The Quote Garden
 “I dig old books.”
 Est. 1998

Find Your Way    HOME      Site Map      Search      About      Contact      Terms      Privacy

Quotations about the
Percentages of Success

Related Quotes      Success      Math      If At First      Effort      Statistics

Welcome to my page of quotations about the math of success. Supposedly it's all about the percentages!  —ღ Terri

Genius is 1 per cent inspiration and 99 per cent perspiration. ~Thomas Edison (1847–1931)  []

Success is 1% inspiration, 98% perspiration, and 2% attention to detail. ~Phil's‑osophy by Phil Dunphy, Modern Family, "Schooled," 2012, written by Steven Levitan & Dan O'Shannon  [S4, E2 –tg]

And will you succeed?
Yes! You will, indeed!
(98 and ¾ percent guaranteed.)
~Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You'll Go!, 1990

Success is 99 percent failure. ~Soichiro Honda, unverified

Eighty percent of success is showing up. ~Woody Allen

If 80 percent of success is showing up, then 20 percent is following up. ~Phil La Duke, 2016

Success is 10% inspiration, 90% last-minute changes. ~From a billboard advertisement, possibly by the Bawmann Group

I've found it's 80 percent psychology and 20 percent skills. ~Tony Robbins

Make sure you are seeing projects 100 percent of the way through, not just 95 percent... The last 5 percent of Train Your Brain for Success is about that last 5 percent in your life. ~Roger Seip, 2012

Page Information:
Original post date 2012 Oct 10
1st major revision 2019 Sep 6
Last saved 2021 May 11 Tue 21:04 PDT

Find Your Way    HOME      Site Map      Search      About      Contact      Terms      Privacy