One of the essential words to succeed in life: determination. It is a characteristic that see determined people achieve the highest accolades.
A skill development program should address determination and to assist people with creative methods to increase their determination.
Determination = firmness of purpose. Is a positive emotional feeling that involves persevering towards a difficult goal in spite of obstacles. The refusal to let anything prevent you from doing what you have decided to do. (Wikipedia)
“But with determination, we can overcome any type of obstacle.
Determination therefore makes us creative and imaginative.” Jyväskylän Ylioppilaslehti
Determination … failure is not an option
To succeed in life you have to be determined and focused on what you want to achieve. Determination is being firm on the goal you want to achieve.
A determined person knows exactly where he or she is on the road to success, knows where he or she wants to go and has developed a strategy of how and when to reach his or her goal.
Determination is a motivator. With determination all is possible. Determined people have a lot of faith. In life you can get what you want provided you have the determination to get it. Atwijukire Deborah
Edward de Bono writes that some people make big trade-offs in the pursuit of a single goal that becomes more important than any others. “The one thing all successful people share is drive and determination.”
“Determination is the leading factor in success. Without it we may never reach our goals. I believe that if you want to succeed at achieving your goals you must have self-determination.” Russell – Horsham
“A determined person will do more with a pen and paper, than a lazy person will accomplish with a personal computer.” Catherine Pulsifer
“I, on the other hand, was a little-known night-club singer, who was said to have more determination than talent.” Maya Angelou
“Working hard, being patient and being full of determination is perhaps the most fulfilling way of becoming rich.” Robert Gardner
“We must remember that one determined person can make a significant difference, and that a small group of determined people can change the course of history.” Sonia Johnson
“Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.” Dan Gable
“It is your determination and persistence that will make you a successful person.” Kenneth J Hutchins
“Determination is the wake-up call to the human will.” Anthony Robbins
“I could have given up a long time ago, but I never did. I truly believe that determination is the key to success in anything.” Elissa Montanti
“Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.” Abraham Lincoln
“Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” Og Mandino
“Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.” Henry van Dyke
“Take passion and determination anywhere you go and we promise you, you’ll go far.” Dorothea Jackson
“If we attack our problems with determination we shall succeed.” Franklin Roosevelt
“To someone who is call to greatness in life, you will see the person will have such determination, determination beyond the ordinary.” Nicole Gopher Mampuya
“Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might. Determination is power.” Charles Simmons
“All depends on how determined we are to be successful.” Robert Kiyosaki
“Within each of us is a hidden store of determination. Determination to keep us in the race when all seems lost.” Roger Dawson
“Nothing is the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; genius will not; education will not; persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.” Calvin Coolidge
“Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.” Charles De Gaulle
“Hard work and determination can change anybodys’ destiny in life, after all no one is born poor, neither is any born great.” Esther Adenike Luogon
“Yes, you can have the very best God offers, but you will have to be determined to never give up until you have succeeded in every area of life.” Joyce Meyer
“History is replete with the illustrations of women, both named and unnamed, who stood with courage and determination in the midst of challenge and remained whole.” Marsha Brown Woodard