Words of encouragement for accomplishments (51+)

Words of encouragement for accomplishments

  • “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “If you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing.”― Coco Chanel
  • “What you do in this world is a matter of no consequence. The question is what can you make people believe you have done.”― Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet
  • “I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.”― Edward Everett Hale
  • “So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.”― Malcolm X, The Autobiography Of Malcolm X
  • “It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.”― Harry S. Truman
  • “There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don’t care who gets the credit.”― Ronald Reagan
  • “Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.”― Horace Mann
  • “Always believe in yourself and always stretch yourself beyond your limits. Your life is worth a lot more than you think because you are capable of accomplishing more than you know. You have more potential than you think, but you will never know your full potential unless you keep challenging yourself and pushing beyond your own self imposed limits.”― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart
  • “Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It’s not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it’s a day you’ve had everything to do and you’ve done it.”― Margaret Thatcher
  • “Accomplish but do not boast, accomplish without show, accomplish without arrogance, accomplish without grabbing, accomplish without forcing.”― Lao Tzu
  • “The harder you fall, the heavier your heart; the heavier your heart, the stronger you climb; the stronger you climb, the higher your pedestal.”― Criss Jami, Killosophy
  • “The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.”― Jimmy Johnson
  • “Failure is constructive feedback that tells you to try a different approach to accomplish what you want.”― Idowu Koyenikan, Wealth for All: Living a Life of Success at the Edge of Your Ability
  • “There is no progress or accomplishment without sacrifice.”― Idowu Koyenikan, Wealth for All: Living a Life of Success at the Edge of Your Ability
  • “Great things are done when men and mountains meet.”― William Blake
  • “The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.”― Elbert Hubbard
  • “You are never given a dream without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.”― Richard Bach
  • “Many people say I’m the best women’s soccer player in the world. I don’t think so. And because of that, someday I just might be.”― Mia Hamm
  • “To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.”― Anatole France
  • “As Aristotle said, ‘Excellence is a habit.’ I would say furthermore that excellence is made constant through the feeling that comes right after one has completed a work which he himself finds undeniably awe-inspiring. He only wants to relax until he’s ready to renew such a feeling all over again because to him, all else has become absolutely trivial.”― Criss Jami, Killosophy
  • “It doesn’t matter how great your shoes are if you don’t accomplish anything in them.”― Martina Boone, Compulsion
  • “Where I was born and where and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest.”― Georgia O’Keeffe
  • “Do it badly; do it slowly; do it fearfully; do it any way you have to, but do it.”― Steve Chandler, Reinventing Yourself: How to Become the Person You’ve Always Wanted to Be
  • “Now the wren has gone to roost and the sky is turnin’ gold
  • And like the sky my soul is also turnin’
  • Turnin’ from the past, at last and all I’ve left behind”― Ray Lamontagne, God Willin’ & the Creek Don’t Rise
  • “By loving them for more than their abilities we show our children that they are much more than the sum of their accomplishments.”― Eileen Kennedy-Moore, Smart Parenting for Smart Kids: Nurturing Your Child’s True Potential
  • “If you reach for the stars, you just might land on a decently sized hill.”― Stuart Hill, The Cry of the Icemark
  • “Do the best you can in every task, no matter how unimportant it may seem at the time. No one learns more about a problem than the person at the bottom.”― Sandra Day O’Connor
  • “If you feel obsessed to prove something to the world,
  • then you’d need world attention to be able to prove it.”― Toba Beta, Betelgeuse Incident: Insiden Bait Al-Jauza
  • “If you can’t do great things, Mother Teresa used to say, do little things with great love. If you can’t do them with great love, do them with a little love. If you can’t do them with a little love, do them anyway.
