The top 35 quotes about your goals

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Goals and action is everywhere

Goals and action is everywhere

Tough days bring doubt. You are reading this article probably because you have questions, doubts, concerns or new thoughts about your motivation and goals.

So, it comes with a heavy responsibility to select and share with you a balanced mix of inspirational quotes to boost your chances of goal success and persistence.

The use of quotes within goal setting is prevalent. We see it from #MotivationalMonday to #WednesdayWisdom #QuoteOfTheDay or even #ThursdayThoughts on social media.

The aim of these quotes is to help you generate perspective and stimulate the fires in your brain to succeed.

Pursue your goals with vigor, tolerance, and focus, understand the price and their rewards.

Here we celebrate with you the leading thoughts, ideas, and wisdom about goal setting just for you.

The words shared are not here to give you comfort, but more to help you realize the need, purpose and ignite your desire for success.

JAMSO applies a range of different goal setting theory models to match the goal, personality and starting point to boost your chances of success.

Reader homework whilst reviewing these inspirations:

Whilst you read through these quotes as yourself some questions.

-       How have support others in their goals today?

-       What areas of life do I not set goals?

-       When was the last time I reviewed own goals and how they merge, support or conflict with those I meet daily?

-       List the best areas you experience success.

-       How can my goals help my community?

-       Which quotes resonate with me the most and why?

-       Which quotes come from names you have not heard of before?

We have gathered some of the great minds to provide you these quotes and inspirations.

All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim; have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.
— Orison Swett Marden

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal. - Earl Nightingale


Speed has never killed anyone, suddenly becoming stationary… that’s what gets you. - Jeremy Clarkson


Goals. There’s no telling what you can do when you get inspired by them. There’s no telling what you can do when you believe in them. And there’s no telling what will happen when you act upon them. - Jim Rohn


If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you. - Les Brown


It must be borne in mind that the tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach. - Benjamin E. Mays


The thing about goals is that living without them is a lot more fun, in the short run. It seems to me, though, that the people who get things done, who lead, who grow and who make an impact… those people have goals. - Seth Godin


The most important thing about goals is having one. - Geoffrey F. Abert


The future you see is the future you get. - Robert Allen


Your life is what your thoughts make it. - Marcus Aurelius


An average person with average talents and ambition and average education can outstrip the most brilliant genius in our society if that person has clear, focused goals. - Mary Kay Ash


I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself. - Mikhail Baryshnikov


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Create your positive state of mind

A successful life is one that is lived through understanding and pursuing one's own path, not chasing after the dreams of others. - Chin-Ning Chu


When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps – Confucius


Most people struggle with life balance simply because they haven't paid the price to decide what is really important to them. - Stephen Covey


What’s talked about is a dream, what’s envisioned is exciting, what’s planned becomes possible, what’s scheduled is real. - Anthony Robbins


It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going. - Brian Tracy


The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to work. - Oprah Winfrey


It’s a natural thing that the more you think and move your body the more goals appear and get done. - James Doyle


If you were born without wings, do nothing from preventing them to grow. - Coco Chanel


You know you don't need to grow old to die. I was dying at the age of 20 as a result of no direction and no purpose. - Grant Cardone


Without goals, and plans to reach them, you are like a ship that has set sail with no destination. - Fitzhugh Dodson



A year from now you may wish you had started today.
— Kevin Lamb


I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. -  Jimmy Dean


Winners are losers who got up and gave it one more try. - Dennis DeYoung


Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, magic, and power in it. - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying. – Amelia Earhart


It’s not what goals do for you; it’s more about what the goals did to you. - James Doyle


Set your course by the stars, not by the lights of every passing ship. - Omar Bradley


A deadline is a negative inspiration. Still, it’s better than no inspiration at all. – Rita Mae Brown


Tape up negative thoughts and replace with these quotes

Tape up negative thoughts and replace with these quotes

The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success. – Bruce Feirstein


Word by word the bug books are made. – French Proverb


It’s not the mountain we conquer, it’s ourselves. - Sir Edmund Hillary


If everything seems under control, then you are not going fast enough - Mario Andretti


The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score. - Bill Copeland


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