99 Motivational Quotes For Success in 2021

Success is more of a mindset than a destination. These quotes for success can give you the pep talk, or kick in the the butt that you need to reach your goals. 

Nothing happens unless first a dream. Carl Sandburg

Don’t bunt. Aim out of the ballpark. David Ogilvy

Discipline is remembering what you want. David Campbell

To have more, desire less. Table Talk  

Well done is better than well said. Benjamin Franklin

Dig the well before you are thirsty. Chinese Proverb

If your ship does not come in, swim out to it! Johnathan Winters

You have to be careful about being too careful. Beryl Pfizer

Success covers a multitude of blunders. Bernard Shaw

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful. Paul Sweeney

The work praises the man. Irish Proverb

If you’re not failing now and again, it’s a sign you’re playing it safe. Woody Allen

I never waste time looking back. Eleanor Roosevelt

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs. Henry Ford

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

Diligence is the mother of good fortune. Benjamin Disraeli

It is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate. George Burns

Action is the foundational key to all success.  Pablo Picasso

Either you run the day or the day runs you. Jim Rohn

Expect problems and eat them for breakfast. Alfred a Montapert

If you can dream it, you can do it. Walt Disney

If you’ve got a talent, protect it. Jim Carrey

Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. Napoleon Hill

Success doesn’t come to you, you go to it. Marva Collins

Nothing great was even achieved without enthusiam. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. Robert J. Collier 

The most successful people are those who are good at plan b. James Yorke

Success is dependant on effort. Sophocles

Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. Jim Rohn

Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasm.Winston Churchill

Ninety percent of all those who fail are not actually defeated. They simply quit. Paul J. Meyer

We will either find a way, or make one. Hannibal

The only way around is through. Robert Frost

Never mistake activity for achievement. John Wooden

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible. Anonymous

If anything is worth trying at all, it’s worth trying at least 10 times. Art Linkletter

Be a first. Judy Garland

To aim is not enough, you must hit. German Proverb

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down. Unknown

Success will not lower its standard to us. We must raise our standard to success. Rev. Randall R. McBride, Jr. 

Rule your mind or it will rule you. Horace

A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory. Arthur Golden

It’s never too late to be who you might have been. George Elliot

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. T.S. Eliot

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Hellen Keller

Talk does not cook rice. Chinese Proverb

Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard. Tim Notke

None of the secrets of success will work unless you do. Unknown

Ignoring these laws, the bee flies anyway. M. Sainte-Lague

Storms make oaks take roots. Proverb 

Constant dripping hollows out a stone. Lucretius

A man who wants something will find a way, a man who doesn’t will find an excuse. Stephen Dolley

It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog. Mark Twain

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.  Henry Ford

Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.Vince Lombardi  

The big shots are only the little shots who keep shooting. Christopher Morley

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land amongst the stars.  Jill McLemore

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help with man with the wrong mental attitude. W.W. Ziege

Being defeated is often only a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. Marilyn vos Savant

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit. Aristotle

Hold yourself for a higher standard than anyone else expects of you.  Henry Ward Beecher

You always pass failure on the way to success. Mickey Rooney

No man is a failure who is enjoying life. William Feather

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. Vincent Van Gogh

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. Andre Gide 

Actually, I’m an overnight success. But it took twenty years. Monty Hall

A person is a success if they get up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. Bob Dylan

It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome. William James

If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. Wayne Dyer

Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence. Vince Lombardi 

Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.Stan Smith

Other people and things can stop you temporarily. You’re the only one who can do it permanently. Zig Ziglar

When I thought I couldn’t go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck. Estee Lauder

It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer. Albert Einstein

The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces. Unknown

It is during our failures that we discover our true desire for success. Kevin Ngo

Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate. Unknown

Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, you’re right. Henry Ford

Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming. Richard Branson

Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable. Coco Chanel

The cynic says, “One man can’t do anything”. I say, “Only one man can do anything.” John W. Gardner

I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity. Oprah Winfrey

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change. Charles Darwin

The absolute fundamental aim is to make money out of satisfying customers. John Egan

Falling down is how we grow. Staying down is how we die. Brian Vaszily

The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn. Ralph Waldo Emerson 

You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. Wayne Gretzky

Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.  Woody Allen

The best angle from which to approach any problem is the try-angle.  Author Unknown

Excellence is not a skill, it’s an attitude. Ralph Marston

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.  Edmund Hillary

Spread joy.  Chase your wildest dreams.  Patch Adams

The shell must break before the bird can fly.  Alfred Tennyson

Success comes in cans, not cant’s.  Author Unknown

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.  Michael Jordan

Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart. Steve Jobs

The only reason we don’t have what we want in life is the reasons we create why we can’t have them. Tony Robbins

A goal is a dream with a deadline. Napolean Hill

The harder I work, the luckier I get. Gary Player

Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude. Celestine Chua