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Ability To Succeed Quotes


"My willingness to fail gives me the ability to succeed." - Vinod Khosla

"Your ability to face setbacks and disappointments without giving up will be the measure of your ability to succeed." - Calvin Coolidge

"The difference between men who succeed or fail is their ability to handle pressure." - Edwin Louis Cole

"When you absolutely believe in yourself and your ability to succeed, nothing will stop you." - Brian Tracy

"People who wish to go into the future should have two skills to succeed - the ability to deal with people and the ability to sell." - Shiv Khera

"There is no philosophy that will help us to succeed if we doubt our ability to do so." - Joan Bennett Kennedy

"Implement your plans with courage and persistence. Have complete faith in your ability to succeed and never, ever give up." - Brian Tracy

"The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business-or almost anywhere else for that matter." - Lee Iacocca

"Your ultimate success or failure will depend on your ability to ignore the worries of the world long enough to allow your investments to succeed." - Peter Lynch

"To succeed inside a political party, one must cultivate an ability to sit still and remain polite while foolish people speak nonsense" - Morton Blackwell

"People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to." - George Allen Sr

"I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability, or skill that he can mine to support himself and to succeed in life." - Dean Koontz

"Those who believe in our ability do more than stimulate us. They create for us an atmosphere in which it becomes easier to succeed." - John Lancaster Spalding

"An investor will succeed by coupling good business judgment with an ability to insulate his thoughts and behavior from the super-contagious emotions that swirl about the marketplace." - Warren Buffett

"Give me a man with an average ability but a burning desire to succeed and I will give you a winner in exchange every time." - Andrew Carnegie

"There is something that is much more scarce, something finer far, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability. The sternest comment that can be made against employers as a class lies in the fact that men of Ability usually succeed in showing their worth in spite of their employer, and not with his assistance and encouragement." - Elbert Hubbard

"Rich people expect to succeed." - T Harv Eker

"We fall forward to succeed." - Mary Kay Ash

"To succeed in life, succeed at being yourself." - Napoleon Hill

"Many of us are fortunate to be blessed with the ability to succeed - not for our sole benefit, but so we may apply the result of our success to assist others." - Frank McKinney

"We've gotten into the bad habit of overlegislating. I believe in the America people's ability to govern themselves. If government would just get out of the way and allow them to lead their lives as they choose, they will succeed." - Jesse Ventura

"I believe in the America people's ability to govern themselves. If government would just get out of the way and allow them to lead their lives as they choose, they will succeed." - Jesse Ventura

"Your persistence is, in fact, the true measure of your belief in yourself and your ability to succeed. Each time that you persist in the face of adversity and disappointment, you build the habit of persistence." - Brian Tracy

"One of the most important qualities for any young athlete is the ability to believe in oneself. If you have confidence in yourself, in your teammates and your coach, you will succeed." - Chuck Knox

"I know from personal experience how fear and low self worth can cripple one's ability to succeed in life. But with a little support, caring and inspiration, miracles can happen." - Richard Hatch

"We are not very good at this. Our success rests on our international experience and on our ability to read the market. And I contest the notion that you can only succeed in China when you are well-connected. Neither my husband nor I are "princelings" - children of influential people, that is. And yet China has enabled us to succeed." - Zhang Xin

"Good writing does not succeed or fail on the strength of its ability to persuade. It succeeds or fails on the strength of its ability to engage you, to make you think, to give you a glimpse into someone else's head." - Malcolm Gladwell

"The ability to change one's mind is probably a key characteristic of the successful investor. Dogmatic and rigid personalities rarely, if ever, succeed in the markets. The markets are a dynamic process, and sustained investment success requires the ability to modify and even change strategies as markets evolve." - Jack D. Schwager

"To succeed you have to be innovative." - Ted Turner

"Determination is the strength needed to succeed." - Dan Gable

"If you want to succeed, limit yourself." - Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve

"We have to succeed, so we will." - Ross Perot

"How to succeed? Try hard enough." - Malcolm Forbes

"America demands invention and innovation to succeed." - Christopher Bond

"I am giving you permission to succeed." - Martin de Maat

"America demands invention and innovation to succeed." - Kit Bond

"We want everybody to succeed. You know why? We want the country to succeed, and for the country to succeed, its people - its individuals - must succeed." - Rush Limbaugh

"It is better to ultimately succeed with the truth than to temporarily succeed with a lie." - Adrian Rogers

"The most meaningful way to succeed is to help others succeed." - Adam Grant

"Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to." - Henry Van Dyke

"A determination to succeed is the only way to succeed that I know anything about." - William Feather

"To succeed in science, one must doubt; to succeed in life, one must be sure." - Leo Errera

"I think, team first. It allows me to succeed, it allows my team to succeed." - Lebron James

"The more I help others to succeed, the more I succeed." - Ray Kroc

"To succeed, you must believe. When you believe, you will succeed." - DJ Khaled

"It is a mistake to suppose that people succeed through success; they often succeed through failures." - Anonymous

