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True Meaning of Personal Success

Updated: Nov 7, 2022

What Is The Meaning of True Personal Success?

A Quote Collection

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  1. To laugh often and much, to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children, to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch…to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded! ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

  2. The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best that one knows. ~Buddha

  3. I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed. ~Booker T. Washington

  4. The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.  ~Pearl S. Buck

  5. Success is doing what you want to do, when you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want. ~Tony Robbins

  6. Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be. ~George Sheehan

  7. Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. ~Zig Ziglar

  8. Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed. ~Corita Kent

  9. Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds. ~Orison Swett Marden

  10. Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?' ~Brian Tracy

  11. Success or failure depends more up0n attitude than upon capacity; successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. ct, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results. ~William James

  12. Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it. ~Henry David Thoreau

  13. A successful life is one that is lived through understanding and pursuing one’s own path, not chasing after the dreams of others. ~Chin-Ning Chu

  14. Success isn’t something you can frame on the wall. It’s not something that you can attain once and then discard as having accomplished it. It’s not a level of achievement or an objective. It’s not a social status or the amount of money in the bank. It’s not how many languages I can speak or how many businesses I have founded. For me, success means two things occurring simultaneously in the present moment: Doing everything that’s possible to work towards my goals, and being happy. ~Raam Dev

  15. Success, to me, is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you’re capable. Success is coming as close as possible to reaching your maximum potential at whatever task you're involved in. ~John Wooden

  16. The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that you are in control of your life. If you don’t, life controls you. ~Tony Robbins

  17. The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. ~Vince Lombardi~

  18. Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. ~Maya Angelou

  19. Success does not mean being rich, powerful, or famous. Are you becoming a better person with a kinder heart? If so, you are successful. ~Brian Weiss

  20. There are many aspects to success; material wealth is only one component. Success is a journey, not a destination. ~Deepak Chopra

  21. He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much.  ~Elbert Hubbard


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