You'll achieve far more personal satisfaction trying to impress yourself than
you will trying to impress someone else.
Kory Livingstone, Quiet Determination
Why do you want to achieve your goals? The answer to that question
has power. It's what motivates you.
Michael S. Dobson. Goal Setting
Small daily efforts multiply into weeks, months and years of effort.
Change takes time but does happen over the course of time.
Kathy Henn, Daily Inspiration
Motivation can be found in many different ways, if you can focus
on your determination to overcome the odds, rather than how
easy it is to quit...
Dr. Phillip Terrance, Tips & Tricks To Increasing Motivation
Remember - our experience is not what happened to us but how we react
to that happening.
Rajneesh Chaturvedi, Taming Mind
Nothing or nobody can make you feel something you don't think.
Your thinking, and only your thinking, creates your feelings.
Garret Kramer, The Path of No Resistance
Don't waste time bathing in the negative experience.
Spin your energy and focus your attention on moving on.
Take the lesson from the hardship, and use it in the future.
If you want to truly improve your life and have the natural motivation
you see other people enjoy, you really have little choice;
but to start making some type of changes.
Start attacking the things that zap your motivation.
Dr. Phillip Terrance, Tips & Tricks To Increasing Motivation
If you ever need to find motivation to accomplish something,
try telling a few people what you are planning to do.
Aaron P. Taylor, Be Thankful
When the times are not right, understand that life is testing your levels
of patience, tolerance and perseverance.
Amit Ahlawat, How to build a never-say-die attitude
The most daring thing is to be yourself and to do exactly what
you want to do at that point in time and not to be worried with
what other people are doing or what's popular.
Talk to yourself like talking to a friend; encourage yourself,
praise yourself and always remind yourself that you are powerful enough to overcome all the challenges that you will encounter in the future.
Matt Morris, CPCC, Positive Thinking
Words of Encouragement
The truth is, you can change what you believe. You change your
beliefs all the time in response to new information and experiences.
Mali Apple, The Soulmate Experience
Morning positive thoughts will motivate you, inspire you and give you a
sense of peace as you start your day.
Sumit Gautam, Ways to start your day positively
If you want to get motivated, then read motivational and inspirational
quotes from successful people.
Even if you do this 2-3 minutes every morning, it will have a
great impact on your peace of mind, happiness, positive attitude
for the rest of the day.
Andrian Teodoro, The Power of Positive Life
Your motivations are your own. You must master them if you want
to do great work.
Don't judge yourself by other's standards, develop your own.
Don't get caught in the trap of changing yourself to fit the world.
The world has to change to fit you.
Whether your day was full of progress or crushing setbacks,
optimism is the choice to value experiences and continue believing
better will come.
Zander Tsadwa, 13 Months of Sunshine
...all lasting education is self-motivated. We cannot compel a
person to learn anything. Children who are forced to learn
undesired information will allow it to slip from their memory,
if they ever learned it at all.
Connor Boyack, Passion-Driven Education
By cheering up someone else, you actually minimize and lighten
some of your own burdens. You'll feel a lot better when you share your
happiness with someone else.
Most humans sit around, waiting to be inspired. The reality is, there
is a whole domain out there filled with countless things that may
motivate you to be awesome.
Dr. Silva Green, Future Proof Your Career
Motivational Quotes About Life
The better you understand yourself—your unconscious motivations, what gets you up and what gets you down, what makes you tick, and how you best interact with others—the better off you’ll be at understanding other people and getting them to do things for you.
Dave Kerpen , The art of people - the 11 simple skills that will get you everything you want.
Motivational Quotes For Students
If you find that you have very little time to engage in creating your own
destiny, or self-development, or for spending with your family and friends,
or for dedicating a portion to help others in need, then you may wish
to revisit your priorities in life.
Robert Rivers, Happiness Is Possible
"If you set your goals, you are setting expectations for yourself.
Improving, learning, and encouraging your own self.
Rather than staying where you are, your goals are the encouragement,
the motivation, and the sense of purpose that will propel you to success!
