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Motivational Quotes

    "Choice, Not Chance, Determines Destiny."

    "We create our own tomorrows by what we dream today."

    "How High you go - depends on how high you aim."

    "You will become as small as your controlling desire; As great as your dominant aspiration."

    "Would you hire you?"

    "You must believe to achieve."

    "We find in life exactly what we put into it."

    "Each moment in time is a chance to hope, to dream and to begin again."

    "A winner is one who sets goals, commits self to those goals, and then pursues those goals with all the ability available."

    "It's a funny thing about life: If you refuse to accept anything but the very best, you will very often get it." W. Somerset Maughan

    "Persistence is like a postage stamp . . . . it sticks to one thing until it gets there."

    "It takes courage to push yourself to places that you have never been before, to test your limits, to break through barriers."

    "The Secret of Success in Life is for a person to be ready for opportunity when it comes."

    "Believe in Yourself."

    "Great minds must be ready not only to take opportunities, but to make them." Colton.

    "Dreams can take you anywhere you want to go."

    "The mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original size." Oliver W. Holmes

    "If we remember where we've been - it will help us get where we're going."

    "We cannot direct the wind . . . . but we can adjust the sails."

    "The harder you work the luckier you get."

    "The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will."

    "The only limit to how high we can go, is how far we can reach."

    "Winning starts with beginning."

    "Success is a journey, not a destination."

    "The future belongs to those who believe in their abilities."

    "An obstacle is not the end, it is a new beginning."

    "Those who say it can't be done . . . are usually interrupted by others doing it."

    "The race is not always to the swift, but to those who keep on running."