Do you know that 25 percent of people abandon their New Year’s resolutions after one week, and 60 percent of people abandon their New Year’s resolution within six months? According to Tony Schwartz, the average person makes the same New Year’s resolution ten separate times without success.
So today I want to give you 11 motivational quotes to keep you motivated in 2011, and help inspire you to achieve your goals.
11 Motivational Quotes for 2011:
“There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.”
“Men’s best successes come after their disappointments.”
–Henry Ward Beecher
“Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.”
“Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.”
–William B. Sprague
“First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.”
“They can because they think they can.”
“Every artist was first an amateur.”
–Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself.”
–Theodore T. Hunger
“A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience.”
“The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed in these two: common-sense and perseverance.”
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.”
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Mr. Self Development is an author who teaches a motivational and practical guide to success. Please visit him at Mr. Self Development.com.