Quotes For Success

“Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.”

Can you guess the political figure who said this quote?

Nelson Mandela

Mandela was the President of South Africa and a philanthropist.

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.”

Find out which famous author wrote these words.

Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and actress. She also had an important role in the American Civil Rights Movement.

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”

Which writer said these powerful words?

Truman Capote

Truman Capote was an American novelist, screenwriter, playwright, and actor. He is best known for his novella, Breakfast at Tiffany's.

"We need to accept that we won't always make the right decisions, that we'll screw up royally sometimes—understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it's part of success."

Who stated this? It was . . .

Arianna Huffington

Arianna Huffington is a Greek-American author and columnist. Huffington is the co-founder of The Huffington Post.

“It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.”

We agree! Who do you think realized this?

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt was a writer and served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901–1909. He's widely known for his foreign policy, corporate reforms, and ecological preservation.

“Success is not how high you have climbed, but how you make a positive difference to the world.”

Who's the optimist behind this quote?

Roy T. Bennett

He loves sharing positive thoughts and creative insight to help make people's lives better.

“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.”

A positive outlook on life, stated by . . .

Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. was a leader in the civil rights movement from the mid-1950s until his assassination in 1968.

"You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world's problems at once but don't ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own."

Who gave us this message about hope?

Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama is a lawyer and writer who was First Lady of the United States.

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