"It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed." - Napoleon Hill

"The ability to fantasize is the ability to survive, and the ability to fantasize is the ability to grow" - Ray Bradbury

"Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal. The winner is he who gives himself to his work, body and soul. Charles Buxton To succeed ... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you." - Tony Dorsett

"The attributes for entrepreneurs cut both ways. You need the ability to ignore inconvenient facts and see the world as it should be and not as it is. This inspires people to take huge leaps of faith. But this blindness to facts can be a liability, too. The characteristics that help entrepreneurs succeed can also lead to their failure." - Eric Ries

"I don't play tennis to prove a point to anyone. I play for my country and myself. It's not changing what people say or think. It's about what I can do. If I feel I have the ability to achieve something and haven't used my potential to that end, I'll keep trying till I succeed." - Sania Mirza

"Expecting the best means that you put your whole heart (i.e. the central essence of your personality) into what you want to accomplish. People are defeated in life not because of lack of ability, but for lack of wholeheartedness. They do not wholeheartedly expect to succeed. Their heart isn't in it, which is to say, they themselves are not fully given." - Norman Vincent Peale

"It seems to me that self confidence and the ability to stand one's ground are essential if we want to succeed in life. I am not talking of stupid self-assurance but of an awareness of our inner potential, a certainty that we can always correct our behavior, improve ourselves, enrich ourselves, and that things are never hopeless" - Dalai Lama

"The thing about frontiers, it allows the individuals who are best, whether they're men or women or minorities or whatever, to step to the top. So in traditional societies, old world societies, in the United Kingdom if you would; if you were born into the right stratus, the right class, you had the ability to succeed." - Peter Diamandis

"The wish to acquire more is admittedly a very natural and common thing; and when men succeed in this they are always praised rather than condemned. But when they lack the ability to do so and yet want to acquire more at all costs, they deserve condemnation for their mistakes." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"The chief ability of an executive should be his ability to recognize ability." - Evan Esar

"Be guided by the Spirit. I have said so many times to my Brethren that the Spirit is the most important single element in this work. With the Spirit, and by magnifying your call, you can do miracles for the Lord in the mission field. Without the Spirit you will never succeed regardless of your talent and ability." - Ezra Taft Benson

"Experience has taught me that there is one chief reason why some people succeed and others fail. The difference is not one of knowing, but of doing. The successful man is not so superior in ability as in action. So far as success can be reduced to a formula, it consists of this: doing what you know you should do." - Roger Babson

"To learn to succeed, you must first learn to fail." - Michael Jordan

"Iraq will succeed because the Iraqis will see to it that they succeed. And our job is to help them succeed. That's our job." - George W Bush

"To succeed,all I need to do is suffer." - Muhammad Ali

"I am willing to do whatever is necessary to succeed." - Ted Nicholas

"The willingness to fail gives us the freedom to succeed." - Vinod Khosla

"It takes less work to succeed than to fail." - W Clement Stone

"We must have the hope to be able to succeed." - Walter Munk

"The way to succeed is to double your failure rate." - Thomas J Watson

"No child wants to fail. Everyone wants to succeed." - Al Green

"Men are born to succeed, not to fail." - Henry David Thoreau

"The way to succeed is to double your error rate." - Thomas J Watson

" is better to succeed with success than failure." - George W Bush

"Remember, you only have to succeed the last time." - Brian Tracy

"People who succeed speak well of themselves to themselves." - Laurie Beth Jones

"In America, everything you need to succeed is within reach." - Jim Rohn

"If you are afraid to fail, you will never succeed." - Dan Gable

"Always present yourself as a woman who expects to succeed." - Barbara Taylor Bradford

"To succeed, you must have tremendous perseverance, tremendous will." - Swami Vivekananda

"To succeed, find the right rut and stay with it." - Mason Cooley

"I love to see people succeed in their goals." - Robin Farina

"Integrity is the most needed to succeed in business." - John C Maxwell

"To succeed, you must first believe you can." - Nikos Kazantzakis

"You can't succeed unless you're willing to risk failure" - Raymond E Feist

"To succeed, we must first believe that we can." - Michael Korda

"It is not enough to succeed, others must fail." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"If you want to succeed, double your failure rate." - Thomas Watson Jr

"One does not succeed by sticking to convention." - Garry Kasparov

"If you're afraid to fail, you'll never succeed." - Dan Gable

"It takes a person with a mission to succeed." - Clarence Thomas

"My axiom is, to succeed in business: avoid my example." - Mark Twain

"Anything you want to succeed in, you can do." - Wayne Dyer

"Fail early, fail often, in order to succeed sooner." - Tom Kelley

"The desperate usually succeed because they have nothing to lose." - Jodi Picoult

