Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.
Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.
Money is not a motivating factor. Money doesn't thrill me or make me play better because there are benefits to being wealthy. I'm just happy with a ball at my feet. My motivation comes from playing the game I love. If I wasn't paid to be a professional footballer I would willingly play for nothing.
I just love being able to create and make things that inspire and that make people laugh, and my motivation to keep going is to make more opportunities to do that.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
With the new year comes a refueled motivation to improve on the past one.
Deficiency motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you are.
Way down deep, we're all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them.
Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
When government — in pursuit of good intentions — tries to rearrange the economy, legislate morality, or help special interests, the cost come in inefficiency, lack of motivation, and loss of freedom. Government should be a referee, not an active player.
Motivation — quotes and aphorisms
Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.
People need motivation to do anything. I don't think human beings learn anything without desperation.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.
The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
Intrinsic motivation is one of learning's most precious resources. It bolsters us to stick out the tough moments of a challenge and pursue what we love to do.