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Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Spending time with negative people can be the fastest way to ruin a good mood. Their pessimistic outlooks and gloomy attitude can decrease our motivation and change the way we feel. But allowing a negative person to dictate your emotions gives them too much power in your life. Make a conscious effort to choose your attitude.
Let's practice motivation and love, not discrimination and hate.
The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
No matter how good you are at planning, the pressure never goes away. So I don't fight it. I feed off it. I turn pressure into motivation to do my best.
When government - in pursuit of good intentions - tries to rearrange the economy, legislate morality, or help special interests, the cost come in inefficiency, lack of motivation, and loss of freedom. Government should be a referee, not an active player.
Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.
Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.
Norman Ralph Augustine
Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.
Since self-control is vital to reaching long-term goals, befriending people with willpower could be the secret to success. Whether you're tempted to skip that workout at the gym, or you're considering blowing this month's budget, spending time with a disciplined friend could boost your motivation to maintain healthy habits.
A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning.
Once something is a passion, the motivation is there.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's the determination and commitment to unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
When you look at people who are successful, you will find that they aren't the people who are motivated, but have consistency in their motivation.
Inspiration comes from so many sources. Music, other fiction, the non-fiction I read, TV shows, films, news reports, people I know, stories I hear, misheard words or lyrics, dreams... Motivation? The memory of the rush I get from a really good writing session - even on a bad day, I know I'll find that again if I keep going.
NASA has been one of the most successful public investments in motivating students to do well and achieve all they can achieve. It's sad that we are turning the programme in a direction where it will reduce the amount of motivation and stimulation it provides to young people.
One of the things that I did before I ran for president is I was a professional speaker. Not a motivational speaker - an inspirational speaker. Motivation comes from within. You have to be inspired. That's what I do. I inspire people, I inspire the public, I inspire my staff. I inspired the organizations I took over to want to succeed.
It is extremely dangerous to encourage people to see themselves as exceptional, whatever the motivation.
The great fights with your strongest rivals are always the biggest motivation. When you win easily it's not the same taste.
I'll always use the negativity as more motivation to work even harder and become even stronger.
Meetings should be like salt - a spice sprinkled carefully to enhance a dish, not poured recklessly over every forkful. Too much salt destroys a dish. Too many meetings destroy morale and motivation.
What everyone in the astronaut corps shares in common is not gender or ethnic background, but motivation, perseverance, and desire - the desire to participate in a voyage of discovery.
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