  • Love grows when people serve.”― John Ortberg, The Me I Want to Be: Becoming God’s Best Version of You
  • “If what you have done yesterday still looks big to you, you haven’t done much today.”― Mikhail S. Gorbachev
  • “If you’re going to do something, strive to do it better than anyone else. Do it all the way. If you’re going to half-ass it, why bother?”― Ashly Lorenzana
  • “What part soever you take upon you, play that as well as you can and make the best of it.”― Sir Thomas More
  • “It’s no use saying, “We are doing our best.” You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.”― Winston S. Churchill
  • “If you have a good idea, use it so that you will not only accomplish something, but so that you can make room for new ones to flow into you.”― Deng Ming-Dao, Everyday Tao: Living with Balance and Harmony
  • “Write down 10 things you would do in your life if you had absolutely no fear. Then pick one of them and do it.”― Steve Chandler, Reinventing Yourself: How to Become the Person You’ve Always Wanted to Be
  • “You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you have to overcome to reach your goals.”― Booker T. Washington
  • “To be successful, one has to be one of three bees – the queen bee, the hardest working bee, or the bee that does not fit in.”― Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem
  • “It’s amazing how much you can get done if you don’t worry about who gets the credit.”― Dallin H. Oaks
  • “It is a mistake to think that moving fast is the same as actually going somewhere.”― Steve Goodier
  • “One of the great achievements of science has been, if not to make it impossible for intelligent people to be religious, then at least to make it possible for them not to be religious. We should not retreat from this accomplishment.”― Steven Weinberg
  • “I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.”― Edward Everett Hale
  • “It is important that when we make a resolution, or establish a goal, that we take the ACTION necessary to accomplish that goal.”― Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free
  • “Do not constantly spend your time complaining about a problem you may be having or may be up against, focus your time toward correcting the problem. Always remember, Time is value!”― Victoria addino
  • “Human beings are the only ones in nature who are aware that they will die. For that reason and only for that reason, I have a profound respect for the human race, and I believe that its future is going to be much better than its present. Even knowing that their days are numbered and that everything will end when they least expect it, people make of their lives a battle that is worthy of a being with eternal life. What people regard as vanity-leaving great works, having children, acting in such a way as to prevent one’s name from being forgotten- I regard as the highest expression of human dignity.”― Paulo Coelho, The Pilgrimage
  • “There’s always stuff to work on. You’re never there.”― Tiger Woods
  • “Genius is independent of situation.”― Charles Churchill
  • “Integrity is a powerful force, keeping you alive to others long after you’ve left their presence.”
  • ― Mollie Marti
  • “Nothing that happens to you was meant to be. The only thing about you that was meant to be is you. Blaze your own trail.”― George Alexiou
  • “To develop emotional and erotic intelligence we need to practice enlarging our inner passion at every moment. It doesn’t matter what’s going on in our world, or even how we feel about ourselves in the moment. In fact, the best time to accomplishing something may be when we least feel like trying, because the hopeless part of ourselves most needs the light.”― Alexandra Katehakis, Mirror of Intimacy: Daily Reflections on Emotional and Erotic Intelligence
  • “FOCUS = Follow On Course Until Successful.”― Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
  • “Imagine in vibrant, wonderful detail your heart’s desire—a reality only you can envision, an adventure only you can direct. Then cradle your creation. Caress it. Mold it. Coddle it until it comes to life.
