Celebrate what you've accomplished, but raise the bar a little higher each time you succeed.— Mia Hamm
Blissful Raising The Bar quotations
The purpose of fear is to raise your awareness, not to stop your progress.
Average leaders raise the bar on themselves;
good leaders raise the bar for others; great leaders inspire others to raise their own bar.
James Cameron doesn't do what James Cameron does for James Cameron.
James Cameron does what James Cameron does because James Cameron is... James Cameron.
Don't let negative and toxic people rent space in your head. Raise the rent and kick them out!
I love the 3D revolution. I love the technology today that continues to push the envelope, continues break the new ground, and continues to raise the bar.
There's weight on me to raise the bar, to carry on that legacy.
But that's what drives me. Making sure that no one ever forgets who the Wallendas are.
Once in a rare while, somebody comes along who doesn't just raise the bar, they create an entirely new standard of measurement.
If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money.
If you're unwilling to leave someplace you've outgrown, you will never reach your full potential. To be the best, you have to constantly be challenging yourself, raising the bar, pushing the limits of what you can do. Don't stand still, leap forward.
I put so much pressure on myself to raise the bar with each and every project.
I treat it like every film is my last, and I make sure I pour everything I have into every film I make because if I'm not trying to improve, someone else will.
I want to say to anyone who works in a drone workplace, raise the bar! There's no reason why you have to dress to the lowest common denominator.
Nobody raises his reputation by lowering others.
I don't think we have any choice. I think we have an obligation to change the rules, to raise the bar, to play a different game, and to play it better than anyone has any right to believe is possible.
Start early and begin raising the bar throughout the day.
Nintendo DS is not standing still. As a tenth serious competitor decides to make a run at Game Boy, DS raises the bar on portable gaming, before they even get started.
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing the monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
We only get what we believe that we deserve.
Raise the bar, raise your standards and you will receive a better outcome.
I think that, back in the day, there used to be a lot of horror films that kind of had a checklist of what went into making the 'perfect horror film', and I think now people are raising the bar in the industry, as far as the types of horror films that are being made.
If you raise the bar and offer your best to others then you deserve the same or better. Sometimes you have to divorce people who add no value to your life because they have nothing to offer but drama.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Heath Ledger's performance in 'The Dark Knight' quite simply changed the game.
He raised the bar not just for actors in superhero films, but young actors everywhere; for me. His performance was dark, anarchic, dizzying, free, and totally, thrillingly, dangerous.
You can raise the bar or you can wait for others to raise it, but it's getting raised regardless.
I'm always inspired by people who raise the bar, whether in their field of work, parenthood, or giving back.
Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.
Sebastian [ Vettel] can also learn to be more laid-back.
It's never too late to learn. He's got some way to go. He's young and will turn out well. I'm not worried about that. He'll raise the bar ever higher.
If you don't raise the bar, how will you ever know your potential?
I can't raise the bar of others if I haven't raised the bar for myself.
The man who has millions will want everything he can lay his hands on and then raise his voice against the poor devil who wants ten cents more a day.
Give yourself another chance to make your dream a reality.
Don't allow a delay to become a denial. Raise the bar on yourself, increase your determination, and explode your drive. You will fail your way to success. Everything you experience can be used to grow through...not just to go through. Make your dream happen! You deserve!
Only the mediocre die always at their best.
Real leaders are always improving - and raising their bar on how superbly they can perform and how quickly they can move.
Set your business plan to win; raise the bar or you're not going to be prepared. You need to think that what you're doing will make you $100 million.
Cowboys ain't made by boots or hats. They're made by the man inside em that still respects his raising.
In today's global economy, however, it is important to raise the bar of excellence even higher. Today's students must be prepared to compete effectively on an international level.
Over the years, TV has gotten so much better, especially with the advent of cable. The bar has been raised. I think HBO really set the standard with The Sopranos, and then on mainstream TV, shows like Lost broke amazing ground.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer showed the whole world, and an entire sprawling industry, that writing monsters and demons and end-of-the-world is not hack-work, it can challenge the best. Joss Whedon raised the bar for every writer - not just genre or niche writers, but every single one of us.
Love is the answer, but while you are waiting for the answer sex raises some pretty good questions.
The quality of an idea does not depend on its altitude in the organization.
..An idea can be from any source. So we will search the globe for ideas. We will share what we know with others to get what they know. We have a constant quest to raise the bar, and we get there by constantly talking to others.
A strong accountability system needs to broaden, not narrow, the curriculum.
That cannot happen if you only have accountability without adequate school funding. Until Tallahassee understands the need to raise the bar as well as the financial investment, Florida will continue to celebrate mediocrity at the expense of true achievement.
Don't raise the bar and narrow the gap, but narrow the gap to raise the bar.
You have to raise the bar. Give yourself a challenge. Ask yourself, 'How can one make the impossible materialise?'
Be certain that you easily clear the minimum standards for service as a missionary and that you are continually raising the bar.
Idea is to constantly raise the bar, push the boundaries.
Fitness is ultimately a journey, not a destination.
The secret to living a full life with no regrets and to staying young is to figure out what you believe in and fight for it. If you lose, don't give up. If you win, raise the bar, and then rare back and do something else. And remember that, with the accumulation of years, our responsibilities to the future grow greater, not less.
Rising inequality hasn't really accomplished anything of value for its ostensible beneficiaries, the top one percent. They've all built bigger mansions and staged more lavish parties. But in so doing, they've simply raised the bar that defines what's considered adequate in these categories.