Routine Quotes

Discipline is the difference between what you want now and what you want most.
“Discipline is the difference between what you want now and what you want most.”
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.”
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
“Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.”
If you know you should be doing something, think of the repercussions of not doing it for 5 years.
“If you know you should be doing something, think of the repercussions of not doing it for 5 years.”
You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
“You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.”
Prepare in the morning by focusing on your intention for the day.
“Prepare in the morning by focusing on your intention for the day.”
Front-loading my day (getting a whole bunch done in the morning) is my productivity secret.
“Front-loading my day (getting a whole bunch done in the morning) is my productivity secret.”
Early is on time, on time is late and late is unacceptable.
“Early is on time, on time is late and late is unacceptable.”
Wake up with determination, go to bed with satisfaction.
“Wake up with determination, go to bed with satisfaction.”
Sleep well and reap the benefits throughout the day.
“Sleep well and reap the benefits throughout the day.”
Start your day with a list of priorities for that specific day, when life throws other tasks at you can set them aside and focus on the list you already made.
“Start your day with a list of priorities for that specific day, when life throws other tasks at you can set them aside and focus on the list you already made.”
Get enough sleep every night. An exhausted mind is rarely productive.
“Get enough sleep every night. An exhausted mind is rarely productive.”
Fill your most productive times of the day with uninterrupted focus on your main goal.
“Fill your most productive times of the day with uninterrupted focus on your main goal.”
Doing the hardest thing first thing in the day guarantees the momentum of a productive day.
“Doing the hardest thing first thing in the day guarantees the momentum of a productive day.”
Eating right and taking the time to slow down and plan in the morning is crucial to a productive day.
“Eating right and taking the time to slow down and plan in the morning is crucial to a productive day.”
Making your bed every morning is correlated with better productivity and a greater sense of well-being.
“Making your bed every morning is correlated with better productivity and a greater sense of well-being.”
Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.
“Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.”
Routines are the ideal way to bookend your day. I think they are the building blocks of effectiveness, efficiency, and efficacy.
“Routines are the ideal way to bookend your day. I think they are the building blocks of effectiveness, efficiency, and efficacy.”
Get out of bed early enough to plan the best outcome for your day.
“Get out of bed early enough to plan the best outcome for your day.”
The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.
“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”
Giving myself time, care, and attention in the morning has been crucial to significantly reducing my stress levels and consistently increasing my capacity to perform, have clarity, and take action.
“Giving myself time, care, and attention in the morning has been crucial to significantly reducing my stress levels and consistently increasing my capacity to perform, have clarity, and take action.”
An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
“An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.”
Create a list of what you are grateful for each morning; it sets a wonderful tone for your day.
“Create a list of what you are grateful for each morning; it sets a wonderful tone for your day.”
I'm always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning. Every day I find something creative to do with my life.
“I'm always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning. Every day I find something creative to do with my life.”
Travel is not really about leaving our homes, but leaving our habits.
“Travel is not really about leaving our homes, but leaving our habits.”
Try not to take life so seriously that it becomes all routines and duties, let some fun and light heartedness have space in your day.
“Try not to take life so seriously that it becomes all routines and duties, let some fun and light heartedness have space in your day.”
Working without distraction for the first part of your day accomplishes more than an entire interrupted sloppy day.
“Working without distraction for the first part of your day accomplishes more than an entire interrupted sloppy day.”
Wake up each day grateful for the life you have.
“Wake up each day grateful for the life you have.”
Practice appreciation for yourself everyday to change your world.
“Practice appreciation for yourself everyday to change your world.”
Journaling gratitude on a daily basis will change the way you look at your life.
“Journaling gratitude on a daily basis will change the way you look at your life.”
Before I get out of bed, I am saying thank you. I know how important it is to be thankful.
“Before I get out of bed, I am saying thank you. I know how important it is to be thankful.”
Color in the vision of your best life with daily action towards it.
“Color in the vision of your best life with daily action towards it.”
I've found that the first thirty minutes of my day have the biggest impact on how I feel for the rest of my waking hours.
“I've found that the first thirty minutes of my day have the biggest impact on how I feel for the rest of my waking hours.”
Stop behaviors that make your day unnecessarily difficult, try putting your belongings in the same place every day so you don't waste time looking for them. Make an action plan for your day so don't forget your priorities.
“Stop behaviors that make your day unnecessarily difficult, try putting your belongings in the same place every day so you don't waste time looking for them. Make an action plan for your day so don't forget your priorities.”
If I have a good morning my day is usually great, regardless of what happens throughout it. If I start the day in a bad mood it makes for a much longer twenty-four hours.
“If I have a good morning my day is usually great, regardless of what happens throughout it. If I start the day in a bad mood it makes for a much longer twenty-four hours.”
Take a break. Sip on something. Breath. Listen to your favorite song. Today is your day.
“Take a break. Sip on something. Breath. Listen to your favorite song. Today is your day.”
Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
“Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.”
Feeling sorry for yourself and your present condition is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.
“Feeling sorry for yourself and your present condition is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.”
It's incredibly calming and centering to get up before your kids, even if you have to set an alarm on weekends.
“It's incredibly calming and centering to get up before your kids, even if you have to set an alarm on weekends.”
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.
“In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.”
Better to get up late and be wide awake than to get up early and be asleep all day.
“Better to get up late and be wide awake than to get up early and be asleep all day.”
Finish each day before you begin the next, and interpose a solid wall of sleep between the two. This you cannot do without temperance.
“Finish each day before you begin the next, and interpose a solid wall of sleep between the two. This you cannot do without temperance.”
I think sleep's really important. I value it as much as waking up and having a full day.
“I think sleep's really important. I value it as much as waking up and having a full day.”
Proper sleep has helped me get to where I am today as an athlete, and it is something that I continue to rely on every day.
“Proper sleep has helped me get to where I am today as an athlete, and it is something that I continue to rely on every day.”
If you want a head start on tomorrow, eat breakfast tonight ? that way you can sleep until lunchtime.
“If you want a head start on tomorrow, eat breakfast tonight ? that way you can sleep until lunchtime.”
Many things ? such as loving, going to sleep, or behaving unaffectedly ? are done worst when we try hardest to do them.
“Many things ? such as loving, going to sleep, or behaving unaffectedly ? are done worst when we try hardest to do them.”
Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.
“Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.”
Watch your thoughts, they become your words; watch your words, they become your actions; watch your actions, they become your habits; watch your habits, they become your character; watch your character, it becomes your destiny.
“Watch your thoughts, they become your words; watch your words, they become your actions; watch your actions, they become your habits; watch your habits, they become your character; watch your character, it becomes your destiny.”
Human mood and well-being are heavily influenced by simple things: Exercise, good sleep, being in nature, getting more light... It's cheap to experiment with these.
“Human mood and well-being are heavily influenced by simple things: Exercise, good sleep, being in nature, getting more light... It's cheap to experiment with these.”
When I'm tempted to skip my morning routine or another form of self-care, I remind myself that I can better serve the people I love and the projects I care about when I start with me.
“When I'm tempted to skip my morning routine or another form of self-care, I remind myself that I can better serve the people I love and the projects I care about when I start with me.”