30 Goal Setting Quotes
A collection of goal setting quotes to help you set your goals; to encourage
and to inspire you.
Goal-setting is also a vital element of motivation.
Clear goals will help you muster motivation for whatever your task at hand is.
Joanna Jast, Laser-Sharp Focus. A No-Fluff Guide to Improved Concentration, Maximised Productivity and Fast-Track to Success
We must have a theme, a goal, a purpose in our lives. If you don't know where you're aiming, you don't have a goal. My goal is to live my life in such a way that when I die, someone can say, she cared."
Set your goals high enough to inspire you and low enough to encourage you.
The process of setting a goal on the outer boundaries of what
we think is possible, and then systematically pursuing it, is one
of the most fulfilling parts about being human.
Brad Stulberg; Steve Magness, Peak Performance: Elevate Your Game, Avoid Burnout, and Thrive with the New Science of Success
Motivational Poems |
Sometimes you become stressed, trying to achieve unrealistic goals or those which conflict your values and beliefs. Goal setting is a powerful tool and process for motivating you.
K.C. Rowntree, Smart Goal Setting
Maintaining a positive attitude uncovers hidden abilities and calls up untapped resources. It frames the conditions needed to make the best use of talents-provide fresh outlooks-set goals with confidence, and overcome reluctance to trying new things.
Roger Fritz, The Power of a Positive Attitude: Discovering the Key to Success
When working in a team you must set your goals to meet the teams overall goal.
Your goals must be aligned with your team's goals.
Time-bound - a time frame is an essential part of goal setting, because it helps
you commit and increases your focus.
Ted Robbins, Time Management: Master Time Management and Boost Your Success
The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define
them, or ever seriously consider them as believable or achievable.
Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along
the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.
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Setting goals allows you to paint a vision of what you wish your future to be.
Setting goals that are not a step in the direction of your dream
is kind of a waste.
Fred Juliusson, Get Going! Life is Short!
Just because you are retired don't think that you no longer should set goals. Setting
goals can help you enjoy a full retirement with a purpose.
All successful people have a goal. No one can get anywhere unless
he knows where he wants to go and what he wants to be or do.
Norman Vincent Peale
Encouraging Poems |
Those who don't believe in goal setting waste many years because they
have no clear target to aim for, and end up aimlessly drifting along.
Catherine Pulsifer, Wings for Work
All winning teams are goal-oriented. Teams like these win consistently because everyone connected with them concentrates on specific objectives. They go about their business with blinders on; nothing will distract them from achieving their aims.
Lou Holtz, Former Football Player and Coach
No matter how big your aspiration, setting some goals is the best
way to get from where you are to living your dream.
Shelley Galbreath, Discouraged Moms' Devotions to Go
Words of Encouragement |
The act of motivation can be set in motion by writing down a set of goals.
The preparation of goal setting in
and of itself means that there are designated steps that must be taken
to reach the result or goal.
Catherine Pulsifer, What Motivates You
Setting smart goals that include all the factors:, measureable,
achievable, responsible, and time related, have a more of a
chance of being successful than just stating what your goals will be.
Byron Pulsifer, Smart Goals
For most of us, goal setting sounds and usually is a grueling process,
because we most often confuse a goal with a wish, an objective with a desire.
Michael Lombardi, The 5 AM Club: The Joy On The Other Side Of Morning
Inspirational Quotes |
You may want to organize your life but be unsure where to start;
hence, setting goals is important if you want to be successful.
Nick Bell, Organize Yourself Starting Today!
Quotes about Life |
Setting tangible goals for yourself makes it easier for you to focus on
being productive and work towards what is important to you.
Gavin Bird, Getting Things Done
I believe there are two ingredients necessary to make every day
a masterpiece: decisions and discipline. They are like two sides
of the same coin; you could call them 'goal setting' and 'goal getting.'
And they can't be separated because one is worthless without the other.
John C. Maxwell, Make Today Count: The Secret of Your Success Is Determined by Your Daily Agenda
Most personal development and success material will mention
the importance of goal setting if you want to achieve your dreams.
Joe Hinchliffe, Average Joe's Success Rituals
Personal Development |
Focus, discipline, hard work, goal setting and, of course,
the thrill of finally achieving your goals. These are all lessons in life.
Kristi Yamaguchi, Olympic Figure Skating medalist
Quotes on Life Lessons |
There are a few secrets to success: courage, goal setting, and focus.
Dr. Rob Bell; Bill Parisi, Don't "Should" On Your Kids: Build Their Mental Toughness
To unlock and unleash your full potential, you should make a
habit of daily goal setting and achieving for the rest of your life.
Brian Tracy, Goals!: How to Get Everything You Want -- Faster Than You Ever Thought Possible
Once you decide you're ready to change, you'll need to be
patient with yourself especially if setting goals on a regular
basis isn't something you normally do. That's because goal
setting is a habit you will have to create in your life.
P. Seymour, Resolutions in the New Year...or Any Time: How to Make a Plan for Transformation
Goal setting is a powerful tool and process for motivating you.
When effective goals are set, a giant step towards the life you desire is taken.
K.C. Rowntree, Smart Goal Setting
Quotes to Live By |
I was fortunate to have grown up in a family where planning
and goal setting were taught as a means to succeed in your life.
It has made all the difference in my ability to adapt to changing circumstances.
Paul Rega, 12 Steps to Freedom
Poems about Life |
Have faith in an age-old success system of purpose clarification
and goal setting, then plow forward to set your goals for your charmed life.
Linda Drevenstedt, Life Path by Design