Quotes about Success

"A great secret of succes is to go through life as a man who never gets used up."

Albert Schweitzer (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was a Franco-German (Alsatian) theologian, organist, philosopher, and physician.


"The measure of succes is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it's the same problem you had last year."

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"Success is a journey not a destination. The doing is usually more important than the outcome. Not everyone can be numer 1."

Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr. (July 10, 1943 – February 6, 1993) was a professional tennis player. During his career, he won three Grand Slam titles, putting him among the best ever from the U.S. Ashe, an African American, is also remembered for his efforts to further social causes.


"There is no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it ?"

Kim Hubbard (-) American businesswoman.


"Six essential qualities that are the key to succes: sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity."

William Claire Menninger (1899–1966) was a co-founder with his brother Karl and his father of The Menninger Foundation in Topeka, Kansas, which is an internationally known center for treatment of behavioral disorders.


"People aren't afraid of failure, they just don't know how to succeed."

Jeffrey Gitomer (born February 11, 1946) is an American author, professional speaker, and business trainer, who writes and lectures internationally on sales, customer loyalty, and personal development.


"For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her."

Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle (22 November 1890 – 9 November 1970) was a French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II. He later founded the French Fifth Republic in 1958 and served as its first President from 1959 to 1969.


"Honor isn't always about making the right choices, it's about dealing with the consequences."

Midori Koto (-)


"I've had enough success for two lifetimes. My success is talent put together with hard work and luck."

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, born Ferdinand Lewis "Lew"Alcindor, Jr. (April 16, 1947) is an American retired basketball player, coach, actor, and author. During his career with the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers from 1969 to 1989, Abdul-Jabbar scored more points than any other player in league history, won six NBA championships and a record six regular season MVP Awards.


"Success produces success, just as money produces money."

Diane Ackerman (born October 7, 1948) is an American author, poet, and naturalist known best for her work A Natural History of the Senses.