Let's face it, we don't feel like doing what we have to do. Heck, you might even find it hard to do what you want to do if there's the right amount of risk, intimidation and criticism involved.
Being ready for a great task isn't just a matter of turning an internal switch on. Sometimes, you need that extra boost, the little bit of inspiration or that great reminder of just exactly why failure isn't an option.
In that respect, as always, Elite Daily has got you covered as we've searched through numerous channels to find the best words to push you towards your goals today. Some of them fall under tough love, others are just sheer, undeniable truths. Regardless, they are all suited to doing one thing: getting you moving.
Watch, be encouraged and never settle for mediocrity again. Here are the 10 best videos to motivate you today:
Why Do We Fall
Key quote: “Pain is temporary. It may last for a minute, or an hour or a day, or even a year. But eventually it will subside, and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it will last forever.”
The Definition Of A Champion
Key quote: “At some time you’re going to face your fears or your match and it’s okay to fail. You know, it’s okay. But, in my opinion, the true failure is in avoiding the confrontation or the challenge.
One Of The best
Key Quote: “If you’ve never failed, you’ve never lived.”
Chase Your Dream
Key quote: “Greatness is not this wonderful, esoteric, elusive, God-like feature that only the special among us will ever taste. It’s something that truly exists in all of us.”
I Am First Not Second
Key quote: "Knock Knock
The Guy that finished second
'The guy who came in second who?'
Rise And Shine
Key quote: "You're on your way now but this is no time to dwell on how far you've come. You're in a fight against an opponent you can't see, but oh you can feel him on your heels, can't ya? Feel 'em breathing down your neck. You know what that is? That's you. Your fears, your doubts and insecurities all lined up like a firing squad ready to shoot you out the sky."
Key quote: "No matter how good your idea is or how much work you're willing to put into, they're always going to be those dream killers. There's always going to be those people that say it can't be done. But the only one that can prove them right or wrong is you.
Steve Jobs - "If Today Were The Last Day Of My Life"
Key quote: "For the past 33 years, I've looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself 'if today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I'm about to do today?' And whenever the answer's been 'no' for too many days in a row, that's when I know I've needed a change."
How Great I Am
Key quote: "I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out on a good cause and he lies exhausted on the field of battle, victorious."
What's Your Purpose
Key quote: Take your pick