Friday, April 25, 2008

Famous Short Success Quotes

Attitude, Focus, Planning and Execution leads to success. Reading about famous success tips from famous folks provides some food for thought. What better way than short and memorable quotes.

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a small step.
Lao Tzu (570-490 BC), Famous Inspirational quote by the Chinese Founder of Taoism.

The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
Alan Saporta, American Singer.

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Thomas Edison. On inventing the electric bulb after several failed attempts.

I demand more of myself than anyone else could ever expect.
Julius Irving

Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.
David Frost

To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
Anatole France

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
Albert Einstein

You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
Aristotle

All you need in life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
Mark Twain

Good things, when short, are twice as good.
Gracian

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
Bill Cosby

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Thomas Jefferson

Thinking is the hardest work there is. That is why so few people engage in it.
Henry Ford

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
Albert Einstein