Motivation is the act of being provided with a reason to act a certain way.
“Scientists study the world how it is now, but engineers take a paint brush and create a world that has never been before.”
“If we keep doing what we're doing, we're going to keep getting what we're getting.”
—Stephen R. Covey Motivational Writer
“The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.”
—George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans] Novelist, Editor
“You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.”
—Henry Ford Founder Of Ford Motor Company
“The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs.”
Value Ideas For Motivation
Take time to reflect at the end of each day.
Decide what you want to achieve, and then set goals accordingly.
Keep learning: read, browse and brainstorm.
Don't compare yourself to others.
Work on one important task for 50 minutes, and then take a 10 minute break.
Stories About Motivation
Submitted by Michael
I’m in the middle of algebra class doing my work when my teacher says to the whole class that we are having a test next week...
Submitted by Jennifer
I am walking in the school halls, going to class, talking to my friend. Then I turn around and I see a girl...
Submitted by Anonymous
I have come a long way from riding on the back of a donkey as a child in Portugal in the 50's and 60's, where I grew up. My...
Everyday Hero Stories
Chris is constant motivation and inspiration for all those around him. Diagnosed as a 21 year old Marine with a degenerative...
I have more than one hero: God is my ultimate hero above all. Without Him, I wouldn't have been blessed with other heroes in...
This woman, a double amputee beat the odds. Given all she has been through and a 2% chance of living at age 19.