Motivational Phrases about
Goals

These motivational phrases about goals remind us that setting goals is an important part of growth and fulfillment.

When you see your basketball player stuck in a rut or having somehow lost her desire to improve, perhaps a motivational phrase about goal setting is just what she needs!






“When you set a goal, write it down and then it’s like making a promise to yourself.” – Tony DiCicco

“If you don’t know where you’re going, you might wind up someplace else.” – Yogi Berra

“Find an aim in life before you run out of ammunition.” – Arnold Glasow

“You must have long-range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short-range failures.” – Charles C. Noble

“When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.” – Cicero

“When I got cut from the varsity team as a sophomore in high school, I learned something. I knew I never wanted to feel that bad again. I never wanted to have that taste in my mouth, that hole in my stomach. So I set a goal of becoming a starter on the varsity.” – Michael Jordan

“The best way to handle responsibility is to break it down into smaller parts. Take care of one small thing at a time.” – Pat Summitt

“A competitor continually sets new goals. He feels the need to keep raising the bar. If the fist goal is to make the team, and he achieves it, he immediately resets the goal to: I want to be a starter.” – Pat Summitt

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“People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going.” – Earl Nightingale

“Make no small plans for they have no capacity to stir men’s souls.” – Unknown

“Keep your goals out of reach, but not out of sight.” – Unknown

“Decide upon your major definite purpose in life and then organize all your activities around it.” – Brian Tracy

“The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want.” – Ben Stein

“The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” – Michelangelo

“If you are bored with life, if you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things – you don’t have enough goals.” – Lou Holtz

“You want to set a goal that is big enough that in the process of achieving it you become someone worth becoming.” – John Rohn

“Setting goals is the first step to turning the invisible into the visible – the foundation for all success in life.” – Anthony Robbins

“All goal setting must be immediately followed by both the development of a plan, and massive and consistent action toward its fulfillment.” – Anthony Robbins

“With goals you can create the future in advance.” – Anthony Robbins

“A man tends to over-estimate what he can do in one year…and under-estimate what he can do in five.” – Ted Engstrom



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