Favorite Quotations ~  Motivation 100 Ways to Motivate Yourself

"Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!" ~ Andrew Carnegie

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I am never upset for the reason I think. ~ A Course in Miracles

I find motivation within myself. I run track not from a competitive Nature, but because I'm a very goal-oriented person. ~ Gail Devers

Motivating people-- the ingredient that separates winners from losers. ~ Bear Bryant

The ones who want to achieve and win championships motivate themselves. ~ Mike Ditka

If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery

In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example -- and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved. ~Rupert Murdoch

No man does anything from a single motive. ~ Samuel Coleridge

Mr. Scorpio says productivity is up 2%,and it’s all because of my motivational techniques, like donuts—and the possibility of more donuts to come. ~ Homer J. Simpson

We only truly believe that which activates us. ~ Dick Hillis

Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it. ~ Dwight Eisenhower

The highly motivated people in society are the ones causing all the trouble. It's not the lazy unmotivated folks sitting in front of a TV eating potato chips who bother anyone. ~ George Carlin

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. ~ Jim Ryuh

You can motivate players better with kind words than you can with a whip. ~ Bud Wilkinson

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