Ladder Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old ladder quotes, ladder sayings, and ladder proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

No man can climb the ladder of success without first placing his foot on the bottom rung.     

James Cash Penney

There is a ladder to Success! Choose to climb it.     

Jaachynma N.E. Agu

Education is not only a ladder of opportunity, but it is also an investment in our future.     

Ed Markey

There is no greater ladder into the middle class than education.     

Martin O'Malley

Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.     

Stephen Covey

Freedom is a ladder: one side of the ladder reaches hell, the other side touches heaven. It is the same ladder; the choice is yours.     


The ladder of success isn't a ladder. It's a series of steps with leaps interspersed along the way.     

Seth Godin

The day you were born, a ladder was set up to help you escape this world.     


Be sure that, as you scramble up the ladder of success, it is leaning against the right building.     

Stephen Covey

You have to work your way up the ladder just like everybody else. Nothing is given to you in this world, so you have to work hard.     

Cain Velasquez