So, what is success?

In my humble opinion, success is a subjective term, meaning different things to different people. Some may view success in terms of mind and body health, relationships, winning medals and awards, or driving a Porsche 718 Boxster! These are all valid.

I often seek out success quotes to motivate me when my feet hit the floor each day!

Here’s my top 10. What do you think? Do you have a favourite?


1. Victory is sweet when you’ve known defeat.

– Malcolm S. Forbes

2. Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

– Winston Churchill

3. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

– Lucille Ball

4. You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.

– Peter Drucker

5. Life is about creating yourself.

– George Bernard Shaw

6. To succeed in life you need two things; ignorance and confidence.

– Mark Twain

7. It’s better to fail in originality than succeed in imitation.

– Herman Melville

8. Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.

– John D. Rockefeller

9. Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don’t wish it were easier; wish you were better.

– Jim Rohn

10. Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.

– Tony Hsieh


Check out my short stories:
Muddy Love – http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B01BX70SB4
Soulless – http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B008MZN3L8
Yellowest Orange – http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00AW257H2