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100 Success Quotes for Social Media

Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.

Bruce Lee

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.

John F. Kennedy

Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.

Stephen Hawking

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.

Abraham Lincoln

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.

John Ruskin

The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.

Zig Ziglar

Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.

Orison Swett Marden

The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’

Maria Montessori

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.

Albert Schweitzer

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Albert Einstein

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.

John Wooden

Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.

Bill Gates

The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.

Salvador Dali

Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.


Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.

Sun Tzu

Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.

Mario Andretti

Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.

David Frost

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Success isn’t measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.

Mike Ditka

Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.

Oscar Wilde

I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.

Maya Angelou

Fortune befriends the bold.

Emily Dickinson

There is little success where there is little laughter.

Andrew Carnegie

Most people give up just when they’re about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.

Ross Perot

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.

Saint Augustine

The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.

Ayn Rand

If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.

Henry Ford

Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in and day out.

Robert Collier

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.

Edward Everett Hale

All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.

Mark Twain

Action is the foundational key to all success.

Pablo Picasso

Success is dependent on effort.


Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.

Booker T. Washington

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen.

Jim Lovell

The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.

Robert Kiyosaki

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

David Brinkley

There is only one success — to be able to spend your life in your own way.

Christopher Morley

You don’t have to be a genius or a visionary or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream.

Michael Dell

Success has a simple formula: do your best, and people may like it.

Sam Ewing

It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.

Elinor Smith

People think that at the top there isn’t much room. They tend to think of it as an Everest. My message is that there is tons of room at the top.

Margaret Thatcher

Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.

George Edward Woodberry

Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.

Amos Bronson Alcott

In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

The secret of success is sincerity.

Jean Giraudoux

If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.

Joseph Addison

Those who have succeeded at anything and don’t mention luck are kidding themselves.

Larry King

If you want to achieve things in life, you’ve just got to do them, and if you’re talented and smart, you’ll succeed.

Juliana Hatfield

Success is blocked by concentrating on it and planning for it… Success is shy – it won’t come out while you’re watching.

Tennessee Williams

Success breeds success.

Mia Hamm

Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take.

Christopher Reeve

The secret of success is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore.

Cyril Connolly

It’s our nature: Human beings like success but they hate successful people.

Carrot Top

The one phrase you can use is that success has a thousand fathers, and failure is an orphan.

Alan Price

Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction.

Al Bernstein

The starting point of all achievement is desire.

Napoleon Hill

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

Success isn’t everything but it makes a man stand straight.

Lillian Hellman

Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?

Jeff Rich

Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.

Lydia M. Child

In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.

Arthur Helps

Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results.

William James

If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom.

Sydney Madwed

Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success.

Bo Bennett

Don’t confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.

Erma Bombeck

Success is that old ABC — ability, breaks, and courage.

Charles Luckman

The toughest thing about success is that you’ve got to keep on being a success.

Irving Berlin

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

Dale Carnegie

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

To design the future effectively, you must first let go of your past.

Charles J. Givens

The man who has done his level best… is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.

B. C. Forbes

To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.

Bessie Anderson Stanley

There is no substitute for victory.

Douglas MacArthur

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteu

Failure is success if we learn from it.

Malcolm Forbes

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather

Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.

Audrey Hepburn

The real secret of success is enthusiasm.

Walter Chrysler

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.

Napoleon Hill

The five essential entrepreneurial skills for success: Concentration, Discrimination, Organization, Innovation and Communication.

Harold S. Geneen

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

John Foster Dulles

I was obliged to be industrious. Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally well.

Johann Sebastian Bach

To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business and your business in your heart.

Thomas J. Watson

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

Dale Carnegie

Failure is not an option. Everyone has to succeed.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.

Orison Swett Marden

Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.

Emily Dickinson

It is no use saying, ‘We are doing our best.’ You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.

Benjamin Franklin

A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.

Joyce Brothers

Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.

Benjamin Disraeli

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John D. Rockefeller

Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.

Arthur Ashe