I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.

Diane Ackerman

1- Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

2- Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.

John R. Wooden

3- You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.

Margaret Thatcher

4- A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done.

Vince Lombardi

5- To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

6- Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.

Dale Carnegie

7- You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

8- Real difficulties can be overcome; it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable.

Theodore N. Vail

9- It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.

Herman Melville

10- What would you do if you weren't afraid.

Spencer Johnson

11- Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above it.

Washington Irving

12- Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.

Wayne Dyer

13- You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.

Michael Jordan

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

Jim Ryun

15- People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

16- There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

17- Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don't really matter.

Francis Chan

18- You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction.

George Lorimer

19- A goal is not always meant to be reached; it often serves simply as something to aim at.

Bruce Lee

20- Success is ... knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.

John C. Maxwell

21- You can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something--your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

Steve Jobs

22- Two roads diverged in a wood and I took the one less traveled by, and that made all the difference.

Robert Frost

23- The number one reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors.

Napoleon Hill

24- The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, or ever seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.

Denis Waitley

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

Jane Smiley

26- Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.

George Bernard Shaw

27- I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.

Diane Ackerman

28- Don't let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.

Robert Kiyosaki

29- If you want to make a permanent change, stop focusing on the size of your problems and start focusing on the size of you!

T. Harv Eker

30- People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.

Tony Robbins
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