"Sometimes I only succeed in beating myself to death" - Burt Lancaster

"Your will to succeed remains one of your greatest assets." - Clifton Taulbert

"May we gain the time needed to succeed." - Frank R. Wallace

"How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." - Shepherd Mead

"You should use your influence to help other platforms succeed." - Johnny Hunt

"Quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to...." - George Allen

"Sometimes I only succeed in beating myself to death." - Burt Lancaster

"Failure is not an option. Everyone has to succeed." - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail." - Gore Vidal

"Prince Philippe is well prepared to succeed me." - King Albert Ii

"Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed." - George Bernard Shaw

"I don't know what drives me to succeed." - Adam Sandler

"To succeed, one must be creative and persistent." - John H Johnson

"For me, I'm happy to succeed on any network." - David E Kelley

"You have to believe in yourself, that you're gonna succeed." - Cindy Margolis

"The real hero must fail in order to succeed." - William C. Brown

"Presents at once? That's good. He is sure to succeed." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"A loving family provides the foundation children need to succeed." - Jim Bunning

"If we are to succeed we must communicate." - Bob Johnson

"I was always fiercely determined and driven to succeed." - Ricky Ponting

"Is it possible to succeed without any act of betrayal?" - Jean Renoir

"You want everyone to succeed in your family." - Elizabeth Olsen

"I try to behave myself, and I succeed." - Judith Martin

"Failure is what you may need to eventually succeed." - Jon Jones

"Youth all over the world are very hungry to succeed." - Patrice Motsepe

"Pessimism blunts the tools you need to succeed." - Bruce Lee

"To succeed, we must have the will to succeed, we must have stamina, determination, backbone, perseverance, self-reliance, and faith." - B C Forbes

"People don't have to believe in you for you to succeed. Just work hard, when you succeed, they will believe." - Stephen Keshi

"A success is one who decided to succeed and worked. A failure is one who decided to succeed and wished." - William Arthur Ward

"Some people succeed because they are destined to, but most people succeed because they are determined to." - Anonymous

"I mean to make myself a man, and if I succeed in that, I shall succeed in everything else." - James A Garfield

"I mean to make myself a man, and if I succeed in that, I shall succeed in everything else." - James A Garfield

"Nothing frustrates me more than someone who reads something of mine or anyone else's and says, angrily, 'I don't buy it.' Why are they angry? Good writing does not succeed or fail on the strength of its ability to persuade. It succeeds or fails on the strength of its ability to engage you, to make you think, to give you a glimpse into someone else's head-even if in the end you conclude that someone else's head is not a place you'd really like to be." - Malcolm Gladwell

"Honesty: The ability to resist small temptations." - John Ciardi

"Genius: the ability to prolong one's childhood." - H L Mencken

"Power is the ability to achieve purpose." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"I have an amazing ability to forget." - Gene Mauch

"Security lies in our ability to produce." - Douglas Macarthur

"Faith is your reaction to God's ability." - Zig Ziglar

"The ability to adapt is everything!" - Denis Waitley

"Maturity is the ability to postpone gratification." - Sigmund Freud

"Happiness is the ability to recognize it." - Carolyn Wells

"Teaching is the ability to inspire learning." - Nick Saban

"Enjoying success requires the ability to adapt." - Nolan Ryan

"Purity is the ability to contemplate defilement." - Simone Weil

"Disability is the inability to see ability." - Vikas Khanna

"Responsibility is the ability to respond." - Lucille Ball

"Worry destroys the ability to write." - Ernest Hemingway

"Power is the ability to make change." - Geneva Overholser

"Intelligence is the ability to solve problems" - Robert Kiyosaki

"Man's ability to delude himself is infinite." - Kinky Friedman

"Ability has nothing to do with opportunity." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Music has the ability to comfort people." - Matthew Morrison

"Progress is man's ability to complicate simplicity." - Thor Heyerdahl

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." - Elbert Hubbard

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." - Lou Holtz

"Why do people like America? They say, well, you have the largest military in the world. Because you have more people, et cetera. They like America for what we stand for. And one of the things, and I feel proud to be, what this president's for, the last seven years, is we have once again aligned our basic fundamental beliefs and principles with our conduct. And it matters. It matters in terms of our security. It matters in terms of our ability to influence the world. It matters in our ability to succeed." - Joe Biden

"The Lord gives us a spirit of hope and a feeling of comfort and confidence that we can overcome the obstacles we face. He has shown the way to gain strength during our struggles. With His assistance, we have the ability to succeed. Listen to His words of counsel and comfort: 'Fear not, little children, for you are mine, and I have overcome the world and none of them that my Father hath given me shall be lost." - L Lionel Kendrick

"Materialistic success can be explained quite simply. Those who succeed focus their attention on success - not on their talent. Remember these words! All of their efforts are focused toward the upward movement rather than the perfection of their artistic ability. Neither do they allow anyone to anything to stand in the way of reaching their goals. This includes wives, families, friends and their children. They are prepared to pay the very high price that success demands." - Brad Steiger



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