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One of the most essential things you need to do for yourself is to choose a goal that is important to you. Perfection does not exist -- you can always do better and you can always grow.
 

Other people's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
 

Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.
 

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it you will land among the stars.
[Goals]
 

Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
 

Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
 

Take action in order to move toward your goals.
 

The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.
 

The things you want are always possible; it is just that the way to get them is not always apparent. The only real obstacle in your path to a fulfilling life is you, and that can be a considerable obstacle because you carry the baggage of insecurities and past experience.
 

There are winners, there are losers and there are people who have not yet learned how to win.
 

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
 

Unlike productions in the other arts, all television shows are born to destroy two other shows.
 

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.
 

We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams.
[Active]
 

When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.
 

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation -- it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.
 

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
 

You are the only real obstacle in your path to a fulfilling life.
 

You can't get out of life alive.
 

You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.
[Change]
 


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