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Quotes from successful people which will help you focus your mind on success.

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  • Every person who has become successful has simply formed the habit of doing things that failures dislike doing and will not do.- John C. Maxwell

  • "Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken."- Oscar Wilde

  • "Advertisements are now so numerous that they are very negligently perused, and it is therefore become necessary to gain attention by magnificence of promises, and by eloquence sometimes sublime and sometimes pathetic." Samuel Johnson1759

  • Rule #1: Take one more step. Rule #2: When you cant take one more step, refer to Rule #1.- H. Jackson Brown

  • The only guarantee for failure is to stop trying.- John Maxwell

  • A champion is one who gets up when he cant.- Jack Dempsey

  • A day lived without doing something good for others is a day not worth living.- Mother Teresa

  • Dreams come a size too big so that we can grow into them.- Josie Bisset

  • You may succeed if nobody else believes in you, but you will never succeed if you dont believe in yourself.- John Maxwell

  • The more concerned you become with things you cant control, the less you will do to improve the things you can control.- John Maxwell

  • To succeed in life, we must stay within our strength zone but continually move outside our comfort zone.- John Maxwell

  • Successful generals make plans to fit circumstances, but do not try to create circumstances to fit plans.- George S. Patton Jr.

  • It takes humility to seek feedback. It takes wisdom to understand it, analyze it and appropriately act on it.- Stephen R. Covey

  • It is hard to be 100 percent better than your competition, but can be 1 percent better in 100 ways.- Rich Melman

  • "Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world." - Albert Einstein

  • Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.- Brian Tracy

  • "They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself." - Andy Warhol

  • When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened." - Alexander Graham Bell

  • The most successful people are those who are good at Plan B." - James Yorke

  • Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win. - Jonathan Kozol

  • We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit." - Aristotle

  • In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing." - Theodore Roosevelt

  • It is our responsibilities, not ourselves, that we should take seriously." - Peter Ustinov

  • You must be the change you wish to see in the world." - Mahatma Gandhi

  • "Every strike brings me closer to the next home run." - Babe Ruth

  • 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

  • When you have a great and difficult task, something perhaps almost impossible, if you only work a little at a time, every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself.- Isak Dinesen

  • "Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."

    - James Dean

  • We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are.- Zig Ziglar

  • Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly when it comes from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.- Franklin P. Jones

  • We all find time to do what we really want to do.- William Feather

  • Two ways to make every day better: Think and thank.- Zig Ziglar

  • The instant you set a goal a light goes on in your future.- Jim Paluch

  • A winner is big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.- John Maxwell

  • You get better results if you have high expectations.- Charles Adair

  • Theres only one way to succeed in anything and that is to give everything.- Vince Lombardi

  • The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration but its donation.- Corrie Ten Boom

  • Youre not finished when you are defeated, you are finished when you quit.- Zig Ziglar

  • You cannot live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.- John Wooden

  • If someone offers you the world on a silver platter, take the platter.Wall Street Journal

  • Formal education will earn you a living. Self-education will earn you a fortune.- Jim Rohn

  • "Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities." - Robert H. Schuller

  • "Advertising is salesmanship mass produced. No one would bother to use advertising if he could talk to all his prospects face-to-face. But he can't."Morris HiteAdman: Morris Hite's Methods for Winning the Ad Game

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

  • There are no shortcuts to anyplace worth going.- Beverly Sills

  • Just about anyone can make a living. The duty and opportunity of everyone is to make a life.- Zig Ziglar

  • I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.- Woodrow Wilson

  • Pay now, play later;play now, pay later.- John C. Maxwell

  • Personality has the power to open doors, but it takes character to keep them open.- Zig Ziglar

  • He who is good at making excuses is seldom good for anything else.- Benjamin Franklin

  • We first form habits. Then habits form us.- John C. Maxwell

  • The richest soil, uncultivated, produces the rankest weeds.- Plutarch

  • If youre not doing something with your life, it doesnt matter how long it is.- Peace Corps Commercial

  • Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.- George Washington Carver

  • We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing; others judge us by what we have done.- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  • You cannot go any higher than your self-image.- John C. Maxwell

  • Dont put off for tomorrow what you can do today, because if you enjoy it today, you can do it again tomorrow.- James A. Michener

  • Choice, not chance, determines human destiny.- Zig Ziglar

  • When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.- Eleanor Roosevelt

  • The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one.- John C. Maxwell

  • The future belongs to people who see possibilities before they become obvious.- Ted Levitt

  • The man who starts out going nowhere generally gets there.- Dale Carnegie

  • Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.- Italian Proverb

  • Why not go out on a limb?Isnt that where the fruit is?- Frank Scully

  • People who never do any more than they get paid for never get paid for any more than they do.- Elbert Hubbard

  • Winners concentrate on winning. Losers concentrate on getting by.- John C. Maxwell

  • Keep away from people who belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.- Mark Twain

  • Are you gonna get any better, or is this it?- Earl Weaver, former Baltimore Orioles manager, speaking to an umpire

  • A rut is a grave with both ends knocked out.- Unknown

  • Essentially there are two actions in life: Performance and excuses. Make a decision as to which you will accept for yourself.- Stephen Brown

  • Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.- Pat Riley

  • When was the last time that you did something for the first time?- Unknown

  • I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.- Woodrow Wilson

  • Pay now, play later;play now, pay later.- John C. Maxwell

  • Image is what people think we are.Integrity is what we really are.- John C. Maxwell

  • If youre not doing something with your life, it doesnt matter how long it is.- Peace Corps Commercial

  • The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one.- John C. Maxwell

  • The man who starts out going nowhere generally gets there.- Dale Carnegie

  • People who never do any more than they get paid for never get paid for any more than they do.- Elbert Hubbard

  • Essentially there are two actions in life: Performance and excuses. Make a decision as to which you will accept for yourself.- Stephen Brown

  • Youve got to be careful if you dont know where youre going cause you might not get there.- Yogi Berra

  • Image is what people think we are.Integrity is what we really are.- John C. Maxwell

  • I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.- Woodrow Wilson

  • Pay now, play later;play now, pay later.- John C. Maxwell

  • If youre not doing something with your life, it doesnt matter how long it is.- Peace Corps Commercial

  • The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one.- John C. Maxwell

  • The man who starts out going nowhere generally gets there.- Dale Carnegie

  • People who never do any more than they get paid for never get paid for any more than they do.- Elbert Hubbard

  • Essentially there are two actions in life: Performance and excuses. Make a de