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Antonyms for motivation

deterrent, dislike, discouragement, prevention, hindrance, block, depression, hatred, dullness, hate. disincentive.

Quotes of motivation

  1. Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way. – Les Brown
  2. The biggest problem in rock journalism is that often the writer's main motivation is to become friends with the band. They're not really journalists; they're people who want to be involved in rock and roll. – Chuck Klosterman
  3. I sat down with my trainers to check my past seasons and to see what could be done to keep me motivated and in good shape. I had to find a new motivation a new momentum. – Hermann Maier
  4. Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. – Donald Trump
  5. People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing- that's why we recommend it daily. – Zig Ziglar

Usage examples for motivation

  1. It is only a matter of motivation on the part of the subject. – A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis by Melvin Powers
  2. Possibly they are without rational motivation at all. – Monsoons of Death by Gerald Vance
  3. The whole civil rights movement bore a marked resemblance to his philosophy, and undoubtedly it drew considerable motivation from it. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  4. Without understanding his own motivation and without caring- Max Hunter leaped into the sill of the terminal window. – The Cartels Jungle by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  5. However, a perhaps less commendable motivation was also indicated. – Gone Fishing by James H. Schmitz

Rhymes for motivation