If you endeavor to achieve, it will happen given enough resolve. It may not be immediate, and often your greater dreams are something you will not achieve within your own lifetime. The effort you put forth to anything transcends yourself, for there is no futility even in death.— Monty Oum
Strong Lifetime Achievement quotations
Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.
When you achieve one dream, dream another.
Getting what you want is only a problem if you have nowhere to go next. Dreaming is a lifetime occupation.
Achievement is largely the product of steadily raising one's level of aspiration and expectation.
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself.
Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in ten years.
I've always believed that I could do whatever I set my mind to do.
What cannot be achieved in one lifetime will happen when one lifetime is joined to another.
The pain will leave once it has finished teaching you.
It's not what you achieve in life, but who you become as a person due to those achievements.
George Clooney married Amal Alamuddin this year.
Amal is a human rights lawyer who worked on the Enron case, was an advisor to Kofi Annan regarding Syria, and was selected for a three-person commission investigating rules of war violation in the Gaza Strip. So tonight, her husband is getting a lifetime achievement award.
I totally enjoy what I'm doing and bringing joy into people's lives.
To me, and if I can bring one second of joy into a child or a grown-up's life, then I have achieved my lifetime ambition.
You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth having.
The greatest achievement is to outperform yourself.
What if you are just one bend in the road away from achieving your God-ordained purpose? If you give up on your faith now, could you live with knowing that your chance of a lifetime was only one act of faith away?
It feels like a rash. It suddenly seems like I've got a contagion of diseases, I mean awards. But it's nice, it's a nice feeling. It's so weird, because I'm only 46. A lifetime Achievement award... it feels like 'I'm not over yet'. I hope they're not trying to say it's time to stop. I'm only just getting the gist of it.
A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arrogant.
In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write?
The wise person doesn't ask, "What have I achieved?" but rather, "What have I contributed?"
It's crucial that I kind of keep up, without drifting into the backslapping land of cliche and lifetime achievement awards.
Embarrassment lasts a moment, regrets last a lifetime.
Only by strict specialization can the scientific worker become fully conscious, for once and perhaps never again in his lifetime, that he has achieved something that will endure. A really definitive and good accomplishment is today always a specialized act.
Receiving both the Coretta Scott King - Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award suggests I have succeeded, at least in terms of my own goals, in my intent to make art that moves children.
I have one piece of advice for those of you who want to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award: Start early!
You get in life what you habe the courage to ask for.
The things you get fired for when you’re young are the same things that you get lifetime achievement awards for when you’re old.
I sometimes wonder how many of these lifetime achievement awards you can accept before you have to do the decent thing and die.
If a man, in a lifetime of 50 years, can point to six songs that are immediately identifiable, he has achieved something. Irving Berlin can sing 60 that are immediately identifiable. Somebody once said you couldn't have a holiday without his permission.
Just because you took longer than others, doesn't mean you failed. Remember that.
Following an anti-inflammato ry diet can help counteract the chronic inflammation that is a root cause of many serious diseases, including those that become more frequent as people age. It is a way of selecting and preparing foods based on science that can help people achieve and maintain optimum health over their lifetime.
People are realizing that being gay is just as defining as the color of our skin and it's not a choice. I'm really encouraged. I think in my lifetime we will achieve equality. I'm honored to be a part of it.
I'm not in the Lifetime Achievement area yet-I'm still battling it out in the trenches.
The greatest please in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
Nothing that is worth doing can be achieved in our lifetime;
Therefore, we must be saved by hope.Nothing which is true, or beautiful, or good, makes complete sense in any immediate context of history;Therefore, we must be saved by faith.Nothing we do, however virtuous, could be accomplished alone;Therefore, we must be saved by love.No virtuous act is quite as virtuous from the standpoint of our friend or foe as it is from our own standpoint;Therefore, we must be saved by the final form of love, which is forgiveness.
Only by strict specialization can the scientific worker become fully conscious, for once and perhaps never again in his lifetime, that he has achieved something that will endure. A really definitive and good accomplishment is today always a specialized ac
I'm not quite sure what the greatest achievement in a lifetime may be, but I am sure up there at the top of the list somewhere is to give pleasure to others.
Set a goal so big that you can't achieve it until you grow into the person who can.
'The Cut' is going to give someone the opportunity of a lifetime and help that person achieve his or her dreams.
Nothing that is worth doing can be achieved in a lifetime; therefore we must be saved by hope.
You know you're old when you get a lifetime achievement award.
It's a message you've been around too long.
The only way you see results is if you stay consistent.
To play Swedish folk music is a lifetime achievement, but I'm well on my way.
On a personal level, I would like my loved ones to know that I have always done the best that I could to demonstrate my love, and worked hard to provide them with a sense of security. On a more global level, I would like to see that my efforts, whether with the Beach Boys or as an individual, achieve as much benefit to humanity as possible during my lifetime. Peace and love!
The Country Music Awards were held Wednesday night at Universal City.
The best country songs are always about drinking and guns and love gone wrong. Next year they're giving Robert Blake the Lifetime Achievement Award.
I'm 62 years old. Am I old enough to win a lifetime achievement award? Yes, I am. Thank you very much.
I don't think it's good to achieve too much at too early an age.
What else can the future give you if you've already got all that your imagination has dreamt up for you? A writer is only discovered once in a lifetime, and if it happens very early the impossibility of matching that moment again can have a somewhat corrosive effect on his personality and indeed on the work itself.