Preparation Quotes

Be inspired by these preparation quotes which emphasize the importance of planning and being prepared as you journey towards a successful life. Be motivated by the opportunity that can result from being prepared.

Expecting results, will inspire you to prepare for the situation that you are expecting. By preparing, you have already practiced what it will feel like when the situation arrives. Huni Hunfjord, Top 1% Parents Raise Top 1% Children: Learn the Secrets to Raising Top 1% Children
Inspirational Quotes  |


"If you'd like to be that cool in a crisis, there are four key ways to do the 'mental pushups' to make you a better MacGyver: prepare, be more creative, visualize success and positive self-talk."
Greg Conderacci, Getting UP!: Supercharging Your Energy
Positive   |


"You must prepare for success even if there is no indication of it. You must prepare for success even if you have become accustomed to failure. You must prepare for success even if nobody in your life ever achieved anything. Take time to prepare hard."
John Ndeere, Prepare for Success
Time   |


I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it. Denzel Washington
"I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it."
Denzel Washington
Motivation   |


"Champions do not become champions when they win the event, but in the hours, weeks, months and years they spend preparing for it. The victorious performance itself is merely the demonstration of their championship character."
T. Alan Armstrong
Sports   |


"Preparation is what allows the teacher to truly inspire. Preparation is in knowing exactly how the lesson plan will flow. It's in knowing what questions to ask and what answers to give."
Shawn L. Anderson, A Better Life: An Inspiring Story About Starting Over
Questioning   |


"Prepare while others are daydreaming."
William Arthur Ward
Famous   |  


"But if there's one thing I've learned about getting ahead, it's this: you won't get anywhere without doing your homework, and then preparing yourself some more."
Leeza Gibbons, Fierce Optimism: Seven Secrets for Playing Nice and Winning Big
Knowledge  |


"Heaven is a real place. The more we know about it, the more we should anticipate it. As I have often suggested, Heaven is a prepared place for prepared people."
Don Piper
Treasures Abound  |


Success is never an accident; it's always the result of a plan. Tony A. Gaskins Jr
"Success is never an accident; it's always the result of a plan. They say chance favors the prepared so get prepared and stay ready so that you don't have to get ready later on, when it is too late."
Tony A. Gaskins Jr., The Road to Destiny: Your New Year's Resolution
Destiny  |


"Remember, any change in behavior requires preparation and a plan that you will keep your awareness and commitment high throughout the change."
K. Collins, Declutter Your Home Effectively
Commitment   |  


"It may come as a surprise to you, as it did to me several years ago, that according to this traditional Christian way of marking the year, Advent isn't Christmas. Advent prepares us for Christmas (all twelve days of it - not just one - from December 25 until January 5), but it does so indirectly."
Daniel Ethan Harris, Wait: Four Weeks of Preparing the Soul for Christmas
Christmas   |


"Live your dreams by setting and taking action on your goals; this will prepare you to live the life that you once only dreamed of."

Goal   |


"You cannot move forward in any project, or task, career, relationship or changing a habit unless you plan. And, preparation is not the end but only the beginning."
Byron Pulsifer
New Beginnings Quotes   |


Excellence without effort is as futile as progress without preparation. William Arthur Ward
"Excellence without effort is as futile as progress without preparation."
William Arthur Ward
Effort   |  


"You can never guarantee you'll be the smartest person in the room, but there is no excuse for not being the most prepared."
Brendan Paddick
Excuses   |  


"We all need to plant seeds in order to spring to life. Similarly, you can't climb a mountain starting at the top. It takes preparation, tools, skills and a set path to follow one step at a time."
Catherine Pulsifer
May Is Not Just For Flowers   |  


"We can measure many things, but the time that families and communities invest in children is invaluable. Giving kids a sense of fitting in, of feeling good about themselves, and giving them the opportunities to succeed and fail will really prepare kids of life ahead."
David DeNotaris
Children   |  


"Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes."
Zig Ziglar
Giving Our Best   |  


"The past is behind: learn from it. The future is ahead: prepare for it. The present is here: live it!"
Thomas S. Monson
Future   |  


"Preparation for life is so important. Luck is what happens when preparedness meets opportunity. Opportunity is all around us. Are you prepared?"
Earl Nightingale
Life   |  


The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck. Anthony Robbins
"The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck."
Anthony Robbins
Luck   |  


"Confidence is preparation. Everything else is beyond your control."
Richard Kline
Confidence   |  


"The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision."
Bruce Barton
Teacher   |  


"While others are dreaming and talking, you can be taking action and preparing for opportunities that are just over the horizon."
Catherine Pulsifer
Dream   |  


"One's goals will quickly be considered unrealistic if he's not adequately prepared to meet them."
Jessica Minty, Perfectionism: Letting Go of Mistakes and Overcoming Anxiety
Achievement of Goals   |  


"Knowing where you are and how you feel will prepare you for whatever negative feelings or situations you might encounter in the future."
John McQuilkin, Insecurity
Your Attitude Determines Your Future   |  


"Fruit and veggies are Mother Nature's fast foods - most of them are highly portable and can be eaten with hardly any processing or preparation."
Linda Westwood, Healthy Habits Vol 3
Health   |  


