Never give up should be the motto of every person no matter where or who they are. Life is never lived going backwards but only going forward despite the trials and tribulations. It is these experiences of challenges and failures that set our true worth. These quotes speak clearly to the life motto of "never give up".
The time to overcome your self-defeating behaviors is now. Otherwise, you run the risk of suffering deep regret over opportunities missed, satisfaction lost, and love not given or received.
Mark Goulston, Get Out of Your Own Way
Don't be afraid of misfortune or setbacks for it is only
through difficulties that springs the character of strength.
Byron R. Pulsifer
Leadership is your biggest supervisory tool and motivation is the most important method through which you can apply your leadership ability.
J. Thomas Miller III, Motivating Others
One of the most common mistakes that organizations and their leaders make when introducing change is to just tell people what needs to be done, and how to do it. Without the why, there is no reason to be committed to it. John Putzier, The Everything HR Kit
If Thomas Edison had been a quitter, you would be reading this quote with candlelight. Robert Rivers
Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends? Abraham Lincoln
You are destined to do great things in your life. It is okay to believe that. It’s true. In order to accomplish great things you must start small and think big.
Jason Harvey, Achieve Anything In Just One Year
In order for you to be productive and know what God is calling you to do, you must get in that secret place and spend time consecrating yourself before him and listen to his direction.
Terrelle Smith, Becoming a Better Me
Never interrupt someone doing something you said couldn’t be done. Amelia Earhart
I've never been able to accomplish anything thinking that I couldn't do it. You
can't learn to walk until you attempt that first step. Byron R. Pulsifer
To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
I don’t believe in regret, I feel everything leads us to where we are, and we have to just jump forward, mean well, commit and just see what happens. Angelina Jolie
Perception is our belief. Christina Reeves, The Mind is the Map
Truly understanding one’s self is the beginning of realizing potential. Joseph Goodman
To keep yourself motivated when things go wrong, you need to analyse where things went wrong. You have to be very realistic. Don't try to blame the rest of the world. The blame only lies with you. Recognize that immediately. Allan Sugar
In order to help someone, it’s always important to understand what kinds of things will be most helpful to that person in particular. Nicole Raheja, Redefining Positive
By using repetitive mental activities like positive thinking, we can retrain our brains to become more inclined toward positive feelings. Cyndie Spiegel, A Year of Positive Thinking
By gaining emotional strength, even on the bad days it is easier knowing what it will take to turn it around.
Suzie Doscher, Balance
Disgust and resolve are two of the great emotions that lead to change. Jim Rohn
Many of the best quotes are like the best poems: they point to a truth, but they don't spell it out. You get an insight, but it's up to you to figure out what to do with it, how to implement it. Russ Kick
In life as in golf, we all encounter turning points, moments of trial when everything accomplished up till then falls away and everything we stand for and believe is summoned forth for thorough examination.
Arnold Palmer, A Golfer's Life
We have all procrastinated in such a way, and often to our personal regret.
Tim Tebow, Through My Eyes
The reason it is sometimes difficult to think positively is that our minds are accustomed to thinking negatively. Andrian Teodoro, The Power of Positive Energy
Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over. Octavia Butler
Remember, your attitude toward a situation can help you to change it - you create the very atmosphere for defeat or victory. Franco Harris
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. George E. Woodberry
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory. Norman Vincent Peale
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It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies. Arthur Calwell
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart. Robert G. Ingersoll
I would rather lose in a cause that I know some day will triumph than to triumph in a cause that I know some day will fail. Wendell L. Willkie
We all do better when we work together. Our differences do matter, but our common humanity matters more. Bill Clinton.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Motivation is when your dreams put on work clothes.
Nothing can possibly be conceived in the world, or even out of it, which can be called good, without qualification, except a good will.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit. Aristotle
A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this world. He that has these two, has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them, will be but little the better for any thing else. John Locke
... decide what behavior you would like to create or change. Then, create a habit loop with a cue, routine, reward, and identify what would make you crave doing it so that really sticks with you.
M. J. White, Quotes That Inspire Wellbeing
The awareness that health is dependent upon habits that we control makes us the first generation in history that to a large extent determines its own destiny. Jimmy Carter
Success is the sum of small efforts - repeated day in and day out. Collier, Robert
A change in bad habits leads to a change in life. Craig, Jenny
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. Mahatma Gandhi
Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. Neil Gaiman
We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another. Veronica Roth
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. Kurt Vonnegut
I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time. Herbert Bayard Swope
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama XIV
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die life is a broken-winged bird, that cannot fly. Langston Hughes
Our words have creative power. Whenever we speak something, either good or bad, we give life to what we are saying ... They don’t realize they are prophesying their futures. The Scripture says, “We will eat the fruit of our words." That means we will get exactly what we’ve been saying.
Joel Osteen, I Declare
Whether small or big, our hearts long for a connection that relates and builds us up.
The Grumpy Guru, Teamwork Quotes
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action. William James
Another name for destiny is opportunity, once you miss it your destiny is gone. Michael Bassey Johnson
As long as there are ways we can serve, then we have a job to do. Marianne Williamson
Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work.
If you want to change the world… start off by making your bed.
