Inspiring Quotes for Goal Setting

We all need a little inspiration and motivation with our goal setting. Enjoy some quotes to give you that extra push!

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“Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals.
If you aren’t grateful for what you already have, what makes you think you would be happy with more.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.”
~ Ursula K. Le Guin, The Left Hand of Darkness

“Aim higher in case you fall short.”
~ Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

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~ Albert Einstein

“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.”
~ Louisa May Alcott

“You never know what’s around the corner. It could be everything. Or it could be nothing. You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and you’ve climbed a mountain.”
~ Tom Hiddleston

“Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.”
~ Eleanor Roosevelt

“Whenever you want to achieve something, keep your eyes open, concentrate and make sure you know exactly what it is you want. No one can hit their target with their eyes closed.”
~ Paulo Coelho, The Devil and Miss Prym

“A busy, vibrant, goal-oriented woman is so much more attractive than a woman who waits around for a man to validate her existence.”
~ Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass

“If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality.”
~ Dr Roopleen

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~ Shannon Alder

“A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.”
~ Bruce Lee

“It’s not hard to decide what you want your life to be about. What’s hard, she said, is figuring out what you’re willing to give up in order to do the things you really care about.”
~ Shauna Niequist, Bittersweet: Thoughts on Change, Grace, and Learning the Hard Way

“Focus on your goals, not your fear.
Focus like a laser beam on your goals.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

“When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.”
~ Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century

“A year from now you may wish you had started today.”
~ Karen Lamb

“Micro meditations should be performed with very little activity. These practices should not be associated with any goal, concept or belief.”
~ Amit Ray, Yoga and Vipassana: An Integrated Life Style

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.”― Albert Einsteinla (2)“Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.”
~ Rabindranath Tagore

“Dream your own dreams, achieve your own goals. Your journey is your own and unique.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

“To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles.”
~ T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with “The Divine Presence”

“Make New Year’s goals. Dig within, and discover what you would like to have happen in your life this year. This helps you do your part. It is an affirmation that you’re interested in fully living life in the year to come.Goals give us direction. They put a powerful force into play on a universal, conscious, and subconscious level. Goals give our life direction.What would you like to have happen in your life this year? What would you like to do, to accomplish? What good would you like to attract into your life? What particular areas of growth would you like to have happen to you? What blocks, or character defects, would you like to have removed?What would you like to attain? Little things and big things? Where would you like to go? What would you like to have happen in friendship and love? What would you like to have happen in your family life?What problems would you like to see solved? What decisions would you like to make? What would you like to happen in your career?Write it down. Take a piece of paper, a few hours of your time, and write it all down – as an affirmation of you, your life, and your ability to choose. Then let it go.The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.”
~ Melody Beattie, The Language of Letting Go: Daily Meditations on Codependency

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~ E. Joseph Cossman

“Courage doesn’t happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life.”
~ Shannon L. Alder

“Accepting oneself does not preclude an attempt to become better.”
~ Flannery O’Connor

“Don’t let mental blocks control you. Set yourself free. Confront your fear and turn the mental blocks into building blocks.”
~ Dr Roopleen, Words to inspire the winner in YOU

“You may be the only person left who believes in you, but it’s enough. It takes just one star to pierce a universe of darkness. Never give up.”
~ Richelle E. Goodrich
“Your complaints, your drama, your victim mentality, your whining, your blaming, and all of your excuses have NEVER gotten you even a single step closer to your goals or dreams. Let go of your nonsense. Let go of the delusion that you DESERVE better and go EARN it! Today is a new day!”
~ Steve Maraboli
Are you inspired to get started with your goals? These quotes will motivate you! #quotes #quotesforgoals #goalquotes #goals“Life always begins with one step outside of your comfort zone.”
~ Shannon L. Alder
“When you reach for the stars, you are reaching for the farthest thing out there. When you reach deep into yourself, it is the same thing, but in the opposite direction. If you reach in both directions, you will have spanned the universe.”
~ Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration
“Sometimes that mountain you’ve been climbing is just a grain of sand, and what you’ve been up there searching for forever, is in your hands. When you figure out love is all that matters after all it sure makes everything else seem so small.”
~ Carrie Underwood
“If you’re bored with life, if you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don’t have enough goals.”
~ Lou Holtz
“The world’s greatest achievers have been those who have always stayed focused on their goals and have been consistent in their efforts.”
~ Dr Roopleen, Words to inspire the winner in YOU
“Even a snail will eventually reach its destination.”
~ Gail Tsukiyama, The Street of a Thousand Blossoms
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~ Anthony Robbins
“Dare to dream! If you did not have the capability to make your wildest wishes come true, your mind would not have the capacity to conjure such ideas in the first place. There is no limitation on what you can potentially achieve, except for the limitation you choose to impose on your own imagination. What you believe to be possible will always come to pass – to the extent that you deem it possible. It really is as simple as that.”
~ Anthon St. Maarten
“Become the leader of your life. Lead yourself to where you want to be. Breathe life back into your ambitions, your desires, your goals, your relationships.”
~ Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience
“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.”
~ Michelangelo Buonarroti
“Great goals make great people. People cannot hit what they do not aim for.”
~ Roy T. Bennett
“When you stop living your life based on what others think of you real life begins. At that moment, you will finally see the door of self acceptance opened.”
~ Shannon L. Alder
“To dream of success is to set a goal of where you want to be; to wake up, take action, and achieve it is what true success is all about.”
~ Idowu Koyenikan, Wealth for all Africans: How Every African Can Live the Life of Their Dreams
“Not all dreamers are winners, but all winners are dreamers. Your dream is the key to your future. The Bible says that, “without a vision (dream), a people perish.” You need a dream, if you’re going to succeed in anything you do.”
~ Mark Gorman
“Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer the goal.”
~ Elbert Hubbard
“…it’s very much like your trying to reach infinity. You know that it’s there, you just don’t know where-but just because you can never reach it doesn’t mean that it’s not worth looking for.”
~ Norton Juster
Are you inspired to get started with your goals? These quotes will motivate you! #quotes #quotesforgoals #goalquotes #goals“There’s no reason to have a plan B because it distracts from plan A.”
~ Will Smith
“The most important thing is this: to sacrifice what you are now for what you can become tomorrow.”
~ Shannon Alder
“What do you mean I have to wait for someone’s approval?  I’m someone.  I approve.  So I give myself permission to move forward with my full support!”
~ Richelle E. Goodrich
“Be practical as well as generous in your ideals. Keep your eyes on the stars, but remember to keep your feet on the ground.”
~ Theodore Roosevelt
“The strong-minded rise to the challenge of their goals and dreams. The weak-minded become haters.”
~ Steve Maraboli
“All great beginnings start in the dark, when the moon greets you to a new day at midnight.”
~ Shannon L. Alder
“Disappointment is really just a term for our refusal to look on the bright side.”
~ Richelle E. Goodrich
“The difference between greed and ambition is a greedy person desires things he isn’t prepared to work for.”
~ Habeeb Akande
“We may place blame, give reasons, and even have excuses; but in the end, it is an act of cowardice to not follow your dreams.”
~ Steve Maraboli

