Quotes by motivation

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  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Dwight D. Eisenhower
    American president 1890-1969
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    Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    Motivation is the fuel, necessary to keep the human engine running.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
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    NASA's been one of the most successful public investments in motivating students to do well and achieve all they can achieve, and it's sad that we are turning the program in a direction where it will reduce the amount of motivation it provides to young people.
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
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    No matter how good you are at planning, the pressure never goes away. So I don't fight it. I feed off it. I turn pressure into motivation to do my best.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
  • Bruno Rossi
    Bruno Rossi
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    The initial motivation of the experiment which led to this discovery was a subconscious feeling for the inexhaustible wealth of nature, a wealth that goes far beyond the imagination of man.
  • Pat Riley
    Pat Riley
    American basketball coach 1945-
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    There's always the motivation of wanting to win. Everybody has that. But a champion needs, in his attitude, a motivation above and beyond winning.
  • Anita Desai
    Anita Desai
    Indian novelist 1937-
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    Usually a feeling of disappointment follows the book, because what I hoped to write is not what I actually accomplished. However, it becomes a motivation to write the next book.
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
    Les Brown
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    Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter F. Drucker
    American management consultant and writer 1909-
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    We know nothing about motivation. All we can do is write books about it.
  • Walter Savage Landor
    Walter Savage Landor
    British poet 1775-1864
    Walter Savage Landor
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    We talk on principal, but act on motivation.
  • Bjorn Ulvaeus
    Bjorn Ulvaeus
    Swedish songwriter, producer, member of ABBA 1945-
    Bjorn Ulvaeus
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    We will never appear on stage again. There is simply no motivation to re-group. Money is not a factor and we would like people to remember us as we were. Young, exuburent, full of energy and ambition.
    Source: Daily Telegraph, 5 Jul 2008
  • Ann Druyan
    Ann Druyan
    American writer 1949-
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    Well, I actually grew up in the sixties. I feel very lucky, actually, that that was my slice of time that I was dealt. Let's remember that the real motivation in the sixties, and even in the fifties, was the Cold War.
  • Alfred Hitchcock
    Alfred Hitchcock
    English moviedirector 1899-1980
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    When an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say, 'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation?, ' I say, 'Your salary.'
  • Brad Feld
    Brad Feld
    American entrepreneur, and author
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    When I struggled with a depressive episode in 2013, I realized that I had a glitch in my thinking about my own motivation. I had separated learning and teaching into different concepts.
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