Achievement Quotes

Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game, one foot from a winning touchdown.

Ross Perot

All that a man achieves and all that he fails to achieve is the direct result of his own thoughts

James Allen

To be free is to have achieved your life.

Tennessee Williams

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

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

Margaret Thatcher

Dissatisfaction with possession and achievement is one of the requisites to further achievement

John Hope

No matter what our achievements might be, we think well of ourselves only in rare moments. We need people to bear witness against our inner judge, who keeps book on our shortcomings and transgressions. We need people to convince us that we are not as bad as we think we are.

Eric Hoffer

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

Nathaniel Branden

Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.

George Bernard Shaw

Where you see valid achievements or virtue being attacked, it's by someone viewing them as a mirror of their own inadequacy instead of an inspiring beacon for excellence.

Vanna Bonta

Picture yourself in your minds eye as having already achieved this goal. See yourself doing the things you'll be doing when you've reached your goal.

Earl Nightingale

Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.

Charles F. Kettering

To reach a great height a person needs to have great depth.

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The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas of enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

The future is not a gift - it is an achievement.

Harry Lauder

Death comes to all. But great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold.

George Fabricius

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

Napoleon Hill

Determine what specific goal you want to achieve. Then dedicate yourself to its attainment with unswerving singleness of purpose, the trenchant zeal of a crusader.

Paul J. Meyer

People often overestimate what they can reasonably achieve in a year. But they vastly underestimate what they can achieve in 5 years.

Steve Pavlina

Don't care what they say, you reach for the stars.

Wiz Khalifa

Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.

Benjamin Franklin

Man achieves in life only by commanding the capabilities nature has given him, or by creating them within himself by education and by knowing how to profit by the difficulties encountered.

Napolon Bonaparte

All flesh is one: what matter scores; Or color of the suit Or if the helmet glints with blue or gold? All is one bold achievement, All is fine spring-found-again-in-autumn day When juices run in antelopes along our blood, And green our flag, forever green

Ray Douglas Bradbury

I don't confuse greatness with perfection. To be great anyhow isthe higher achievement.

Lois McMaster Bujold

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Updated On : June 11, 2013
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