Motivation Quotes

People often say that motivation doesnt last. Well, neither does bathing thats why we recommend it daily.

Zig Ziglar

Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.

Les Brown

If you look to lead, invest at least 40% of your time managing yourself - your ethics, character, principles, purpose, motivation, and conduct. Invest at least 30% managing those with authority over you, and 15% managing your peers.

Dee Hock

It is well known to researchers of nature that one cannot perform even the slightest movement without motivation, meaning without somehow benefiting oneself. When, for example, one moves ones hand from the chair to the table it is because one thinks that by putting ones hand on the table one will thus receive greater pleasure. If one would not think so, one would leave one's hand on the chair for the rest of one's life without moving it an inch, all the more so concerning greater efforts.

Yehuda Ashlag

A good motivation is what is needed: compassion without dogmatism, without complicated philosophy; just understanding that others are human brothers and sisters and respecting their human rights and dignities. That we humans can help each other is one of our unique human capacities.

Tenzin Gyatso

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.

Donald Trump

My motivation for running for Senate was not for the stature of being a senator, but because I wanted to make a difference on issues I feel passionate about.

Herman Cain

I do not see the motivation to lie, it is a known fact that truth can be more interesting than the strangest of fictions.

James Hall

I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt, not admiration.

Orson Scott Card

People need motivation to do anything. I don't think human beings learn anything without desperation.

Jim Carrey

In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.

Jane Smiley

The motivation for war is simple. The U.S. government started the war with Iraq in order to make it easy for U.S. corporations to do business in other countries. They intend to use cheap labor in those countries, which will make Americans rich.

Michael Moore

If the character has the motivation to dance round trees, then I will dance round trees. If the motivation is strong enough, then I'll fly to the moon.

Rahul Bose

The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals

Rensis Likert

Every human action, whether it has become positive or negative, must depend on motivation.

Tenzin Gyatso

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.

Jim Rohn

Competition is a rude yet effective motivation.

Toba Beta

The motivation part is all essential in keeping my voice, but there are the human factors of discipline.

Jerome Hines

The secret of discipline is motivation. When a man is sufficiently motivated, discipline will take care of itself.

Sir Alexander Paterson

We know nothing about motivation. All we can do is write books about it.

Peter F. Drucker

You can motivate by fear. And you can motivate by reward. But both of these methods are only temporary. The only lasting thing is self-motivation.

Homer Rice

Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.

Lou Holtz

There's always the motivation of wanting to win. Everybody has that. But a champion needs, in his attitude, a motivation above and beyond winning.

Pat Riley

A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning.

Pat Riley
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