Quotes: achievement

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  • Wilferd Arlan Peterson
    Wilferd Arlan Peterson
    American author 1900-1995
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    Big thinking precedes great achievement.
  • The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
  • John Wooden
    John Wooden
    American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
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    Don't mistake activity for achievement.
  • Florence Scovel Shinn
    Florence Scovel Shinn
    American artist, writer
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    Every great work, every great accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel Smiles
    Scottish writer 1812-1904
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    ''Where there is a will there is a way.'' is an old true saying. He who resolves upon doing a thing, by that very resolution often scales the barriers to it, and secures its achievement. To think we are able, is almost to be so - to determine upon attainment is frequently attainment itself.
  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
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    Art, the one achievement of Man which has made the long trip up from all fours seem well advised.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.
  • Alice Koller
    Alice Koller
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    Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.
  • Bart Conner
    Bart Conner
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    Chance can allow you to accomplish a goal every once in a while, but consistent achievement happens only if you love what you are doing.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.
  • Edward Dahlberg
    Edward Dahlberg
    American novelist, essayist and autobiographer 1900-1977
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    Everything ultimately fails, for we die, and that is either the penultimate failure or our most enigmatical achievement.
  • Charles F. Kettering
    Charles F. Kettering
    American inventor 1876-1958
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    Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.
  • Fascism is a European inquietude. It is a way of knowing everything - history, the State, the achievement of the proletarianization of public life, a new way of knowing the phenomena of our epoch.
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
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    For unflagging interest and enjoyment, a household of children, if things go reasonably well, certainly all other forms of success and achievement lose their importance by comparison.
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