I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure - which is: Try to please everybody.
Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.
I can't give you the sunset, but I can give you the night.
The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.
Success is not the key to happiness, happiness is the key to success.
Of course there is no formula for success, except perhaps an unconditional acceptance of life, and what it brings
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure.
Try not to become a man of success, but a man of value. Look around at how people want to get more out of life than they put in. A man of value will give more than he receives. Be creative, but make sure that what you create is not a curse for mankind.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.
You can be discouraged by failure, or you can learn from it. So go ahead and make mistakes, make all you can. Because, remember that's where you'll find success - on the far side of failure.
Success ... seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
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
Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.