Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Success and Failure.

The repository contains 138 quotes in the category “Success and Failure.”
Showing quotes 81 through 100 in the category “Success and Failure.” Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7.

You cannot be strong in the big, important things if you are weak in the little things.

Ralph S. Marston, Jr.

If you cannot win, make the one ahead of you break the record.

Jan McKeithen
1882 — 1941

An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field.

Niels Bohr
1885 — 1962

Risk taking is inherently failure-prone. Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing taking.

Timothy McMahon

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

Paul J. Meyer
1928 —     

Courage to start and willingness to keep everlasting at it are the requisites for success.

Alonzo Newton Benn

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.

Joe Paterno
1926 — 2012

A life without mistakes is a mistake within itself.

Dustin Patte

Thoughtfulness affects success more than age and hard work.

Poye Poye

To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.

Steve Prefontaine
1951 — 1975

It’s not whether you win or lose, it’s how good you look.

David Lee Roth
1954 —     

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.

Dr. Albert Schweitzer
1875 — 1965

Success is never final, and failure never fatal.

Don Shula
1930 —     

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.

Beverly Sills
1929 — 2007

Trying is the first step toward failure.

“The Simpsons”

If you are going to do something, do it right or do not do it at all.

Adam C. Southard

Try not. Do, or do not. There is no “try.”

Star Wars

I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure, which is, “Try to please everybody.”

Herbert Bayard Swope
1882 — 1958

Victory goes to the player who makes the second-to-last mistake.

Savielly Tartakower
1887 — 1956

The only way to succeed is to make people hate you. That way, they remember you.

Josef von Sternberg
1894 — 1969

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