54 Best Quotes about Goal

Goal Quote of the Day

My goal has always been not to look forward to the next thing, but to relish and celebrate the successes I have at the moment. Whether it's landing a part in a student film or having a good day in acting class, I never discredit anything. - Dianna Agron, Actress

It is true that I am not one of those who laugh at utopias. The utopia of today can become the reality of tomorrow. Utopias are conceived by optimistic logic which regards constant social and political progress as the ultimate goal of human endeavor; pessimism would plunge a hopeless mankind into a fresh cataclysm. - Charles Albert Gobat

Hope Quotes, Reality Quotes, Logic Quotes, Pessimism Quotes

We may never be strong enough to be entirely nonviolent in thought, word and deed. But we must keep nonviolence as our goal and make strong progress towards it. - Mahatma Gandhi

Thought Quotes, Nonviolence Quotes

Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal - Jerome Fleishman

Hang in There Quotes, Trouble Quotes, Encouragement Quotes, Praise Quotes


What I really want is a world where no one alive can remember what the word 'war' means. That's my goal. - Patch Adams, Author

War Quotes

If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness. - Nelson Mandela

Dreams Quotes, Forgiveness Quotes

Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal. - Friedrich Nietzsche

The ultimate goal is to change Syria's behaviour on a variety of issues - on its interference in Lebanese internal affairs, on its support for Palestinian terrorist groups that oppose the Palestinian Authority, on, most importantly, acting as a land bridge between Iran and Hezbollah, where Hezbollah gets all its arms. - Elliott Abrams, Lawyer

Change Quotes, Important Quotes, Variety Quotes, Authority Quotes

Does it make sense for the U.S. to expend hundreds of billions of dollars to mount a new Apollo-style program to return to the moon? Or have we blazed that trail? Shouldn't we help other nations achieve this goal with their own resources but with our help? - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Help Quotes

We must have a theme, a goal, a purpose in our lives. If you don't know where you're aiming, you don't have a goal. My goal is to live my life in such a way that when I die, someone can say, she cared. - Mary Kay Ash , Businesswoman

Life Quotes, Aim Quotes, Purpose Quotes

I think comedians should focus on what makes them happy, what art form fulfills them the most. Don't be calculated about it and say, 'Okay, I'm gonna tweet, and I'm gonna podcast, and I'm gonna do standup, and one of those things is going to lead me to my own TV show.' I don't think that should be the goal. - Scott Aukerman, Writer

Art Quotes

Civil disobedience's main goal typically is to try to arouse and inspire others to join and do something. Well, sometimes that is a good tactic, sometimes not. - Noam Chomsky

Disobedience Quotes, Tact Quotes

We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success. - Henry David Thoreau

Success Quotes

I love the road. That's always been my goal. I've said that to many record labels. I want to make records. The road is my favorite. Some people hate the road, I love the road. - Gary Allan , Musician

Love Quotes

Anything that could ever prevent me from achieving a goal, I put in a box, tape it up, throw it over my shoulder. You aim for a goal and attain it. Then you look to the next one. - Grant Achatz, Chef

Aim Quotes

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. - Thomas Jefferson, President

Attitude Quotes, Help Quotes

I have to be below 140 to really look good. I have to work my legs like crazy. Actually, do you want my real goal? My real goal's always too low. I love the way I look at, like, 128. - Kirstie Alley , Actress

Love Quotes, Work Quotes, Goal Quotes

Purchasing the Bobcats is the culmination of my post-playing career goal of becoming the majority owner of an NBA franchise. - Michael Jordan

The ultimate goal of the architect...is to create a paradise. Every house, every product of architecture... should be a fruit of our endeavour to build an earthly paradise for people. - Alvar Aalto, Finnish Architect

My goal is to make my kids as happy as possible. - Art Alexakis , American Musician

Certainly our goal is to leave Iraq, but we can't leave Iraq with our forces until we know that the Iraqi security forces are capable and efficient enough to defend the sovereignty of the nation. - John Abizaid, Soldier

Security Quotes

My goal is to hit the gym every day I'm on vacation. Usually I just end up sleeping and drinking beer. - Gary Allan , Musician

Vacation Quotes

For victory in life, we've got to keep focused on the goal, and the goal is Heaven. - Lou Holtz

Life Quotes, Heaven Quotes

Whether via social media or in person, building your relationships is a long-term process, and the ultimate goal is to strengthen your network one person at a time. - Raymond Arroyo , Author

Strength Quotes, Time Quotes, Work Quotes, Relationship Quotes

My goal has always been to just kind of show how my family, we might be a different culture, but we're completely like everybody else. - Cristela Alonzo, Comedian

A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

When you are generalizing, and when your goal is to malign and to say things about an entire group - there are tens of millions of Scientologists in the world - when you decide to blanket statement that 'Scientology is evil,' you are my enemy. - Kirstie Alley , Actress