  • And when your precious treasure grows so grand as to steal your breath away, set it free for all the world to experience. For that is how you live your dreams.”― Richelle Goodrich, Eena, The Curse of Wanyaka Cave
  • “Ned passed the next few minutes quietly not dying in his office, and was pleased with how well it was going. He’d stayed alive longer, but now that he was concentrating on it, it felt more like an accomplishment.”― A. Lee Martinez, In the Company of Ogres
  • “Don`t allow ignorance to further enslave your destiny.”― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper
  • “In my experience, there’s no secret to accomplishing almost any goal worth pursuing.”― Lauren Graham, Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between
  • “We should recognize the reality that just because something is good is not sufficient reason for doing it. The number of good things we can do far exceeds the time available to accomplish them.”― Dallin H. Oaks
  • “Courage to me is doing something daring, no matter how afraid, insecure, intimidated, alone, unworthy, incapable, ridiculed or whatever other paralyzing emotion you might feel. Courage is taking action…..no matter what. So you’re afraid? Be afraid. Be scared silly to the point you’re trembling and nauseous, but do it anyway!”― Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway: Quotes, Verse, and Grumblings for Every Day of the Year
  • “Your value lies not in status or title, but in the roots of your character and depth of your compassion.”― Mollie Marti
  • “Spiritual literature can be a great aid to an aspirant, or it can be a terrible hindrance. If it is used to inspire practice, motivate compassion, ad nourish devotion, it serves a very valuable purpose. If scriptural study is used for mere intellectual understanding, for pride of accomplishment, or as a substitute for actual practice, then one is taking in too much mental food, which is sure to result in intellectual indigestion. (152)”― Prem Prakash, The Yoga of Spiritual Devotion A Modern Translation of the Narada Bhakti Sutras
  • “No matter how short or long your journey to your accomplishment is, if you don’t begin you can’t get there. Beginning is difficult, but unavoidable!”― Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes
  • “There’s sometimes a tugging feeling you get to push further when you aren’t being challenged enough or when things get too comfortable.”― Criss Jami, Killosophy
  • “Satisfaction in life doesn’t jump on you, you work for it, you earn it. You will not sit in a place, fold your hands and expect to be satisfied with life.”― Agu, Jaachynma N.E., The Best Option
  • “You can actually recreate your world with the Word of the Creator in your mouth.”― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper
  • “If all the world’s a stage, I suggest you start performing at your best.”― Rob Liano
  • “Not every hen lay eggs. Not every hen that lays eggs gets them hatched. Not everyone born with greatness becomes as such. Go, hatch your eggs.”― Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes
  • “It starts off like climbing a tree or solving a puzzle – poetry, if nothing else, is just fun to write. But deeper into each and every piece, you no longer hesitate to call it work. It’s passion. A poet’s sense of lyrical accomplishment is then his food and water, his means of survival.”― Criss Jami, Killosophy
  • “The key is the ability, whether innate or conditioned, to find the other side of the rote, the picayune, the meaningless, the repetitive, the pointlessly complex. To be, in a word, unborable … If you are immune to boredom, there is literally nothing you cannot accomplish.”― David Foster Wallace, The Pale King
  • “Smile. Give Earth the biggest smile you’ve got. See every glimmer of light in the scariest, darkest sky. And when people think you’re crazy, then you know you’ve accomplished something very few dare to try.”― Lana M.H. Wilder
  • “Cassie fumbled helplessly beneath the shade of the ancient oak, still searching for her second shoe.The first had been easy to find, having landed close to where she had kicked it off; and when her hand had finally encountered it, she clutched it to her breast in a gesture of smug triumph. For one brief moment, she felt a twinge of sympathy for the sighted people who would never experience such sweet victory from a task as simple as finding a shoe.”― Melinda Cross
  • “Knowledge is very vital in life`s transformation and transition”― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper
  • “There is really nothing you gain from being a pauper rather you loose every thing.”― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper
  • “Yes, all you need do is to change your orientation and have faith in the Lord Jesus Christ that He can make you whole, change your status, and add value to your destiny.”― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper
  • “You can only be fulfilled and accomplished in life when you effectively maximize yourself”― Sunday Adelaja
  • “Life will be a whole lot better if we understand what our salvation in Christ means.”― Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper
  • “Grace bends the rule for us when we accomplish in a few days what could have taken a lifetime to achieve.”― Michael Bassey Johnson, The Book of Maxims, Poems and Anecdotes
