• Noun: the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it; example: "the ends justify the means"
• Noun: a successful attempt at scoring; example: "the winning goal came with less than a minute left to play"
• Noun: game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points
• Noun: the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey); examples: "a crowd assembled at the finish", "he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view"
We must have a theme, a goal, a purpose in our lives. If you don't know where you're aiming, you don't have a goal. My goal is to live my life in such a way that when I die, someone can say, she cared.
I didn't always know, but I always wanted to. I always wanted to be the very best receiver the Cowboys ever had. That was my goal coming in as a rookie and my goal throughout my career: being the best they ever had, going up in the Ring of Honor.
If your goal is to be the biggest movie star in the world, a 10-movie contract is gold. It was never my goal. Up until now, I made movies - and I have a nice house, a nice car. I'm fortunate, happy and grateful. Life is good.
Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness.