Motivational quotes and quotations
In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
Success is getting what you want, and happiness is wanting what you get.
The first and most important step toward success is the feeling that we can succeed.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
Henry Ward Beecher
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense.
Mark A. Overby
The human heart, at whatever age,
opens to the heart that opens in return.
True love is like a ghost; everyone talks of it, few have seen it.
Motivation comes from within.
The gent who wakes up and finds himself a success hasn't been asleep.
Love is like a Rhino, short-sighted, but always willing to find a way.
Success usuallly comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Henry David Thoreau
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.
Norman Vincent Peale
You have a very powerful mind that can make anything happen as long as you keep yourself centered.
Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved.
The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
It's simply a matter of doing what you do best and not worrying about what the other fellow is going to do.
John R. Amos
Thre is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way.
Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Success is never wondering what if.
It takes 20 years to make an overnight success.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail?
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
Men are born to succeed, not fail.
Henry David Thoreau
Nothing happens until I make it happen.
That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes.