It’s finals week — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week
It’s finals week! Stay focused. The semester is almost over.
I’m sharing some thoughts from successful people to keep you motivated:
“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”
— Albert Einstein
“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work learning from failure.”
— General Colin Powell
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”
— Nelson Mandela
“The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.”
— Vidal Sassoon
“Accept the challenges so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.”
— George Smith Patton Jr.
“The best competition I have is against myself to become better.”
— Coach John Wooden
“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
“The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.”
“Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private dream which, if fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength for our nation.”
— John F. Kennedy
“Never give in. Never. Never. Never.”
— Winston Churchill
Joyce Donahue is a career counselor in the Fulton Schools Career Center. She is a nationally certified career counselor and holds “Master Career Counselor” membership status in the National Career Development Association.