Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal. – Earl Nightingale
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
I think goals should never be easy, they should force you to work, even if they are uncomfortable at the time. – Michael Phelps
You should set goals beyond your reach so you always have something to live for. – Ted Turner
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
There’s nothing better than achieving your goals, whatever they might be. – Paloma Faith
Stay focused, go after your dreams and keep moving toward your goals. – LL Cool J
You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change. – Les Brown
Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live. – John Dewey
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive. – Robery H. Schuller
Set realistic goals, keep re-evaluating, and be consistent. – Venus Williams
It’s an up and down thing, the human goals, because the human is always an explorer, an adventurist. – Cesar Millan
I am constantly re-evaluating my goals and trying to strike items from my to-do list that aren’t critical. – Aisha Tyler
All successful people have a goal. No one can get anywhere unless he knows where he wants to go and what he wants to be or do. – Norman Vincent Peale
I like to tell young people to work hard for your goals and live in the moment. – Nadia Comaneci
People often say I have so much energy, that I never stop; but that’s what it takes to accomplish your goals. – Curtis Jackson
My personal goals are to be happy, healthy and to be surrounded by loved ones. – Kiana Tom
You need lofty goals. Then cement it with a great work ethic.. – Jerry West
It’s harder to stay on top than it is to make the climb. Continue to seek new goals. – Pat Summitt
One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals. – Michael Korda
The greater danger for most of us isn’t that our aim is too high and miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it. – Michelangelo
I am always more interested in what I am about to do than what I have already done. – Rachel Carson
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible. – Tony Robbins
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement. – Brian Tracy
If a goal is worth having, it’s worth blocking out the time in your day-to-day life necessary to achieve it. – Jill Koenig
In between goals is a thing called life, that has to be lived and enjoyed. – Sid Caeser
You can always find a solution if you try hard enough. – Lori Greiner
There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it. – Mario Cuomo
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives. – Viktor Frankl
The great glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live with purpose. – Michel de Montaigne
Intention without action is an insult to those who expect the best from you. – Andy Andrews
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at. – Bruce Lee
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.”– Jim Rohn
Quotes About Goals And Dreams
If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan, but never the goal.
Be practical as well as generous in your ideals. Keep your eyes on the stars, but remember to keep your feet on the ground. – Theodore Roosevelt
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one. – Elbert Hubbard
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. – John Wooden
You are never too old to set a new goal or to dream a new dream. – C.S. Lewis
If we have a goal and a plan, and are willing to take risks and mistakes and work as team, we can choose to do the hard thing. – Scott Kelly
Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine. – Jack Ma
You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute. – Tina Fey
If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it. – Elon Musk
A goal without a timeline is just a dream. – Robert Herjavec
It always seems impossible until it’s done. – Nelson Mandela
You have to be able to get up and dust yourself off and always be going forward. – Rita Moreno
Hustling is putting every minute and all your effort into achieving the goal at hand. Every minute needs to count. – Gary Vaynerchuk
A year from now you may wish you had started today. – Karen Lamb
Dream your own dreams, achieve your own goals. Your journey is your own and unique. – Roy T. Bennett
It’s better to be at the bottom of the ladder you want to climb than at the top of the one you don’t. – Stephen Kellogg
Life is short, fragile and does not wait for anyone. There will NEVER be a perfect time to pursue your dreams and goals.
Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right. – Aldous Huxley
A good archer is known not by his arrows but by his aim. – Thomas Fuller
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success. – David Joseph Schwartz
The great secret about goals and visions is not the future they describe but the change in the present they engender. – David Allen
The only goals you don’t achieve in life are the goals you don’t set. – Matt Fox
If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time. – Steve Jobs
It doesn’t matter how many times you fail. You only have to be right once and then everyone can tell you that you are an overnight success. – Mark Cuban
Don’t worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow. – Oprah Winfrey
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. – Walt Disney
If you don’t have big dreams and goals, you’ll end up working for someone that does.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. – Warren Buffet
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it.
You know that one thing you’ve always dreamed about? Write it down. Then take the first step. Today.
Many of us carry baggage from the past that hinders our ability to fight for the things we want in life, our goals, our dreams.
