Life is not all luck or serendipity. It must be planned for.
Here are some amazing quotes on planning. Go over them and check whether they are your reasons for success or your grounds for failure.
“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” ― Benjamin Franklin
“In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.”
― Dwight D. Eisenhower
“Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes; but no plans.”
― Peter F. Drucker
“A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of confidence and personal power.”
― Brian Tracy
“An hour of planning can save you 10 hours of doing.”
– Dale Carnegie.
“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” – Abraham Lincoln
“The more time you spend contemplating what you should have done…you lose valuable time planning what you can and will do.” – Lil Wayne
“I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That’s where the fun is.” – Donald Trump
“If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life.” – Abraham Maslow
“Proper planning and preparation prevents poor performance.” – Stephen Keague
“Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.” – Pablo Picasso
“Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now.” ― Alan Lakein