Posts Tagged: patience

The Absence of Obstacles?

“The difference between the Successful and the Unsuccessful is not the Absence of Obstacles, but the Presence of Perseverance.” ~ Chris Widener, Author & Motivational Speaker Save

The Absence of Obstacles?

“The difference between the Successful and the Unsuccessful is not the Absence of Obstacles, but the Presence of Perseverance.” ~ Chris Widener, Author & Motivational Speaker Save

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Be a Champion

“Every child deserves a champion — an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can become the best that they can possibly be.” ~

Quote by Rita F. Pierson, "Every child deserves a champion --- an adult who will ... "

Be a Champion

“Every child deserves a champion — an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can become the best that they can possibly be.” ~

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

The Gradual Result

“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat Team President (1995- ), Motivational Speaker, Author, Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), NBA Championships (2012 & 2013:

The Gradual Result

“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat Team President (1995- ), Motivational Speaker, Author, Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), NBA Championships (2012 & 2013:

Lofty Goals

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” ~ Bo Jackson, Baseball and Football Player (1983-1994) Co-Owner & CEO of Bo Jackson Elite Sports Complex, Co-Owner of The Burr Ridge Bank and Trust; Heisman Trophy (1985)

Lofty Goals

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” ~ Bo Jackson, Baseball and Football Player (1983-1994) Co-Owner & CEO of Bo Jackson Elite Sports Complex, Co-Owner of The Burr Ridge Bank and Trust; Heisman Trophy (1985)

Failing Into the Extraordinary

“Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.” ~ Marv Levy a.k.a Marvin Daniel Levy, Motivational Speaker, American & Canadian Football Coach (1973-1997), Executive, Author, NFL Analyst & Pro Football Hall of Fame (2001)

Failing Into the Extraordinary

“Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.” ~ Marv Levy a.k.a Marvin Daniel Levy, Motivational Speaker, American & Canadian Football Coach (1973-1997), Executive, Author, NFL Analyst & Pro Football Hall of Fame (2001)

Self-Discipline & Success

“Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period” ~ Louis Leo “Lou” Holtz , Motivational Speaker, Football Player (1956-1957), Head Football Coach: [William & Mary (1969–1971), North Carolina State University (1972–1975), University of Arkansas (1977–1983), University of Minnesota (1984–1985), University of Notre

Self-Discipline & Success

“Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period” ~ Louis Leo “Lou” Holtz , Motivational Speaker, Football Player (1956-1957), Head Football Coach: [William & Mary (1969–1971), North Carolina State University (1972–1975), University of Arkansas (1977–1983), University of Minnesota (1984–1985), University of Notre

Getting It at the Right Time

“I think in business, you have to learn to be patient. Maybe I’m not very patient myself. But I think what I’ve learned the most is to be able to wait for something and get it when it’s the right

Getting It at the Right Time

“I think in business, you have to learn to be patient. Maybe I’m not very patient myself. But I think what I’ve learned the most is to be able to wait for something and get it when it’s the right

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

Have You Any Worthwhile Endeavors?

“Patience and persistence are vital qualities in the ultimate successful accomplishment of any worthwhile endeavor.” ~ Joseph Pilates, Author & Inventor of Pilates Image courtesy of  Pixabay

Have You Any Worthwhile Endeavors?

“Patience and persistence are vital qualities in the ultimate successful accomplishment of any worthwhile endeavor.” ~ Joseph Pilates, Author & Inventor of Pilates Image courtesy of  Pixabay

Defeated, Yet Not Finished

“A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.” ~ Richard Nixon 37th President of the United States (1969-1974), U.S. Representative, Senator, & 36th Vice President of the United States (1953-1961)

Defeated, Yet Not Finished

“A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.” ~ Richard Nixon 37th President of the United States (1969-1974), U.S. Representative, Senator, & 36th Vice President of the United States (1953-1961)

Spend the Time on Your Dreams

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” ~ Earl Nightingale, Motivational Speaker, Author, Voice Actor & Radio Show Host, known as the “Dean of Personal

Spend the Time on Your Dreams

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” ~ Earl Nightingale, Motivational Speaker, Author, Voice Actor & Radio Show Host, known as the “Dean of Personal

Having Nothing, Having Everything

“Two things define you: your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.” ~ Luciane, HomeBunch Founder, Editor & Blogger, Houzz Writer & Interior Décor Entrepreneur

Having Nothing, Having Everything

“Two things define you: your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.” ~ Luciane, HomeBunch Founder, Editor & Blogger, Houzz Writer & Interior Décor Entrepreneur

Great Dreams

. “Every great Dream begins with a Dreamer. Always Remember, you have Within you the Strength, the Patience, and the Passion to Reach for the Stars to Change the world.” ~ Harriet Tubman (Araminta Harriet Ross), Abolitionist, Humanitarian, and Union

Great Dreams

. “Every great Dream begins with a Dreamer. Always Remember, you have Within you the Strength, the Patience, and the Passion to Reach for the Stars to Change the world.” ~ Harriet Tubman (Araminta Harriet Ross), Abolitionist, Humanitarian, and Union

Patience for the Worst and Best

“Be patient. Sometimes you have to go through the worst, to get to the best.”

Patience for the Worst and Best

“Be patient. Sometimes you have to go through the worst, to get to the best.”