Motivation is what drives a person to move forward and put action towards making their goals happen.
Motivation is interwoven with the goals you make and the habits you form in order to achieve them.
The main thing to keep in mind is that there can be many sets of small goals involved in working up to your final and ultimate goal. – Ben Johnson
Empowerment involves analyzing your own life and believing that you are able to reach realistic goals. – Poppy Fingley
Goals can change from time to time but then remember to focus on your priorities. – Roger Collmar
Goals produce focus. Without a goal, there is no reason to focus on anything. Think of a goal as a target. – Bill Price
Any unforeseen challenges that crop up are only there to test your resolve on your way to ultimate success in reaching your goal. – Byron Pulsifer
Quotes About Achieving Dreams
Making sure our goals are properly aligned with our passions only makes sense. – Josh Hinds
Goals are like a map. They help us determine where we want to end up, and give us personal direction on which to focus our energy. – Catherine Pulsifer
Productivity depends on executing important tasks in line with your goals. – Romuald Andrade
If you want to achieve your goal, the strategy you are using need not be clever or original but it should bring results. – Andrii Sedniev
You can accomplish whatever your mind can see. – Catherine Pulsifer
Basically being in a team is an amalgamation of different things that have a common intention of meeting the assigned goal. – Derek Stanzma
Without any goal, it’s as if you are only doing things in random. – Ryan Cooper
Set goals and focus on completing one goal at a time. – K. Collins
Once you know specifically what you’re aiming for, you’ll find that you can muster up enthusiasm for your goal more easily. – AJ Winters
Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there. – Bo Jackson
Envision, create, and believe in your own universe, and the universe will form around you. – Tony Hsieh
As a professional athlete, a lot is going to be said about you—but I just try to move forward and try to achieve my goals. – LeBron James
Remember that goals are not aspirations—they are not wishes that you want to have. They are things that you have to do. – Robert Gardner
Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality. – Ralph Marston
People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going. – Earl Nightingale
Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them. – Les Brown
You need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals. – George S. Patton
Each of you, as an individual, must pick your own goals. Listen to others, but do not become a blind follower. – Thurgood Marshall
Leadership is working with goals and vision; management is working with objectives. – Russel Honore
Goals transform a random walk into a chase. – Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
Success is steady progress toward one’s personal goals. – Jim Rohn
Everybody has goals, aspirations or whatever, and everybody has been at a point in their life where nobody believed in them. – Eminem
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition, he or she has overcome to reach his goals. – Dorothy Height
Exercise to stimulate, not to annihilate. The world wasn’t formed in a day, and neither were we. Set small goals and build upon them. – Lee Haney
I live off a motto that says, ‘yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery’. I have goals and agendas. Where ever I’ll be tomorrow, that’s where I’ll be. – Vanilla Ice
Stop setting goals. Goals are pure fantasy unless you have a specific plan to achieve them. – Stephen Covey
No matter how many goals you have achieved, you must set your sights on a higher one. – Jessica Savitch
Instead of looking at the past, I put myself ahead twenty years and try to look at what I need to do now in order to get there then. – Diana Rossma
Everyone’s dream can come true if you just stick to it and work hard. – Serena Williams
It’s important to set your own goals and work hard to achieve them. – Yuichiro Miura
You can do anything if you set goals. You just have to push yourself. – RJ Mitte
If you’re bored with life – you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things – you don’t have enough goals. – Lou Holtz
If you don’t know where you are going, you will probably end up somewhere else.
Short Quotes About Achieving Goals
Highly successful organizations and individuals all have an extremely clear vision of where they are going.
If you are passionate about a goal or dream of yours then don’t stop until you achieve it. Do whatever it takes. Persisting in the face of adversity is what builds champions.
The great danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark. – Michelangelo
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. – C.S. Lewis
Don’t get overwhelmed and decide to throw in the towel. Find your motivation in the words of these role models.
