Keep a little fire burning; however small, however hidden.
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
The best way out is always through.
I have stood on a mountain of no’s for one yes.
If people are doubting how far you can go, go so far that you can’t hear them anymore.
Don’t bunt. Aim out of the ballpark. Aim for the company of immortals.
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.
Show up, show up, show up, and after a while the muse shows up, too.
Only the paranoid survive.
Don’t settle for average. Bring your best to the moment. Then, whether it fails or succeeds, at least you know you gave all you had.
The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. – Arthur Ashe
“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” –Anonymous
“The only person you should try to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.”
– Matty Mullens
“Leaders Are Never Satisfied; They Continually Strive To Be Better.”
“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Kurt Cobain
Don’t try to be perfect. Just try to be better than you were yesterday. – Unknown
“I find that when you have a real interest in life and a curious life, that sleep is not the most important thing.” –Martha Stewart
“If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.”
– Mario Andretti
“Leaders Are Innovative, Entrepreneurial, And Future-Oriented. They Focus On Getting The Job Done.”
“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi
Success is what happens after you have survived all of your disappointments. – Unknown
“Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” –Les Brown
“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.”
– Margaret Thatcher
“Entrepreneurial Leadership Requires The Ability To Move Quickly When Opportunity Presents Itself.”
“I now tried a new hypothesis: It was possible that I was more in charge of my happiness than I was allowing myself to be.” – Michelle Obama
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. — Confucius
“The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” –Vidal Sassoon
“Always remember that you are absolutely unique; just like everyone else.”
– Margaret Mead
“Leadership Is More Who You Are Than What You Do.”
“You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer
Results happen over time, not overnight. Work hard, stay consistent, and be patient. – Unknown
“We become what we think about most of the time, and that’s the strangest secret.” –Earl Nightingale
“Every now and then it’s good to stop climbing and appreciate the view from right where you are.”
– Lori Deschene
“Respect Is The Key Determinant Of High-Performance Leadership. How Much People Respect You Determines How Well They Perform.”
“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” – Shonda Rhimes
Never stop trying. Never stop believing. Never give up. Your day will come. – Unknown
If you can count your money, work harder.
“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing–that’s why we recommend it daily.” –Zig Ziglar
“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
– Lolly Daskal
“The Three ‘C’s’ Of Leadership Are Consideration, Caring, And Courtesy. Be Polite To Everyone.”
“Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.” – Theodore Roosevelt
The best way to gain self-confidence is to do what you are afraid to do. – Swati Sharma
Doing what is comfortable is rarely profitable.
“Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.” –Pablo Picasso
“I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.”
– Leonardo da Vinci
“Leaders Concentrate Single-Mindedly On One Thing– The Most Important Thing, And They Stay At It Until It’s Complete.”
“If you believe it’ll work out, you’ll see opportunities. If you don’t believe it’ll work out, you’ll see obstacles.” – Wayne Dyer
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you’ll find a way to get it. – Jim Rohn
You can’t get rich thinking poor.
“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear–not absence of fear.” –Mark Twain
“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.”
– Laird Hamilton
“The True Test Of Leadership Is How Well You Function In A Crisis.”
“The hard days are what make you stronger.” – Aly Raisman
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. – Norman Vincent Peale
When you have a Million Dollar vision, don’t surround yourself with 1 cent minds.
“You may only succeed if you desire succeeding; you may only fail if you do not mind failing.” –Philippos
“If you don’t value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents- start charging for it.”
– Kim Garst
“Leaders Are Anticipatory Thinkers. They Consider All Consequences Of Their Behaviors Before They Act.”
“It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it.” – Lou Holtz
You will never always be motivated. You have to learn to be disciplined.
I create new enemies every day, it’s called business.
“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” –Michael John Bobak
“Why should you continue going after your dreams? Because seeing the look on the faces of the people who said you couldn’t… will be priceless.”
– Kevin Ngo
“Superior Leaders Are Willing To Admit A Mistake And Cut Their Losses. Be Willing To Admit That You’ve Changed Your Mind. Don’t Persist When The Original Decision Turns Out To Be A Poor One.”
“Leaders can let you fail and yet not let you be a failure.” – Stanley McChrystal
Be so good they can’t ignore you. – Steve Martin
Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you.
Formal education will make you a living. Self-education will make you a fortune.
“If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.” –Thomas J. Watson
“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.”
– John Wooden
“Practice Golden Rule Management In Everything You Do. Manage Others The Way You Would Like To Be Managed.”
“Very often, a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.’ – A.C. Benson
The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it. – J.M. Barrie
Motivation comes from working on things we care about.
Work until your idols become your rivals.
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.” –Robert Collier
“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”
– John Wooden
“Leaders Never Use The Word Failure. They Look Upon Setbacks As Learning Experiences.”
“If you hire people just because they can do a job, they’ll work for your money. But if you hire people who believe what you believe, they’ll work for you with blood and sweat and tears.” – Simon Sinek
You don’t want to look back and know you could have done better.
A champion is defined not by their wins but by how they can recover when they fall.
Don’t limit your challenges, challenge your limits.
“The starting point of all achievement is desire.” –Napoleon Hill
“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.”
– John D. Rockefeller