28 Mary Kay Ash Quotes on How to Achieve Success

I have compiled a collection of the best phrases of Mary Kay Ash to inspire you to believe in yourself and achieve your dreams.

Mary Kay Ash (1918 – 2001) was a famous American businesswoman who founded the company Mary Kay Cosmetics, Inc. She was known for encouraging women to develop their best sides as mothers and wives and at the same time to also be successful in business. job.

A native of Texas, Mary Kay Ash worked for various direct selling companies from 1939 to 1960 achieving considerable success as a salesperson and salesperson trainer. Frustrated, however, at being passed over for several male-friendly promotions, she retired in 1963. She later made the impossible possible when at the age of 45 she and her son founded Mary Kay Cosmetics with just a $5,000 investment, five commodities, and nine sales people.

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In just a few months, he was already turning a profit, and his company continued to grow each year, opening manufacturing units in the United States, Switzerland, and China. At the time Mary Kay Ash died, the company employed more than 800,000 people who sold its products, which were valued at $1.2 billion. His company was listed in “The 100 Best Companies to Work For in America” by Forbes magazine.

Mary Kay Ash quotes on how to achieve success

1. “If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.

2. “No matter how busy you are, you should take the time to make the other person feel important.”

3. “People are without a doubt the greatest asset of a company. It doesn’t matter if the product is automobiles or cosmetics. A company can only be as good as the people who run it.”

4. “For every failure there is a different way to proceed. You just have to find it. When you hit a bump in the road, take a detour.”

5. “A good goal is like an intense exercise, it challenges the limits of your ability.”

6. “Everyone has an invisible sign around their neck that says, ‘Make me feel important.’ Never forget this message when working with people.”

7. “Most people live and die without anyone playing their music. They never dared to try.”

8. “Aerodynamically, the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn’t know that, so it keeps flying anyway.”

9. “We have to have a goal, a purpose in our lives. If you don’t know where you’re aiming, you don’t have a goal.”

10. “Even the smallest achievements pave the way to great success.”

11. “You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it enough to pay its price.”

12. “Every failure, obstacle or difficulty is an opportunity in disguise.”

13. “It is much better to be exhausted by success than to rest by failure.”

14. “The biggest problem we face today is negativity. Eliminate the negative attitude and believe that you can do anything.”

15. “Don’t let the negative aspects of life control you. Rise above them. Use them as your stepping stones to go higher than you ever dreamed possible.”

16. “There are two things that people want more than sex and money; recognition and praise.”

17. “A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.”

18. “Don’t want to fit in, want to lead.”

19. “Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don’t keep it a secret.”

20. “First God, then family, and last work.”

21. “Never give up because you never know if the next try will be the one that works.”

22. “The definition of successful people is simply ordinary people with extraordinary determination.”

23. “Refuse to throw in the towel. Go the extra mile.”

24. “Give yourself something to constantly work on.”

25. “Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind allows. You can get what you believe in, remember that.”

26. “Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and the ability to act will cease to exist.”

27. “Those who have been blessed with the most talents do not necessarily outperform others. It is the people who persevere that stand out.”

28. “Be a dreamer. Have a sense of greatness. It has been said that if you can dream it, you can do it. And I believe that. Before your dream can become a reality, you must see it in your own mind; see it fulfilled, whatever it is.”

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