The only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work for them.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
I believe the last thing I read at night will likely manifest when I’m sleeping. You become what you think about the most. – Daymond John
It’s up to you to make your life. Take what you have and stack it up like a tower of teetering blocks. Build your dream around that. – Cheryl Strayed
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20. – Warren Buffett
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you have to overcome to reach your goals. – Booker T. Washington
You’re always working to improve, and you’re always being critiqued on your next performance. It’s not about what you’ve done. There’s always room to grow. – Misty Copeland
If we have a goal and a plan, and are willing to take risks and mistakes and work as team, we can choose to do the hard thing. – Scott Kelly
We think, mistakenly, that success is the result of the amount of time we put in at work, instead of the quality of time we put in. – Arianna Huffington
You don’t learn to walk by following the rules. You learn by doing, and falling over. – Richard Branson
The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do. – Steve Jobs
The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.
To sit back and let fate play its hand out and never influence it is not the way man was meant to operate. – John Glenn
I fear failure, but I won’t let it stop me. Sometimes you just got to do it or else it just doesn’t happen. – Mark Cuban
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. – Thomas Edison
To win big, you sometimes have to take big risks. – Bill Gates
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
Setting goals and putting yourself on the path to achieving them is something that anyone and everyone can benefit from.
Goals can encompass all sorts of things, both personally and professionally. The most important thing is that they are realistic.
We need to have a plan, and that we can break them down into more sensible, small and manageable steps.
Always remember, the journey is just as important as achieving the goal.
Everybody has their own Mount Everest they were put on this earth to climb.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
Quotes About Achieving Success
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
The virtue lies in the struggle, not in the prize. – Richard Monckton Milnes
Your goal should be just out of reach, but not out of sight. – Denis Waitley
No desired achievement is gained without any goal setting. – Wayne Chirisa
Committed people find nothing more charming than their goals. – Junaid Raza
The measure of a society is not only what it does but the quality of its aspirations. – Wade Davis
Mindfulness helps us to focus on one goal at a time. It helps us to be more relaxed, patient and compassionate towards the goal. – Amit Ray
A goal is not just an object on a pitch; it is also a milestone on your journey of excellence. – Onyi Anyado
A smart person will think first about the outcome of his decision before doing the first step. – Rojade Silva
Set a goal to achieve something that is so big, so exhilarating that it excites you and scares you at the same time. – Bob Proctor
If You Want Something You Never Had, You Have To Do Something You’ve Never Done.
The Distance Between Your Dreams And Reality Is Call Action.
Nobody Is Too Busy, It’s Just A Matter Of Priorities.
Do What You Have To Do Until You Can Do What You Want To Do.
Ask Yourself If What You’re Doing Today Is Getting You Closer To Where You Want To Be Tomorrow.
It Is Never Too Late To Be What You Might Have Been.
If You Haven’t Found It Yet, Keep Looking.
Don’t Tell People Your Dream. Show Them.
If You Don’t Know Where You Want To Go, Then It Doesn’t Matter Which Path You Take.
I Would Rather Regret The Things I Have Done Than The Things I Have Not.
Life Is Not Measured By The Number Of Breaths We Take, But By The Moments That Take Our Breath Away.
I Am Not What Happened To Me. I Am What I Choose To Become.
Do Not Pray For An Easy Life, Pray For The Strength To Endure A Difficult One.
Sometimes Life Is About Risking Everything For A Dream No One Can See But You.
You’re Allowed To Scream, You’re Allowed To Cry, But Do Not Give Up.
Don’t Quit. Suffer Now And Live The Rest Of Your Life As A Champion.
Keep On Dreaming Even If It Breaks Your Heart.
The Question Isn’t Who Is Going To Let Me; It’s Who Is Going To Stop Me.
I’m Too Busy Working On My Own Grass To Notice If Yours Is Greener.
You Never Realize How Strong You Are Until Being Strong Is the Only Choice You Have.
Stop doubting yourself. Work hard and make it happen.
Don’t try to be perfect. Just try to be better than you were yesterday.
Quotes About Goal Setting
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.
Set a goal so big that you can’t achieve it until you grow into the person who can.
The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it.
Results happen over time, not overnight. Work hard, stay consistent, and be patient.
Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.
It’s perseverance that’s the key. It’s persevering for long enough to achieve your potential.
The best way to predict the future is to create it. – Abraham Lincoln
It’s going to be hard. But hard is not impossible.
If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan but never the goal.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. – Robert F. Kennedy
Set a goal that makes you want to jump out of bed in the morning.
