Inspirational Quotes Page
“Never quit. The end result is not what’s important, it’s the journey that makes the man who he is and what he can become.”
"Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do.
Attitude determines how well you do it."
"Do something every day that you don't want to do; this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain."
-Mark Twain US humorist, novelist, short story author, & wit (1835 - 1910)
"Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today. "
-Lord Chesterfield (1694 - 1773)
" Success is like baseball; you can fail more than you succeed and still make it in the hall of fame."
-Bruce A. Rodgers
"The world belongs to the energetic."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson US essayist & poet (1803 - 1882)
"If I had my life to live over. I'd dare to make more mistakes next time."
“Stay hungry, stay foolish”
-Fortune article on Steve Jobs 9/05
" To begin a journey one must have courage; to finish a journey one must have perseverance."
- Alex Sung
" True winners are made when nobody is watching."
"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give."
-Sir Winston Churchill British politician (1874 - 1965)
“The only thing fear will get you is mediocrity or failure. To be successful both must be completely unacceptable.”
" If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough."
"The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going. "
-Ralph Waldo Emereson
“It’s better to lose a hard fought battle, than to avoid a battle because it is too hard to fight.”
" When you walk off the floor with no regrets is when you know you've won. You don't need a trophy or ribbon to tell you that."
“No one ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him; it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.”
-Charles Kendall Adams
"The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time."
- Henry Ford
"There are no shortcuts to any place worth going."
"Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a
while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the
time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing. "
- Vince Lombardi
‘Set your goals high, and don't stop till you get there"
"What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals."
“Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable, and remove yourself from the unacceptable.”
"If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad. "
“Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.”