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Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
Booker T. Washington
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking.
Heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight but, while their companions slept, they were toiling upward in the night.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
By perseverance the snail reached the ark.
What by a straight path cannot be reached by crooked ways is never won.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I've reached a point in my life where it's the little things that matter... I was always a rebel and probably could have got much farther had I changed my attitude. But when you think about it, I got pretty far without changing attitudes. I'm happier with that.
If you're working out in front of a mirror and watching your muscles grow, your ego has reached a point where it is now eating itself. That's why I believe there should be a psychiatrist at every health club, so that when they see you doing this, they will take you away for a little chat.
Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.
Henry Ward Beecher
Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions.
Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows, in man after man, generation after generation, - till its full stature is reached, and such System of Thought can grow no farther, but must give place to another.
Picture yourself in your minds eye as having already achieved this goal. See yourself doing the things you'll be doing when you've reached your goal.
Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence.
Laurence J. Peter
If you do not expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
It is reasonable to have perfection in our eye that we may always advance toward it, though we know it can never be reached.
Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now.
Arnold J. Toynbee
Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
Edward R. Murrow
From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.
My own dreams fortunately came true in this great state. I became Mr. Universe; I became a successful businessman. And even though some people say I still speak with a slight accent, I have reached the top of the acting profession.
Raising children is an uncertain thing; success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.
Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
A fiance is neither this nor that: he's left one shore, but not yet reached the other.
I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself.
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