As 2017 becomes history, there are some things that we may not have been able to achieve in the course of the year. But, all hope is not lost, in the coming year, more can be achieved once the right motivation is present. So, here are 12 motivational quotes that will inspire throughout next year to stay on top of your game and be successful.
YOU HAVE TWO EARS AND ONE MOUTH. FOLLOW THAT RATIO. LISTEN MORE, TALK LESS.
-By David Roads-Many plans have been made for the coming year. It is important to talk less about your plans. Why? The more you talk, the more likely you are not to achieve even a bit of your plans. people will try to put in their own thoughts on your plans. So, Let people see your works and be in shock.
QUALITY IS EVERYONE'S RESPONSIBILITY.
-By W. Edwards Deming-Do not be clumsy in doing things. Offer good quality in whatever you do. Are you a cobbler, cleaner, messenger or a CEO? It does not matter your kind of job, providing quality makes you best at what you do for which your services will be needed and paid for.
BEFORE YOU CAN WIN, YOU HAVE TO BELIEVE YOU ARE WORTHY.
-By Mike Ditka-As you keep matching into the year, you need to constantly believe in yourself. As the former President of America, Barack Obama once said during in his campaign "Yes we can", so can you always say to yourself, "yes I can". Always believe in yourself.
TELL THE TRUTH OR SOMEONE WILL TELL IT FOR YOU
-By Stephanie Klein-Honesty is a virtue of integrity. Being truthful even when it hurts will go a long way in aiding your success. A truthful answer or response is always better than a calculated lie. Keep that in mind to build a solid reputation for yourself.
ORDER AND SIMPLIFICATION ARE THE FIRST STEPS TOWARD THE MASTERY OF A SUBJECT.
-By Thomas Mann-The word 'Maybe' should not be your anthem as you struggle to attain success. Be specific about your goals, and write them down. Most importantly, have priorities. When you do, the order you need on how to go about achieving your goals will be visible.
FAILURE WILL NEVER OVERTAKE ME IF MY DETERMINATION TO SUCCEED IS STRONG ENOUGH.
-By Og Mandino-Getting to the middle of the year, you may have experienced some failures. Well, no matter the failure, your passion and zeal will help you carry on. Stay focused and determined and the sky will be your starting point.
ONE THAT WOULD HAVE THE FRUIT MUST CLIMB THE TREE.
-By Thomas Fuller-There are definitely no shortcuts to success. To be successful, you need to be hardworking, persistent and ready to take on opportunities. Avoid being in a hurry to get rich or famous. Follow the right path and with perseverance, will you succeed.
YOU DON'T CHOOSE YOUR FAMILY. THEY ARE GOD'S GIFT TO YOU, AS YOU ARE TO THEM.
-By Desmond Tutu-In this month, take out some time to spend with friends and family. Let it be a moment of relaxation and reflection on your journey so far. As you take out time to get refreshed, new ideas will be birthed and more insight will be gotten on how to carry on.
IT IS THE MARK OF AN EDUCATED MIND TO BE ABLE TO ENTERTAIN A THOUGHT WITHOUT ACCEPTING IT.
-By Aristotle-Success has got so many friends because everyone desires to be associated with it. As people try to become familiar, listen to what they may say but, be particular about what you let to sink into your mind. That way you remain focused and not confused about your goals and plans.
THE DOG THAT TROTS ABOUT FINDS A BONE.
-By Golda Meir-Never give up on your dreams. Keep on chasing them until they become a reality. Have patience and success will be yours.
WE COULD NEVER LEARN TO BE BRAVE AND PATIENT IF THERE WERE ONLY JOYS IN THE WORLD.
-By Helen Keller-As you step into November and look back, it is important to acknowledge the low times and challenges faced. Challenges form part of our experiences to make us strong so as to reach the finish line. So, be glad you encountered some hurdles because you are now ready and bold to face the future.
THE REWARD FOR WORK WELL DONE IS THE OPPORTUNITY TO DO MORE.
-By Jonas Salk-The year by the end of December will become history like every other year. With all the hard work, more opportunities will surely be there for you to grasp. Never feel you have done enough. Keep working hard until success becomes you.