Saturday, September 19, 2009

Quotations: Success and Failure

* If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate - Thomas Watson, Sr.

* I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed - Michael Jordan

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

* We succeed only as we identify in life, or in war, or in anything else, a single overriding objective, and make all other considerations bend to that one objective - Dwight D. Eisenhower

* What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do - Bob Dylan

* Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts - Winston Churchill

* You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong - Warren Buffett

* Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm - Winston Churchill

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You will find the key to success under the alarm clock - Benjamin Franklin

* Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get - Dale Carnegie

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Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom - George Patton

* Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value - Albert Einstein

* Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it - Henry David Thoreau

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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
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4 comments:

David said...

Very good and worth saving for future reference.

TraderSmarts said...

Great post Dr. Brett!

May I add another one by MJ: "I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying." - Michael Jordan

John Grover said...

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Thomas A. Edison

MichaelH said...

'Anything worth doing, is worth doing poorly, until you can do it well', -Ziglar