A collection of Special quotes
What the rich and famous and wise said
Thoughtful and attentive words to contenplate learn from
Note: Throughout history the rich, famous and wise have said things that have been recorded in the form of quotes. It is the study of these quotes that give insights into life.
Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top ups"
~ Author: Peter Davies
There is no stimulus like that which comes from the consciousness of knowing that others believe in us.
~: Orison Sweet Marden
A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning.
~ Pat Riley
"Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them."
~ John Maxwell
"People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents."
~ Andrew Carnegie
"An employee's motivation is a direct result of the sum of interactions with his or her manager."
~ Bob Nelson
"Motivation will almost always beat mere talent."
"Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going."
~ Jim Rohn
"Just go out there and do what you have to do."
~ Martina Navratilova
"What one relishes, nourishes"
~ Benjamin Franklin
"Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you."
~ William Arthur Ward
"Little by little one walks far"
~ Peruvian Proverb
"Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world."
~ T.S. Eliot
"Correction does much, but encouragement does more."
~ Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
"Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice."
~ Wayne Dyer
"An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots."
~ Charles F. Kettering
"Walking your talk is a great way to motivate yourself. No one likes to live a lie. Be honest with yourself, and you will find the motivation to do what you advise others to do."
~ Vince Poscente
"People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily."
~ Zig Ziglar
"Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people."
"Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can't miss."
~ Lee Iacocca