If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it. If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place.— Nora Roberts
Instructive Hard Work Motivational quotations
People sometimes attribute my success to my genius;
all the genius I know anything about is hard work.
If I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.
Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives.
I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.
Don’t join an easy crowd; you won’t grow. Go where the expectations and the demands to perform are high.
Working hard for something we don't care about is called stress;
working hard for somthing we love is called passion.
I learned from a very young age that no one owes you anything and nobody's gonna give you a damn thing. But you can have anything you want, if you work hard enough for it.
Dreams can come true, but there is a secret.
They're realized through the magic of persistence, determination, commitment, passion, practice, focus and hard work. They happen a step at a time, manifested over years, not weeks.
If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of opportunities, and never give up, you will find a way.. Follow your Dreams.
Work hard in silence, let success be your noise.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it.
People make a big mistake when they say, 'I need to be motivated.
' You motivate yourself. I might inspire somebody, but that person has to be motivated within themselves first. Look inside yourself, believe in yourself, put in the hard work, and your dreams will unfold.
...The final secret is that there is no secret. Devote yourself to your leader. Work hard. Be grateful. Act boldly. Some may deride such suggestions as commonplace, and they'd be right: They are common. But to see them successfully enacted in this world is rare indeed.
I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success.
One of the most important principles of success is developing the habit of going the extra mile.
Good things come to those who hustle
The obvious goals were there- State Champion, NCAA Champion, Olympic Champion.
To get there I had to set an everyday goal which was to push myself to exhaustion or, in other words, to work so hard in practice that someone would have to carry me off the mat.
Work hard at your job and you can make a living. Work hard on yourself and you can make a fortune.
Don't be afraid of hard work. Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Don't let others discourage you or tell you that you can't do it. In my day I was told women didn't go into chemistry. I saw no reason why we couldn't.
Don't be afraid to be ambitious about your goals. Hard work never stops. Neither should your dreams.
You can either tell yourself, 'It's too hard, I don't think I'll be able to do it,' or 'Yes, I can do this. Let me at it!' Only a fine line separates the two. But I'll tell you one thing: if you work like crazy, you'll come to display capabilities that you never knew you had--potentials that you always possessed, but never tapped.
Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.
Everything is hard before it is easy.
Good things come to those who wait.
You don't win by being good. You win with hard work and sacrifice. Without that, skill is just potential.
The harder I work the more I live.
Losing is a learning experience. It teaches you humility. It teaches you to work harder. It's also a powerful motivator.
It's very hard in the beginning to understand that the whole idea is not to beat the other runners. Eventually you learn that the competition is against the little voice inside you that wants you to quit.
...talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.
Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.
Hard work is not punishment. Hard work is the price of admission for the opportunity to reach sustained excellence
If you put in the work, put in the time, put in the effort, you're going to reap the benefits.
Working hard becomes a habit, a serious kind of fun.
You get self-satisfaction from pushing your self to the limit, knowing that all the effort is going to pay off.