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Aim at nothing and you'll succeed.

Aim at perfection in everything, though in most things it is unattainable. However they who aim at it, and persevere, will come much nearer to it than those whose laziness and despondency make them give it up as unattainable.

Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.

All animals except man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it.

All men seek one goal: success or happiness.

An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.

An aspiration is a joy forever, a possession as solid as a landed estate, a fortune which we can never exhaust and which gives us year by year a revenue of pleasurable activity.

An athlete who tells you the training is always easy and always fun simply hasn't been there. Goals can be elusive which makes the difficult journey all the more rewarding.

As you emphasize your life, you must localize and define it... you cannot do everything.

Be a life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.

Before you begin a thing remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. ... You can only see one thing clearly, and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin.

Catching something is purely a byproduct of our fishing. It is the act of fishing that wipes away all grief, lightens all worry, dissolves all fear and anxiety.

Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.

Choosing a goal and sticking to it changes everything.

Circumstances may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal.

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.

Duties are what make life most worth living. Lacking them, you are not necessary to anyone.

Each time I leaped I seemed to touch the sky and when I regained earth it seemed to be mine alone.

Enjoyment is not a goal, it is a feeling that accompanies important ongoing activity.

Enthusiasm for one's goal lessens the disagreeableness of working toward it.


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