12 Powerful Motivational Tools That Guarantee Success
by Peter Murphy
The standard for success across the globe is having a
vision that compels you to succeed. Motivation is the key
in accomplishing all your goals.
No matter how many years you spend in a classroom or from
what social class or lifestyle, motivation is the common
factor among those who are high achievers.
Finding the tools to put meaning and purpose in your life,
developing a vision, and becoming highly motivated can lead
you towards a successful and exciting life.
Here are 12 motivational tools that can bring you success:
1. Recognizing obstacles and learning to remove them can
make your vision a reality. The individual who is
extremely motivated and successful has been motivated by a
2. The quest for freedom is the basis for motivation.
Total freedom is not necessarily desirable or possible, but
the pursuit of that ideal is what motivates us to succeed.
3. People who develop a vision control their own life and
destiny. With no vision, your life and destiny are
controlled by outside forces.
You must change your thinking habits in order to change
your life, and you change your habits by keeping the
desired results in sight.
4. Develop a major goal, but take a specified path to get
there. You'll have many smaller goals to reach before you
get to the final result.
By learning to accomplish these smaller goals, you'll be
motivated to take on the larger challenges.
5. Get into the habit of finishing what you start. An
unfinished project is of no value. Leaving things
unfinished is a habit that must be changed.
6. Find support through friends, acquaintances, and
co-workers. If you surround yourself with motivated,
visionary people you will naturally develop the attributes
that helped them get that way.
Mutual interests and like-minded associates can be
excellent motivational tools.
7. Another motivational tool is failure. Failure teaches us
to keep trying until we get it right. No one ever became
successful without prior failures.
Failure is a by-product of imagination and creativity. It
challenges you to take risks and teaches you to keep trying
until you get it right.
8. The fear of failure is a common factor among those who
procrastinate. If you want to succeed in reaching your
goals, you must be willing to take a risk and lose.
Many people trade joy, satisfaction, and fulfillment for a
job that is considered conventional and safe.
9. The unfulfilling job is not the failure; not pursuing
your dreams is the real failure. Developing a vision
requires conquering your fears and finding motivation from
10. The power of your dreams is the primary factor in
becoming motivated. Productivity will be the result of
developing habits and attitudes that keep you on the right
11. By changing bad habits and focusing on your specific
goals, motivation will come to you even when you wish you
could quit and times are tough.
12. By identifying the behaviors that you need to change,
developing a vision of what you would like to achieve, and
striving to attain that goal, you will become a naturally
motivated, highly efficient, productive person.
Do not let fear of failure stop you from having the freedom
to choose the lifestyle and destiny you desire.
True motivation is not only a learned skill; it is
developed due to a need or desire to make our dreams a
If you want to find inner motivation, you must identify
your goals and set out on an unwavering path to achieve
Overcoming procrastination is perhaps one of the most
important steps you can take to improve your life and
become the motivated, successful person you are capable of
You have to let go of your old personality and ways of
doing things to change, quit procrastinating and get
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