Worrying gets you nowhere. If you turn up worrying about how you're going to perform, you've already lost. Train hard, turn up, run your best and the rest will take care of itself.— Usain Bolt
Interesting Motivating quotations
Sometimes people put up walls, not to keep others out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.
Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
No real change in history has ever been achieved by discussions.
Watch your thoughts, they become words.
Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habit.
The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow.
Do good anyway. Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway. For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway.
Believe in yourself and all that you are.
Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.
Happiness doesn't depend on what we have, but it does depend on how we feel toward what we have. We can be happy with little and miserable with much.
Rules for Happiness: something to do, someone to love, something to hope for.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
I had to make my own living and my own opportunity.
But I made it! Don't sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.
Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives - choice, not chance, determines your destiny.
Good, Better, Best. Never let it rest. Until your Good is Better, and your Better is your Best.
Do not compare yourself to others. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal;
you do not change your decision to get there.
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated.
Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.
Every day People straighten up the hair, why not the heart?
Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.
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.
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
you must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Just when you think you know the answers, I change the questions.
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
If you can't figure out your purpose, figure out your passion.
For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.
If life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade.
And try to find somebody who's life gives them vodka, and have a party.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I'll rise!
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
There is no pressure when you are making a dream come true.
We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action.
There comes a point when you either embrace who and what you are, or condemn yourself to be miserable all your days. Other people will try to make you miserable; don't help them by doing the job yourself.
People sometimes attribute my success to my genius;
all the genius I know anything about is hard work.