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Eighty percent of success is showing up

“I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.” – Bill Cosby

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”- Mark Twain

“What is not started will never get finished.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Be nice to geeks, you’ll probably end up working for one.” – Bill Gates

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston S. Churchill

“It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.” — Herman Melville

“Every single person I know who is successful at what they do is successful because they love doing it.” – Joe Penna

“Whatever you are, be a good one.” –Abraham Lincoln

“The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.” – Debbi Fields

“Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you’re not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.” – David Rockefeller

“The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.” – Debbi Fields

“Life is too complicated not to be orderly.” – Martha Stewart

“The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can’t do.” – Dennis Waitley

“Business opportunities are like buses: there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson

“Leadership is doing what is right when no one is watching.” – George Van Valkenburg

“In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.” – Harold Geneen

“To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” – Thomas Watson, Sr.

“The absolute fundamental aim is to make money out of satisfying customers.” – John Egan

“There are a lot of things that go into creating success. I don’t like to do just the things I like to do. I like to do things that cause the company to succeed. I don’t spend a lot of time doing my favorite activities.” – Michael Dell

“I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that, for you to gain, those you deal with should gain as well.” – Alan Greenspan

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill

“If you are going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon

“Eighty percent of success is showing up.” – Woody Allen

“Many companies get trapped by the paradox of hitting numbers ‘now’ versus improving sales for future quarters or years ahead.” – Tiffani Bova

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Lao Tzu

“You shouldn’t focus on why you can’t do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exceptions.” – Steve Case

“A hard thing is done by figuring out how to start.”- Rand Fishkin

“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short, but in setting our aim too low and achieving our mark.” – Michelangelo

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