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Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only those who keep their eye fixed on the far horizon will find their right road.

Author: Dag Hammarskjold (1905-1961)

Profession: Swedish Statesman, Secretary-general of U.N.

The goal you set must be challenging. At the same time, it should be realistic and attainable, not impossible to reach. It should be challenging enough to make you stretch, but not so far that you break.

Author: Rick Hansen

Profession: Canadian Wheelchair Athlete, Speaker, Founder of Man in Motion World Tour

You get what you set out to do.

Author: John Hanson

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of Winnebago Industries

To will is to select a goal, determine a course of action that will bring one to that goal, and then hold to that action until the goal is reached. The key is action.

Author: Michael Hanson


A goal is a dream with a deadline.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

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

There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

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

You don't have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things -- to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.

Author: Sir Edmund Hillary (1919)

Profession: New Zealand Mountaineer

Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Goals are dreams with deadlines.

Author: Diana Scharf Hunt


Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work.

Author: H. L. Hunt

Profession: American Oil Magnate

Aim for the top. There is plenty of room there. There are so few at the top it is almost lonely there.

Author: Samuel Insull


Set your goals high and don't stop until you get there.

Author: Bo Jackson

Profession: American Baseball and Football

What we truly and earnestly aspire to be, in some sense we are. The mere aspiration, changes one frame of mind and for the moment realizes itself.

Author: Mrs. Jamieson


You are not likely to get anywhere in particular if you don't know where you want to go.

Author: Percy H. Johnson


The world turns aside to let any man pass who knows whither he is going.

Author: David Starr Jordan (1851-1931)

Profession: American Biologist, Educator