“The comfort zone is a psychological state in which one feels familiar, safe, at ease, and secure.If you always do what is easy and choose the path of least resistance, you never step outside your comfort zone. Great things don’t come from comfort zones.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

“While intent is the seed of manifestation, action is the water that nourishes the seed. Your actions must reflect your goals in order to achieve true success.”
~ Steve Maraboli
“What’s important is that you make the leap. Jump high and hard with intention and heart. Pay no mind to the vision that the commission made up. It’s up to you to make your life. Take what you have and stack it up like a tower of teetering blocks. Build your dream around that.”
~ Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar
“The most critical time in any battle is not when I’m fatigued, it’s when I no longer care.”
~ Craig D. Lounsbrough
Are you inspired to get started with your goals? These quotes will motivate you! #quotes #quotesforgoals #goalquotes #goals“Life’s trials will test you, and shape you, but don’t let them change who you are.”
~ Aaron Lauritsen
“It’s in those quiet little towns, at the edge of the world, that you will find the salt of the earth people who make you feel right at home.”
~ Aaron Lauritsen
“If life didn’t give you at least one person not wanting you to succeed then half of us would lose are motivation to climb that cliff, in order to prove them wrong.”
~ Shannon Alder
“Don’t think about what can happen in a month. Don’t think about what can happen in a year. Just focus on the 24 hours in front of you and do what you can to get closer to where you want to be.”
~ Eric Thomas
“A boat is always safe in the harbor, but that’s not what boats are built for.”
~ Katie Couric, The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives
“When you experience a negative circumstance or event, do not dwell on it. Be proactive – put your attention on what you need to do to bring the situation to a positive result.”
~ Rodolfo Costa, Advice My Parents Gave Me: and Other Lessons I Learned from My Mistakes
“Although goals are important, having a plan of action is vital to the success of those goals. Having a goal with no plan of action is like wanting to travel to a new destination without having a map.”
~ Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free
“Remember how far you’ve come, and you won’t have to rely on a destiny for your future. It will come on your own.”
~ Shannon A. Thompson, Seconds Before Sunrise
“Let today be the day you stop having conflict between your actions and your goals and finally align your greatest intent with your purposeful actions, creating a universal symphony serenading your success!”
~ Steve Maraboli
“Don’t let your plans or goals become more important than yourself, or the ones you care about! :)”
~ José N. Harris
“It is important that when we make a resolution, or establish a goal, that we take the ~ Steve Maraboli
Are you inspired to get started with your goals? These quotes will motivate you! #quotes #quotesforgoals #goalquotes #goals“Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.”
~ Brian Tracy
“Some lean back. But those who lean forward are poised to cross the finish-line, first!”
~ T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with “The Divine Presence
“Where we fall are the stepping-stones for our journey.”
~ Lolly Daskal
“If you have a painting in you, paint. If you have a song to sing, sing. Don’t judge your creation. Just create it. Banish doubt and fear and step out of your own way if you have to. Write if you’re a writer and invent if you’re an inventor. Do what you were born to do. Only then will you know a remarkable life.”
~ Toni Sorenson
“You have had a dream for so many years. Let today be the day you make a plan for it. Just think about how much more likely you are to hit your target when you finally aim at it.”
~ Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience
“When it comes to fighting for your dreams, be a dragon. Breathe fire.”
~ Richelle E. Goodrich

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