Achievement Quotes

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
- Napoleon Hill

Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.
- Henry Ford

Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
- Florence Scovel Shinn

Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.
- C. S. Lewis

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.
- Bo Bennett

A successful individual typically sets his next goal somewhat but not too much above his last achievement. In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
- Kurt Lewin

Achievement results from work realizing ambition.
- Adam Ant

All personal achievement starts in the mind of the individual. Your personal achievement starts in your mind. The first step is to know exactly what your problem, goal or desire is.
- W. Clement Stone

Big thinking precedes great achievement.
- Wilferd A. Peterson

Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.
- Napoleon Hill

The starting point of all achievement is desire.
- Napoleon Hill

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
- Helen Keller

High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
- Charles Kettering

The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
- Harold Taylor

The mind must see visual achievement of the purpose before action is initiated.
- Mack R. Douglas

The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it.
- Mack R. Douglas

There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation – veneer isn’t worth anything.
- George Washington Carver

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