Milestone Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old milestone quotes, milestone sayings, and milestone proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


A milestone is less date and more definition.     

Rands

Life isn't a matter of milestones, but of moments.     

Rose Kennedy

Parenting is a stage of life's journey where the milestones come about every fifty feet.     

Robert Brault

A goal is not just an object on a pitch; it is also a milestone on your journey of excellence.     

Onyi Anyado

All children accomplish milestones in their own way, in their own time.     

Magda Gerber

One of the most important milestones we'll all hit along the way is the moment when we finally own our unique point of view and realize how priceless it is.     

Sarah Ban Breathnach

I think one of life's great milestones is when a person can look back and be almost as thankful for the setbacks as for the victories.     

Bob Dole

When a milestone is conquered, the subtle erosion called entitlement begins its consuming grind. The team regards its greatness as a trait and a right. Half hearted effort becomes habit and saps a champion.     

Pat Riley

Listing your personal milestones is like storing a pocketful of sunshine for a rainy day. Sometimes our best is simply not enough ... We have to do what is required.     

Winston Churchill

Statutes are mere milestone, telling how far yesterday's thought had traveled; and the talk of the sidewalk today is the law of the land. With us, law in nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.     

Wendell Phillips

Progress is measured by milestones. What many good people lack are markers that might tell them how they are actually doing. Goals can become a ritual or a fetish, but in the right measure they can give us some much needed reference points. No wonder some seem discouraged! Minus such milestones, we often feel minus in our lives     

Neal A. Maxwell

If you have a habit of declaring milestones or changing them based on the crisis of the day, don't expect the team to remain motivated. Similarly, if the team isn't aware of the milestone and the value behind it, they are unlikely to deliver.     

Martin Zwilling

People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.     

Sachin Tendulkar

Remember to celebrate milestones as you prepare for the road ahead.     

Nelson Mandela

When you have a life milestone happen, it's good to step back and reassess the things you thought you knew about yourself.     

Emily Yoffe

Dianetics is a milestone for man comparable to his discovery of fire and superior to his invention of the wheel and the arch.     

L. Ron Hubbard

Without a plan, even the most brilliant business can get lost. You need to have goals, create milestones and have a strategy in place to set yourself up for success.     

Yogi Berra

You need to set near-term milestones. Put the assumptions down on paper, and make it to your vision or ultimate product. Your team has to understand where they're going. Your partners need to understand where they're going.     

Tony Fadell