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24 Inspirational Quotes on Success

What does success mean to you? Do you believe that there is a clear definition of success, or do you think it depends on the person?

Perhaps it’s true that each person has their own definition of success.

These are all wonderful thoughts to think about, and to add to that, here are 24 inspirational quotes on success!

24 Quotes on Success

Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.
– Winston S. Churchill

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

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
– Dale Carnegie

There are three ways to ultimate success: The first way is to be kind. The second way is to be kind. The third way is to be kind.
– Mister Rogers

Success is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable.
– John Wooden

Try not to become a man of success, but rather become a man of value.
– Albert Einstein

One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
– Benjamin Disraeli

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
– David Brinkley

The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs, one step at a time.
– Joe Girard

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

One of the differences between some successful and unsuccessful people is that one group is full of doers, while the other is full of wishers.
– Edmond Mbiaka

It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
– Bill Gates

We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes – understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.
– Ariana Huffington

Never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart.
– Drake

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
– Winston Churchill

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life–think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
– Swami Vivekananda

Whenever you see a successful person you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them.
– Vaibhav Shah

The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.
– Henry Ford

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.
– Robert Collier

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.
– Vidal Sassoon

Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
– Maya Angelou

The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.
– Mark Caine

The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.
– Bruce Lee

Success is … knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.
– John C. Maxwell

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  1. There are so many great quotes in this post. Thank you for the inspiration, it really means a lot!

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