Aim Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old aim quotes, aim sayings, and aim proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
Robert Louis Stevenson
We must alwaysÂ aimÂ for the impossible; if we lower our goal, we also diminish our effort.
AimÂ at being loved without being admired.
Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail.
Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
C. S. Lewis
If you aim at nothing, you'll hit it every time.
Small aim is a crime; have great aim.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
TheÂ aimÂ of every human being is to understand the meaning of total love.
Pursue one great decisive aim with force and determination.
Carl von Clausewitz
When youÂ aimÂ for perfection, you discover it's a moving target.
AimÂ high. You may still miss the target, but at least you won't shoot your foot off.
Lois McMaster Bujold
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
The chiefÂ aimÂ of wisdom is to enable one to bear with the stupidity of the ignorant.
There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
One should alwaysÂ aimÂ at being interesting, rather than exact.
The true aim of everyone who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions, but to kindle minds.
Frederick William Robertson
WeÂ aimÂ above the mark to hit the mark.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is better to aim high and miss than to aim low and hit.
One shouldÂ aimÂ not at being possible to understand, but at being impossible to misunderstand.
If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever.
To aim and hit, you need one eye only, and one good finger.
The ultimate aim of the human mind, in all its efforts, is to become acquainted with truth.
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
ToÂ aimÂ to convert a man by miracles is a profanation of the soul.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom, not the reflected glamour of fame.
Abbott L. Lowell
Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.
CommonÂ aimÂ is stronger than blood.
G. I. Gurdjieff
Those whoÂ aimÂ low usually hit their targets.
James M. Barrie
Having an aim is the key to achieving your best.
Henry J. Kaiser
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
The ultimate aim of the ego is not to see something, but to be something.
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Henry David Thoreau