Accomplishment Quotes

Did is a word of achievement Won't is a word of defeat Might is a word of bereavement Can't is a word of defeat Ought is a word of duty Try is a word each hour Will is a word of beauty Can is a word of power

Gerard Hargraves

Always aim for achievement, and forget about success

Helen Hayes

We are most nearly ourselves when we achieve the seriousness of the child at play

Heraclitus

Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play

Heraclitus

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, Just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat

Napolean Hill

No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished

Elbert Hubbard

He who has achieved success has worked well, laughed often and loved much

Elbert Hubbard

Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake

Victor Hugo

Today's students can put dope in their veins or hope in their brains. ... If they can conceive it and believe it, they can achieve it. They must know it is not their aptitude but their attitude that will determine their altitude

Jesse Louis Jackson

The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves

Carl Gustav Jung

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved

Helen Adams Keller

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

Michael Korda

The Way of Heaven does not compete, And yet it skillfully achieves victory. It does not speak, and yet it skillfully responds to things. It comes to you without your invitation

Lao-Tzu

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

As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope

Ursula K. LeGuin

Do you ever sit down and wonder what is wrong with the world? Do you ever ask yourself why it is that Christians seem to have so little influence, why they seem to achieve so little, for all their numbers, in putting the world right? To each of those two questions there is ultimately but one answer. It is this: we lack the mind of Christ

J. Arthur Lewis

Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes the animals, man makes himself

Georg Christopher Lichtenberg

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

If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives

Vincent Thomas

The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual

Vincent Thomas

Let us then, be up and doing. With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait

Henry Wadsworth

Getting ahead in a difficult profession - singing, acting, writing, whatever requires avid faith in yourself. You must be able to sustain yourself against staggering blows and unfair reversals. When I think back to those first couple of years in Rome, those endless rejections, without a glimmer of encouragement from anyone, all those failed screen tests, and yet I never let my desire slide away from me, my belief in myself and what I felt I could achieve

Sophia Loren

Well done is better than well said

Gwen Haymore

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Updated On : September 08, 2013
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