Melambungkan nama baik dan prestasi bukan hal mudah. Tak ada manusia yang dilahirkan langsung dengan kesuksesan, kan? Proses meraih kesuksesan itu yang ‘mahal’ dan menjadi pengalaman hidup terbaik. Sisanya, tinggal memetik hasil dari jeri payah tersebut.

Hal ini juga berlaku, kok,  untuk 20 wanita hebat yang menurut Glitz Media sukses berkarier di bidangnya. Temukan rahasia wanita sukses melalui kalimat inspiratif yang akan menjadi motivator Anda menuju gerbang kesuksesan. 


Ya, Definisi Sukses Setiap Orang Berbeda...

“Success is about continually growing emotionally, socially, spiritually, physiologically, intellectually, and finally while contributing positively to others.” MERRY RIANA (Pengusaha, Penulis & Motivator).

“I’ve come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.” OPRAH WINFREY (Host, Enterpreneur & Philanthrophist).


Seberapa Penting Wanita Meraih Kesuksesan? 

"So much research has been done showing that the woman is the most vulnerable, but also the biggest strength leading to economic progress." SRI MULYANI INDRAWATI (Direktur Pelaksana Bank Dunia & Mantan Menteri Keuangan Kabinet Indonesia Bersatu).

“You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose.” INDIRA GANDHI (Perdana Mentri India ke-3).


Kunci dan Alat Menuju Kesuksesan itu...

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” MOTHER TERESA (Biarawati Suci Yang Mendedikasikan Dirinya Untuk Misi Kemanusiaan).

“I work really hard at trying to see the big picture and not getting stuck in ego. I believe we’re all put on this planet for a purpose, and we all have a different purpose. When you connect with that love and that compassion, that’s when everything unfolds.” ELLE DEGENERES (Komedian, Presenter, Produser, Penulis & Aktris).

“The only way to do something in depth is to work hard. The moment you start being in love with what you’re doing, and thinking it’s beautiful or rich, then you’re in danger.” MIUCCIA PRADA (Fashion Designer).

“Bekerja keras adalah bagain dari fisik, bekerja cerdas merupakan bagian dari otak, sedangkan bekerja ikhlas ialah bagian dari hati.” SUSI PUDJIASTUTI (Mentri Kelautan dan Perikanan Kabinet Kerja).

“This journey that I’ve been on, has shown me that it doesn’t matter how big your muscles are – You need to have a big heart and you need to have a strong attitude and mindset.” TURIA PITT (Mantan Model Yang Menjadi Motivator Pasca Terkena Luka  Bakar). 


Apa Yang Terjadi Ketika Menemukan Masalah? 

“You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own.” MICHELLE OBAMA (Ibu Negara Amerika Serikat & Isteri Barack Obama)

"Nothing is impossible; the word itself says I'm possible." AUDREY HEPBURN (Artis & Fashion Icon).

"I raise up my voice—not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard...we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.” MALALA YOUSAFZAI (Aktivis Muda Yang Memperjuangkan Hak Pendidikan Wanita Pakistan).  


Jika Sempat Gagal... 

“We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes – understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.” ARIANNA HUFFINGTON (Editor In Chief Huffington Post). 

"You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” MAYA ANGELOU (Penulis & Aktris).

“I avoid looking back. I prefer good memories to regrets.” GRACE KELLY (Fashion Icon). 

“Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.” COCO CHANEL (Fashion Designer & Fashion Icon).

“We cannot change what we are not aware of, and once we are aware, we cannot help but change.” SHERYL SANDBERG (COO of Facebook).

“Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.” SARA BLAKELY (Founder Spanx & Worlds Youngest Female Billionaire).


Waktunya Menikmati Kesuksesan Tanpa Cepat Puas Diri  

“When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.” HELEN KELLER (Penulis, Aktivis Politik, & Dosen).

Saya menyukai yang namanya proses, walaupun belum tentu menikmatinya (awalnya), tapi setelahnya saya tahu kenapa (alasannya) dan menghargai itu (proses). Saya selalu berusaha melalukan transformasi untuk menjadi lebih baik lagi.” RAISA (Penyanyi).

(Caroline Michael/Saskia Damanik)