As 2017 gets off to a wonderful start, we’ve compiled a list of 10 of our favorite powerful quotes to keep you motivated throughout the year. Stay focused on your goals and ready to seize the right opportunities when they come along. No matter what, keep going.
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win – essential to success.
Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.
~William Eardley IV
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
No student attains very eminent success by simple doing what is required of him; it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.
~Charles Kendall Adams
I can tell you from experience that God’s help and presence in our lives is vital. He is the Author of all true success and everything that is good-without Him, we can do nothing of true value.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability as opposed to resilience and hard work, we will be brittle in the face of adversity.
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Thomas A. Edison
We learned about honesty and integrity – that the truth matters…that you don’t take shortcuts or play by your own set of rules…and success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square.
~Michelle Obama, 44th First Lady of the United States