"The embarrassment of admitting you haven't been sticking to
your goals is often enough to motivate you to continue."
Richard D. Rawlings, End Bad Habits
Quote of The Day
The secret to beating procrastination is that we need
to keep motivated. Every day we must motivate ourselves
because when we are motivated we have energy.
Priyanka Tripathi, Practice like a champion
... importance is still a key variable in where we focus our effort,
but it's kept in check by another factor: interest...
It doesn't matter if you're the most disciplined person on earth.
If you're not enjoying life and doing things that are interesting to you,
you will become bored, disengaged and unhappy.
Alykhan Gulamali, The Effort Matrix
You can get smiles and cheer and continued youth simply by sticking to your own craft and running your own pilot wheel with 'Your Best' as the place of port.
Wallace D. Wattles, The Prosperity Bible.
"...there are those people who only live. These people have mundane
lives that lack excitement or motivation."
Ryanne Knight, Success
Another advantage of setting long-term goals is that they distract
you from the short-term and keep you motivated in the midst of setbacks.
Rand Bennett, Retire Early
Listening to someone talk about the toughest parts of his or her life
triggers an internal barometer of truth in us, a part of the soul that
resonates only with genuineness.
Keith Ablow, Living the Truth
Take some moments to give to others this next week.
Take the focus off yourself and why people are not doing things for you.
Kathy Henn, Daily Inspiration
To be fair, anxiety does serve a positive purpose in our lives.
It can be motivating, helping us maintain peak performance.
Tanya J Peterson, The Mindfulness Workbook for Anxiety
... habits can be built from scratch, replaced, tweaked, or dumped... you
can shape your automated behaviours the way you want.
Joanna Jast, Hack Your Habits
Each time, especially on a daily basis, that you read an inspirational story,
or several quotes or a motivational article that talks about overcoming
stumbling blocks or overcoming obstacles in one's life the more
your subconscious assimilates the meaning.
Catherine Pulsifer, Thinking Positive
Working in an area that is your passion, or more trying to make your
passion your work, inspirational quotes can help you keep going when
you feel you might quit.
Together, self-awareness and a positive relation to yourself create
a powerful force, a combination I call compassionate self-awareness.
Blended properly, they are like Miracle-Gro for the soul.
Leslie Becker-Phelps, Insecure in Love
Having goals means you have a dream and something you want to
work toward, and something that you deem valuable.
... our tendency to disengage from tedious activities isn't a bug in
our mental makeup, it's a feature. It's our body's way of telling us
that we were designed do better things. To keep exploring and learning.
Daniel M. Cable, Alive at Work
True understanding of what the ego is will immediately begin to dissolve it then we can see it is no longer an enemy to be defeated, but simply the animalistic part of ourselves that allowed us to survive up until this point.
Helen Hamilton, Dissolving The Ego
Whatever your age, whatever your game, you can learn how to use
your mind more constructively.
You can learn how to stay focused. You can learn to deal with adversity.
Stay motivated during difficult times.
Gary Mack, Mind Gym
I have found, however, that pessimism is escapable.
Pessimists can in fact learn to be optimists, and not through mindless
devices like whistling a happy tune or mouthing platitudes... but by
learning a new set of cognitive skills.
Martin E.P. Seligman, Learned Optimism
Now keep looking, bringing open-hearted awareness to your yearning, and you may gradually begin to see for yourself which things actually cultivate the happiness you seek.
Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, In Love With The World
Lack of motivation doesn’t elude anyone. Some people just seem to have more than others.
Creed Mcgregor, Weight Loss Motivation
Regain your self-respect and control by repeating affirmations to yourself daily to reprogram your subconscious mind and learn to be comfortable with who you are and accept yourself.
Being proactive means that, instead of merely reacting to things
that occur around you, you consciously take action and engineer
your own events.
Peter van Geest, New Job
Doing a little bit every day has a greater impact than doing a lot on one day.
How much greater? Profoundly so, because a little bit every day is enough
to grow into a lifelong foundational habit, and those are a big deal, as you'll see.
Stephen Guise, Mini Habits
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