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Achievement Quotes

Death comes to all But great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold.

Author: George Fabricius (1678-1707)

Profession: Irish Dramatist

The only way around is through.

Author: Robert Frost (1875-1963)

Profession: American Poet

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

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service in small matters. This is the person who is most likely to achieve what is good and lasting.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

Author: Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)

Profession: Dutch Painter

If life were measured by accomplishments, most of us would die in infancy.

Author: A. P. Gouthey


We will either find a way, or make one.

Author: Hannibal

Profession: Carthaginian General, Statesman

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Author: Mark Victor Hansen

Profession: American Motivational Speaker, Author

My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. She said that achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others. That is nice but not as important or satisfying. Always aim for achievement and forget about success.

Author: Helen Hayes (1900-1993)

Profession: American Actress

Mere longevity is a good thing for those who watch Life from the side lines. For those who play the game, an hour may be a year, a single day's work an achievement for eternity.

Author: Gabriel Heatter (1890)

Profession: American Journalist

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

One must marry one's feelings to one's beliefs and ideas. That is probably the only way to achieve a measure of harmony in one's life.

Author: Etty Hilsum


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 results of

Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Profession: American Author, Philosopher

A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot answer, and attempting a task he cannot achieve.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet

The mode in which the inevitable comes to pass is through effort.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet