Don't mistake movement for achievement. It's easy to get faked out by being busy. The questions is: Busy doing what? - Jim Rohn

Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures, discouragements, and doubts. We tend to forget the past difficulties, the many false starts, and the painful groping. We see our past achievements as the end result of a clean forward thrust, and our present difficulties as signs of decline and decay. - Eric Hoffer

Achievement requires more than a vision - it takes courage, resolve and tenacity. - Neil Eskelin

Nothing stops the man who desires to achieve. Every obstacle is simply a course to develop his achievement muscle. It's a strengthening of his powers of accomplishment. - Eric Butterworth

The biggest step you can take is the one you take when you meet the other person halfway.

If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always got.

Too many of us are hung up on what we don't have, can't have, or won't ever have. We spend too much energy being down, when we could use that same energy - if not less of it - doing, or at least trying to do, some of the things we really want to do.

If no one ever took risks, Michelangelo would have painted the Sistine floor.

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, the mind of man can achieve.

My mother taught me very early to believe I could achieve any accomplishment I wanted to. The first was to walk without braces.

The reason most major goals are not achieved is that we spend our time doing second things first.

The greatest achievements were at first and for a time dreams. The oak sleeps in the acorn. - James Allen

I believe that a person's true happiness comes from being able to look back in their past and feel they worked hard to achieve something and, in fact, achieved it.

Don't get complacent. Push yourself out of your comfort zone and set higher standards of achievement for yourself. Once you've achieved a standard of excellence, never let it rest - push yourself even higher. - Dave Anderson

Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risks. - Unknown Author

Always aim for achievement and forget about success. - Helen Hayes

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Aviation is proof that given the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible.

What separates those who achieve from those who do not is in direct proportion to one's ability to ask others for help.

Behind every great achievement is a dreamer of great dreams. - Robert K. Greenleaf

Determine what specific goal you want to achieve. Then dedicate yourself to its attainment with unswerving singleness of purpose, the trenchant zeal of a crusader.

Have the dogged determination to follow through to achieve your goal; regardless of circumstances or whatever other people say, think, or do.

All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.

Discovering a law and applying it will cause you to conquer and achieve more than you ever thought possible.

It is important to remember that the real joy of achievement is in the challenge, not in the accomplishment. In an ever-changing world, the eternal wisdom of the ages never changes: The road to heaven is heaven. - Denis Waitley

Achievement seems to be connected with action. Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit. - Conrad Hilton

The most splendid achievement of all is in the constant striving to surpass yourself and to be worthy of your own approval. - Denis Waitley

If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you'll achieve the same results.

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat. - Napoleon Hill

For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself as greater than he is.

Achievers can almost literally taste success because they imagine their goals in such vivid detail. Setbacks only seem to add spice and favor to the final taste of victory.

Every great human achievement is preceded by extended periods of dedicated, concentrated effort. - Brian Tracy

Nothing of worth or weight can be achieved with half a mind, with a faint heart, with a lame endeavor.

I believe the greatest achievements of your life lie ahead of you. - Brian Tracy

Reality forms around your commitments. The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it. - Max Steingart