I’m a real fan of quotes to motivate athletes – and everyone else!
Here’s my list of the best success quotes for sports or life in general.
“The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” Benjamin Disraeli
“Unless you’re willing to have a go, fail miserably, and have another go, success won’t happen.” Phillip Adams
“You have achieved success if you have lived well, laughed often and loved much.” Anonymous
“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” Herman Cain
“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” Truman Capote
“Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person we become.” Jim Rohn
“Failure is success if we learn from it.” Malcolm Forbes
“Success is always temporary. When all is said and done, the only thing you’ll have left is your character.” Vince Gill
“I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.” John D. Rockefeller
“The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.” Sven Goran Eriksson“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” Bruce Lee“Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best that you are capable of becoming.” John Wooden“Character is the real foundation of all worthwhile success.” John Hays Hammond“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” Winston Churchill“Success is a journey, not a destination.” Ben Sweetland
This list will be a work in progress so that I can add to it if I come across an amazing success quote. What is your favorite success quote?