"MOTIVATION"
AUGUST 2008

August 27, 2008
"I will always be a strong woman, even on my weakest days."
Copyright 2008 Renee Scalfani
This quote came to me when I was thinking about the emotional rollercoaster I've been on lately.
August 27, 2008
"Mistakes make Masters."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Dhananjayan TK --- India
We can learn from our mistakes because mistakes are the steps to success.
August 27, 2008
"Remember this when you are fighting uphill battles; you can see the peak and your enemy can't."
Written in 2008 by J. Lynch --- Virginia


August 25, 2008
"Greatest thing you can do to help yourself is believe in you."
Written in 2007 by Nilesh Pampattiwar --- India
August 25, 2008
"Champions are not supernatural. They just fight again and again when everyone else quits. Their constant efforts and hard work gives them victory."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Irfan Ansari --- India
August 25, 2008
"Life is a gamble! In order to succeed we must be willing to take a chance. If we don't take the risks we won't lose; if we do, we can either win or lose. But you'll never know unless you take that risk."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by A.V. --- Texas
August 20, 2008
"If it's worth a dream, then it's not worth a compromise."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Sushma Ravikiran --- India
August 20, 2008
"I'm like rust. Rust never sleeps. No matter how people push me, like rust, I never give up because rust always gets what it wants. It finds its way through every corner, even ones you didn't expect. You can call me anything, but like rust, I'll get you sooner or later - but I will definitely get you. So don't rest, because I'm not."
My friend --- Submitted by Charles Kok
These words skyrocketed my spirit.
August 20, 2008
"Success is finding your passion and living it daily."
Written in 2008 by Amber Thompson --- North Carolina
August 20, 2008
"If you try hard enough, there is nothing you can't do; the second time is always easier."
Tom Giel --- Submitted by Charles M. --- Florida
In memory of Tom "THE TIC TOCK MAN"
August 18, 2008
"Ideas... plus Enthusiasm... plus ACTION... will amount to Significant Results, if you go after a VISION with belief that IT'S possible - on a daily basis."
Copyright 2008 Ty Howard --- Submitted by Derrick Hayes --- Georgia
August 18, 2008
"It's not all closed doors that are locked...some are closed on the account of weather."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Thapelo Jonas --- South Africa
Sometimes we are afraid to knock at certain doors in our lives, be it in business or in our personal endeavors. We fear rejection and failure, but it's of paramount importance to realize that behind some of those doors, are your breakthroughs.
August 18, 2008
"There is always a space at the top of the mountain."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Sunny Barnwal --- India
People around me used to say that the course I was taking was a tough one. But in my view, if you work hard, no one will stop you from achieving your destiny.
August 13, 2008
"Opposition is a natural part of life. Just as we develop our physical muscles through overcoming opposition,such as lifting weights,we develop our character muscles by overcoming challenges and adversity."
Stephen Covey
August 13, 2008
"It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him."
John Steinbeck
August 13, 2008
"The entrepreneur is essentially a visualizer and an actualizer... He can visualize something, and when he visualizes it he sees exactly how to make it happen."
Robert L. Schwartz
August 11, 2008
"The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary."
Thomas A. Edison
August 11, 2008
"Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential."
Winston Churchill
August 11, 2008
"Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best."
H. Jackson Brown
August 6, 2008
"Courage is dealing with a tough situation by going through it with strength and being prepared and coming out undefeated."
Val R. Panteah Jr. --- Submitted by Kathlin Panteah --- New Mexico
This is a quote written by my younger brother. We all deal with tough situations everyday but having courage to face whatever challenges you allows you to gain strength. You can be undefeated in any circumstance, it all depends on how you look at it.
August 6, 2008
"I have BIG dreams in my small eyes."
Written in 2008 by Prem Chugani --- India
August 6, 2008
"The important thing in life is to have a great aim, and the determination to attain it."
Goethe --- Submitted by Yan Wuhenli --- China
August 4, 2008
"What makes my dream supreme is because I am its host and I am the one that'll make it gleam."
Copyright 2008 Larispique Philidor
I am my own leader.
August 4, 2008
"Where there is a will there is a way... and I have all kinds of will."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Wendy Harris --- Canada
August 4, 2008
"Sometimes we have to lose big, maybe even in front of millions of people, to win big in life."
Copyright 2008 Pete W. Zafra
Case-in-point: Chris Daughtry of American Idol 2006. He surprisingly lost, but rebounded big! In 2007 his band, Daughtry, became the year's biggest-selling rock band and his hit song "Home" became American Idol's staple song for 2007.