Quotes on Commitment: Make Your Dreams Come True

quotes on commitmentWhether it’s a person, a job, or another dream, there comes a point when you have to fully commit to the thing you’re pursuing in order for it to flourish to its full potential. If you’re struggling with committing to something or finding the inspiration to power through, quotes about commitment can help guide and lead you through rocky or confusing stages in your life.

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On Life

  1. “If you had started doing anything two weeks ago, by today you would have been two weeks better at it.” John Mayer
  2. “Freedom is not the absence of commitments, but the ability to choose – and commit myself to – what is best for me.” Paulo Coelho
  3. “Without commitment, you cannot have depth in anything, whether it’s a relationship, a business or a hobby.” Neil Strauss
  4. “Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well; whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely.” Charles Dickens
  5. “There is one rule, though: once you discover your truth, you have to go all in. Fully. Every single chip.” Kamal Ravikant
  6. “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation), there is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would never otherwise have occurred. A whole stream of events issues from the decision, raising in one’s favor all manner of unforeseen incidents and meetings and material assistance, which no man could have dreamed would have come his way. Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Begin it now.” William Hutchison Murray
  7. “Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach.” Tom Robbins
  8. “Commitment unlocks the doors of imagination, allows vision, and gives us the “right stuff” to turn our dreams into reality.” James Womack
  9. “It was character that got us out of bed, commitment that moved us into action, and discipline that enabled us to follow through.” Zig Zigler
  10. “Each day brings a fresh opportunity for you to set the standard of how dedicated and committed you are to your needs, wants, goals, and relationships.” Steve Maraboli
  11. “Commitment doesn’t have conditions. A compassionate samurai follows through whether it feels good or not; average people do what they feel like doing.” Brian Klemmer
  12. “The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.” Vince Lombardo
  13. “Successful people do not have a part-time mindset nor a full-time mindset, but a lifetime mindset.” Orrin Woodward (Learn to lead the life you want with this course.)
  14. “One cannot go over Niagara Falls in a barrel only slightly.” A.C. Davis
  15. “You need to make a commitment, and once you make it, then life will give you some answers.” Les Brown
  16. “Never give in! Never give in! Never, never, never. Never — in anything great or small, large or petty — never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.” Sir Winston Churchill
  17. “I believe life is constantly testing us for our level of commitment, and life’s greatest rewards are reserved for those who demonstrate a never-ending commitment to act until they achieve. This level of resolve can move mountains, but it must be constant and consistent. As simplistic as this may sound, it is still the common denominator separating those who live their dreams from those who live in regret.” Anthony Robbins
  18. “There’s no abiding success without commitment.” Anthony Robbins
  19. “A total commitment is paramount to reaching the ultimate in performance.” Tom Flores
  20. “Competing in sports has taught me that if I’m not willing to give 120 percent, somebody else will.” Ron Blomberg
  21. “The relationship between commitment and doubt is by no means an antagonistic one. Commitment is healthiest when it is not without doubt, but in spite of doubt.” Rollo May

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On Love

  1. “Marriage is those two thousand indistinguishable conversations, chatted over two thousand indistinguishable breakfasts, where intimacy turns like a slow wheel. How do you measure the worth of becoming that familiar to somebody—so utterly well known and so thoroughly ever-present that you become an almost invisible necessity, like air?” Elizabeth Gilbert
  2. “I think when men hear that women want a commitment, they think it means commitment to a romantic relationship, but that’s not it. It’s a commitment to not floating around anywhere. I want a guy who is entrenched in his own life.” Mindy Kaling
  3. “Love, above all things, is a commitment to your choice.” Rob Liano
  4. “Intimacy without commitment, like icing without cake, can be sweet, but it ends up making us sick.” Joshua Harris
  5. “To commit to loving a person for five minutes is easy. To commit to loving a person for the rest of your life, after you have met them, is a strong commitment. But when you commit to loving a person before you meet them and for the rest of your life, you have made the strongest commitment one can make to a relationship.” Tom Houck
  6. “To say that one waits a lifetime for his soulmate to come around is a paradox. People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect.” Criss Jami
  7. “Love grows and wanes, but honor, duty, and commitment, those things are constant and stable. They define who you are.” Richelle E. Goodrich
  8. “Romantic love, I think, requires a degree of physical attraction, but devotion is needed to maintain it as an actual relationship. Physical attraction is a feeling you don’t really have control over, but devotion is something that has to be chosen. So, ideally… I suppose it’s passion combined with the commitment to value someone else completely above oneself.” Angela N. Blount

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On Work

  1. “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.” Mario Andretti
  2. “There was a moment when I changed from an amateur to a professional. I assumed the burden of a profession, which is to write even when you don’t want to, don’t much like what you’re writing, and aren’t writing particularly well.” Agatha Christie
  3. “There’s a difference between interest and commitment. When you’re interested in doing something, you do it
  4. only when it’s convenient. When you’re committed to something, you accept no excuses – only results.” Kenneth H. Blanchard
  5. “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness.” ―William Hutchison Murray
  6. “Objectives are not fate; they are direction. They are not commands; they are commitments. They do not determine the future; they are means to mobilize the resources and energies of the business for the making of the future.” Peter Drucker
  7. “Something in human nature causes us to start slacking off at our moment of greatest accomplishment. As you become successful, you will need a great deal of self-discipline not to lose your sense of balance, humility, and commitment.” –H. Ross Perot
  8. “Anyone can dabble, but once you’ve made that commitment, your blood has that particular thing in it, and it’s very hard for people to stop you.” –Bill Cosby
  9. “Without involvement, there is no commitment. Mark it down, asterisk it, circle it, underline it.” Stephen Covey
  10. “It takes a deep commitment to change and an even deeper commitment to grow.” Ralph Ellison
  11. “The only limit to your impact is your imagination and commitment.” Anthony Robbins
  12. “You have to know one big thing and stick with it. The leaders who had one very big idea and one very big commitment. This permitted them to create something. Those are the ones who leave a legacy.” Irving Kristol
  13. “Strategy is all about commitment. If what you’re doing isn’t irrevocable, then you don’t have a strategy — because anyone can do it… I’ve always wanted to treat life like I was an invading army and there was no turning back.” Troy Tyler
  14. “The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.” Thomas Edison
  15. “If you make the unconditional commitment to reach your most important goals, if the strength of your decision is sufficient, you will find the way and the power to achieve your goals.” Robert Conklin
  16. “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative and creation, there is one elementary truth the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would never otherwise have occurred. A whole stream of events issues from the decision, raising in one’s favor all manner of unforeseen incidents, meetings and material assistance which no man could have dreamed would have come his way. I have learned a deep respect for one of Goethe’s couplets: ‘Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it! Boldness has genius, magic, and power in it.” W.H. Murray
  17. “Trust only movement. Life happens at the level of events not of words. Trust movement.” –Alfred Adler
  18. “To make positive change requires lasting commitment, lasting commitment requires measurable targets, measurable targets requires detailed action plans, detailed action plans requires a goal you desire, desire requires a positive attitude to change your life, and the option to change your life requires WORK.” Byron Pulsifer