We must prepare all learners for their future, not our past. Dr. Anne Davies
"We must prepare all learners for their future, not our past."
Dr. Anne Davies
Personal Development Quotes   |  


"The truth of reality is, there are pivotal moments in our life whether it be professional or personal where we have to be ready, we have to be prepared ready to execute at will."
Mark Eriksson, Communication: 9 Principles of Influence Used by The World's Most Powerful Men to Win in Business, Social Situations and Life
Truth   |  


"The better you're prepared, the better chance you'll have at staying on top of everything that is coming your way."
Colin Adams, Parenting for New Dads
Father   |  


"It is important to know that there is no manifestation without proper and prior preparation."
Stephen Obasun, Unleash Your Energy
Just Thinking Is Not Preparation   |  


"Learning from experience helps to prepare you for long-term success as you strive to reach your goals."
Mark Hodgson, Helen Lilley; Dealing with Difficult Parents
Experience   |  


"The beginning of your fortune lies at the intersection of preparation and opportunity."
Bill Tharp, Bill Tharp's Prosperity Acceleration Course
Opportunity   |  


The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today's work extremely well. Jeff Ribman
"The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today's work extremely well."
Jeff Ribman, Fail Better the Next Time
Work   |  


"If I'm happy to point the finger at injustice, I must also be prepared to admit my own failings and accept the consequences."
Edward Field, Permission to Rage: The Book on How to Complain Effectively
Failure   |  


"When you have strong self-discipline you will be prepared to overcome any kind of obstacles that you might encounter on your journey towards creating good habits."
Ronald Valentino, Habits: The Ultimate Habit Creating Guide
Quotes about Overcoming   |  


"An effective negotiation won't work if you're not prepared, plus you're becoming aggressive for the wrongful reasons."
Patrick Kennedy, Negotiation: Power Negotiation - Getting To The YES
Top Ten Quotes about Opportunity   |  


"Be prepared for trouble. Don't fall apart when trouble strikes."
Carl Sommer, Teen Success in Career and Life Skills
Trouble   |  


"Career opportunities for those in-the-know and prepared, versus those who are unprepared."
Ben Green, The Global Superstar: How Your Students Can Develop An Advantage Over Global Competition
Nails That Destroy   |  


When you have kids be prepared for all possibilities. Jason Hall
"When you have kids be prepared for all possibilities."
Jason Hall, Captain Dadís Treasure Map: A Guide to Parenting, Life, and Love, a Little Outside the Box!
Possibilities   |  


"When an employee is PREPARED, EQUIPPED, and ARMED with the RIGHT HABITS to address almost any situation, delivering exceptional customer service becomes easy."
Robert Stevenson, Raise Your Line: Success Is About a Higher Line Mentality
Customer Service   |  


"Despite our best efforts, we can never predict what will happen next. Being prepared for everything will improve our confidence and self-esteem."
Angel Graff, Self Esteem: Self Confidence
Self-Confidence: Believe In Yourself   |  


"By taking care of yourself you are preparing for your own future and preparing to be there to take care of your children during theirs."
Kate Flowers, The Happy Mom: The Guide To Happiness Every Mother Can Achieve
Mother   |  


"In the case of uncertainty, those who live their lives preparing to live in eternity would be much safer, much wiser than those who live only for the here and now."
Amberly Ruck, It is I, Wisdom
Wise   |  


"If you are preparing for a career transition or wanting to transform your current one, use low-risk situations to practice building your inner resilience to change."
Karen Kelloway, NAIL IT!: Six Steps to Transform Your Career
Inspiring Transition   |  


"Confidence is simply being prepared to take action. It's not fearing something, but instead tackling it head-on."
Simon Jenkins, Confidence
Fear   |  


"As soon as anything comes against what you stand for, you must be prepared to separate yourself and walk away."
Tondeleya Allen, The Blessed Woman Endeavor
Blessed   |  


The key is not the will to win. Everybody has that. 
It is the will to prepare to win that is important.  Bobby Knight
"The key is not the will to win. Everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important."
Bobby Knight, Head Coach Olympic Men's Basketball
Determination   |  


If a person does not prepare for their success, when their opportunity comes, it will only make them look foolish.
Alexcious Mwathi
Success   |  


"The difficulty most of us have today with the changing definition of job security is in fully understanding that when we see the 'something coming down the pipe' we acknowledge it and prepare accordingly."
Beth Campbell Duke, Don't Graduate Clueless: Expert Advice To Help You Prepare For Success In Today's Economy
Change   |  


"With such a tough competition, it is only mandatory to prepare for a job interview, like it is your last day on earth (it sure feels like it). You must put your best foot forward. Do core preparation, from your attire, body language to even a simple handshake."
Daniel Transon, Job Interview Success: How to Prepare for and Shine during a Job Interview
Words of Encouragement   |  


"Doing your preparation in advance and then letting your brain process the information while you sleep helps to cement this information in your memory making it easier to access the next day."
Tricia Alach, Release! Guide to Mastering Stress
Memory   |  

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