Quotes

“Anyone who has ever made anything of importance was
disciplined.” — Andrew Hendrixson

“Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.” — Coco Chanel

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” — Albert Einstein

“Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.” — Brian Tracy

“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” — Henry David Thoreau

“If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan, but never the goal.”
— Author Unknown

“I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.” — Abraham Lincoln

“Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life.” — Robin Sharma

“You cannot save people, you can just love them.” — Anaïs Nin

“It wasn’t raining when Noah built the ark.” — Howard Ruff

“Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.” – Anonymous

“Genius is 1% inspiration, 99% perspiration.” — Thomas Edison

“A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.” — Author Unknown

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Do it with passion, or not at all.” — Rosa Nouchette Carey

“If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects.” — Albert Einstein

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” — Earl Nightingale

“Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should set up a life you don’t need to escape from.” — Seth Godin

“If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.” — Seth Godin

“Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn.” — John Maxwell

“I never dream of success. I worked for it.” — Estee Lauder

“Avoiding failure is to avoid progress.” — Author Unknown

“Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu

“Dream big and dare to fail.” – Norman Vaughn

“What you do speaks so loudly that I can’t hear what you are saying.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Tough times never last, but tough people do.” – Dr. Robert Schuller

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow.” – Helen Keller

“There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way.” – Christopher Morley

“Make each day your masterpiece.” – John Wooden

“The best dreams happen when you are awake.” – Cherie Gilderbloom

“Once you choose hope, anything is possible.” – Christopher Reeve

“Every moment is a fresh beginning.” – T.S. Eliot

“Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail.” – Charles Kettering

“Don’t count the day, make the days count.”-  Muhammad Ali

“The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.” – Jimmy Johnson

“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers

“When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.” – Mary Kay

“Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.”  – Babe Ruth

“Believe you can and you are halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Don’t wait.  The time will never be just right.” – Napoleon Hill

“Everything you ever wanted is on the other side of fear.“– George Addair

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

“There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.” – Roger Staubach

“Do what you can, where you are, with what you have.”  – Theodore Roosevelt

“If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” – Frederick Douglass

“What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do” – Tim Ferriss

“To avoid criticism.  Do nothing.  Say nothing.  Be nothing.” – Elbert Hubbard

“The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.” – Richard Bach

“Your imagination is your preview of Life’s coming attractions” – Albert Einstein

“Do what you love and the money will follow.” – Marsha Sinetar

“Even if you fall on you face, you’re still moving forward.” – Victor Kiam

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Obsessed is just a word the lazy use to describe the dedicated.” – Russell Warren

“Someday is not a day of the week.” – Denise Brennan-Nelson

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” – Alan Kay

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” – Billie Jean King

“Change your thoughts and change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“If you have everything under control, you are not moving fast enough.” – Mario Andretti

“Action is the foundational key to all success.” – Pablo Picasso

“I will go anywhere in the world as long as it is forward.” – David Livingston

“Try not.  Do, or do not.  There is no try.” – Yoda

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.” – Doug Ivester

“Successful people are not those who do not fail, they are those who fail more than anyone and simply refuse to accept it as the conclusion.” – Author unknown

“Do what you have to do until you can do what you want to do.” – Oprah

“Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what you want most.” – Author Unknown

“Successful people have a sense of gratitude.  Unsuccessful people have a sense of entitlement.” – Steven Aitchison

“If you can’t fly, then run, if you can’t run, then walk, if you can’t walk, then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born…and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain

“Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.” – Bruce Lee

“Everybody is a genius.  But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein

“Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.” – Steve Jobs

“Life is like riding a bicycle.  To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Author Unknown

“If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life.  There are no limits.  There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.” – Bruce Lee

“Avoiding failure is to avoid progress.” — Author Unknown

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, sing like there’s nobody listening and live like it’s heaven on earth.” – William W. Parkey

“To live is the rarest thing in the world.  Most people exist, that is all.” – Author unknown

“Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I will give you a man who will make history.  Give me a man without a goal, and I will give you a stock clerk.” – JC Penney

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.” – EE Cummings

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

“Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.” – Walt Disney

“Why worry?  If you’ve done the very best you can, worrying won’t make it better.” – Walt Disney

“Growing old is mandatory, but growing up is optional.” – Walt Disney

“Everyone falls down.  Getting back up is how you learn to walk.” – Walt Disney

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“To laugh often and much, to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children, to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others. To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition, to know that one life has breathed easier because you have lived, this is to have succeeded.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God’s handwriting.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Live in the sunshine, swim in the sea, drink in the wild air.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The only way to have a friend is to be one.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong.  There are always difficulties arising which tempt you to believe that your critics are right.  To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Sorrow looks back.  Worry looks around.  Faith looks up.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Beauty without expression is boring.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself.  GO forward and make your dreams come true.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Finish each day and be done with it.  You have done what you could.  Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can.  Tomorrow is a new day.  You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Be silly.  Be honest.  Be kind.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Don’t be pushed by your problems, be led by your dreams.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Guard well your spare moments.  They are like uncut diamonds.  Discard them and their value will never be known.  Improve them and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All life is an experiment.  The more experiments you make, the better.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Religion is to do right.  It is to love, it is to serve, it is to think, it is to be humble.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Win as if you were used to it.  Lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The purpose of life is not to be happy.  It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is not the length of life, but the depth.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The fatal trait of the times is the divorce between religion and morality.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The secret of making dreams come true can be summarized in the four C’s. They are curiosity, confidence, courage and constancy; and the greatest of these is confidence.” – Walt Disney

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Sometimes it’s important to remember that a diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure.” – Author unknown

“The fact that you aren’t where you want to be should be enough motivation.” – Author unknown