Need Help Striving For Success? Here Are Some Quotes to Inspire You

I have been trying to get a foothold in the real estate industry for sometime now and I was recently had a dinner with many other real estate developers. During the dinner I had the privilege of meeting someone who has inspired me for a very long time, Pedro Martin Terra Group CEO and real estate guru. I had a small char with Martin about his successes and how he has managed to create such a positive and highly successful company in the Terra Group. Something else which I discussed with Mr. Martin was how he personally keeps pushing for success and he shared with me some quotes which he keeps on display in his office to keep him driving forward.

Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If Im not there, I go to work.”

Vinnie Rege

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.”

Albert Ellis

In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.”

— Bill Cosby

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.”

Vincent Van Gogh

Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.”

Charles F. Kettering

Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.”

Benjamin Franklin

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced.”

Swami Vivekananda

Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.”

Orison Swett Marden

The more you loose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.”

Norman Vincent Peale

You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted.”

Ruth E. Renkl

And finally, a short but poignant nugget from Richard Branson…

Screw it, Lets do it!

If you are looking to say inspired and find the success that you are looking for, following Martin’s example and placing quotes such as these on the walls of your office are a great way to help you to stay centered and focussed on what is important. Which quotes would you put on your wall? Let us know in the comment below.

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