... developing a "persistence mindset" allows you to overcome setbacks
and temporary failures, and actually enables you to achieve really big goals.
Mike Pettigrew, The Most Powerful Goal Achievement System in the World
Certainly all people like to think of themselves as above average.
But achievers seem to leave "average" in the dust - so far behind them
that ordinary seems a distant memory.
John C. Maxwell, Failing Forward
"If we can achieve the ultimate state of self-mastery, we will more consistently
have the personal power and peace of mind we need to get ahead,
since we are not giving our time, energy, and power away to others;
we are taking responsibility for ourselves and how much we can affect
change in our lives."
Lisa Kardos, Success Blueprint: Get Out of Survival Mode, Regain Control of Your Life, and Get Ahead at Work and in Life
"Unlike what some atheists propagate, belief in God has not
undermined the potential of humanity; on the contrary, it has been a
fundamental and motivating factor behind many of humanity's greatest
Michael Caputo, The Greatest Minds Believed in God
"The time has come to do something different. You cannot hope to achieve
different results by continuing the same ineffectual practices."
Jo Roderick, Happy Now!: Awaken Positive Transformation with Simple Habits Anyone Can Master
Developing a desire to learn is the kindling point of all classroom achievement.
Robert John Meehan
"There is a mere difference of motivation between an achiever and a loser.
Achievers usually follow through a task, even when they are not feeling up to."
"The simple reality is most any level of lasting achievement takes effort.
Often it means going above and beyond the call of duty."
Patience is not a virtue. It is an achievement.
"I hope that my achievements in life shall be these -
that I will have fought for what was right and fair, that I will have
risked for that which mattered, and that I will have given help
to those who were in need that I will have left the earth a better
place for what I've done and who I've been."
"I can make it a day long to be remembered for its joy, its
beauty and its achievements, or it can be filled with pettiness."
A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.
Orison Swett Marden
Life and Struggles
Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.
The Internet will help achieve "friction free capitalism" by putting buyer and seller in direct contact and providing more information to both about each other.
Bill Gates Progress
"As I grew older, I thought about the things that I have achieved.
To my surprise, I haven't accomplished a lot."
Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
"Every single time that something goes well for you, even
the tiniest little achievement, be pleased with yourself."
Rebecca Turner, The Stress Cure
You have to change your thoughts not just one time, you have
to make it a habit to think positive - to think achievement - to think cash
- to think health.
Mary Reis, Positive Thinking
Quotes about Change