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Motivational Achievement Quotes

May these quotes about Achievement inspire and motivate you.

There is no short cut to achievement.
Life requires thorough preparation -
veneer isn't worth anything.
- George Washington Carver

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Achievement seems to be connected with action.
Successful men and women keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

The starting point of all achievement is desire.
- Napoleon Hill

Satisfaction does not come with achievement, but with effort.
Full effort is full victory.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi


 

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement
and the thrill of creative effort.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.
Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
- Helen Keller

If you fear making anyone mad,
then you ultimately probe for
the lowest common denominator of human achievement.
- Jimmy Carter


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This overcoming of all the usual barriers
between the individual and the Absolute
is the great mystic achievement.
In mystic states we both become one with the Absolute
and we become aware of our oneness.
This is the everlasting and triumphant mystical tradition,
hardly altered by differences of clime or creed.
- William James

True independence is not a gift to be received.
It can't be a hand-out to people.
It must be an achievement by the people.
- Jimmy Yen

Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice,
and is never the result of selfishness.
- Napoleon Hill

Let freedom reign. The sun never set
on so glorious a human achievement.
- Nelson Mandela

High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
- Charles Kettering

Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from
the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the
achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
- Theodore Isaac Rubin

I miss that sensation of a small achievement feeling like a really big deal.
- Gavin DeGraw

The educational resources provided by a child's fellow
students are more important for his achievement than
are the resources provided by the school board.
- James S. Coleman

People seem to think that life began with the achievement
of personal independence.
- Katharine Anthony

Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control over the odds.
As you begin to master concepts in personal achievement,
you are increasing your odds of achieving success.
- Bo Bennett

The thing I do, really, is a communication with audiences
more than any achievement through records.
- Richard Thompson

I know that people will remember me as Miss Universe
because it was my first great achievement,
but I still have my whole career ahead of me.
- Alicia Machado

Periods of tranquility are seldom prolific of creative achievement.
Mankind has to be stirred up.
- Alfred North Whitehead

To have united the purposes of an entire Nation,
is the great historical achievement of the man in whose
strong hands our President has placed the fate of our people.
- Gustav Krupp

Personal relationships are the fertile soil from which all advancement,
all success, all achievement in real life grows.
- Ben Stein

A successful individual typically sets his next goal
somewhat but not too much above his last achievement.
In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
- Kurt Lewin

As we take stock of this century of achievement,
Ulster Unionists have every reason to feel proud.
- David Trimble

The final wisdom of life requires not the annulment
of incongruity but the achievement of serenity within and above it.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

The film was fair to his musical achievement and gave
him every opportunity to explain himself.
- Martin Bashir

Mere longevity is a good thing for those who watch
Life from the side lines.
For those who play the game, an hour may be a year,
a single day's work an achievement for eternity.
- Helen Hayes

Having children is my greatest achievement.
It was my saviour.
It switched my focus from the outside to the inside.
My children are gifts, they remind me of what's important.
- Elle Macpherson

Big thinking precedes great achievement.
- Wilferd A. Peterson

Nuclear energy is the scientific achievement of the Iranian nation.
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Dissatisfaction with possession and achievement is
one of the requisites to further achievement.
- John Hope

No single achievement in science is possible without
the painstaking work of the many hundreds who have
built the foundation on which all new work is based.
- Polykarp Kusch

Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.
- C. S. Lewis

I find it hard to believe that human beings are the
crowning achievement of life on earth.
Something better than us has to come along.
- Doug Coupland

Innocence of heart and violence of feeling are necessary
in any kind of superior achievement:
The arts cannot exist without them.
- Louise Bogan

But the perception of life as an organic unity is a slow achievement,
and depends for its growth on a people's entry into
the main current of world-events.
- Muhammed Iqbal

Your greatest achievement is to love me.
- Prince Charles

If there was any one achievement, it would be that
we've have done it on our own terms.
- Alex Lifeson

Man has always needed to believe in some form of a
continuity of achievement.
- Robert Vaughn

Productive achievement is a consequence and an expression
of health and self-esteem,
not its cause.
- Nathaniel Branden

My proudest achievement has been the success of the
shows and artists I have been involved with,
because they were made in Britain.
- Simon Cowell

Inductive reason, which alone makes man master of his environment,
is an achievement; and when once born it must be reinforced
by inhibiting the growth of other modes of knowledge.
- Muhammed Iqbal

I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in
that which is not a difficult achievement.
- Ovid

The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become
the best that you can become.
- Harold Taylor

With respect to the respective French and German traditions
you are no doubt correct,
although I am reluctant to see individual achievement reduced to archetypes.
- Brian Ferneyhough

Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement.
Mankind has to be stirred up.
- George Santayana

Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation.
- Robert H. Schuller

Achievement results from work realizing ambition.
- Adam Ant

Simplicity is the final achievement.
After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes,
it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art.
- Frederic Chopin

Never mistake activity for achievement.
- John Wooden

Use missteps as stepping stones to deeper understanding and greater achievement.
- Susan Taylor

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.
- Bo Bennett

Nothing stops the man who desires to achieve.
Every obstacle is simply a course to develop his achievement muscle.
It's a strengthening of his powers of accomplishment.
- Eric Butterworth

Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds
from the achievement of one's values.
- Ayn Rand

My greatest achievement so far is that I've been able
to continue with my normal life.
I love what I do, but more so, I'm glad to have people
who care about me close by.
- Kim Smith

The most splendid achievement of all is the constant
striving to surpass yourself and to be worthy of your own approval.
- Denis Waitley

It is this conception of the unity of the human career
which is perhaps the greatest achievement of historical study,
since it gained a place analogous to that of natural science.
- James H. Breasted

The only achievement I am really proud of is the friends
I have made in this community.
- Gary Cooper

Desire is the starting point of all achievement,
not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire
which transcends everything.
- Napoleon Hill

Success has always been easy to measure.
It is the distance between one's origins and one's final achievement.
- Michael Korda

The biological factors underlying race differences
in sports have consequences for educational achievement,
crime and sexual behavior.
- J. Philippe Rushton

The higher the social class of other students the higher
any given student's achievement.
- James S. Coleman

Not in achievement, but in endurance,
of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur
and its alliance with the infinite.
- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

By any reasonable measure of achievement,
the faith of the Enlightenment thinkers in science was justified.
- E. O. Wilson

I arise full of eagerness and energy,
knowing well what achievement lies ahead of me.
- Zane Grey

The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to
live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources.
- Marquis De Vauvenargues

The discipline you learn and character you build from
setting and achieving a goal can be more valuable than
the achievement of the goal itself.
- Bo Bennett

I don't measure America by its achievement but by its potential.
- Shirley Chisholm

Now, 0 for 50 would be a historic achievement on any other team,
but on the Cubs it is usually called September.
- Bernie Lincicome

Democracy is fatal for the arts; it leads only to chaos
or the achievement of new and lower common denominators of quality.
- Walter Legge

Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is.
It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the
best possible under any and all circumstances.
- Orison Swett Marden


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