Aspirations Quotes

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Neil Gaiman
“Q: I want to be an author when I grow up. Am I insane?"

Neil Gaiman: "Yes. Growing up is highly overrated. Just be an author."

[Jumbo.com, 21 August 2012]”
Neil Gaiman

Shannon L. Alder
“Try not to be a man or woman of success, but rather a man or woman of inspiration. If you’re successful, they will flock to you for money or fame, but if you’re inspirational, they will flock to you because they love your soul and how you change theirs.”
Shannon L. Alder

Rasheed Ogunlaru
“The land of possibility is a better place to make your home than the realm of expectation will ever be”
Rasheed Ogunlaru

Moffat Machingura
“Confidently step into the future,
knowing that God has got you this far
as a promise that He is able to get you
beyond.”
Moffat Machingura, Life Capsules

Rémy de Gourmont
“The man of genius may dwell unknown, but one always may recognize the path he has followed into the forest. It was a giant who passed that way. The branches are broken at a height that other men cannot reach.”
Remy de Gourmont, Philosophic Nights in Paris,: Being Selections from Promenades Philosophiques

Roopleen
“Whatever phase of life you are in, make time to pause and reflect where you are heading to. It is a good time to insert a comma now and realign yourself to your inner self before your life ends in a full stop.”
Roopleen

Lorii Myers
“People aspire, learn, and grow when they are ready to commit to the process.”
Lorii Myers, No Excuses, The Fit Mind-Fit Body Strategy Book

Lorii Myers
“Tell yourself often: I am going to tackle my aspirations head on with the passion and dedication necessary to exceed even my expectations.”
Lorii Myers, No Excuses, The Fit Mind-Fit Body Strategy Book

“I think we're all aiming to be something better than what everyone thinks we were born to be”
Chris Kurtz, The Adventures of a South Pole Pig: A Novel of Snow and Courage

Moffat Machingura
“If every day you are not paying the
price to make your dreams come true,
then your everyday is a price that you
are paying to stop your dreams
coming true.”
Moffat Machingura, Life Capsules

Lorii Myers
“The promise of aspiration is that it is evolutionary. The human condition is such that we are always aspiring to be something more, something better, something nobler. It starts as a thought, a want, a need, or a desire and then grows and evolves with intention and direction, upward with lust and hunger. The continued drive feeds the rise.”
Lorii Myers, No Excuses, The Fit Mind-Fit Body Strategy Book

Lorii Myers
“An aspirational diet will have you dreaming of success; but it’s the attachment of expectations and tangible goals that feeds the desire, persistence, and fortitude required to make the win.”
Lorii Myers, No Excuses, The Fit Mind-Fit Body Strategy Book

Lorii Myers
“When aspirations are perceived to be achievable, ambition and drive can erase excuses.”
Lorii Myers, No Excuses, The Fit Mind-Fit Body Strategy Book

Lorii Myers
“Aspire to high standards, expect strong results, offer self praise, and stack your confidence.”
Lorii Myers, No Excuses, The Fit Mind-Fit Body Strategy Book

Roopleen
“Celebrate who you are and what you stand for. Give wings to your dreams and live your aspirations. You've got only one life- live it in the best way you possibly can.”
Roopleen

Michael Bassey Johnson
“You'll become that devil overnight, if you want to become that celebrity overnight.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Your heart desire will come, but when it comes, you desire for another, and when it comes again, you still aspire for another, that shows your level of ingratitude.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“Within our dreams and aspirations we find our opportunities.”
Sugar Ray Leonard

Amaka Imani Nkosazana
“Wake up with a purpose and make every effort to succeed. Many people spend their lives just going through the motions. They are satisfied with their daily routines or habitual lifestyles. Don't be complacent with those activities. Challenge yourself to be better, do greater things.”
Amaka Imani Nkosazana

F. Scott Fitzgerald
“The idea of a slow approach to the luxury of leisure drove him wild. He was, of course, progressing toward it, but, like a child eating his ice cream so slowly that he couldn't taste it at all.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Offshore Pirate

Israelmore Ayivor
“Hope fuels your inspirations while doubts assault your aspirations!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

Raheel Farooq
“Peace, love and beauty are goals shared by every human heart. The question is whether our minds recognize them as such.”
Raheel Farooq

“was driving up S 25th St., this afternoon, and saw this saying on a sign: "Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror."

Well, I pondered on that a bit. I sense a bit of danger with the idea of not checking out the rear view mirror on occasion. Like driving, it is important we know what has been and what could be coming from behind.

Some old cliches are around because they are true..."If you forget the past, you're bound to repeat it."...."Be prepared"... "Keep your eye on the prize."

Reflections ... Presence ... Aspirations ...”
F. M. Proctor 'Madame Mim'

“It is very difficult to understand man. It is also very difficult to understand what a man does. If he is able to give an explanation, it may be easier. Even then everything can not be understood. Words have their limitation and comprehension, its limits. So if we are able to understand 25% of what is being said, even that should be deemed, as good communication skills are very good. Beyond this one should not even aspire for.”
Aacharya Mahapragya

Israelmore Ayivor
“Defend your leadership roles with your true character. Never attack your own aspirations with corruption and unfaithfulness! Keep calm and be honest!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Israelmore Ayivor
“The vision of life is not a "discovery"; it's a "work" and whatever position you occupy demands work. Your life may not be built on your visions if you go high and find yourself doing the vice. Going higher should be a priority; but being aware of the reason for getting there should be the focus!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Richie Norton
“If high aspirations = high fear, overcoming high fear = achieving high aspirations.”
Richie Norton, The Power of Starting Something Stupid: How to Crush Fear, Make Dreams Happen, and Live without Regret

K.A. Cross
“Any dream is possible as long as you believe”
K.A. Cross

Bryant McGill
“Stop aspiring and start being. The world needs you!”
Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

“Change words like difficult/impossible/unrealistic to words like challenging/fun/daring/exciting, and then get back to working/playing/competing/winning”
Jamie Valentin