Quotes from the Masters
On Goals

"Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife." -- Denis Waitley  

"Success equals goals; all else is commentary." -– Brian Tracy  

"The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get." -– Jim Rohn   

"The more goals you set – the more goals you get." -– Mark Victor Hansen

"Only when your memories are more important to you than your goals are you old." -– Nido Qubein  

"Goals in writing are dreams with deadlines." -– Brian Tracy

"We all need lots of powerful long-range goals to help us past the short-term obstacles." -– Jim Rohn  

"Big goals get big results.  No goals gets no results or somebody else's results." -– Mark Victor Hansen

"All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind."-- Stephen Covey  

"Meeting a goal takes dedication, effort and sacrifice and all that it takes to turn a goal into a dream is TIME." -- Craig Lock  

"The ultimate reason for setting goals is to entice you to become the person it takes to achieve them." -– Jim Rohn  

"Goals are new, forward-moving objectives.  They magnetize you towards them." -– Mark Victor Hansen

"We all have two choices: We can make a living or we can design a life." -– Jim Rohn  

"Goals are simply an image in your mind that need to be crystallized on paper by your hand...and embraced with your heart..." -– Doug Firebaugh  

"Goals help you keep in perspective what's really important so you don't spend all of your time doing what seems urgent." -– Nido Qubein  

"Committing your goals to paper increases the likelihood of your achieving them by 1,000 percent!" -– Brian Tracy

"Some people are disturbed by those tough days because all they have is the days. They haven't designed or described or defined the future." -– Jim Rohn  

"Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird, that cannot fly." -- Langston Hughes  

"Write down what you need to make your dreams come true.  Then think about who you need to help you develop and accomplish your plan." -– Mark Victor Hansen  

"Rewrite your major goals every day, in the present tense, exactly as if they already existed." -– Brian Tracy

Provided courtesy of  Jim Rohn International