Quotes about working hard

by Kim on May 22, 2013 · 8 comments

20 quotes about working hard

“When one foot walks, the other rests. Doing and being have to be in balance.” -Nipun Mehta

“Rest is coming so be in the work right now.” -yoga wisdom

“Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.'” -Mary Anne Radmacher

workhard“You seldom, if ever, get lucky sitting down.” -Zig Ziglar

“You have to wonder at times what you’re doing out there. Over the years, I’ve given myself a thousand reasons to keep running, but it always comes back to where it started. It comes down to self-satisfaction and a sense of achievement.” -Steve Prefontaine, famous runner

“The one thing all famous authors, world class athletes, business tycoons, singers, actors, and celebrated achievers in any field have in common is that they all began their journeys when they were none of these things.” – Mike Dooley

“I am thankful to all those who said no to me. It’s because of them I did it myself.” -Albert Einstein

“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” -Steve Prefontaine, famous runner

“The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.” -George Bernard Shaw

“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.” -Leon Suenes

“Just keep clear mind, go straight ahead, try, try, try for ten thousand years.” -Soen Sa Nim

“You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.” -Elizabeth Gilbert

“You will never find time for anything. You must make it.” -Charles Buxton

“If you don’t make a total commitment to whatever you’re doing, then you start looking to bail out the first time the boat starts leaking. It’s tough enough getting that boat to shore with everybody rowing, let alone when a guy stands up and starts putting his life jacket on.” -Lou Holtz, American football coach

“The cow runs away from the storm while the buffalo charges towards it – and gets through it faster. When I’m confronted with a tough challenge I do not prolong the torment. I become the buffalo.” -Donna Brazile

“It’s who you are when no one is watching that builds the confidence to give your best in the moments when it’s time to be seen.” -Kristin Armstrong

“I am not competing with anyone other than myself. I want to be excellent at whatever I do.” -Maya Angelou

“The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don’t define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.” -Denis Waitley

“The irony of commitment is that it is deeply liberating- in work, in play, in love. The act frees you from the tyranny of your internal critic, from the fear that likes to dress itself up and parade around as rational hesitation. To commit is to remove your head as a barrier to your life.” -Anne Morriss

“Discipline is doing what you don’t want to do so you can do what you really want to do.” -Jeff Fisher, American football coach