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A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
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.
If we desire a society of peace, then we cannot achieve such a society through violence. If we desire a society without discrimination, then we must not discriminate against anyone in the process of building this society. If we desire a society that is democratic, then democracy must become a means as well as an end.
Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
George Bernard Shaw
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's the determination and commitment to unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
Not necessity, not desire - no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health, food, a place to live, entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.
What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win.
What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle and giving 110 percent all the time.
I think anything is possible if you have the mindset and the will and desire to do it and put the time in.
If you're bored with life - you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things - you don't have enough goals.
When you are discontent, you always want more, more, more. Your desire can never be satisfied. But when you practice contentment, you can say to yourself, 'Oh yes - I already have everything that I really need.'
If we desire respect for the law, we must first make the law respectable.
Louis D. Brandeis
Mathematics as an expression of the human mind reflects the active will, the contemplative reason, and the desire for aesthetic perfection. Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis and construction, generality and individuality.
Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.
An empowered organisation is one in which individuals have the knowledge, skill, desire, and opportunity to personally succeed in a way that leads to collective organisational success.
To desire and expect nothing for oneself and to have profound sympathy for others is genuine holiness.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
Political tags - such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth - are never basic criteria. The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire.
Robert A. Heinlein
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire by passing through its opposite.
Karma is experience, and experience creates memory, and memory creates imagination and desire, and desire creates karma again. If I buy a cup of coffee, that's karma. I now have that memory that might give me the potential desire for having cappuccino, and I walk into Starbucks, and there's karma all over again.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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