45 Quotes About Reaching Milestones


There are many milestones you will reach throughout your lifetime. Whether you are traveling to your dream destination or getting that promotion you have been waiting for, these quotes about reaching milestones are matters to celebrate in your life.

“A milestone is less date and more definition.”

“Achievements are precious and timeless, just like the precious metal platinum. And what better way to celebrate milestones in your life than with precious platinum.”

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.”

“All I wanted was for the public to be able to have a say in how they are governed. That is a milestone we left a long time ago.”

“And there have certainly been movies I wanted to be in and milestones I wanted to surpass that did not happen.”

“As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new – and near the end. The milestones into headstones change, Neath every one a friend.”

“Don’t complain about growing old — many, many people do not have that privilege.”

“Every obstacle in his journey became a milestone, an occasion for further triumph. We have a model in front of us now, a model who blazes our trail and gives us strength.”

“Focus on quality and ease of movement, not on the age a milestone is accomplished.”

“Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.”

“I look at victory as milestones on a very long highway.”

“I think it looked like I was a little more aggressive than I was, … I swing at bad pitches anyway, but I was swinging at even more bad pitches and missing. It looked worse.”

“I think it reflects the reality on the ground, that this was an important milestone that’s been achieved by the Iraqi people, and it’s a significant development. It’s a real hopeful moment for democracy in Iraq.”

“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.”

“If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.”

“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.”

“I’m very pleased with each advancing year. It stems back to when I was forty. I was a bit upset about reaching that milestone, but an older friend consoled me.”

“It is said that any virtue when taken to an extreme can become a vice. Overscheduling our days would certainly qualify for this.”

“It’s when ordinary people rise above the expectations and seize the opportunity that milestones truly are reached.”

“I’ve discovered that every time I’ve reached a milestone I think I’m there, but there’s another there waiting for me.”

“Life is all about evolution. What looks like a mistake to others has been a milestone in my life.”

“Life is not a matter of milestones, but moments.”

“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.”

“My path has not been determined. I shall have more experiences and pass many more milestones.”

“One of my big milestones came when I turned forty and promised myself to stop worrying about all the things I thought I might do but never really would.”

“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.”

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

“Progress is measured by milestones. What many good people lack are markers that might tell them how they are actually doing.”

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

“Science has heroes, but no gods. The great Names are not our superiors, or even our rivals, they are passed milestones on our road; and the most important milestone is the hero yet to come.”

“Sooner or later we all discover that the big moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved.”

“Success is a process… During that journey sometimes there are stones thrown at you, and you convert them into milestones.”

“Thanks to you, we’ve reached a milestone. The first time in our nation’s history that a woman will be a major party’s nominee.”

“That was clearly surprising, interesting – a very interesting milestone was when you can pick up a magazine and read an article about some sort of computer related thing and they mention the word internet without explaining it.”

“The first footfalls on Mars will mark a historic milestone, an enterprise that requires human tenacity matched with technology to anchor ourselves on another world.”

“The increase of scientific knowledge lies not only in the occasional milestones of science, but in the efforts of the very large body of men who with love and devotion observe and study nature.”

“The safest road to hell is the gradual one – the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.”

“The substitution of the internal combustion engine for the horse marked a very gloomy milestone in the progress of mankind.”

“The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.”

“To ask me to verify my life by giving you my statistics is like using science to validate sorcery. It robs the world of its magic and makes milestones out of us all.”

“We do not take into account the value of the stream. We see the number of streams as a measure of consumer demand, not the value. As it is, we think streams are under-monetized, and we are complaining loudly about that.”

“We have reached an important milestone and achieved a new momentum in reaching a goal all Americans should embrace – building a secure, peaceful, democratic Iraq that is no longer a threat to the United States or the international community.”

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

“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.”

“Write your goals down in detail and read your list of goals every day. Some goals may entail a list of shorter goals. Losing a lot of weight, for example, should include mini-goals, such as 10-pound milestones.”

Throughout the many decades of your life, many milestones will be made that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.

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