All your favorite quotes!
''You can have anything you want--if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.''
- William Adams
''People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.''
- George Herbert Allen
''There is no such thing as can't, only won't. If you're qualified, all it takes is a burning desire to accomplish, to make a change. Go forward, go backward. Whatever it takes! But you can't blame other people or society in general. It all comes from your mind. When we do the impossible we realize we are special people.''
- Jan Ashford
''Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.''
- Bruce Barton
''What looks like a loss may be the very event which is subsequently responsible for helping to produce the major achievement of your life.''
- Srully D. Blotnick
''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
''Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.''
- Dale Carnegie
''Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.''
''The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it.''
- Mack R. Douglas
''Hell, there are no rules here--we're trying to accomplish something.''
- Thomas A. Edison
''Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.''
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
''To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream. Not only plan but also believe''
- Anatole France
''No one ever achieved greatness by playing it safe.''
- Harry Gray
''My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. She said that 'achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others, and that's nice, too, but not as important or satisfying. Always aim for achievement and forget about success.'''
- Helen Hayes
''Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. ''
- Thomas Jefferson
''I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.''
- Helen Keller
''The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spends himself in a worthy cause; who at best, if he wins, knows the thrills of high achievement, and, if he fails, at least fails daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.''
- John F. Kennedy
''Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.''
- Robert F. Kennedy
''To achieve the impossible dream, try going to sleep.''
- Joan Klempner
''Success has always been easy to measure. It is the distance between one's origins and one's final achievement.''
- Michael Korda
''Goal achievement is hero's work.''
- Earnie Larsen
''Some of the world's greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible.''
- Doug Larson
''Ideas are the beginning of all achievement.''
- Bruce Lee
''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
''If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives.''
- Vince Lombardi
''Remember that life is not measured in hours but in accomplishments.''
- James A. Pike
''You can accomplish much if you don't care who gets the credit.''
- Ronald Reagan
''If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you'll achieve the same results.''
- Anthony Robbins
''Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success.''
- David Joseph Schwartz
''He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much.''
- Bessie Stanley
''The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.''
- Arnold Toynbee
''It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.''
- Harry S Truman
''A person determined never to be wrong won't likely accomplish much.''
- Ken Wisdom