QotD – Goals Keep Us Alive

VIew of the Mountains

“Goals are not only absolutely necesary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.” – Robert H. Schuller Quote of the Day. Today’s quote by Robert Schuller is one that should make us ask if we are really living our lives, or just plodding through from one day to the next. In [...]

QotD – Clear, Written Goals

Written Goals

“People with clear, written goals, accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine.” – Brian Tracy The benefits of written vs unwritten goals are discussed by books, articles and consultants every year.  Today’s quote by Brian Tracy provides yet another reminder, prompting us to write down the goals [...]

QotD – Plans of the Diligent

Wheat Field

“The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty.” – Proverbs 21:5, NIV translation Quote of the Day. The last Sunday of 2012!  A good day to relax, reflect back on the past 12 months and get excited about the year to come!  Since the New Year is the [...]

QotD – Goals… What Will You Become?

Walden Pond - Cropped

“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” – Henry David Thoreau Quote of the Day, Thoreau was an interesting character in American history, and his writings were often thought-provoking.  This can be seen in his quote regarding goals. When most of us think [...]

QotD – Goals and Happiness

Steel Beams

“If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy and inspires your hopes.” -Andrew Carnegie As the year begins to draw to a close, many of us will begin to reflect on what our goals should be for the upcoming year.  Today’s quote by Andrew Carnegie is a [...]

QotD – Don’t Aim Too Low!

Don't Set Goals Too Low

“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.” – Michelangelo Yesterday’s quote from Bruce Lee was advice for those of us whose goals have fallen short.  Today’s quote by Michelangelo is for those of [...]

QotD – Goals To Aim For

Something to Aim At

“A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.” - Bruce Lee Now that we are nearing the end of 2012, it is time to reflect on the progress of our goals for the year.  How did you do?  Like many of us, there are probably goals [...]