Success and failure are both difficult to endure. Along with success
come drugs, divorce, fornication, bullying, travel, meditation,
medication, depression, neurosis and suicide. With failure comes failure.
Success and failure are equally disastrous.
Success breeds complacency. Complacency breeds failure. Only the
Success cannot come from standstill men. Methods change and men must
change with them.
-James Cash Penney
Success didn't spoil me; I've always been insufferable.
Success has killed more men than bullets.
-Mary Louis Cecelia Texas Guinan
Success has many parents, and even more lawyers.
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it
does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.
Success in golf depends less on strength of body than upon strength of
mind and character.
Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or
accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
Success in life means not becoming like your parents.
Success is a great deodorant.
Success is a journey, not a destination, so stop running.
-Larry Kersten, PhD
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they
Success is a poison that should only be taken late in life and then only
in small doses.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of
yourself as a success.
-Dr. Joyce Brothers
Success is as ice cold and as lonely as the North Pole.
Success is brought by continued labor and continued watchfulness. We
must struggle on, not for one moment hesitate, nor take one backward
-William Jennings Bryan
Success is full of promise till men get it; and then it is last year's
nest from which the bird has flown.
-Henry Ward Beecher
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world except
Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
-George S. Patton, Jr.
Success is knowing the difference between cornering people and getting
them in your corner.
Success is like dealing with your kid or teaching your wife to drive.
Sooner or later you'll end up in the police station.
Success is like death. The more successful you become, the higher the
houses in the hills get and the higher the fences get.
Success is like Halley's Comet, you know. Every now and then it just
-H. Ross Perot
Success is like toilet paper. It only seems important if you don't have
Success is made up of courage, brains and luck. Since the first two are
a function of the third, it's pretty much all luck.
Success is man's god.
Success is more dangerous than failure, the ripples break over a wider
Success is never so interesting as struggle.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to
continue that counts.
Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is
Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction.
Success is peace of mind attained only through self-satisfaction and
knowing you've made the effort, do the best of what you're capable.
Success is relative; it is what we can make of the mess we have made of
Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time.
-Arnold H. Glasow
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your
Success is the brand on the brow of the man who aimed too low.
Success is the child of audacity.
Success is the happy feeling you get between the time you do something
and the time you tell a woman what you did.
Success is the most convincing talker in the world.
Success is the necessary misfortune of life, but it is only to the very
unfortunate that is comes early.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.
Success is the sole earthly judge of right and wrong.
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has
reached in life as by the obstacles which one has overcome while trying
-Booker T. Washington
Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself
-Arnold H. Glasow
Success makes men rigid and they tend to exalt stability over all the
other virtues; tired of the effort of willing they become fanatics about
Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn't that way. It
would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of
those around you.
Success only hurts the first time.
-Randy K. Milholland
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let
Success sometimes may be defined as a disaster put on hold.
Success teaches us nothing; only failure teaches.
Success to me is having ten honeydew melons and eating only the top half
of each one.
Success will always be measured by the extent to which we serve the
-James Cash Penney
Success will ruin your life.
Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your
hunger, but it won't taste good.
Success, recognition, and conformity are the bywords of the modern world
where everyone seems to crave the anesthetizing security of being
identified with the majority.
-Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.