Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it. Plan more than you can do, then do it.
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
– Antoine de Saint
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
– Dwight D. Eisenhower
Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men’s blood… Make big plans, aim high in hope and work.
Daniel H. Burnham
A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week.
– George S. Patton
We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
– Joseph Campbell
He who every morning plans the transaction of the day and follows out that plan, carries a thread that will guide him through the maze of the most busy life. But where no plan is laid, where the disposal of time is surrendered merely to the chance of incidence, chaos will soon reign.
– Victor Hugo
Zeus does not bring all men’s plans to fulfillment.
It is a bad plan that admits of no modification.
– Publilius Syrus
Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you are ready or not, to put this plan into action.
– Napoleon Hill
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
– Peter Drucker
Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.
– Thomas A. Edison