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A bridge and not a goal
Aim at a goal
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
An end to journey
It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
Be practical as well as generous in your ideals. Keep your eyes on the stars, but remember to keep your feet on the ground.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
How am I going to live today?
How am I going to live today in order to create the tomorrow I'm committed to?
Keeping nonviolence as our goal
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.
Never directing the focus
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
No wind is favorable
If a man knows not to which port he sails, no wind is favorable.
No wind is favorable
If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Tie it to a goal
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.
Turning the invisible into the visible
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
What you want
Whenever you want to achieve something, keep your eyes open, concentrate and make sure you know exactly what it is you want. No one can hit their target with their eyes closed.
When defeat comes
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
With a deadline