Evil Quotes

And so our goal on health care is, if we can get, instead of health care costs going up 6 percent a year, it's going up at the level of inflation, maybe just slightly above inflation, we've made huge progress. And by the way, that is the single most important thing we could do in terms of reducing our deficit. That's why we did it. - Barack Obama, American President

Health Quotes, Important Quotes

The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get. - Jim Rohn

Great Quotes

It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks, to go forward with a great desire forever beating at the door of our hearts as we travel toward our distant goal. - Helen Keller

Great Quotes, Desire Quotes, Travel Quotes, Heart Quotes, Power Quotes

God who is eternally complete, who directs the stars, who is the master of fates, who elevates man from his lowliness to Himself, who speaks from the cosmos to every single human soul, is the most brilliant manifestation of the goal of perfection. - Alfred Adler, Austrian Psychologist

Fate Quotes, Perfection Quotes

If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal. - Norman Vincent Peale

Pain Quotes, Expectations Quotes, Mind Quotes

I've led a life of such structured discipline and always had a goal in mind of knowing what I was doing, from West Point to the Air Force combat, MIT, looking for new things to study and get involved in. And then I got into the space program, and how disciplined can you get? - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Life Quotes, Discipline Quotes, Mind Quotes

I've always loved the experience of working together with other people toward an artistic goal. - Trey Anastasio, Musician

Love Quotes, Work Quotes, Experience Quotes

My goal is to be one with the music. I just dedicate my whole life to this art. - Jimi Hendrix

Life Quotes, Music Quotes

Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance. - Kofi Annan , Statesman

Challenge Quotes, Equality Quotes, Poverty Quotes

The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul. - Alfred Adler, Austrian Psychologist

Understanding Quotes, Mind Quotes, Nature Quotes, Science Quotes

Our goal is to make Maine the healthiest state in the nation and reduce our overall health care costs. - John Baldacci, Politician

Health Quotes

The goal of all civilization, all religious thought, and all that sort of thing is simply to have a good time. But man gets so solemn over the process that he forgets the end - Don Marquis

Time Quotes, Thought Quotes, Civilization Quotes, Religious Quotes

I had a simple goal in life: to be true to my parents and our country as an honorable son, a caring brother, and a good citizen. - Benigno Aquino III , Filipino Politician

Life Quotes, Honor Quotes, Parents Quotes

There are movies where actors aren't characters but movie stars, being cool beyond belief throughout the whole movie. That is what it is. And we reveal ourselves when we act, very often without noticing. But if I can manage to do a character without showing anything of myself, then that's the ultimate goal for me. No leakage. - Christian Bale, Actor

Belief Quotes, Character Quotes

It's not my job to be popular. I'm goal-driven; my job is to get results. - Paddy Ashdown , Politician

The strongest arguments prove nothing so long as the conclusions are not verified by experience. Experimental science is the queen of sciences and the goal of all speculation. - Roger Bacon, Philosopher

Argument Quotes, Experience Quotes, Science Quotes

When it comes to helping out, I don't believe in doing it for the media attention. My goal is to support the organizations that need help. - Paul Allen , Businessman

Attention Quotes

During my time as a judge, as a justice, and as attorney general, I've had one overarching goal, and that is a strict interpretation and application of the laws and the Constitution. I would be Madisonian. - Greg Abbott, Politician

Time Quotes, Justice Quotes

The goal of all inanimate objects is to resist man and ultimately defeat him. - Russell Baker, Journalist

I am my own cheerleader. I am the one who puts my goals, who pushes myself to get to the next goal. I don't have someone next to me saying, 'Here you go, now do this, it's your next step, go for it.' - Reem Acra, Designer

Goal Quotes

Working on a play is a vibrant and collaborative business. Everyone from the choreographer to the music director to the director to the writers work together toward the same goal, and everyone chimes in on everything. - Trey Anastasio, Musician

Business Quotes, Work Quotes, Music Quotes, Writers Quotes

You never want your second act or the whole movie to just be this relentless march towards its goal. You want things to take the audience by surprise. - Michael Arndt , Writer

Gates is the ultimate programming machine. He believes everything can be defined, examined, reduced to essentials, and rearranged into a logical sequence that will achieve a particular goal. - Stewart Alsop, Writer

Logic Quotes

A goal properly set is halfway reached. - Zig Ziglar, Author

4 Top quotes about Goal by Martin Luther King Jr

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. - Martin Luther King Jr

Back to School Quotes, Education Quotes, Character Quotes, Intelligence Quotes

Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal. - Martin Luther King Jr

Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable... Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals. - Martin Luther King Jr

Passion Quotes, Sacrifice Quotes, Justice Quotes, Suffering Quotes

Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education - Martin Luther King Jr

Back to School Quotes, Education Quotes, Character Quotes, Intelligence Quotes