Aim High Quotes

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You are that which you are seeking.
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.


We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
Too low they build, who build beneath the stars.
Keep high aspirations, moderate expectations and small needs.

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Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.


You never climb a mountain to get to the middle; you climb it to get to the top.


Aim at Heaven and you will get Earth thrown in. Aim at Earth and you get neither.
Aim at Heaven and you will get earth 'thrown in': aim at earth and you will get neither.
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better aim at something high.
Be winged arrows, aiming at fulfillment and goal, even though you will tire without having reached the mark.


Don't fear failure. — Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.


If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it;
Every arrow that flies feels the attraction of earth.


An ignorance of means may minister
To greatness, but an ignorance of aims
Makes it impossible to be great at all.
There is no passion to be found playing small—in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short, but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.
Aim at a high mark and you'll hit it.  No, not the first time, nor the second time.  Maybe not the third.  But keep on aiming and keep on shooting for only practice will make you perfect.  Finally you'll hit the bull's-eye of success.


The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow Roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars, and in the middle, you see the blue centerlight pop, and everybody goes Awww!