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Definition of Achievement

Achievement

  1. The act of achieving or performing; an obtaining by exertion; successful performance; accomplishment; as, the achievement of his object.
  2. A great or heroic deed; something accomplished by valor, boldness, or praiseworthy exertion; a feat.
  3. An escutcheon or ensign armorial; now generally applied to the funeral shield commonly called hatchment.

Achievement Quotations

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Helen Keller

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Winston Churchill

Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.
Nelson Mandela

Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.
Ayn Rand

Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.
Golda Meir
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Achievement Translations

achievement in Italian is lavoro, realizzazione
achievement in Latin is adeptio, factum
achievement in Spanish is acabamiento, potencia, logro

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