Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.

William Shakespeare

The best revenge is massive success.

Frank Sinatra

Never, never, never give up.

Winston Churchill

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.

Helen Keller

It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.

Herman Melville

Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.

Winston Churchill

If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.

Steve Jobs

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

Walt Disney

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.

Lana Turner

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.

Walt Disney

There is no plan B for passion.

Chris Gardner

What seems like nothing in the eyes of the world, when properly valued and put to use, can be among the greatest riches.

Chris Gardner

I want to put a ding in the universe.

Steve Jobs

Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.

Bill Gates

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John D. Rockefeller

I have learned more from my mistakes than from my successes.

Humphry Davy

I send you a kaffis of mustard seed, that you may taste and acknowledge the bitterness of my victory.

Alexander the Great

He that can have patience can have what he will.

Benjamin Franklin