Goal Setting Quotes
This collection of quotes are about setting goals. I hope you find them motivating.
It's a dream until you write it down, and then its a goal. - Anonymous
"Obstacles are those frightening things that become visible when we take our eyes off our goals."
- Henry Ford
Set your goals high and don't stop until you get there.
- Bo Jackson
You must take action now that will move you towards your goals. Develop a sense of urgency in your life.
- Les Brown
"Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong attitude"
- Thomas Jefferson
"Superficial goals lead to superficial results"
- Attila the Hun
"Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great."
- Mark Twain
When you cease to dream you cease to live.
- Malcolm Forbes
This collection of quotes are about these quotes about success and winning.
"We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; They do not exist."
"Man is not cut out for defeat. Man can be destroyed but not defeated."
- E. Hemingway
"The desire to win is born in most of us. The will to win is a matter of training. The manner of winning is a matter of honour."
- Margaret Thatcher
"If you believe in yourself, have dedication and pride and never quit, you'll be a winner. The price of victory is high, but so are the rewards."
- Paul "Bear" Bryant, the Late, great coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide football team
"Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure ... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a grey twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."
- Theodore Roosevelt
Quotes about Pain & Effort
This collection of quotes are about these quotes are about pushing through the pain barrier and training hard to achieve success.
"Sweet is Pleasure after Pain"
- Dirigo Rowing Shell advertisement
"Hard training, easy combat; easy training, hard combat"
- Marshal Suvorov, famous Russian General
"Your training partner's name is pain. You start out trying to ignore him. Can't do it. You attempt to reason with him. No way. You try to strike a bargain. Hah. You plead. You say "Please stop, please go away. I promise never ever to do this again if you just leave me alone." But he won't. Pain only climbs off if you do. Then you're beaten. "
- Scott Martin
"The pain of disipline is far less than the pain of regret"
- Sarah Bombell, synchronized swimmer
"The Truth is that Running Hurts. No one gets faster without meeting their personal pain barrier straight on. No amount of junk miles, fun runs or affirmations are going to get you over the hill at the five mile mark in a 10k. However, what will pull you through is solid prep with hard hill runs and interval work."