  • “Meditations, ritual, and spellwork all build trust within. They allow a person to accomplish more for their benefit and the benefit of others.”― Jessica Marie Baumgartner, The Magic of Nature: Meditations & Spells to Find Your Inner Voice
  • “Then, suddenly, I feel wonder. I have achieved, finally, a face that a moustache can be drawn on, a face that attracts moustaches. A public face, a face worth defacing. This is an accomplishment. I have made something of myself, something or other, after all.”― Margaret Atwood, Cat’s Eye
  • “Poetry is necessary, though it accomplishes nothing.”― Marty Rubin
  • “A high moral character is not a precondition for great moral accomplishments.”― Christopher Hitchens, God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
  • “As you get older, your self will diminish and you will grow in love. YOU will gradually be replaced by LOVE. If you have kids, that will be a huge moment in your process of self-diminishment. You really won’t care what happens to YOU, as long as they benefit. That’s one reason your parents are so proud and happy today. One of their fondest dreams has come true: You have accomplished something difficult and tangible that has enlarged you as a person and will make your life better, from here on in, forever.”― George Saunders, Congratulations, by the way
  • “Winning is based on the definition that we have assigned to ‘winning.’ And if we look at most of our definitions, we’ve rarely won anything.”― Craig D. Lounsbrough
  • “Being right is good. Truth is good.”― A.D. Aliwat, In Limbo
  • “It’s always such a joke, these boys with their beards. A male should wait until he has at least done something before growing one.”― A.D. Aliwat, In Limbo
  • “A beard must be earned.”― A.D. Aliwat, In Limbo
  • “Dreams taught me never to doubt myself, by letting me do the impossible.”― Michael Bassey Johnson, Song of a Nature Lover
  • “The ‘goal’ is the journey done well.”― Craig D. Lounsbrough
  • “All accomplishment is the result of ignoring the past. Don’t care about the bad things someone said to you or did to you. It’s not important at all. Create what you want.”― Meir Ezra
  •  “I think it is just terrible and disgusting how everyone has treated Lance Armstrong, especially after what he achieved, winning seven Tour de France races while on drugs. When I was on drugs, I couldn’t even find my bike.”― Willie Nelson
  • “Your big ideas will lead to big accomplishments. Big accomplishments lead to greater prosperity — not just financially, but in all aspects of life.”― Daphne Michaels, Mountaintop Prosperity: Move Quickly to New Heights in Life, Work and Money
  • “The only difference between someone who accomplishes grandiose visions for their life and someone who dies with their dreams still within them is the revelation of self-worth and self-love that allowed them to continually move forward and expand into their evolution.”― Victoria L. White, Learning To Love: And The Power of Sacred Sexual Spiritual Partnerships
  • “To blame my failures on the lack of resources is less about the lack of resources and more about my unwillingness to access those resources.”― Craig D. Lounsbrough
  • “You think I’m a cynic,” Wit said. “You think I’m going to tell you that men claim to value these ideals, but secretly prefer base talents. The ability to gather coin or to charm women. Well, I am a cynic, but in this case, I actually think those scholars were honest. Their answers speak for the souls of men. In our hearts, we want to believe in—and would choose—great accomplishment and virtue. That’s why our lies, particularly to ourselves, are so beautiful.”― Brandon Sanderson, The Way of Kings
  • “If you plant a seed in the ground, the seed doesn’t say, ‘Well, in eight hours I’m going to stop growing.’ You put it in the soil, and that bulb grows every second that it’s attached to the earth. That’s why I think that every minute that we’re attached to the earth, we should be doing something.”― Ruth Asawa
  • “Achievement is only possible through rigorous standards; remove those standards, and significant accomplishments will not arise.”― Mike Klepper
  • “Who’s to say we aren’t dead until we learn what we are living
  • for?” Stephen placed his hands behind his head and leaned back casually in the folding camping chair. “We all need to know what’s missing in our lives. At a funeral people say everything a person has accomplished in their life, but what if they missed something? What if there was one thing you never realized you needed to do? What if you had a chance to go back and do it?”― Lauren H. Brandenburg, The Death of Mungo Blackwell
  • “…one of the best feelings there is is the accomplishing of something that’s difficult. It’s something that’s yours. It’s something no one can take away from you. And it’s brave too, very brave. Determination means courage, and courage means you’re a real person. And it doesn’t have to be the most earth shattering act either. It could be telling yourself you’re going to walk a mile and then going out and walking it. Or telling yourself I’m not going to chew gum for a week and then keeping your word to yourself. This is called dignity. it helps your self respect…”― Don Robertson, The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread
  • “I recommend that you look at the tasks you are doing throughout your day and ask yourself if these things are bringing you closer to your goals?”― Richie Norton

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