Quotes about Goals

"Every day you spend drifting away from your goals is a waste not only of that day, but also of the additional day it takes to regain lost ground."

Ralph Fulsom Marston (-) was a professional football player who spent a season in the National Football League with the Boston Bulldogs in 1929. He is now best known for his regularly updated Twitter account.


"Set your course by the stars, not by the lights of every passing ship."

Omar Nelson Bradley (February 12, 1893 – April 8, 1981) was one of the main U.S. Army field commanders in North Africa and Europe during World War II, and a General of the Army in the United States Army.


"When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps."

Confucius (September 28, 551 BC – 479 BC) was a Chinese thinker and social philosopher.


"Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality."

Ralph Fulsom Marston (-) was a professional football player who spent a season in the National Football League with the Boston Bulldogs in 1929. He is now best known for his regularly updated Twitter account.


"A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals."

Larry Joe Bird (born December 7, 1956) is a former American NBA basketball player and coach.


"Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment."

Jim Rohn (September 17, 1930 - December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker.


"Don't be a time manager, be a priority manager. Cut your major goals into bite-sized pieces. Each small priority or requirement on the way to ultimate goal become a mini goal in itself."

Denis E. Waitley (born 1933) is an American motivational speaker and writer, consultant and best-selling author.


"Dream small dreams. If you make them too big, you get overwhelmed and you don't do anything. If you make small goals and accomplish them, it gives you the confidence to go on to higher goals."

John Harold Johnson (January 19, 1918 – August 8, 2005) was an American businessman, publisher. and founder of the Johnson Publishing Company. In 1982 he became the first African-American to appear on the Forbes 400.


"Forget goals. Value the process."

James Alan "Jim" Bouton (born March 8, 1939) is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher.


"One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals."

Michael Korda (born October 8, 1933) is a novelist who was editor-in-Chief in New York City.