Personal growth is very very important in life. True there are many to motivate us but personal growth is solely in the hands of the self. We become gutters if we are stagnant and become rivers if we keep on running. So, we should always be in pursuit of some goal and strive hard towards the goal. Even if we have marked some ambitions for us, there are others who try to belittle us. Mark twain says, “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people do that but the really great make you feel that you too can somehow become great”. We should not compare with others while we have set a goal for our selves but work towards only that goal. “We find comfort among those who agree with us-growth among those who don’t ‘. So, it is crucial to identify such people and remove the obstacles that stand in our path of personal development. These quotes are highly motivating. Read them.