deepstash

Beta

15 Success Quotes From History's Greatest Minds

Ralph Waldo Emerson
“All successful men have agreed in one thing—they were causationists. They believed that things went not by luck, but by law; that there was not a weak or a cracked link in the chain that joins the first and last of things.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

282 SAVES


This is a professional note extracted from an online article.

Read more efficiently

Save what inspires you

Remember anything

IDEA EXTRACTED FROM:

15 Success Quotes From History's Greatest Minds

15 Success Quotes From History's Greatest Minds

https://www.success.com/15-success-quotes-from-historys-greatest-minds/

success.com

15

Key Ideas

Dale Carnegie

Dale Carnegie

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

“Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.”

“Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.”

Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington

“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 while trying to succeed.”

Truman Capote

Truman Capote

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”

Henry W. Longfellow

Henry W. Longfellow

“The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.”

George S. Patton

George S. Patton

“I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.”

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

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

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

“Action is the foundational key to all success.”

Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”

Thomas A. Edison

Thomas A. Edison

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other one thing.”

John D. Rockefeller Jr.

John D. Rockefeller Jr.

“The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All successful men have agreed in one thing—they were causationists. They believed that things went not by luck, but by law; that there was not a weak or a cracked link in the chain that joins the first and last of things.”

Aristotle Onassis

Aristotle Onassis

“The secret of success is to know something nobody else knows.”

EXPLORE MORE AROUND THESE TOPICS:

SIMILAR ARTICLES & IDEAS:

Michelangelo

“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim ..."

Michelangelo
Find What You Love to Do and Do It

Focus on doing something you love.

When you’ve found what you’re passionate about, you get the motivation to keep you moving.

Learn How to Balance Life

If people think their job will lead to success, they might spend too much time on it and neglect other areas of their life.

Keep a balance between work, rest, health and life. 

10 more ideas

"People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved."Anne Sullivan

"I think I have learned that the best way to lift one's self up is to help someone else." - Booker T. Washington

"I think I have learned that the best way to lift one's self up is to help someone else." - Booker T. Washington

"The greatest sign of a success for a teacher is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist." - Maria Montessori

"The greatest sign of a success for a teacher is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist." - Maria Montessori

5 more ideas

Failure

At some point in life, all of us have failed. It could be something as simple as not getting through a driving licence test or something as big as losing in an international competition.

F...

Failure is good in achieving success
  • Failure Strengthens You. Failure can tear you down but it also builds you to be a stronger person.
  • Failure Gives You a Sense of Direction. You get a sense of clarity on everywhere you have gone wrong and how to take a better path to reach where you want to be.
  • Failure Teaches You to Value all the right things in order to succeed.
  • Failure Gets Rid Of Fear. Once you are accustomed to failing you have nothing left to fear anymore.
  • Failure is an Opportunity. It shows us everywhere we might have gone wrong and gives us the opportunity to correct it.
  • Failure is an Experience and could give us a deeper understanding of life and alter the way we look at everything that happens around us.