Explore the value of Achievement
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ACHIEVEMENT QUOTATIONS
Emerson
“To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition; To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

20170407 friday quote
“Never mistake activity for achievement.”

John R. Wooden

20191106 wednesday quote
“Don’t let others tell you what you can’t do. Don't let the limitations of others limit your vision. If you can remove your self-doubt and believe in yourself, you can achieve what you never thought possible.”

Roy T. Bennett

20191108 friday quote
“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”

Sir Winston Churchill

20191104 monday quote
“Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement. ”

Golda Meir

20191105 tuesday quote
“Behind every great achievement is a dreamer of great dreams.”

Robert K. Greenleaf

Hill2
“If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.”

Napoleon Hill

Jackson
“If my mind can conceive it, my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it!”

Jesse Jackson

20191107 thursday quote
“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.”

Robert F. Kennedy

20170405 wednesday quote
“Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.”

Napoleon Hill

20170403 monday quote
“Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.”

Albert Einstein

Bryan
“Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.”

William Jennings Bryan

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'achievement'.
ACHIEVEMENT
bethany h my hero is Bethany Hamilton because of what happened to her she never gave up. I just finished reading her book and i loved it. She is my hero because she kept pushing on and never gave up. She has inspired me to never give up and keep trying even when you want to give up and think that something is to hard. "for...
SUBMITTED BY REILEY
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ACHIEVEMENT
The cancer money It was my winter break, and I went to my grandparents house. My aunt was there and she was telling me about how her class raised money for a cancer organization. Right then I knew what i was doing that winter break raise 500$ for cancer. Then next day I set up an account and just then somebody donated 36$...
SUBMITTED BY LEXI
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ACHIEVEMENT
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Shawn Johnson Shawn Johnson is one of the strongest girls I know to compete Gymnastics. She was just 15 years old when she competed in the Olympic trails. She went to the Olympics in 2008 and competed all four events with Nastia Luiken. She won gold for floor and beam. She also got another team gold medal so she had 3 in all....
SUBMITTED BY MADDIE TEETER
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
BRAVERY
CARING
CHANGE
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMMUNITY
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTION
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DREAM
DRIVE
EDUCATION
EMPATHY
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GET OUTSIDE
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GOODNESS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
HUMOR
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OUR BEAUTIFUL WORLD
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PULL TOGETHER
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SECOND CHANCES
SELF-CARE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAMWORK
THANK YOU
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUE CHAMPION
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WISDOM
WONDER
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Your Comments
Ken from Illinois MAY 17, 2017
Don't let perfection be the enemy of accomplishment. You have to know when "good enough" is good enough.

Arshath from Sri Lanka - Colombo MARCH 8, 2017
Fantastic Story !!

Laurie from Iowa MAY 3, 2016
I love these quotes! They help inspire me to do my best every day. Self-talk and positive affirmation is key to success.

Anonymous SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
"Winning here is a conscious decision. Make up your mind whether you want to pass - or choose to fail." Great quote from the movie "Lone Survivor".

STUART D MAYES from LOUISVILLE KY FEBRUARY 18, 2014
FREEDOM FROM SELF TOARMENT IS FREEDOM WHAT WAS TRUELY HOW ONE'SSELF IS MENT TO BE~

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