To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Unforgettable Greatest Accomplishment quotations
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.
The greatest accomplishment of a bartender lies in his ability to exactly suit his customer. . .
I consider my greatest accomplishment to be lifelong celibacy.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
Something in human nature causes us to start slacking off at our moment of greatest accomplishment. As you become successful, you will need a great deal of self-discipline not to lose your sense of balance, humility and commitment.
Your greatest accomplishment may not be something you do but someone you raise.
The joy of accomplishment is the greatest joy there is.
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself.
Some of the world's greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible.
The greatest feeling of accomplishment for me is the fact that I was an athlete who was somewhat disabled.
It's the lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believe in myself. He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life. I figured that if I said it enough, I would convince the world that I really was the greatest.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
One of the greatest resources people cannot mobilize themselves is that they try to accomplish great things. Most worthwhile achievements are the result of many little things done in a single direction.
Your greatest need is not a spouse. Your greatest need is to be delivered from the wrath of God - and that has already been accomplished for you through the death and resurrection of Christ. So why doubt that God will provide a much, much lesser need? Trust His sovereignty, trust His wisdom, trust His love.
For the division of labor demands from the individual an ever more one-sided accomplishment, and the greatest advance in a one-sided pursuit only too frequently means dearth to the personality of the individual.
Ho who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
The greatest triumphs of propoganda have been accomplished, not by doing something, but by refraining from doing. Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth.
One of the greatest accomplishments in this world would be that of lifting human hearts. Blessed are they who are kind and considerate of the feelings of other people.
The greatest enemy of progress is your last success, you could become so proud of what you've already accomplished that you stop moving ahead to what you can still accomplish
To be yourself in a world that in constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Jesus defeated satan in Gethsemane on the cross, not by directly confronting the devil, but by fulfilling the destiny to which He had been called. The greatest battle that was ever won was accomplished by the apparent death of the victor, without even a word of rebuke to His adversary!
The greatest achievement is to outperform yourself.
A friend of mine said something powerful at his grandfather's funeral.
He said that the greatest lesson from his grandfather's life was that he died empty, because he accomplished everything he wanted, with no regrets. I think that, along with leaving a legacy, would be the greatest sign of success.
Our greatest glory is not in never failling but in rising every time we fall.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
A sense of the unknown has always lured mankind and the greatest of the unknowns of today is outer space. The terrors, the joys and the sense of accomplishment are epitomized in the space program.
I consider it one of the greatest accomplishments of my life that I have learned to sing.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
If you ask me a question like what is your greatest accomplishment, it should be what I’m about to do
It is said that if Noah's ark had to be built by a company;
they would not have laid the keel yet; and it may be so. What is many men's business is nobody's business. The greatest things are accomplished by individual men.
I think J.S. Bach's music stands among humankind's greatest accomplishments. For me, Bach's music is not only as good as music gets, but also as good as it gets, period -- as good as existence, reality, life and the world.
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.
Human life without death would be something other than human;
consciousness of mortality gives rise to out deepest longings and greatest accomplishments.
The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you.
Living for God's glory is the greatest achievement we can accomplish with our lives.
It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy.
The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish.
The evil effect of science upon men is principally this, that by far the greatest number of those who wish to display a knowledge of it accomplish no improvement at all of the understanding, but only a perversity of it, not to mention that it serves most of them as a tool of vanity.
The greatest please in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
My greatest accomplishment is receiving my role on "The Guiding Light".
Supreme egotism and utter seriousness are necessary for the greatest accomplishment, and these the Irish find hard to sustain; at some point, the instinct to see life in a comic light becomes irresistible, and ambition falls before it
It is through accomplishment that man makes his contribution and contribution is life's greatest reward.
Love is not easy. All great religions postulate love as one of the greatest accomplishments. If it were that easy, or as easy as most people think, certainly, the great religious leaders would have been rather naive.
I think as a human being, if you can do something to impact someone's life, that's about the greatest accomplishment you can have.