Motivation Monday: The Abraham Lincoln Edition
In honor of the 16th President of the United States, who would celebrate his 204th birthday tomorrow, we bring you a special Motivation Monday. All quotes below are from Abraham Lincoln. Happy Birthday, Honest Abe!
"People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be."
"Whatever you are, be a good one."
"And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years."
"Do I not destroy my enemies when i make them my friends?"
"Tact: the ability to describe others as they see themselves."
"Every man’s happiness is his own responsibility."
“By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands — your own.”–Mark Victor Hansen
“The tragedy in life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach.”–Benjamin Mays
“Give yourself an even greater challenge than the one you are trying to master and you will develop the powers necessary to overcome the original difficulty.”–William J. Bennett - The Book of Virtues
“If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.”–Charles R. Swindoll
“Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal — a commitment to excellence — that will enable you to attain the success you seek.”–Mario Andretti
"The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities."