If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined...— Henry David Thoreau
Delicious Motivational Goal quotations
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal;
you do not change your decision to get there.
The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
You don't have to be a hero to accomplish great things---to compete. You can just be an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal
If you can dream it, you can do it. Your limits are all within yourself.
Passion is a huge prerequisite to winning.
It makes you willing to jump through hoops, go through all the ups and downs and everything in between to reach your goal.
A great goal in life is the only fortune worth finding.
Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.
Live each day as you would climb a mountain.
An occasional glance toward the summit keeps the goal in mind, but many beautiful scenes are to be observed from each new vantage point. So climb slowly, enjoying each passing moment; and then the view from the summit will serve a more rewarding climax for your journey.
Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.
You have to believe in the long term plan you have but you need the short term goals to motivate and inspire you.
Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration,and inspiration.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's the determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal -- a commitment to excellence -- that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts.
It's about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve it, especially when the stakes are high and the consequences really matter. It is about laying the groundwork for others' success, and then standing back and letting them shine.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
The only thing keeping you from what you want is your story about why you can't have it.
If you do not know where you are going, every road will get you nowhere
If you don't know where you are currently standing, you're dead.
If you want to reach your goals and dreams, you cannot do it without discipline
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.
Goals aren't enough. You need goals plus deadlines: goals big enough to get excited about and deadline to make you run. One isn't much good without the other, but together they can be tremendous.
Don't be afraid to be ambitious about your goals. Hard work never stops. Neither should your dreams.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
Obstacles are what you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it. No destructive lies. No ridiculous fears. No debilitating anger.
Courage is the ability to go from failure to failure with enthusiasm.
Goals live on the other side of obstacles and challenges.
Be relentless in pursuit of those goals, especially in the face of obstacles. Along the way, make no excuses and place no blame.
Don't set your goals too low. If you don't need much, you won't become much.
Each of us has a fire in our hearts for something. It's our goal in life to find it and keep it.
The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals.
The only reason we don’t have what we want in life is the reasons we create why we can’t have them.
Stop waiting for others to tell you what you can do.
Start putting faith into your own strengths and talents. Instead of questioning whether you can reach your goals, move forward with conviction and confidence.