A Collection of Qoutes and Encouragements
"To live the lives we truly want and deserve, and not just the lives we settle for, we need a Third Metric," she says, "a third measure of success that goes beyond the two metrics of money and power, and consists of four pillars: well-being, wisdom, wonder, and giving."
"Success is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming,"
"Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it."
"Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm."
“Success’ children have no pedigree. It does not matter where you came from or who you are. All that is needed is a burning desire to serve and empower people. All are welcome at the table."
“The most pathetic person in the world is some one who has sight but no vision.”
“Make your vision so clear that your fears become irrelevant.”
“Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.”
“In order to carry a positive action, we must develop here a positive vision.”
“There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”
“Passion is the genesis of genius.”
“The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.”
“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.”
“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”
“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand."
“Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."
“We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort."
“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."
“Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people's criticisms, carry out your plan."
Paul J. Meyer