Quotes about Achievement

"A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement."

Bo Bennett (-) American businessman and author.

"Achievement brings its own anticlimax."

Maya Angelou born Marguerite Ann Johnson (April 4, 1928) is an American autobiographer and poet who has been called "America's most visible black female autobiographer"

"Achievement results from work realizing ambition."

Adam Ant born Stuart Leslie Goddard (3 November 1954) is an English musician who gained popularity as the lead singer of New Wave/post-punk group Adam and the Ants and later as a solo artist, scoring ten UK top ten hits between 1979 and 1983, including three No.1s.

"Big thinking precedes great achievement."

Wilferd Arlan Peterson (August 21, 1900 - June 2, 1995) was an American author who wrote for This Week magazine (a national Sunday supplement in newspapers) for many years.

"All personal achievement starts in the mind of the individual. Your personal achievement starts in your mind. The first step is to know exactly what your problem, goal or desire is."

William Clement Stone (May 4, 1902– September 3, 2002) was a businessman, philanthropist and self-help book author.

"I am always doing things I can't do, that's how I get to do them."

Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso known as Pablo Ruiz Picasso (25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish-born painter, draughtsman, and sculptor who lived most of his adult life in France. He is best known for co-founding the Cubist movement and for the wide variety of styles embodied in his work.

"Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement."

William Clement Stone (May 4, 1902– September 3, 2002) was a businessman, philanthropist and self-help book author.

"If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way."

Napoleon Hill (October 26, 1883 – November 8, 1970) was an American author who was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. He is widely considered to be one of the great writers on success. His most famous work, Think and Grow Rich, is one of the best-selling books of all time.

"Part of the issue of achievement is to be able to set realistic goals, but that's one of the hardest things to do because you don't always know exactly where you're going, and you shouldn't."

George Walton Lucas, Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American film producer, screenwriter, director and founder/chairman of Lucasfilm Ltd. He is best known for being the creator of the space opera franchise Star Wars and the archaeologist-adventurer character Indiana Jones.

"Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation."

Robert Harold Schuller (born September 16, 1926) is an American televangelist, pastor, and author known around the world through the weekly Hour of Power television broadcast that he founded in 1970.