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Sir James Dyson

James Dyson quotes: the vacuum billionaire’s best thoughts.

“What I’ve learned from running is that the time to push hard is when you’re hurting like crazy and you want to give up.  Success is often just around the corner.”

“You need a stubborn belief in an idea in order to see it realized.”

“It’s a matter of having the right attitude – humble, curious, determined, willing to fail and try.”

“We all want to make our mark.  We all want to make beautiful things and a little money.  We all have our own ideas about how to do it.”

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Anita Roddick

Anita Roddick quotes: The Body Shop founder’s top tips.

“There are no rules or formulas for success.  You just have to live it and do it.  Knowing this gives us enormous freedom to experiment toward what we want.  Believe me, it’s a crazy, complicated journey.  It’s trial and error.  It’s opportunism.  It’s quite literally, ‘Let’s try lots of this stuff and see how it works.'”

“There is no scientific answer for success. You can’t define it.  You’ve simply got to live it and do it.”

“To succeed you have to believe in something with such a passion that it becomes a reality.”

“I am aware that success is more than a good idea.  It is timing too.”

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Wardell Stephen Curry

Steph Curry quotes: the sharpshooter’s smoothest sayings.

“Success is not an accident, success is actually a choice.”

“Sometimes people make it seem like you have to have certain prerequisites or a crazy life story in order to be successful in this world.  But the truth is you really don’t.  It doesn’t matter where you come from, what you have or don’t have, what you lack or what you have too much of, but all you need to have is faith in God, an undying passion for what you do and what you choose to do in this life, and a relentless drive and the will to do whatever it takes to be successful in whatever you put your mind to.”

“Success comes after you conquer your biggest obstacles and hurdles.”

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Ivana Marie

Ivanka Trump quotes: the businesswoman’s best sayings.

“Love what you do.  There’s always going to be someone else who’s smarter than you, but there’s no substitute for passion.  People who are passionate always work the hardest, and that sets them apart.”

“Passion, combined with perseverance, is a great equalizer, more important than education or experience in achieving your version of success.”

“Passion is something that’s hard to discover purely through introspection.  You have to have experiences.  You have to learn real-time and through experiences, what makes you tick.”

“It’s very hard to be great at what you do if you aren’t deeply passionate.”

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Katherine Noel Brosnahan

Kate Spade quotes: the late fashion designer’s memorable quotes.

“I resolve to think outside the lines and live color fully.”

“You are capable of amazing things.”

“Live in such a way that if someone speaks badly of you no one would believe it.”

“Surround yourself with the things you love.  Discard the rest.”

“Control what you can of your own life.”

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Maria Owings Shriver

Maria Shriver quotes: the former First Lady of California, journalist, author, and entrepreneur shares words on courage, overcoming fear, success, family, and life.

“My definition of success?  Being the kind of woman that I would want to have as a friend.”

“You know those goals you’ve set for yourself, those dreams you’ve been waiting for the perfect time to live out?  It’s time!”

“Starting at the bottom is not about humiliation.  It’s about humility – a realistic assessment of where you are in the learning curve.”

“It takes time to get to the top, and that’s good – because, by the time you get there, you’ll have learned what you need to know in order to stay there.”

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Edward James Martin Koppel

Ted Koppel quotes: the Nightline O.G.’s wisest words.

“There’s no mystery here.  You know what to do.  Now go out and do it!”

“Pessimists calculate the odds.  Optimists believe they can overcome them.”

“Set your sights beyond what you can see.  There is true majesty in the concept of an unseen power which can neither be measured nor weighed.”

“You can almost measure where you are in life by the degree to which you have begun looking back rather than ahead.”

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Daniel Irvin Rather Jr

Dan Rather quotes: the super successful journalist’s best stuff.

“You’d better do what you feel good about doing.”

“The American Dream is one of the greatest ideas in the history of human achievement.  It thrives today in an age when its core components of freedom and opportunity are open to more Americans than ever before.  It holds a real, identifiable place in the American heart and mind, and it informs the aspirations of everyone from farmers to software developers, from detectives to bankers, from soldiers to social workers.  It defines us as a people, even as we add to its meaning with each new chapter in our national experience and our individual actions.”

“If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.”

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Kathryn Lee Gifford

Kathie Lee Gifford quotes: multi-talented TV host talks about age, religion, joy, gratitude, and more.

“All day long, life is about choice.”

“If you settle for what you’ve got, you deserve what you get.”

“A fear of the unknown keeps a lot of people from leaving bad situations.”

“My daddy used to say, ‘Honey, find something you love to do and then figure out a way to get paid for it.’  He understood that where your true passion is, there your joy is also.  And a joyful life is a truly successful life.  Perhaps not by the world’s standards, but whose life is it anyway?”

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Albert Arnold Gore Jr

Al Gore quotes: former United States Vice President preaches about purpose, energy, dealing with change, and more.

“No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.”

“I will tell you that what gives me a sense of joy is having work to do that justifies pouring every ounce of energy I have into it.  That’s really a blessing to have in your life.  And it gives you energy back when you have the privilege of doing work that makes you feel that way.”

“We sometimes emphasize the danger in a crisis without focusing on the opportunities that are there.”

“If we don’t succeed, we run the risk of failure.”

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Thomas John Brokaw

Tom Brokaw quotes: success sentences from the former NBC Nightly News anchor.

“Don’t be afraid to do something unconventional, to take a chance, to risk something.”

“Think of it as your ticket to change the world.”

“Some of you were given five talents.  Some of you were given two talents.  Some, one talent.  Whatever talent you have been given, be the best you can be.”

“A big part of making your own luck is just charging out of the gate every morning.”

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Shaq TV

Shaquille O’Neal quotes: retired pro basketball player “Shaq” takes us to school on money management.

“Aspire to be great.  Aspire to be different.  Never give up and follow your dreams.”

“The only person who can really motivate you is you.”

“I really get motivated when I have doubters.”

“Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit.  You are what you repeatedly do.”

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The Real Suze

Suze Orman quotes: millionaire financial advisor, motivational speaker, and TV personality provides powerful words on life, happiness, responsibility, money, and more.

“In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfill your potential.  It’s no different in the financial realm.”

There’s nothing wrong with saying, ‘I want to have more, I want to be more, I did this for money.'”

“You must recognize, embrace, and be honest about what is real for you today and allow that understanding to inform the choices you make.  Only then will you be able to build the future of your dreams.”

“If you hold on to your goals and dreams, you will get there.”

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Federer Wimbledon

Roger Federer quotes: the Swiss tennis star’s top quotes.

“I always had the dream.”

“When you’re good at something, make that everything.”

“If you die trying, you die winning.”

“Success is a nice thing because it always means you’ve taken a step forward and it gives you a sense of pride, which in turn gives you confidence and experience, a positive circle, so to speak.”

“There’s no way around hard work.  Embrace it.”

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Money May Chair

Floyd Mayweather Jr. quotes: at the time of writing this, he’s the world’s highest-paid athlete.  Let’s see what we can learn about making millions from undefeated boxing legend, Floyd “Money” Mayweather.

“Everybody is blessed with a certain talent, you have to know what that talent is, you have to maximize it and push it to the limit.”

“I believe in my skills, I believe in my talent.  If no one believes in Floyd Mayweather, I believe in me.”

“It’s about being smart, taking your time, keeping your composure, just going out there and being the best that you can be.”

“Worry about going out there and making your own legacy.”

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