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Tips for getting and staying motivated over the long-term, motivational pics and quotes, and more!

Cool Sticky Thread Sticky: Most Motivational "Music" to get you going and keep you going!

Question: What songs do you listen to when you work out? Whats your playlist that keeps you motivated and the blood flowing? pre-workout? running? lifting?

Mr.Superman‎, 05-21-2009 10:38 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Most Motivational Videos

It's been posted before, but it's a nice addition to this new section. dF7uYHqfRec

PartyRaiser‎, 05-18-2009 01:34 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Most Motivational Wallpapers

Hi. I thought I'd start a thread with wallpapers that I made. I got inspiration from Strength_77's post in his motivation thread, so I used his writing to make a wallpaper with. Pics are hard to find on the net, so if anyone has any good, hi-res pics, and would like me to Photoshop them into...

RekaW‎, 05-20-2009 02:50 PM
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Smile Sticky Thread Sticky: 10 reasons to never give in.

I originally wrote and posted this in the Losing Fat section of the forum but I thought I'd post it here too, as it did good there I figured it might help a few people out here too. I thought this would be good to write out, and hopefully contribute to if you can think of others. Everyone,...

Manditude‎, 07-12-2009 09:04 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Most Motivational Quotes

"It is not the critic who counts, not the one who points out how the strong man stumbled or how the doer of deeds might have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred with sweat and dust and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and comes...

BuryWhite‎, 05-20-2009 03:03 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Daily Motivator's

I used to post the Daily Motivator in my journal,and had a lot of positive feedback on them. So i have decided to continue that, in a thread all its own. I hope they help encourage the people that take the time to read them. I know, personally, that i have read several of them and they pertained...

TheLBM‎, 03-19-2009 07:35 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: ***Official PR Smashing Thread!***

Welcome to the official pr smashing thread! You hit that 4 plate deadlift? Ran a 5 minute mile? Did a full pullup without assistance? Then let all us fitness enthusiasts know!! Personally i love seeing people smash their personal records, it motivates me and shows progress in the gym ...

TheProgressiveOne‎, 02-04-2011 05:19 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Most Motivational Threads or Posts

I thought I would add a thread where people can link to motivational threads they love around the other area's of the boards.... So - to start: Everyday Inspiration ^ A bunch of video's to put you back on the ground when you are feeling down and sorry for yourself. ;)

Emma-Leigh‎, 05-18-2009 04:00 PM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: General Forum Rules

Welcome to the Bodybuilding.com Forums It is our hope that the members of the forums will help each other in providing motivation and information to those looking to reach their fitness goals. To protect our members and the forums, the following rules are effective in all sections. Please take...

ForumSentinel‎, 05-19-2014 08:12 AM
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Lets post some motivation pictures (physiques, quotes etc)

I'll start Motivational pictures of athletes and bodybuilders

WhiteonWhite1‎, Yesterday 01:57 AM
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Angry The Breaking Point

Guys I'm at a dilemma. It's been over a month since I've started going to the gym every day and my body has started reacting a little differently than i'd like. When i first started i was 304lbs, last week i was 291, but this week I'm back up to 294 every single day i weight myself. My diet remains...

Ajedorno‎, Today 03:29 AM
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Some advice...

Alright, I'm not the type to post here often, but I've learned something that may help/motivate some of you... And I also hope I posted this in the right section. Numbers in the gym don't matter. They do, but not to the degree you think. I'm 18, with long legs, short torso, and actually...

Psychicly‎, Today 02:09 AM
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Being Short

I really want to hit the gym, and start boxing again too (i used to box some years ago). the problem is that I'm only like 170 cm/5.7" or so :( and i feel bad about it, like everyone would be quite tall and muscular, while I'd be short and I'm not in a good shape (not too bad too). suggest...

yeldarasoolee‎, 08-28-2016 07:22 AM
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Angry Back from 2 month vacation - depressed/lost motivation

Just got back from a 2 month holiday, what I call more going back home and seeing the family . Sad to see them go but obviously it has to end eventually. Came back and really struggling to get motivation to get back in the gym , when before I was going religiously, supps, diet etc. Struggling...

bongsta879‎, Yesterday 07:47 AM
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Hope this helps anyone who is obese!

Hey all, just wanted to make a quick post to hopefully help motivate people who are trying to lose weight that are currently obese and are having a really hard time. I started trying to lose weight in January 2014 when I stepped on the scale and looked down at 408 lbs. I was ashamed, sad that I...

Drwaddy‎, Yesterday 06:20 PM
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How to pull through gym after all day of work.

I got classes from 9am to 1pm, then i go upstairs to work until 10PM. After sitting all day at work for that any hrs, i feel really tired after work, and i just want to go home and take a hot shower and eat dinner and watch netflix until sleepy and go to sleep. I don't think i am supposed to...

Huanbo‎, Yesterday 10:39 PM
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Time off the gym

Hello, I am going on holiday in December, there will be no gym, I am worried about loosing my gains, my diet will suffer also, whats the best thing to do.

AsrarHussan333‎, Yesterday 09:53 AM
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Quite everytime I start gaining weight

Every year I tell myself I need to go on a little bulk. get stronger. get bigger. Ill start my mini bulk. No dirty bulk. Just adding more calories to my daily maintenance to get me in a surplus. However every time I start, and begin to gain weight, I end up quitting. Its all in my mind. I was...

