Vision Quotes

A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done.
- Ralph Lauren

A leader’s role is to raise people’s aspirations for what they can become and to release their energies so they will try to get there.
- David Gergen

A philosophy of life: I’m an adventurer, looking for treasure.
- Paulo Coelho

Destiny is not a matter of chance, but of choice. Not something to wish for, but to attain.
- William Jennings Bryan

Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you become. Your Vision is the promise of what you shall one day be. Your Ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
- James Allen

Reflection is looking in so you can look out with a broader, bigger, and more accurate perspective.
- Mick Ukleja and Robert Lorber

Dissatisfaction and discouragement are not caused by the absence of things but the absence of vision.
- Unknown

Big thinking precedes great achievement.
- Wilferd Peterson

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

Don’t underestimate the power of a vision. McDonald’s founder, Ray Kroc, pictured his empire long before it existed, and he saw how to get there. He invented the company motto – ‘Quality, service, cleanliness and value’ – and kept repeating it to employees for the rest of his life.
- Kenneth Labich

Nothing stops an organization faster than people who believe that the way you worked yesterday is the best way to work tomorrow.
- Jon Madonna

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is a compromise.
- Robert Fritz

The very essence of leadership is [that] you have a vision. It’s got to be a vision you articulate clearly and forcefully on every occasion. You can’t blow an uncertain trumpet.
- Theodore Hesburgh

Vision is the art of seeing the invisible.
- Jonathan Swift

Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities – always see them, for they’re always there.
- Norman Vincent Peale

The future belongs to those who see possibilities before they become obvious.
- John Scully

Where you come from is not nearly as important as where you are going.
- Unknown

You want to set a goal that is big enough that in the process of achieving it you become someone worth becoming.
- Jim Rohn

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
- Harriet Beecher Stow

The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
- Michelangelo

If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.
- Andrew Carnegie

Celebrate what you’ve accomplished, but raise the bar a little higher each time you succeed.
- Mia Hamm

There is no more powerful engine driving an organization toward excellence and long-range success than an attractive, worthwhile, achievable vision for the future, widely shared.
- Burt Nanus

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