The most reliable way to predict the future is to create it.— Abraham Lincoln
Helpful Career Motivation quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
To learn anything other than the stuff you find in books, you need to be able to experiment, to make mistakes, to accept feedback, and to try again. It doesn't matter whether you are learning to ride a bike or starting a new career, the cycle of experiment, feedback, and new experiment is always there.
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
Obstacles are what you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
The harder I work the more I live.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
I'm not telling you it is going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.
In your career you have a lot of good moments and bad ones.
The important thing is to have enough motivation to keep working all the days with humility and trying to be a better player than before. I am going to try to continue doing this.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
If you haven't found it yet, keep looking.
Enter every activity without giving mental recognition to the possibility of defeat.
Be so good they can't ignore you.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
Whatever you choose, however many roads you travel, I hope that you choose not to be a lady. I hope you will find some way to break the rules and make a little trouble out there. And I also hope that you will choose to make some of that trouble on behalf of women.
Careers, like rockets, don't always take off on schedule. The key is to keep working the engines.
Either I will find a way, or I will make one.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
I enjoyed every bit of my swimming career.
I think that's the most important advice - to enjoy what you do
Doing something for yourself like running, and using it to test yourself, will only make you feel better about your career or your family role.
There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
The hardest walk is walking alone, but it's also the walk that makes you the strongest.
Concentrate on your strengths, instead of your weaknesses.
.. on your powers, instead of your problems.
Growth and comfort do not coexist.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
Choose a career you love and you will never have to go to work.
The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else.
I found every single successful person I've ever spoken to had a turning point.
The turning point was when they made a clear, specific unequivocal decision that they were going to achieve success. Some people make that decision at 15 and some people make it at 50, and most people never make it at all.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.
The difference between a job and a career is the difference between forty and sixty hours a week.
Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
As a student of the game, it is a dream come true to align myself with a brand that has a rich history in sports. Like most kids, I grew up idolizing Michael Jordan and continue to work relentlessly to reach his iconic status on the court. I'm truly motivated to take my career to the next level as a member of Team Jordan.
Think not of yourself as the architect of your career but as the sculptor.
Expect to have to do a lot of hard hammering and chiselingand scraping and polishing.
Remember: Jobs are owned by the company; you own your # career !
Don't just let your career happen to you.
You need to be strategic about how you define your leadership journey and where that takes you.
The worst days of those who enjoy what they do are better than the best days of those who don't.