Best 2 294 of Achievement quotes - MyQuotes
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
If it's achievement that you place your value in, you're never going to achieve enough. If it's power, you always need to wield power over others. If it's money, you'll never be rich enough. But if you do something and are a part of what is happening, then you're always in it and it's always enough.
It is a law of life that human beings, even the geniuses among them, do not pride themselves on their actual achievements but thatthey want to impress others, want to be admired and respected because of things of much lower import and value.
Our individualism is rooted in our very nature. It is based on conviction born of experience. Equal opportunity, the demand for a fair chance, became the formula of American Individualism because it is the method of American achievement.
Lailah Gifty Akita
You are an achiever, aim high.
We are what we are because of the hard work, insights and achievements of countless others.
I knew very little or nothing about the Olympics. Having qualified was itself a big achievement for me, and then being there was quite overwhelming. Although I lost in the opening round, but the fact that I fought well was enough for me to take away from Athens.
Progress is a vague concept, if there is no vision to progress towards.
At the bottom of the mountain you have your scoffers and doubters, by midpoint you have your envious and haters, and when you reach to the top you have new friends and family you never met or thought existed.
The person who really wants to do something finds a way; the other finds an excuse.
The pleasure derived from viewing the achievements of others, coupled with a true appreciation of nature, sharpens the desire to express pictorially.
I stood for parliament with the amazing support and help of my ex-husband, but it's not something that was handed to me like a peerage. I worked hard and was elected. So my achievements, such as they are, are my own.
It is the fate of every great achievement to be pounced upon by pedants and imitators who drain it of life and turn it into an orthodoxy which stifles all stirrings of originality.
Enjoy your achievements as well as your plans.
Each new day offers endless potential, for what can be achieved.
Lailah Gifty Akita
It does not matter how long it takes to reach the goal. With persistent focus, commitment and enthusiasm, you will make it a reality.
You can't achieve anything without getting in someone's way. You can't be detached and effective.
Never hide even the tiniest of your achievements. Whatever they are they still define you.
Iain M. Banks
I could try composing wonderful musical works, or day-long entertainment epics, but what would that do? Give people pleasure? My wiping this table gives me pleasure. And people come to a clean table, which gives them pleasure. And anyway" - the man laughed - "people die; stars die; universes die. What is any achievement, however great it was, once time itself is dead? Of course, if all I did was wipe tables, then of course it would seem a mean and despicable waste of my huge intellectual potential. But because I choose to do it, it gives me pleasure. And," the man said with a smile, "it's a good way of meeting people. So where are you from, anyway?
To all what we have not tried, we would never wish to try if we knew that we would fail.
Definiteness of purpose with positive mental attitude is the starting point of all worthwhile achievement.
Mankind's greatest achievements have come about by talking and its greatest failures by not talking. It doesn’t have to be like this.
For the first time in 15 years, Georgia this winter has its electric power guaranteed without deficit. This is a historic achievement.
Enthusiasm is the key not only to the achievement of great things but to the accomplishment of any thing that is worthwhile.
So try not to see something in particular; try not to achieve anything special. You already have everything in your own pure quality. If you understand this ultimate fact, there is no fear. There may be some difficulty, of course, but there is no fear.
If you are passionate about something, then give your whole soul to it, but be careful my friend, not to ignore that one person in pursuit of your goal, who has been your only support when everyone else mocked at you.
The quality of the article should be its greatest achievement.
I think the biggest achievement of my life is that I followed my heart when I knew what it wanted, and had faith in destiny when I didn't know what it held.
All the best artists have shown that the greatest achievement in the production of fine color is the concealment of pigments, and not the parade of them; and we may say the same of execution.
The sated day is never first The best day is a day of thirst Yes, there is goal and meaning in our path - but it is the way that is the labour's worth.
I have put [the word] "discoveries" in inverted commas because scientific results, perhaps as much at least as artistic achievements, are a product of contemporary taste, driven by momentary appetites rather than eternal verities.
The remarkable thing is that it is the crowded life that is most easily remembered. A life full of turns, achievements, disappointments, surprises, and crises is a life full of landmarks. The empty life has even its few details blurred, and cannot be remembered with certainty.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Civilization owes to the Islamic world some of its most important tools and achievements...the Muslim genius has added much to the culture of all peoples.
There are some people who call themselves great achievers and they are also desperate for the spotlight just to quench their bloated egos.
Throughout history, politicians have used other people's property to buy themselves power. That is the primary achievement of the welfare state.
Starting and profitably running a business is not just some achievement, it is heroism.
The leader’s joy is the success of change, the evidence of progress and the actualization of a better life.
Md. Ziaul Haque
Many scholars say that 'enlightenment' does not exist and it can never be achieved by meditation. In my eyes, meditation is the key to 'feel' or, as they popularly say, 'achieve' enlightenment. Since physical exercise helps to maintain a healthy body, similarly meditation helps to maintain a healthy mind. So, if the mind is healthy or sound, then it can surely do wonders!
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.
Freedom is formed by achieving your true desires.
So far, we have only seen a glimpse of the human possibilities.
If a man realizes who he is, he understands that if he must, he can start from the beginning and achieve success again
Ana Claudia Antunes
Achievement is no hocus-pocus. It's focus, focus!
If you can’t move a mountain by faith, move it by carrying away stone by stone.
William Dean Howells
See how today's achievement is only tomorrow's confusion;See how possession always cheapens the thing that was precious.
It is possible that an individual may be successful, largely because he conserves all his powers for individual achievement and does not put any of his energy into the training which will give him the ability to act with others. The individual acts promptly, and we are dazzled by his success while only dimly conscious of the inadequacy of his code.
For every achievement, there is a critic to devalue its worth.
Fame due to the achievements of the mind never perishes.
The aim of science is, on the one hand, as complete a comprehension as possible of the connection between perceptible experiences in their totality, and, on the other hand, the achievement of this aim by employing a minimum of primary concepts and relations.
If you dont see me on tour, its because I have found happiness away from winning, and that might be the biggest achievement I could ever accomplish.