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If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

The person who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Author: Dale Carnegie (1888-1955)

Profession: American Author, Trainer

My success just evolved from working hard at the business at hand each day.

Author: Johnny Carson (1925)

Profession: American TV Personality, Businessman

There is no fate that plans men's lives. Whatever comes to us, good or bad, is usually the result of our own action or lack of action.

Author: Herbert N. Casson

Profession: American Author

Success makes success, like money makes money.

Author: Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort (1741-1794)

Profession: French Writer, Journalist, Playwright

One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake.

Author: Anton Chekhov (1860-1904)

Profession: Russian Playwright, Short Story Writer

Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Behind every successful man you'll find a woman who has nothing to wear.

Author: Harold Coffin


Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out...

Author: Robert Collier

Profession: American Writer, Publisher

Success doesn't come to you… you go to it.

Author: Marva Collins

Profession: African-American educator

To know a man, observe how he wins his object, rather than how he loses it; for when we fail, our pride supports; when we succeed; it betrays us.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

When we fail our pride supports us and when we succeed, it betrays us.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

No matter what you do, do it to your utmost. I always attribute my success to always requiring myself to do my level best, if only in driving a tack in straight.

Author: Russel H. Conwell (1843-1925)

Profession: American Lawyer, Baptist Minister, Lecturer

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.

Author: Bill Cosby (1937)

Profession: American Actor, Comedian, Producer

I can't imagine a person becoming a success who doesn't give this game of life everything he's got.

Author: Walter Cronkite (1916)

Profession: American Broadcast Journalist