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Healthy Inspiration from SparkPeople

Motivational Quote - Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.

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You can have the best plan in the world, full of timelines, specific outcomes and contingency plans. But if you’re not willing to take that first step, your plan will just hang on the wall like flypaper. Action creates opportunity. Action builds momentum. Action clears the path to success. Inaction just leads to regret. Once you take that first step, it’s important to keep moving. Your past actions got you where you are today. They’ve done their job. They can’t be expected to carry you all the way to tomorrow’s goals too. Your future requires new action. What are you going to do between now and then to see it through? Take a look at your plan. Find one step – any step – and get moving…. go on, what are you waiting for?…. pull away from your computer and do it now…. here comes the train….

Member Comments

LAWRENCEJENS123 3/5/2015 1:07:04 PM
Great statment
1FLATLANDER 12/27/2014 1:10:25 PM
Will Rogers, I grew up on his whit ( a friend of my great grandfather's)
MOLEY130 12/25/2014 4:08:08 PM
You're darn right about that, ole Willie!
MOLEY130 12/25/2014 4:08:08 PM
You're darn right about that, ole Willie!
MAYBER 3/25/2014 9:59:24 AM
what is my plan yesterday it was getting late in the day and had not walked the dogs put our dinner in the oven (pizza) put on my coat and out the door for a walk around the block it felt good hoping it is the start of a greater plan one day at a time
VAINVT 3/25/2014 9:31:01 AM
I've loved Will Rogers since I was in high school, and this quote is another gem.
SUNNIE86 2/22/2012 11:58:48 AM
This is so true!!
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