My Top 10 Motivational Quotes for Success

Warning: You will be inspired.

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#10.

“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” — Michael Jordan

If there is anyone who knows how to get things done, it’s Michael Jordan.

#9.

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” — Walt Disney

When he was an adolescent, Walt Disney was fired from The Kansas City Star for “lack of creative ideas.”

  • Changed the way films were made with “Mary Poppins” bridging animation with live action.
  • Invented theme parks — Disneyland.
  • Is in the Guinness Book of World records for winning more Oscars than anyone else in history.
  • Created one of the most famous and recognizable characters and figures of all time — Mickey Mouse.

#8.

“Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” — Aristotle

Aristotle was a quote machine and one of the most genius philosophers who ever lived.

#7.

“Well done is better than well said.” — Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin was one of the most witty and intelligent people who ever walked the earth.

#6.

“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ’Til your good is better and your better is best.” — St. Jerome

St. Jerome (347–420 AD) was a priest who eventually ascended to the status of Sainthood.

#5.

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

This is another beautiful way of saying to TAKE ACTION.

#4.

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.” — Confucius

Confucius hit it on the head with this quote.

#3.

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” — Helen Keller

Helen Keller is one of the most impressive people in history.

#2.

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” — Confucius

There is a reason why Confucius made the list twice: He just gets it.

#1.

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” — Mark Twain

Of course, Mark Twain has the #1 spot on the list. Not only was he a genius, but he’s 100% correct on this.

Final Thoughts

So there you have it. My Top 10 Motivational Quotes for Success!

Actor. Motivator. Martial Artist. Fitness Freak. Creator of Hustling4Happiness.com

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