William H. McRaven, Make Your Bed
I define a leader as anyone who takes responsibility for finding the potential in people and processes, and who has the courage to develop that potential. Brené Brown, Dare to Lead
Change might be fast and it isn't always easy. But with time and effort, almost any habit can be reshaped. Duhigg, Charles
Your little choices become habits that affect the bigger decisions you make in life. Elizabeth George
Your social networks may matter more than your genetic networks. But if your friends have healthy habits you are more likely to as well. So, get healthy friends. Hyman, Mark
A man who can’t bear to share his habits is a man who needs to quit them. King, Stephen
Habits change into character. Ovid
Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today.
A leader who envisions greatness in each of his or her followers soon sees greatness realized.
Cliff Mauer, How to Motivate Employees
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started. Marcus Garvey
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. Wilma Rudolph
As long as you have hope, you can continue to move forward. Don't ever lose hope. Catherine Pulsifer
Impossible is only another name for unbelief; hopeless is often the signature of doubt; incurable is but the present tense of of undiscovery. William Arthur Ward
Just never let go of hope. Just never quit dreaming. Jancarl Campi, Never Let Go of Hope
When there seems to be no hope, dare to find some. Steve Maraboli, Dare To Be
...when care is pressing you down a bit - rest if you must, but don't you quit.
Edgar A. Guest; from his poem Don't Quit
I truly believe that there is a hidden champion inside all of us, and we must have the courage to bring it out. David DeNotaris Feeling Your Way Through Life
No matter who does you wrong, you don't have to stay defeated. Disappointments are inevitable, but misery is optional. Joel Osteen
Every seed knows its time- all in good time. Russian Proverb
And don't be discouraged if you make a mistake, fix it and move on - that is how we learn!
Catherine and Byron Pulsifer
When confronted by failure, disappointment, or rejection, it may be far easier simply to give up. But this attitude can spell the difference between long-term success and a series of defeat. Amy E. Dean, Peace of Mind
Behind every success story is usually someone who beat the obstacles because he or she refused to accept the pessimist's view. Seymour Schulich, Get Smarter Life and Business
Find what you love - and do it! Life is too short to waste it doing something you don't enjoy. Diann B. Murr, Wake Up Successful
No one has ever achieved extreme success without being enthusiastic about taking action. Noel N
Would you like me to give you a formula for. . . .success? It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure. . . You're thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at all. . . You can be discouraged by failure--or you can learn from it. Thomas John Watson, Sr.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward. Thomas Alva Edison
If your morning drive to the office finds you discouraged by listening to negative morning news, consider creating a new environment by listening to your favorite music or to inspirational talks." Krista Regedanz 5 Ways to Combat Job Burnout
When life has you discouraged, the smallest act of kindness can change your whole day. Kattarin Kirk
Firefighters and police officers aren't born courageous. They, instead, personify the spirit of preserving life. Defeat is not in their vocabulary. Byron R. Pulsifer
You create you own stress when you procrastinate. Catherine Pulsifer
When you bury your hopes, dreams, and aspirations in the mud and decay of procrastination,
life stands still never to be grasped tightly and embraced before the winds of time dash it to the rocks of "what if"? Theodore W. Higgingsworth
Our diversity is our strength. What a dull and pointless life it would be if everyone was the same.
You are a powerful being. Do you realize the immense authority you have at this very moment to influence the world? Jason Harvey, Achieve Anything In Just One Year
In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing to do. The worst thing you can do is nothing. Theodore Roosevelt
Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday. Don Marquis
Don't wait for someone to take you under their wing. Find a good wing and climb up underneath it. Frank C. Bucaro
Don't wait for extraordinary circumstance to do good; try to use ordinary situations.
To be always intending to make a new and better life but never to find time to set about it is as...to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to the next until you're dead.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Since failure is just a process of discovering what works and what doesn't work, we must readjust our strategies and plow ahead again.
Demond Jackson, The 101 Most Powerful Success Quotes for High Achievers
Finding the energy to give just a little more effort is often the difference between failure and success.
Your greatest hero or heroine grew through failure and disappointment. Failure is the strength behind all personal experience.
Gillian Stokes, Personal Power
Never take failure personally, never take set backs in a social setting as evidence that you are not worth talking to.
Peter W. Murphy, Always Know What To Say
When I feel overwhelmed and my stress levels rise, I stop and step back from the situation and put the event in perspective. I always ask myself - what difference will this make in five years time?
God knows your destination but it is up to you to take the first step. Just the same
as a crop doesn't appear without being sown first. Byron R. Pulsifer
Character isn't inherited. One builds it daily by the way one thinks and acts, thought by thought, action by action. Helen Gahagan Douglas
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it. Harry Emerson Fosdick
An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied. Arnold Glascow
You can't do everything at once, but you can do something at once. Calvin Coolidge
Most people stop short of taking action; they spend more time thinking about what they need to do and analysing it all. This wastes so much time and energy. Time and energy that could be put to better use by taking action. Wendy Hearn
Worrying about the future is a useless act; it does nothing to improve the present. Tom Hodgkinson, How To Be Free
Despair, if channelled properly, can focus the mind so that genuine opportunity can come into view. Neville Gilfoy, The magic elixir, Progress Magazine
I've never been accused of contemplating to take action; I simply move forward without fanfare or broadcasting.
If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system. William James
People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. George Bernard Shaw
Nerves and butterflies are fine - they're a physical sign that you're mentally ready and eager. You have to get the butterflies to fly in formation, that's the trick. Steve Bull
Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which will never happen. James Russel Lowell