Tag: Success

Quotes October 19, 2023

We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.
Elbert Hubbard
 
 
 
 
I’ve observed that if individuals who prevail in a high competitive environment have any one thing in common besides success, it is failure — and their ability to overcome it.
Bill Walsh, college and NFL football coach
 
 
 
 
The only way to prove you are a good sport is to lose.
Ernie Banks, MLB player
 
 
 
 
The game of basketball is one of the greatest teachers of life there is. It teaches you first and foremost to believe in yourself. You must develop physical and mental toughness in order to succeed because there’s going to be many disappointments and setbacks along the way.
Tom Crean, college basketball coach
 
 
 
 
Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.
Matt Biondi, Olympic swimmer
 
 
 
 
Like everyone else you want to learn the way to win. But never to accept the way to lose. To accept defeat … is to be liberated from it. Once you accept, you are free to flow and to harmonize.
Bruce Lee, martial artist and actor
 
 
 
 
Everybody thinks a champion has to always be the winner, come out on top. But I think everybody inside is a champion themselves depending on how you handle your failures and your successes.
Simone Biles, Olympic gymnast
 
 
 
 
You have no choices about how you lose, but you do have a choice about how you come back and prepare to win again.
Pat Riley, basketball coach
 
 
 
 
If you’re not making mistakes, then you’re not doing anything. I’m positive that a doer makes mistakes.
John Wooden, college basketball coach
 
 
 
 
Never give up, never give in, and when the upper hand is ours, may we have the ability to handle the win with the dignity that we absorbed the loss.
Doug Williams, NFL quarterback and college football coach
 
 
 
 
Never quit. It is the easiest cop-out in the world. Set a goal and don’t quit until you attain it. When you do attain it, set another goal, and don’t quit until you reach it. Never quit.
Bear Bryant, college football player and coach
 
 
 
 
I’ve done it before. It won’t be the last time. You’re going to go years where you just don’t win. That’s OK, as long as you keep trying to improve.
Tiger Woods, golfer
 
 
 
 
We didn’t lose the game; we just ran out of time.
Vince Lombardi, NFL coach and executive
 
 
 
 
If you have a chance and don’t make the most of it, you are wasting your time on this earth. It is not what you do in baseball or sports, but how hard you try. Win or lose, I try my best.
Roberto Clemente, MLB player
 
 

Quotes May 14, 2022


 
 
 
 
“I swear to you, I was never so alive as when I was winning this throne, or so dead as now that I’ve won it.”
Robert Baratheon
 
 
 
 
The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.
Stephen McCranie – Author
 
 
 
 
The secret of success is constancy of purpose.
Benjamin Disraeli – 1804-1881 – Statesman-Politician-Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
 
 
 
 
If you want to be successful, find out what the price is and then pay it.
Scott Adam – Author-Cartoonist
 
 
 
 
Be content to act, and leave the talking to others.
Baltasar – 1601-1658 – Writer-Philosopher
 
 
 
 
“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
 
 
 
 
“Love is a springtime plant that perfumes everything with its hope, even the ruins to which it clings.”
Gustave Flaubert
 
 
 
 
“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.”
Frederick Douglass
 
 
 
 
“You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.”
Audrey Hepburn
 
 
 
 
“I realized up there that our planet is not infinite. It’s fragile.”
Alan Shepard
 
 
 
 
“From error to error, one discovers the entire truth.”
Sigmund Freud
 
 
 
 
“This is the most exciting part of being human. It is using our brains in the highest way. Otherwise, we are just healthy animals.”
Edwin H. Land
 
 
 
 
“The best thing about living is the chance to keep on doing it!”
Lena Horne
 
 
 
 
“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”
Nelson Mandela
 
 
 
 
“Don’t be afraid of perfection. You will never attain it!”
Salvador Dalí
 
 
 
 
“If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased.”
Katharine Hepburn
 
 
 
 
“I believe that you’re here on Earth for a short time, and while you’re here, you shouldn’t forget it.”
Bea Arthur
 
 
 
 
“We are here because there are things that need our help. Like the planet. Like each other. Like animals. The world is like a garden, and we are its protectors.”
B.B. King
 
 
 
 
Most of the time, everyone deserves more than one chance.
Celeste Ng,
writer
May is Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
 
 
 
 
We are a landscape of all we have seen.
It is weight that gives meaning to weightlessness.
Isamu Noguchi,
sculptor, designer, landscape architect
May is Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Quotes August 22, 2021

At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.
Frida Kahlo – 1907-1954 – Mexican Painter
 
 
 
 
Ambition is the first step to success. The second step is action.
Mel Robbins – Motivational Speaker-Best-Selling Author
 
 
 
 
Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.
Martin Luther King, Jr. – 1928-1968 – Minister and Civil Rights Activist
 
 
 
 
Success isn’t about how much money you make. It’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.
Michelle Obama – Former First Lady of the United States-Author-Attorney
 
 
 
 
Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.
Pele – Soccer Player
 
 
 
 
“If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice or representation.”
Abigail Adams
 
 
 
 
“The hardware only exists to test the software.”
Sundar Pichai, then vice president of product management at Google, at the 2010 launch of the Chromebook pilot program
 
 
 
 
The TRUTH is, that all of the “STUFF” here on earth we work SO hard to buy and accumulate..does NOT mean a thing. At the end of the day…people will be cleaning out our “STUFF”, going thru our “STUFF”, figuring out what to do with all of our “STUFF”….this “STUFF” we’ve accumulated in our life. The only thing of VALUE that remains are the MEMORIES and what we deposit into others. May we all learn to spend less time accumulating “STUFF” and spend way more time making MEMORIES.
Unknown

Quotes August 11, 2020

Courtesy of Success

 
 
Your limitation—it’s only your imagination.
 
 
 
 
Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.
 
 
 
 
Sometimes later becomes never. Do it now.
 
 
 
 
Great things never come from comfort zones.
 
 
 
 
Dream it. Wish it. Do it.
 
 
 
 
Success doesn’t just find you. You have to go out and get it.
 
 
 
 
The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it.
 
 
 
 
Dream bigger. Do bigger.
 
 
 
 
Don’t stop when you’re tired. Stop when you’re done.
 
 
 
 
Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.
 
 
 
 
Do something today that your future self will thank you for.
 
 
 
 
Little things make big days.
 
 
 
 
It’s going to be hard, but hard does not mean impossible.
 
 
 
 
Don’t wait for opportunity. Create it.
 
 
 
 
Sometimes we’re tested not to show our weaknesses, but to discover our strengths.
 
 
 
 
The key to success is to focus on goals, not obstacles.
 
 
 
 
Dream it. Believe it. Build it.

Quotes December 08, 2019

“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.”
Albert Einstein
 
 
 
 
“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
 
 
 
 
“Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.”
Winston Churchill
 
 
 
 
”Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday.”
Brian Tracy
 
 
 
 
“Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.”
George Sheehan
 
 
 
 
“Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.”
Charles F. Kettering
 
 
 
 
“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.”
George Bernard Shaw
 
 
 
 
“The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.”
Benjamin Disraeli
 
 
 
 
“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.”
Abraham Lincoln
 
 
 
 
“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.”
Bruce Lee
 
 
 
 
“Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.”
David M. Burns
 
 
 
 
“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”
Herman Cain
 
 
 
 
“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.”
Mark Victor Hansen