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Motivation Quotes


These are some of the best 'Motivation' quotations and sayings.

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A loafer never works except when there is a fire; then he will carry out more furniture than anybody.

A man who is afraid will do anything.

A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.

A team that has character doesn't need stimulation.

Accurate information is a key part of motivation.

Acting was a way out at first. A way out of not knowing what to do, a way of focusing ambitions. And the ambition wasn't for fame. The ambition was to do an interesting job.

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

All I want out of life is that when I walk down the street, folks will say, "There goes the greatest hitter who ever lived."

All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

Always in a moment of extreme danger things can be done which had previously been thought impossible.

Anxiety and conscience are a powerful pair of dynamos. Between them, they have ensured that I shall work hard, but they cannot ensure that one shall work at anything worthwhile.

Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.

As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is death.

Beware of trying to accomplish anything by force.

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Don't let other people tell you what you want.

Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition. Whether it be true or not, I can say for one that I have no other so great as that of being truly esteemed of my fellow men, by rendering myself worthy of their esteem. How far I shall succeed in gratifying this ambition, is yet to be developed.

Every true man, sir, who is a little above the level of the beasts and plants, lives so as to give a meaning and a value to his own life.

Everyone expects to go further than his father went; everyone expects to be better than he was born and every generation has one big impulse in its heart-to exceed all the other generations of the past in all the things that make life worth living.

Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, "Make me feel important." Never forget this message when working with people.


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