Motivational Quotes G – O

Goal Setting

‘Without goals you are like a ship without a rudder – heading in no particular direction.’ – Roy Williams

‘Set your goals high, and don’t stop until you get there.’ – Bo Jackson

‘The beginning is half of every action.’ – David Allen

‘There’s only one way to start building your dream: stop talking and start doing.’ – Walt Disney

‘The possibility of realizing a dream is what makes life interesting.’ – Paulo Coelho

‘The secret of getting ahead is getting started.’ – Mark Twain

 ‘Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.’ –  Mark Twain

‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.’ ― Lao Tzu

‘Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.’ – Tony Robbins


‘Treat everyone you meet as if they were you.’ – Doug Dillon


‘What characterizes a good coach? What players will say about him when everything is over.’ – Pep Guardiola


‘Never say never, because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.’ –  Michael Jordan

‘If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.’ –  Bruce Lee


‘I’ve learned that something constructive comes from every defeat.’ –  Tom Landry


‘Doing nothing is better than being busy doing nothing.’ – Lao Tzu

‘Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.’ – Mother Teresa

‘Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor.’– Thich Nhat Hanh

‘Smile, breathe and go slowly.’ – Thich Nhat Hanh

‘Breathing in, I calm body and mind. Breathing out, I smile. Dwelling in the present moment, I know this is the only moment.’ – Thich Nhat Hanh

‘Life is available only in the present moment.’ – Thich Nhat Hanh

‘The feeling that any task is a nuisance will soon disappear if it is done in mindfulness.’ – Thich Nhat Hanh

‘The little things? The little moments? They aren’t little.’ – Jon Kabat-Zinn

‘Mindfulness is a way of befriending ourselves and our experience.’ – Jon Kabat-Zinn

‘The best way to capture moments is to pay attention. This is how we cultivate mindfulness.’ – Jon Kabat-Zinn

‘Mindfulness means being awake. It means knowing what you are doing.’ – Jon Kabat-Zinn

‘You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.’ – Jon Kabat-Zinn

‘You are the sky. Everything else is just the weather.’ – Pema Chödrön


‘Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.’ –  Morihei Ueshiba

‘What do you do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.’ – Dean Smith

‘I failed over and over again in my life, and that is why I succeeded.’ – Michael Jordan

‘It’s not really that much big of a deal – you brush it off and you come back. Defeat is the secret ingredient to success.’ – Conor McGregor

‘There’s no failure in pouring your heart, soul, and energy into something that doesn’t work. Rather, failure is not trying at all.’ – Jim Rohn

‘It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all.’ – J.K. Rowling

‘I hit a lot of bad shots. You need to laugh about them and keep moving.’ – Lorena Ochoa


‘You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.’ – Michael Jordan

‘I am a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments.’ – Roger Federer

‘Choose the positive. You have choice. You are master of your attitude, choose the POSITIVE, the CONSTRUCTIVE. Optimism is a faith that leads to success.’ – Bruce Lee

‘Cease negative mental chattering. If you think a thing is impossible, you’ll make it impossible. Pessimism blunts the tools you need to succeed.’ – Bruce Lee

‘I keep having vivid dreams of success. Then it’s time to sleep.’ – Conor McGregor

‘Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.’ – William James

‘Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.’ – Helen Keller

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