His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Quotes about Motivation
"Do not underestimate your thoughts, because your energy, determination, success, and even health, are directly related to positive thoughts."
"The future does not wait for hesitant people. The more we achieve, the more we realize how much more we can achieve."
"Your determination and energy will be proportionate to your goal. Therefore, set a high goal for yourself and do not settle for anything less than the very best. The best is exactly what you will get if you accept no less."
"I once read an article in a foreign newspaper saying: luck smiles back at Dubai. I respond, "when they want to diminish your achievements, they attribute them to luck."".
"To take risk and fail is not a failure. Real failure is to fear taking any risk"
"They say, the sky is the limit for ambition. We say, the sky is only the beginning."
"Impossible is a word used by some people who fear to dream big."
"I don't like to see someone who does not have a hobby, sport or passion in life. Idleness is not only an attitude towards work; it starts with the mind."
"Competition always makes you stronger and better. Competition is feared only by the weak."
"We, in the UAE, have no such word as "impossible"; it does not exist in our lexicon. Such a word is used by the lazy and the weak, who fear challenges and progress. When one doubts his potential and capabilities as well as his confidence, he will lose the compass that leads him to success and excellence, thus failing to achieve his goal. I require you, youth, to insist on number one."
"Everybody starts small. We all begin life as a single cell. Every business starts as one person with an idea. How fast you go, how far you get, is in your hands. The bigger your vision, the bigger your achievement will be. Will you stumble on the way? Perhaps, but we cannot let fear keep us small. We have to be brave to be big.