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20 Motivational Quotes On Success and Hard work

We all want to be successful in our everyday lives, in schools, in our career or business but are you ready to work for it?

To be successful, we must be determined and we must learn how to work really hard to reach our desired goals in life.

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20 MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES ON SUCCESS AND HARD WORK 20 motivational quotes on success and hard work
  1. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts” –Winston Churchill
  2. “The dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Work is the key to success and hard work can help you accomplish anything” –Vince Lombard Jr
  3. “The three essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are; first, hard work. Second, stick-to-itiveness. Third, common sense” –Thomas A. Edison
  4. “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work” –Colin Powell
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  6. “Everybody wants to be famous, but nobody wants to do the work. You grind hard so you can play hard. At the end of the day, you put all the work in and eventually, it will pay off. It could be in a year, it could be in 30 years. Eventually, your hard work will pay off” – Kevin Hart.
  7. Ben Carson's quote on success and hard work“Through hard work, perseverance and faith in GOD, you can live your dreams” – Ben Carson
  8. “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve; the fear of failure” –Paulo Coelho
  9. “If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality” –Roopleen
  10. “Fall. Stand. Learn. Adapt” –Mike Norton  “Fall. Stand. Learn. Adapt” –Mike Norton Click To Tweet
  11. “The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand” –Vince Lombardi
  12. “Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognise them” –Ann Landers
  13. “Focus, hard work is the real key to success. Keep your eye on the goal and just keep taking the next step towards completing it. If you aren’t sure which way to do something, do it both ways and see which works better” –John Carmack
  14. “It will never rain roses when we want to have more roses, we must plant more roses” –George Eliot
  15. “The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will” –Vince Lombardi
  16. “Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself. Don’t go out looking for a successful personality to duplicate” –Bruce Lee
  17. “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal a commitment to excellence that will enable you to attain the success that you seek” –Mario Andretti
  18. “You don’t have to get it perfect; you just have to get it going. Babies don’t walk the first time they try, but eventually, they get it right” –Jack Canfield
  19. “When you experience a negative circumstance or event, do not dwell on it. Be proactive. Put your attention on what you need to bring the situation to a positive result” – Rodolfo Costa
  20. “The world’s greatest achievers have been those who stayed focused on their goals and have been consistent in their efforts” –Roopleen
  21. “Keep your dreams alive. Understand that to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination and dedication. Remember, all things are possible for those who believe” –Gail Devers



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Izuzu Nworgu • October 17, 2016

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  1. Ravi Chahar October 17, 2016 - 11:11 am Reply

    Hey Izuzu,

    It’s always good to read something motivational. We all need something to motivate us. I like #10 and #12.

    Hard work is the key to success. Every successful person needs to be ready to devote the time.

    Thanks for sharing with us.

    • Izuzu Nworgu October 17, 2016 - 3:20 pm Reply

      Hi Ravi.

      That’s right. It’s good to find motivation. Motivation is the driving force that keeps us going.

      And as for success, we definitely need to work hard for it.

      Thank you for stopping by.

      Have a fab day

  2. Jennifer October 17, 2016 - 12:11 pm Reply

    Exactly what I needed to hear (read) this week! Thanks.

    • Izuzu Nworgu October 17, 2016 - 3:22 pm Reply

      I’m glad you found this post helpful.

      Have a great day!!

  3. Peggy October 17, 2016 - 1:19 pm Reply

    Great list of success quotes! I love #7!

    • Izuzu Nworgu October 17, 2016 - 3:24 pm Reply


      #7 is also one of my favourite quotes.

      Thank you!

  4. Lisa @ The Meaning of Me October 17, 2016 - 4:28 pm Reply


    • Izuzu Nworgu October 17, 2016 - 7:43 pm Reply

      Thank you Lisa

  5. samantha laycock October 17, 2016 - 7:40 pm Reply

    I love quotes!! Thank you for this post!!

    • Izuzu Nworgu October 17, 2016 - 7:45 pm Reply

      You’re welcome.

      I also love quotes.

  6. Carola October 18, 2016 - 10:37 pm Reply

    I love the fifth one. That’s so inspirational. Good reminder for when you feel it all doesn’t go fast enough.

    • Izuzu Nworgu October 19, 2016 - 10:08 pm Reply

      Hi, Carola.

      That’s right. #5 reminds us that hard work will always pay off maybe not now but eventually.

  7. Julie Cao October 18, 2016 - 11:00 pm Reply

    Always feel motivated and refreshing after reading these quotes. #15 is my favorite. It is really hard in today’s society while most people trying to be someone else, but be yourself is so worth it.

  8. Ian Campbell October 18, 2016 - 11:37 pm Reply

    Love good quotes that inspire and make you think. Especially like #9 “Fall. Stand. Learn. Adapt” –Mike Norton as it is dead right. Thanks for sharing these quotes, made my day.

  9. Kandja Sylla October 18, 2016 - 11:47 pm Reply

    These are wonderful motivational quotes. I love how it can remind me about my dream and not giving up. My fave is from Mike Norton–simple and yet direct. Thanks! xx


  10. Emily October 19, 2016 - 12:23 am Reply

    Love these! Bookmarking for when I need some extra umph 😉

  11. Marie October 19, 2016 - 1:46 am Reply

    Good list. It can sometimes get so busy and hectic in life that we can forget to motivate ourselves and keep pushing toward our goals. thanks

  12. Emily October 19, 2016 - 3:03 am Reply

    These are some brilliant quotes! Feeling super motivated!

  13. Cynthia October 19, 2016 - 3:25 am Reply

    Great collection of quotes! I’m loving that Jack Canfield quote – what a legend.

  14. Hanna October 19, 2016 - 5:30 am Reply

    Great post! Kind of got motivated while I read it

  15. Yuliya October 19, 2016 - 1:47 pm Reply

    Yay to always be yourself! xxx

  16. Ola October 19, 2016 - 2:36 pm Reply

    Nice list. Thanks for sharing it!
    Ola | JadoreLeDecor.com

  17. Marie October 19, 2016 - 4:55 pm Reply

    These are so inspiring and very powerful quotes. Thanks so much for sharing this list!

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