As an action sports athlete, goals help you to succeed! Quotes on setting goals help you to get motivated. Goals give you something to measure yourself by, something to help you know when you’ve reached an achievement. They are like the finish line of a race. Whether you are running a 100 meter sprint to the Boston Marathon, or competing in a snowboarding slopestyle competition to a halfpipe competition, you need to cross the finish line at your best to gain a sense of accomplishment.
Here are some great quotes on setting goals:
A goal is a dream with a deadline.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.
Everybody has their own Mount Everest they were put on this earth to climb.
Failures do what is tension relieving,while winners do what is goal achieving.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
Your goal should be just out of reach, but not out of sight.
Denis Waitley and Remi Witt
It’s better to be at the bottom of the ladder you want to climb than at the top of the one you don’t.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
The greater danger for most of us isn’t that our aim is too high and miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I’ll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I’ll give you a stock clerk.
My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose – somehow we always win out.
Wild Child Sports Action Items
1. Write a goal for yourself today.
2. Refine your goals with the SMART Goal Setting Worksheet.
3. Get to work!
4. Track your successes!