• Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
    Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
    ~ Thomas A. Edison
  • I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.
    I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.
    ~ Herbert Bayard Swope
  • The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.
    The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.
    ~ Mark Caine
  • If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
    If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
    ~ Thomas J. Watson
  • To be successful, you have to be willing to be successful. You have to believe in the law of attraction - that you create your own life.
    ~ Ted Danson
  • He who never makes an effort, never risks a failure.
    ~ Anonymous
  • Your failure does not define you, your determination does.
    ~ Theodore Roosevelt
  • Pursue success, long after any sane person would have given up.
    ~ Heidi Klum
  • Failure is not the opposite of success; it's part of success.
    ~ Arianna Huffington
  • Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.
    Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.
    ~ Marilyn vos Savant