Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.
Success is counted sweetest
By those who ne’er succeed.
To comprehend a nectar
Requires sorest need.
Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
Many of us delude ourselves with the thought that if we could stand in the lot of our more fortunate neighbor, we could live better, happier and more useful lives. … It is my experience that unless we can succeed in our present position, we could not succeed in any other.
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.