Quotes for Success

Quotes – When You Need an Inspiration Boost

Never limit yourself because of others’ limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination. — Mae Jemison

Instead of looking at the past, I put myself ahead twenty years and try to look at what I need to do now in order to get there then.  –Diana Ross

Sit down and ask yourself, ‘What is the most important thing to me?’ What grosses me out the most? What makes me the most upset — is it healthcare? Is it so many people being hungry in our culture? Is it sexual abuse?  Mix that with doing something you love, something you could keep doing forever and ever. For me it was ending violence against women, and I mixed it with music. And I’ve had a 25-year career. So that’s my advice: Find something you really care about and mix that with something you love doing. — Kathleen Hanna

A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not to be done. — Marge Piercy

The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. — Ayn Rand

These children that you spit on as they try to change their world are immune to your consultations. They are quite aware of what they are going through. — David Bowie

If you build an army of 100 lions and their leader is a dog, in any fight, the lions will die like a dog. But if you build an army of a 100 dogs and their leader is a lion, all dogs will lead like a lion. — Napoleon Bonaparte

It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer. -Albert Einstein

If you get, give. If you learn, teach. — Maya Angelou

The more highly you value yourself, the more valuable you will be to others. — unknown

Whenever you feel weak, remind yourself that perseverance is more important than strength. — unknown

To me success means effectiveness in the world, that I am able to carry my ideas and values into the world – that I am able to change it in positive ways.  — Maxine Hong Kingston