think the absurd; to look where everyone else has looked, but to see what no else has seen.
          Unknown


  • There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.
          Beverly Sills


  • Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you respond to it.
          Lou Holtz