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"Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort."
Source-- Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of The United States of America
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"Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve."
Source: Leonardo da Vinci, Artist
"I've felt that dissatisfaction is the basis of progress. When we become satisfied in business, we become obsolete."
Source: J. Willard Marriott Sr., hotel executive
"Winning is important to me, but what brings me real joy is the experience of being fully engaged in whatever I'm doing."
Source: Phil Jackson, basketball coach
"Don't wish it were easier. Wish you were better."
Sourece: Jim Rohn (1930-2009), Motivational speaker, entrepreneur, and author
"Time is the coin of your life.
It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent.
Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you."
Source- Carl Sandburg, Poet (1878-1967), Writer and Editor
"It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours, and you'll drift in that direction."
Source: Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, CEO
"Leaders are people who can discern the inevitable and act accordingly. When people talk about business acumen, discernment is a big part of it. It's a bit like gut instinct, but a little more developed."
Source: Donald Trump Biography, Billionaire Real Estate Developer
"Today I will do what others won't, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can't."
Source: Jerry Rice, Football Player
"We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort."
Source: Jesse Owens, Olympic Athlete
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Source: Maya Angelou, Poet
"Successful people form the habit of doing what failures don't like to do. They like the results they get by doing what they don't necessarily enjoy. "
Source: Earl Nightingale, Motivational Speaker
"Comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, then a master. And then it becomes a tamer, and with a hook and whip it makes puppets of your larger desires."
Source: Kahlil Gibran, Poet, Visual Artist
"Three billion people on the face of the earth go to bed hungry every night, but four billion people go to bed every night hungry for a simple word of encouragement and recognition."
Source: Cavett Robert
"Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success. "
Source: Henry Ford, automaker
"What lies behind us, and what lies before us, are tiny matters compared to what lies within us."
Source: Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet
"Freedom lies in being bold."
Source:- Robert Frost, poet
"Kind words do not cost much. They never blister the tongue or lips. They make other people good-natured. They also produce their own image on men's souls, and a beautiful image it is."
-Source: Blaise Pascal, Writer
"High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation."
Source: Charles Kettering, Inventor
"You'll always miss 100% of the shots you don't take."
Source: Wayne Gretzky, Hockey Player
"You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you. "
Source: Dale Carnegie, author
"Making a decision usually means taking one of two roads. One is doing the right thing. To take the other road, you have to sit back and spin a story around the decision or action you are taking. If you find yourself thinking up an elaborate justification for what you are doing, you are not doing the right thing."
Source: Wayne Sales
"No matter how much success you're having, you can't continue working together if you can't communicate."
Source: Matt Cameron, Musician
Quotes on this page were found on refresher.com words of wisdom site and through Brian Tracey emails