Goal setting is important, but you must know that goals are useless unless you have a plan of attack to achieve them. Check out these Goals quotes to help you realize your full potential and inspire the change you need to pursue new endeavors and challenge yourself.
Inspirational Goals Quotes
If you don’t have big dreams and goals, you’ll end up working for someone that does.
If you’re bored with life—you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things—you don’t have enough goals.
Stop setting goals. Goals are pure fantasy unless you have a specific plan to achieve them.
I am always more interested in what I am about to do than what I have already done.
There are two things to aim at in life; first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
It’s better to be at the bottom of the ladder you want to climb than at the top of the one you don’t.
I have short goals—to get better every day, to help my teammates every day—but my only ultimate goal is to win an NBA championship. It’s all that matters. I dream about it. I dream about it all the time, how it would look, how it would feel. It would be so amazing.
I am here for a purpose and that purpose is to grow into a mountain, not to shrink to a grain of sand. Henceforth will I apply all my efforts to become the highest mountain of all and I will strain my potential until it cries for mercy.
The thing about goals is that living without them is a lot more fun, in the short run. It seems to me, though, that the people who get things done, who lead, who grow and who make an impact… those people have goals.
It must be borne in mind that the tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
The great secret about goals and visions is not the future they describe but the change in the present they engender.
Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal; while others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than before.
I would encourage you to set really high goals. Set goals that, when you set them, you think they’re impossible. But then every day you can work towards them, and anything is possible, so keep working hard and follow your dreams.
You have to set goals that are almost out of reach. If you set a goal that is attainable without much work or thought, you are stuck with something below your true talent and potential.