It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction. – George Lorimer
If you set goals and go after them with determination, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you. – Les Brown
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. – Harriet Tubman
Chase your dreams. Don’t wait til the dreams come true. – Greyson Chance
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. – Eleanour Roosevelt
Don’t give up on your dreams, or your dreams will give up on you. – John Wooden
Dreams become regrets when left in the mind, never planted in the soil of action. – Auliq-Ice
Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.
Every accomplishment begins with the decision to try.
A little progress each day adds up to big results.
Everyone who got where he is has had to begin where he was.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Don’t wait to reach your goal to be proud of yourself. Be proud of every step you take toward reaching the goal.
Take it day by day. Results don’t come overnight. Change doesn’t happen immediately. Keep working towards your goals.
Your goals are the roadmaps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.
You were put on this earth to achieve your greatest self, to live out your purpose, and to do it courageously.
Goals may give focus, but dreams give power. – John Maxwell
You don’t manifest dreams without taking chances. – Stephen Richards
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them. – Walt Disney
Nobody but you have to believe in your dreams to make them a reality. – Germany Kent
Goal Quotes In English
A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement. – Bo Bennett
Dreams are extremely important. You can’t do it unless you imagine it. – George Lucas
There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure. – Paulo Coelho
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. – Henry David Thoreau
Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart. – Roy T. Bennett
Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny. – John Assaraf
Setting goals is the first step into turning the invisible into the visible. – Tony Robbins
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
I’m not telling you it is going to be easy, I’m telling you it’s going to be worth it. – Art Williams
Don’t be afraid to start over. It’s a brand new opportunity to rebuild what you truly want.
People with goals succeed because they know where they are going. It’s as simple as that.
To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles.
Each of us has a fire in our hearts for something. It’s our goal in life to find it and keep it. – Mary Lou Retton
Whatever your goal in life, be proud of every day that you are able to work in that direction. – Chris Evert
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. – Milton Berle
I’m not here to be average, I’m here to be awesome.
Life is about making an impact, not making an income. – Kevin Kruse
To be successful, the first thing to do is fall in love with your work. – Sister Mary Lauretta
If you are persistent you will get it. If you are consistent you will keep it.
Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see further. – Thomas Carlyle
It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career. – Carlton Fisk
Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called passion.
Daydreaming allows you to build a brand that will be consistent with your goals and dreams.
Good thoughts are no better than good dreams, unless they be executed!
Each sunrise gives hope to your dreams and light to your plans.
A goal that’s a year out is a very far away dream, and so it’s helpful to break those goals down into smaller pieces.
You need a plan to build a house. To build a life, it is even more important to have a plan or goal.
If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
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.
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.
One part at a time, one day at a time, we can accomplish any goal we set for ourselves.
You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. – Stephen King
Quotes About Goals And Dreams In English
Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan.
If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy and inspires your hopes.
Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.
If you want to succeed at a goal, you need to understand why you want it. This is critical. You have to do this process for any goal you set for yourself.
Goal setting is a powerful tool and process for motivating you. When effective goals are set, a giant step towards the life you desire is taken.
Goals give us purpose, which, in turn, motivates us to make ourselves the best version in all aspects of your life.
Goals give you a compass in order to direct your path through life. Goals focus your thoughts and actions on areas that have precise purpose and meaning.
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.
Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream, precedes the goal.
Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I’ll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I’ll give you a stock clerk.
The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of setting and achieving goals.
The moment you put a deadline on your dream it becomes a goal.
The people who get things done, who lead, who grow and who make an impact… those people have goals.
Dreams are now close to becoming a reality, because you’ve put your plan in motion and you’re doing what you have to do accomplish your goals.
With a powerful desire, with a strong determination, and with a commitment to yourself, you can find ways to achieve your goals, and overcome challenges.
The significance of man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
In achieving your goals, you may run into roadblocks. Don’t let that stop you, go around, over, or under. If you are committed to your goal you will find a way.
Most impossible goals can be met simply by breaking them down into bite size chunks, writing them down, believing them and going full speed ahead as if they were routine.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals. – Henry David Thoreau
Achievement seems to be connected with action. Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your mind before you actually arrive at your goals.
When you stop chasing the wrong things you give the right things a chance to catch you.