Quotes: motivation

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  • Tom Landry
    Tom Landry
    American football player and coach 1924-
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    I don't believe in team motivation. I believe in getting a team prepared so it knows it will have the necessary confidence when it steps on a field and be prepared to play a good game.
  • Pat Riley
    Pat Riley
    American basketball coach 1945-
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    A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning.
  • Bob Nelson
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    An employee's motivation is a direct result of the sum of interactions with his or her manager.
  • Abraham H. Maslow
    Abraham H. Maslow
    American psychologist 1908-1970
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    Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of human motivation, could be revolutionized by accepting the reality of higher human needs, including the impulse to self actualization and the love for the highest values.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Deficiency motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you are.
  • Mario Andretti
    Mario Andretti
    Italian-born American former racing driver 1940-
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    Desire is the key to motivation, but it's the determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
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    Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.
    Source: Year to Success
  • Barry Malzberg
    Barry Malzberg
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    Events, I say to the Captain, events control our lives, although we have no understanding of them nor do they have any motivation. Everything is blind chance, happenstance, occurrence; in an infinite universe anything can happen. After the fact we find reasons.
    Source: Beyond Apollo Ch. 60
  • Bella Thorne
    Bella Thorne
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    Everyone suffers some injustice in life, and what better motivation than to help others not suffer in the same way.
  • Barry Sanders
    Barry Sanders
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    In all the time that people have known me, has anyone ever heard me talk about the importance of rushing records or finishing with the most touchdowns? So if that's never been important to me, then why would that be a motivation to keep playing?
  • Lou Holtz
    Lou Holtz
    American football coach 1937-
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    It's not my job to motivate players. They bring extraordinary motivation to our program. It's my job not to de-motivate them.
  • Bjorn Borg
    Bjorn Borg
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    It's tough when you're No. 1. You don't have any private life, you can't even walk anywhere. I think that was one reason why I lost my motivation to play tennis.
  • Ben Zobrist
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    Knowing the opportunity to win a championship here in Chicago, right now, that's the main motivation for me.
  • Donald Trump
    Donald Trump
    American businessman 1946-
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    Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.
  • Jim Rohn
    Jim Rohn
    American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 1930-2009
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    Motivation alone is not enough. If you have an idiot and you motivate him, now you have a motivated idiot.
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