EBarbz‎, Yesterday 11:21 AM
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You can do it. [If you're down/lonely/sad/struggling GTFIH]

Misc, Right now you might be hurting. Right now you might be upset, lonely, sad, or alone. Something in your life might feel like it's dragging you down. You might even feel like there's no escape from your circumstances. It may feel like this is perpetual, and never-ending. Or maybe you're...

TypeNirvash‎, 09-25-2015 11:05 AM
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Motivational Transformations

Hey guys, I'm currently on a cut right now, and I recently put out a transformation video on youtube. I'm not gonna lie, I made RIDICULOUS progress in my first year of training back 3 years ago. The video is helping me push through my current plan and I think it can really help others. I'm...

AnthonyRomano7‎, 08-28-2016 10:22 PM
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Movies or series

Hey One of the ways i stay motivated is by watching movies or series about martial arts and i also like the walking dead, because they have to survive and cant eat anything they want and they are traveling far. and stuff like that. Im trying to find new movies or series about surviving or...

Hiedva‎, 08-28-2016 06:09 AM
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Going out vs sticking to your goals

I went out yesterday, to sit at the table, sip on water with lemon, while all my friends were drinking beer. I explained that right now I just really try to stay focused on exercising and eating, and alcohol would get in way of that. Everyone understood, and we ended up having blast anyways. My...

RabbitFood197‎, 08-13-2016 09:13 AM
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Life Will Beat You Down

No matter what happens in your life, sometimes you are gonna get hit right in the face. That is just part of life. You have 2 choices when this happens. You can give up, or you an give it all you got! You only have this one life to live, you already know what it is like to give up. Are you not...

Bjm1522‎, 08-27-2016 07:25 AM
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Went from my best to my worst

I used to be motivated, then idk how i lost it. in high school I was the skinniest short kid weighing 120 ish at 5'5".. but after graduating i joined the military and withing the fist couple months after boot camp i was over 150lbs on my way to almost 165lbs. (still have the strech marks, which i...

RaffyRendon‎, 08-27-2016 01:01 AM
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Cool stuff...

So I've got this home gym that I'm pretty passionate about! Little by little, I've managed to accumulate a lot of cool stuff! ( thank you craigslist!) Anyhow, I'm interested to hear what you've added to your gym, or even your workout at a gym, that's helped you stay motivated or improved...

CrossbowDave‎, 08-27-2016 01:35 PM
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Post your own motivational training video!

Here is my edition for upper back: TNs16_5lh24

NLSTrainer‎, 06-09-2016 09:48 AM
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Hyped for lifting tomorrow!

Anyone else get consistently hyped for lifting the next day even after years of lifting? I've been doing the same 3-day on/1-day off routine for almost three months now, and 3-4 evenings a week I find myself really stoked about the coming day (i.e. can't wait to get to work, get off work, and...

2OOLBS‎, 08-25-2016 11:11 PM
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'Hype Songs' for motivation

Are there certain songs you guys listen to that get you going/get you motivated before or during your work out? I thought it'd be cool to see what the community likes listening to, maybe I can add some things to my playlist. I like to listen to mellow, electronic dance/house/edm when I run.. but...

Miaka‎, 08-25-2016 07:56 AM
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Last two years sucked! Motivational Video

hey, this is my first post on this forum so really glad I found it, for the simple fact of sharing my goals and dreams of getting back into shape, I will be recording all my adventure though a creative vlog / short film, you can follow my project from my youtube channel, here is my second episode...

Blaqksmith‎, 08-25-2016 05:13 PM
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Im losing my motive to play football...

Hello all. I think this is the appropriate place to post this. Basically, I play division 2 football. I am a freshman who plays offensive line and will probably redshirt. So far we are in camp and I have been here for about 2 weeks, with a week to go. It's tough. It really is. Bed checks,...

Skyizlimit1‎, 08-22-2016 11:02 AM
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Angry How do I stop getting distracted? and How the hell do I stay focused on training?

People are seriously ****ing with my head and I can't stop them from doing it.. how do I get back on track with my training and stay focused? Switch gyms? Change times? but then.. im doing it because of them. why should I change my schedule or move around because of them?

RJ1129‎, 08-04-2016 09:56 PM
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Just Finished Squatting Everyday For 100 Day In A Row

Just completed this feat, and didn't know where to post it. hopefully you find this motivating jVQWx5mc

tominho7‎, 08-20-2016 01:44 PM
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My back pain wont go away

I did some dips 1 year ago and my back isnt getting any better maybe i dameged my nerve couse my leg was hurting when i was walking and now my motivation is gone

Spuzva‎, 08-22-2016 08:37 AM
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How to overcome myself and simulate a girl

I am only 5 ft but I'm such a cute guy cause I look a teen! I attract girls but I don't bother to respond back but when it's a tall girl 5'4-5'8 I really think this girl is so pretty but then I'm really feel unmotivated or bummed out cause she's tall pretty and I'm so small. How do I beat this?...

PrettyboyJr‎, 08-18-2016 05:41 PM
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