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My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose -- somehow we win out

Author: Ronald Reagan (1911)

Profession: Fortieth President of the USA, Actor

This one step -- choosing a goal and sticking to it -- changes everything.

Author: Scott Reed

Profession:

Goals are a means to an end, not the ultimate purpose of our lives. They are simply a tool to concentrate our focus and move us in a direction. The only reason we really pursue goals is to cause ourselves to expand and grow. Achieving goals by themselves will never make us happy in the long term; it's who you become, as you overcome the obstacles necessary to achieve your goals, that can give you the deepest and most long-lasting sense of fulfillment.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals -- that is, goals that do not inspire them.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

The most important thing you can do to achieve your goals is to make sure that as soon as you set them, you immediately begin to create momentum. The most important rules that I ever adopted to help me in achieving my goals were those I learned from a very successful man who taught me to first write down the goal, and then to never leave the site of setting a goal without firs taking some form of positive action toward its attainment.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it.

Author: John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937)

Profession: American Industrialist, Philanthropist, Founder Exxon

Make measurable progress in reasonable time.

Author: Jim Rohn

Profession: American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher

The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.

Author: Jim Rohn

Profession: American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher

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.

Author: Diana Ross (1944)

Profession: American Singer, Actress

It is far better to give work that is above a person, than to educate the person to be above their work.

Author: John Ruskin (1819-1900)

Profession: British Critic, Social Theorist

Goals must never be from your ego, but problems that cry for a solution.

Author: Robert H. Schuller (1926)

Profession: American Minister (Crystal Cathedral), Author, Social Leader

Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success.

Author: David J. Schwartz

Profession: American Trainer, Author of ''The Magic of Thinking Big''

When a man has not a good reason for doing a thing, he has one good reason for letting it alone.

Author: Thomas Scott

Profession:

If a man does not know what port he is steering for, no wind is favorable to him.

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher