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"A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.." - Hippocrates: Ancient Greek physician, known as the "father of medicine"

"For he who has health has hope; and he who has hope, has everything." - Owen Arthur: Prime minister of Barbados

"It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, youll do things differently.." - Warren Buffett: CEO, Berkshire Hathaway, philanthropist.

"Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure." - Napoleon Hill: Author, Think and Grow Rich.

"You must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don't win, at least you can be satisfied that you've tried. If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try you don't take the risk." - Rosalynn Carter: Former First Lady and author.

"Live as if you are going to die tomorrow, learn as if you are going to live forever." - Mahatma Ghandi

"An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest." - Benjamin Franklin: Founding Father of the United States of America

"The real opportunity for success lies within the person and not in the job." - Zig Ziglar

"The greater 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." - Michelangelo Buonarroti

"The outer conditions of a person's life will always be found to reflect their inner beliefs." - James Allen

"Your perception is your reality." - Matt Dunlop

"The real measure of your wealth is how much you'd be worth if you lost all your money." - unknown

"The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application." - Miguel de Cervantes

"To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do." - Kahlil Gibran

"The guidance within evolves the world towards a heaven that's already here. To know this is to know our destiny." - from The Celestine Prophecy

"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life." - Steve Jobs

"How very important it is to bring about in the human mind the radical revolution. The crisis is a crisis in consciousness, a crisis that cannot anymore accept the old norms, the old patterns, the ancient traditions. Considering what the world is now with all the misery, conflict, destructive brutality, aggression and so on man is still as he was, is still brutal, violent, aggressive, acquisitive, competitive and has built a society along these lines." - Krisnamurti

"Mastery is not perfection, it is journey, and the true master must be willing to try and fail and try again." - George Leonard

"I believe life is a series of near misses. A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It's seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It's seeing what other people don't see and pursuing that vision." - Howard Schultz

"Entrepreneurship is a state of mind, a can-do attitude, a capacity to focus on a vision and work toward it." - Barry Rogstad

"Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power." - Seneca

"On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does." - Will Rogers

"It is nobler to lose honor and save the lives of men than it is to gain honor by taking them." - David Borenstein

"Your fears are not walls, but hurdles. Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquering of it." - Dan Millman

"Every man has a coward and hero in his soul." - Thomas Carlyle

"Each day comes bearing its gifts. Untie the ribbons." - Ann Ruth Schabaker

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it!" - Jonathan Winters

"Live your life each day as you would climb a mountain. An occasional glance towards the summit keeps the goal in mind, but many beautiful scenes are to be observed from each new vantage point." - Harold B. Melchart

"The tragedy of life is not found in failure but complacency. Not in you doing too much, but doing too little. Not in you living above your means, but below your capacity. It's not failure but aiming too low, that is life's greatest tragedy." - Benjamin E. Mayes

"Courage does not always roar. Sometimes, it is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, 'I will try again tomorrow'." - Channing Pollock

"Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed." - Channing Pollock

"Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life." - Ann Lander

"Courage is the greatest of all the virtues. Because if you haven't courage, you may not have an opportunity to use any of the others." - Samuel Johnson

"Fear is the opportunity for courage, not proof of cowardice." - John McCain

"Many of our fears are tissue paper thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them." - Brendan Francis

"Ships are safe within the harbor, but is that what ships are for?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"One's action ought to come out of an achieved stillness: not to be a mere rushing on." - D.H. Lawrence

"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that things are difficult." - Seneca

"While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior." - Henry C. Link

"You can't help someone get up a hill without getting closer to the top yourself." - H. Norman Schwarzkopf

"Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending." - Carl Bard

"I don't know if you'll succeed or fail, but I know this: you will fail if you don't try!" - Guy Kawasaki

"Better to fail at doing the right thing than to succeed at doing the wrong thing." - Guy Kawasaki

"People rarely succeed unless they enjoy what they are doing." - Dale Carnegie

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence." - Helen Keller

"The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good." - Brian Tracy

"A ship in harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for." - William Shedd

"Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations." - George Bernard Shaw

"One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar." - Helen Keller

"Human beings have the remarkable ability to turn nothing into something. They can turn weeds into gardens and pennies into fortunes." - Jim Rohn

"It is not who you think you are...or even who you think you are not that really determines success... it's who you think you are becoming...." - Doug Firebaugh

"Get excited and enthusiastic about your own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire - you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away." - Denis Waitley

"Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful." - Albert Schweitzer

"If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants." - Sir Isaac Newton

"Well done is better than well said." - Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to put its pants on." - Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

"Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless." - Mother Teresa (1910-1997)

"Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth." - George Washington (1732-1799)

"The time is always right to do what is right." - Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968)

"All the adversity I've had in my life, has strengthened me. You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you." - Walt Disney (1901-1966)

"Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today." - Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will." - Vince Lombardi (1913-1970)

"It is better to light the candle than to curse the darkness." - Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both." - Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969)

"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Nelson Mandela

"We must become the change we wish to see in the world." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The best and most beautiful things in life cannot be seen, not touched, but are felt in the heart." - Helen Keller

"Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently." - Henry Ford

"Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music." - Ronald Reagan

"Happiness is not in our circumstances but in ourselves. It is not something we see, like a rainbow, or feel, like the heat of a fire. Happiness is something we are." - John B. Sheerin ~

"Make a gift of your life and lift all mankind by being kind, considerate, forgiving, and compassionate at all times, in all places, and under all conditions, with everyone as well as yourself. This is the greatest gift anyone can give." - David Hawkins: Psychiatrist, spiritual author, and lecturer

"If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help somebody." - Chinese proverb

"People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents." - Andrew Carnegie ~

"Success is a journey, not a destination - half the fun is getting there." - Gita Bellin

"You can blame people who knock things over in the dark, or you can begin to light candles. You're only at fault if you know about the problem and choose to do nothing." - Paul Hawken

"Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be." - Abraham Lincoln

"The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible." - Arthur Clarke

"It is never too late to be what you might have been." - George Eliot

"Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, it's unlikely you will step up and take responsibility for making it so. If you assume that there's no hope, you guarantee that there will be no hope. If you assume that there is an instinct for freedom, that there are opportunities to change things, there is a chance you may contribute to making a better world. The choice is yours." - Noam Chomsky

"It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change." - Charles Darwin

"Good humor is tonic for the mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment." - Grenville Kleiser

"Listen to everything a man has to say about what he knows, but don't let him advise you about what he doesn't know. And usually he doesn't know too much about what's best for you." - Barney Balaban

"Former education makes you a living. Self education makes you a fortune." - Jim Rohn

"You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation." - Plato

"Leadership is doing what is right when no one is watching." - George Van Valkenburg

"Genuine leadership comes from the quality of your vision and your ability to spark others to extraordinary performance.- Jack Welch: Former General Electric chairman and CEO.

"Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others." - Robert Louis Stevenson, 1850-1894, Scottish Novelist/Poet/Travel Writer

"We are all given a choice each day. We can react negatively to the demands made on us or we can choose to live abundantly, to transform the negative into the meaningful. Attitude is all. If I do not endow my life and my work with meaning, no one will ever be able to do it for me." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"Attitudes are more important than facts." - Dr. Karl Menninger

"It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult undertaking which, more than anything else, will determine its successful outcome." - William James

"The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind." - William James

"Many people never go after their dreams for a better life because they are afraid of change. The fact is that most of the time you cannot move ahead without leaving something behind. If you are not getting what you want out of life, you have to change your approach to it. To get what you want, you have to become the person who deserves it. And that means changing attitudes, maybe even changing important parts of your life." - Stedman Graham

"I complained because I had no shoes until I met a man who had no feet." - Arabic proverb

"There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative." - Clement Stone

"If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't! If you want to win, but think you can't, It's almost a cinch you won't.

If you think you'll lose, you're lost; For out in the world we find Success begins with a fellow's will; It's all in the state of the mind.

Life's battles don't always go To the stronger and faster man, But sooner or later the man who wins Is the man who thinks he can." - Walter D. Wintle

"If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it." - William A. Ward

"There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it." - Napoleon Hill

"You can do anything if you have enthusiasm. Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes rise to the stars. Enthusiasm is the spark in your eye, the swing in your gait, the grip of your hand, the irresistible surge of your will and your energy to execute your ideas. Enthusiasts are fighters, they have fortitude, they have staying qualities. Enthusiasm is at the bottom of all progress! With it, there is accomplishment. Without it there are only alibis." - Henry Ford

"Having a vision for your life allows you to live out of hope, rather than out of your fears." - Stedman Graham

"A thankful person is thankful under all circumstances. A complaining soul complains even if he lives in paradise." - Baha'u'llah

"What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity." - J. Sidlow Baxter

"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow." - Melody Beattie

"If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised." - Winston Churchill

"You can have everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want." - Zig Ziglar

"Control your destiny or someone else will! - Jack Welch

"Some folks go through life pleased that the glass is half full. Others spend a lifetime lamenting that it's half-empty. The truth is: There is a glass with a certain volume of liquid in it. From there, it's up to you! - Dr. James S. Vuocolo

"The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step." - Lao-Tzu

"Success is not a destination that you ever reach. Success is the quality of your journey." - Jennifer James

"Most of us visualize on a daily basis, but we often do it unconsciously and in a negative fashion. It is called worrying. What happens to our bodies when we worry? We tense up, disrupt our normal breathing, and psycho-physically prepare ourselves for failure. Instead, learn to use positive visualization to prepare yourself for success. As you do you will transform the energy that supports your worrying into fuel for making your dreams come true .- Michael Gelb and Tony Buzan

"We first must think "I can," then behave appropriately along that line of thought." - Marsha Sinetar

"All men seek one goal: success or happiness. The only way to achieve true success is to express yourself completely in service to society. First, have a definite, clear, practical ideal--a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends--wisdom, money, material and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end." - Aristotle

"Success, in my view, is the willingness to strive for something you really want. The person not reaching the top is no less a success than the one who achieved it, if they both sweated blood, sweat and tears and overcame obstacles and fears. The failure to be perfect does not mean you're not a success." - Fran Tarkenton

"Whether or not we realize it each of us has a special gift inside us just waiting to surface! ...We owe developing these gifts not only to ourselves, but those around us as well... The important thing here is not what your gift is as much as that you develop it so that you can share it with those around you and in the process further your own personal life! ...Once we have identified our special talents it doesn't matter whether or not we find immediate success in them, what does matter is that we take a step each day towards our intended goal! - Josh Hinds

"You can't expect to prevent negative feelings altogether. And you can't expect to experience positive feelings all the time...The Law of Emotional Choice directs us to acknowledge our feelings but also to refuse to get stuck in the negative ones." - Greg Anderson

"..look at that word blame. It's just a coincidence that the last two letters spell the word me. But that coincidence is worth thinking about. Other people or unfortunate circumstances may have caused you to feel pain, but only you control whether you allow that pain to go on. If you want those feelings to go away, you have to say: "It's up to me.." - Arthur Freeman

"People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success." - Norman Vincent Peale

"Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently." - William A. Ward

"Anyone can be a genius, if they pick just one specific subject and study it diligently just 15 minutes each day." - Albert Einstein

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence." - Helen Keller

"if you persevere; and you will find joy in overcoming obstacles. Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost." - Helen Keller

"True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose." - Helen Keller

"When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us." - Helen Keller

"The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision." - Helen Keller

"The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can't find them, make them." - George Bernard Shaw

"Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world." - George Bernard Shaw

"Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it." - Lou Holtz

"We all have ability. The difference is how we use it." - Stevie Wonder

"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost. That is where they should be. Now put the foundation under them." - Henry David Thoreau

"Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going." - Unknown

"Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things." - Frank A. Clark

"Winning is not everything. It's the only thing." - Vince Lombardi

"Forget past mistakes. Forget failures. Forget everything except what you're going to do now and do it." - William Durant

"You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough! You must take action." - Anthony Robbins

"It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something." - Franklin D. Roosevelt

"It's not one thing we do 100% better than anyone else, but 100 things we do 1% better than everyone else." - London O's Game Programme

"It is what we think we know already that often prevents us from learning." - Claude Bernard

"You must have long range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short term failures." - Charles C. Noble. American civil engineer

"I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it." - Gale Sawers. NFL Halfback

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill

"We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done." - Longfellow

"When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on." - Franklin D. Roosevelt

"I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it." - Gale Sayers

"The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed." - Richard B. Sheridan

"If you really want something, you can figure out how to make it happen." - Cher

"When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it." - Henry Ford

"The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination." - Tommy Lasorda

"Don't let go of your dreams. If you have determination and belief in your dreams, you will succeed in spite of your desire to let go." - Catherine Pulsifer

"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer." - Albert Einstein

"Many of lifes failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." - Thomas Edison

"A minute's success pays the failure of years." - Robert Browning

"For every failure, there's an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour." - Mary Kay Ash

"If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate." - Thomas Watson, Sr

"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody." - Bill Cosby

"I wasn't afraid to fail. Something good always comes out of failure." - Anne Baxter

"Keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final." - Roger W. Babson

"I've never been afraid to fail." - Michael Jordan

"He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life." - Muhammad Ali

"Without goals, and plans to reach them, you are like a ship that has set sail with no destination." - Fitzhugh Dodson

"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 win out." - Ronald Reagan

"All men make mistakes, but only wise men learn from their mistakes." - Winston Churchill

"In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it." - Jane Smiley

"Believe... Someone have to do it, Why Not You? - Advert

"Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care." - Theodore Roosevelt, 1858-1919, 26th President of the United States

"Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm." - Earl Nightingale, 1921-1989, American Motivational Author and Radio Broadcaster

"A clear purpose, a meaningful mission and shared values increase earnings and provide staying power in today's markets." - Michael Angier

"All decision making comes down to Values Clarification?. Values - whatever they are - are the compass that is guiding you to ultimate destiny? Any time you have difficulty making an important decision, you can be sure that it is the result of being unclear about your Values.." - Anthony Robbins


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For Ateş, walking between desks, stepping on notebooks and resting inside a school bag is just a regular day. Ateş may be a cat but don't be mistaken, he...


Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Henrikh Mkhitaryan's UEL Final Absence Is Motivation  Bleacher Report

Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang believes Henrikh Mkhitaryan 's absence in the UEFA Europa League final against Chelsea will provide the team ...


How to Boost Your Sales Team’s Motivation (+11 Meeting Ideas)  G2 Crowd

Meetings are notorious for being tedious, boring, and a waste of time. But here's the good news: by implementing some quick time management changes, you ...


Chris Millar to use play-off drama as motivation after joining Concord Rangers from Heybridge Swifts  Echo

CHRIS Millar is eager to use a 'very strange end to the season' as motivation after sealing a move to Concord Rangers.


Local News Vegas man loses over 200 pounds, using daughter as motivation Jackie Kostek 6:38  KTNV Las Vegas

At his heaviest, Mike Whaley weighed 545 pounds. For the past year and a half, he's been consistently hitting the gym and eating better. He's lost more than 200 ...


Sea Trials requires endurance, motivation and a little superhero inspiration  CapitalGazette.com

About 1,000 Naval Academy plebes fought through 14 hours of rigorous training Tuesday as part of the 2019 Sea Trials needed endurance, motivation and a ...


AC In The AM: Motivation Not An Issue With Josh Rosen  MiamiDolphins

The room was packed. The cameras were clicking. The questions kept coming. Josh Rosen had his introductory press conference early Monday afternoon at the ...


The 5 Essential Steps to Motivating Your Sales Team  Atlanta Small Business Network

Motivating your sales team is about more than putting up inspiring quotes on the wall. It's the most important thing that you can do for sustained success in your ...


#LivingWhileBlack: New laws could outlaw racially motivated 911 calls  Los Angeles Times

Barbecuing. Napping. Asking to use a Starbucks bathroom: 911 calls on black people led to a #LivingWhileBlack social media moment. Now cities may take ...


17 Super Motivating Quotes for When You're Feeling Unbearably Fatigued at Work (or Anyplace Else)  Inc.

If you have already tried several ways to re-energize and you're still ready to toss in the towel, try these 17 quotes that will inspire you.


Slavin: We'll use this as motivation to make it farther next year  WRALSportsFan.com

After the Hurricanes suffered their season-ending sweep to the Bruins, defenseman Jaccob Slavin thought losing the lead in Game 1 was the difference in the ...


New Warrior Patrick Herbert reveals his late sister is his 'motivation'  TVNZ

Warriors rookie Patrick Herbert has opened up about the biggest inspiration of his rugby league journey that continues to motivate him now - his sister who took ...


Changing schools, Tulalip teen found motivation to graduate  The Daily Herald

Nancy Enick, 18, started at Heritage High School this school year. She's since gotten straight As.


Happy Birthday, Derek Hough! His 10 Best Quotes on Exercise and Motivation  Parade

Happy birthday, Derek Hough! The Dancing With the Stars pro turns 34 on May 17, 2019.As a professional dancer, Hough is pretty much always in amazing ...


Using the neuroscience of motivation to get things done  Ladders

For motivation to be sustainable, it has to connect to our deepest aspirations or values—and we have to remind ourselves of how it connects.


Tips to motivate yourself in order to change your behaviour  The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail and Morneau Shepell created the Employee Recommended Workplace Award to honour companies that put the health and total well-being ...


7 psychology-backed hacks for boosting your motivation  Born2Invest

If you've been feeling demotivated at work, here are seven science-backed ways on how you can get back on your feet!


Rules advantage or just seeking talent? What's the motivation for adding big receivers on Patriots roster?  The Athletic

No doubt that Bill Belichick will look to exploit the new rules around pass interference. But is that why he is recruiting big wideouts?


Cannabis can affect your performance at work  Deccan Chronicle

Washington: New researches by Canadian neuroscientists have revealed that cannabis use affects the brain of adolescents and is linked to cognitive ...


Holmdel tennis team looking to use championship loss as motivation  centraljersey.com

Holmdel High School does not often lose boys' tennis matches, let alone by a 5-0 final score. Under coach Chuck Chelednik, the Hornets have been one of the ...


Need Some Mom Motivation? 5 Inspirational Quotes from Moms of Entrepreneurs  The Story Exchange

In honor of Mother's Day, we're celebrating the unique power of mom motivation by sharing the maternal words of wisdom that motivated women entrepreneurs.


Not behind the 8 ball: Alabama uses No. 8 national seed as motivation entering NCAA Tournament  Montgomery Advertiser

With many expecting to be seeded higher, Crimson Tide players felt 'a little disrespected' by NCAA Tournament selection committee after drawing the No.


Tax case illustrates government's motivation in IPP change  Advisor.ca

Individual pension plans (IPP) can be a great way for people who operate small businesses through a Canadian-controlled private corporation (CCPC) to save ...


Reasons to Run Streak - Motivating Reasons to Get Running  runnersworld.com

For your kids, for your health, or for charity. No matter what it is, you can find a reason to run consistently.


‘Barefoot Bandit’ bid to end probation, become motivational speaker is denied  Fox News

A man who attracted notoriety as the “Barefoot Bandit” has been ordered to complete his probation after requesting that he be allowed to visit friends overseas ...


What the Night King Really Wanted on ‘Game of Thrones’  Variety

Czech actor Vladimir Furdik, who plays the Night King on "Game of Thrones," told Variety that the Night King's motivation is clear.


Dunbar motivated to take back state track title  Dayton Daily News

What better way to cap off a season that saw the Wolverines claim their 25th straight City League title with a Division II state track and field championship?


Altruistic Creator Jay Shetty Pacts With Ellen Digital Network For “Snackable” Motivation  Tubefilter

Ellen Digital Network (EDN) today announced a major partnership with digital star Jay Shetty, whose inspirational *content* has netted him 26 million followers on ...


Rea needed Imola wins to keep up motivation  Motorsport.com, Edition: Global

Kawasaki's Jonathan Rea admits he needed to score his first wins of the 2019 World Superbike campaign last weekend at Imola in order to keep up his ...


Manny Pacquiao has Oscar De La Hoya fight motivation back for July 20  WBN - World Boxing News

Eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao has motivation likened to his fight with Oscar De La Hoya when he faces Keith Thurman.


Kyle Van Noy still finds motivation after success with Patriots  The Providence Journal

FOXBORO — Kyle Van Noy was basically given away for free by the Detroit Lions. A 2014 second-round pick, the linebacker fizzled out with his first NFL team ...


Dean Lewis talks Insta stalking, music and motivation with Danny  Jacaranda FM

Just before the release of his debut full lenght album 'A place we knew' in March this year, Dean Lewis took a minute to chat to Danny about his American tour, ...


Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Democrats' 2020 motivation  PBS NewsHour

NPR's Tamara Keith and Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report join Lisa Desjardins to discuss the latest in politics, including why so many Democrats are ...


Jack Nowell urges Exeter to use last year's defeat to Saracens as motivation in Premiership final rematch  Telegraph.co.uk

The Exeter Chiefs fairytale is no more. The romance of a trip to Twickenham died 12 months ago when Saracens choked the life out of them in the Premiership ...


Need to find your motivation? Turn up the nostalgia  Ladders

At a time when things seem terrifyingly uncertain, nostalgia feels like an easy escape. It's like a vacation without having to deal with flight delays.


Prep softball: Almira/Coulee-Hartline looks to use Inchelium loss as motivation heading into district tournament  The Spokesman-Review

Every sports fan has heard the phrase “good loss” and, typically, the kind of talk that follows is about providing the team that suffered said loss an opportunity to ...


Mohamed Salah's Kiev nightmare will act as Liverpool's Madrid motivation  Liverpool Echo

Jordan Henderson believes Mohamed Salah will be motivated by a desire to banish the nightmare of Kiev when Liverpool aim for Champions League glory in ...


Weed Users Find Drug Can Make Exercise More Enjoyable and Boost Workout Motivation: Study  Newsweek

Weed smokers are often stereotyped as being lazy. As a result, the drug is not often mentioned in the same breath as words like "exercise" and "physical activity.


Hochman: Sharks are an intimidating bunch. Will that be motivation for Blues' star players?  STLtoday.com

Fewer things in sports are less-intimidating than the teal-clad uniforms of the San Jose Sharks, or the cheesy, in-arena prop shark with cartoonish fangs.


Braylen Ingraham set to arrive at Alabama motivated to excel  247Sports

Like most of Alabama's summer enrollees, Braylen Ingraham has spent the last several months trying to stay in shape and making sure he's well-conditioned ...


Financial crime outpaces espionage as top motivation for data breaches, Verizon report finds  CyberScoop

Once again, it all comes back to the money. Seventy-one percent of the data breaches that occurred in the last year were financially motivated, according to ...


Frank Reich needs new motivational material in year 2 with Colts  CBS 4 Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Motivation is where you find it, and Frank Reich found his in the complete lack of respect shown for the team he had inherited.


How to gain your daily motivation back  Ladders

If you feel like you've lost direction, there are things you can do to feel excited and driven once again. Here's how to make it happen.


Brad Marchand more motivated to avoid pain of Bruins' Stanley Cup Final loss than to savor another win  MassLive.com

BOSTON - Brad Marchand knows what the destination looks like at the end of both roads. The Bruins forward has been part of a Boston Stanley Cup winning ...


SISD teacher uses unique motivation for STAAR test  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - Testing season is underway for many students in the Borderland and each school district is taking a different approach in helping their ...


Bullis School sprinter uses his late mother's memory as motivation on the track  WJLA

Ryan Willie is a runner, and the Bullis School junior is pretty fast. “He's just getting started, he's just coming into his own,” coach Joe Lee said. “He can be one of ...


Experience Of Work Boosts Student Motivation And Grades  Forbes

Encounters with the world of work have been found to boost both student motivation and their grades, according to new research. The study found that even a ...


College coaches add 'motivation' to spring practice  Douglas County Sentinel

By DERRICK MAHONE Sports Editor. Every time Bradyn Swinson steps on the practice field this spring, the Chapel Hill High defensive lineman always has ...


Perseverance and Motivation: Why nothing can keep Calhoun off the court  Student Voice at Moorpark College

When Breanna Calhoun tore her anterior cruciate ligament in her left knee, she thought she would never be able to play the game of basketball ever again.


McCollum not taking motivation from KD's offseason dig  NBCSports.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- Last summer, during an appearance on CJ McCollum's "Pull Up podcast," Kevin Durant told the Trail Blazers star guard that Portland ...


Warriors centre Patrick Herbert's motivation 'bigger than rugby league'  Stuff.co.nz

Life was good, football was going well - until Patrick Herbert awoke to the news that changed his life forever.


Graduate Billie McBride: Nontraditional student finds motivation from two generations of family  NAU News

May 6, 2019. Billie McBride is the first in her family to graduate from NAU. She isn't the first Lumberjack, though. In 1954, her father came to NAU on a football ...


Fran Kirby: ‘Two semi-finals we lost still hurt – we’ll use it as motivation’  The Guardian

Striker tells Suzanne Wrack that Lionesses are focused on reaching the final of the Women's World Cup – and are enjoying the trappings of fame.


Cavs: Tied-for-worst title odds for 2020 should be added motivation  FanSided

The Cleveland Cavaliers are tied for having the NBA's worst 2020 title odds, per the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, and that should be added motivation.


'Motivation, stress, pressure' - Quartararo heads home  crash.net

'There will be a lot of fans at the French GP and that will give me extra motivation. It also generates more stress and pressure as it's my home Grand.


Teen Mom Earns $1 Million In College Scholarships & Motherhood Was Her Motivation  Romper

High school is hard. Whenever people go on about high school being the best years of their life it makes me really sad for the rest of their existence. Between the ...


How heartbreak motivated Devin Singletary to become an electrifying running back  BuffaloBills.com

Known by his nickname 'Motor', rookie running back Devin Singletary was a youth football legend in his native Florida. He became a record-breaking player at ...


UN envoy attacks lack of 'moral motivation' to end Libyan war  The Guardian

The international community lacks the moral motivation to end the Libyan civil war and largely views the country as a prize to be captured, the UN's special ...


Thibaut Courtois Reveals How Santiago Bernabeu Atmosphere Provides Motivation for Players  90min

​Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is targeting a better second season at the club, while admitting that the pressure of playing at the Santiago Bernabeu ...


Cory Higgins : "In all walks of life, haters give you more motivation"  Eurohoops

Cory Higgins was one of the standouts of CSKA Moscow all year long and he doesn't intend to stop before the EuroLeague Final Four. Βy Nikos Varlas/ ...


How to Motivate Kids to Practice Hard Things  Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley

Recent research can help us teach kids to practice the right way to reach their goals.


Motivational breakfast aims to uplift, offer financial literacy for Chattanoogans  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanoogans looking for motivation and financial well-being advice are in luck.


Alex Cora must find a way to motivate underachieving Red Sox  The Boston Globe

Managing a baseball team is like gardening. You can tend it, water it, feed it, and prune it, but your perfectly planned garden still might not grow as you intended ...


New York Giants: Landon Collins is using former team as motivation  Elite Sports NY

Now part of the cause for a divisional rival, Landon Collins is using the New York Giants, his former employers, as extra inspiration.


Billy Monger: 'Racing gave me extra motivation' after crash  BBC Sport

Britain's Billy Monger says racing gave him the "extra motivation" in his recovery from a crash which caused both his legs to be amputated.


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