Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.
It must be borne in mind that the tragedy of life doesn't lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach.
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
The signs of outstanding leadership appear primarily among the followers. Are the followers reaching their potential? Are they learning? Serving? Do they achieve the required results? Do they change with grace? Manage conflict?
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
If you want to reach a goal, you must 'see the reaching' in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
The pious ones of Plymouth who, reaching the Rock, first fell upon their own knees and then upon the aborigines.
Success is not a destination that you ever reach. Success is the quality of your journey.
Perhaps it is how we are made; perhaps words of truth reach us best through the heart, and stories and songs are the language of the heart
Elevate. Each day, live to elevate yourself, each day elevate one person. Make elevation your religion and you shall reach infinity.
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.
The art of storytelling is reaching its end because the epic side of truth, wisdom, is dying out.
Architecture is the reaching out for the truth.
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
I'd rather be a could-be if I cannot be an are; because a could-be is a maybe who is reaching for a star. I'd rather be a has-been than a might-have-been, by far; for a might have-been has never been, but a has was once an are.
How much has to be explored and discarded before reaching the naked flesh of feeling.
Don't keep reaching for the stars because you'll just look like an idiot stretching that way for no reason.
Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you're exactly the same.
The woman's vision is deep-reaching, the man's far-reaching.
If you don't know where you are currently standing, you're dead.
I am convinced that the Black man will only reach his full potential when he learns to draw upon the strengths and insights of the Black woman.
The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
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