Saturday, June 16, 2018

99. Motivational Quotes - Series 7

1. The one who follows the crowd usually will usually go no further than the crowd. The one who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has been ever before. - Albert Einstein

2. Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. - Unknown

3. The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. - Mahatma Gandhi

4. The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.. - Ayn Rand

5. The best cure for procrastination is to have so much on your plate that procrastination is no longer an option. -  Tavi Gevinson

6. Gratitude is more of a compliment to yourself than someone else. - Raheel Farooq

7.  Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realise they were the big things.
       - Robert Brault

8. Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.- Maya Angelou

9. When you take control of your attitude, you take control of your life. - Roy T. Bennett

10. It isn't what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it. - Dale Carnegie

11. A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. - Charles Darwin

12. The possibilities are numerous, once we decide to act, and not react. - George Bernard Shaw

13. You are never too old to set another goal, or to dream a new dream. - C.S. Lewis

14. Speak your mind even if your voice shakes. - Maggie Kuhn

15.I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have the
heart to let him down. - Abraham Lincoln

16. Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference. - Claire Fagin

17. Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral. - John Burroughs

18. Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. - Margaret Mead

19. The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination.
    - Tommy Lasorda

20. Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. - Samuel Johnson

21. Opportunities multiply as they are seized. - Sun Tzu

22. Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
                                                                                        - A Japanese saying

23. We climb to the top to realize that what we enjoy is the climb, not sitting at the top.
                                                                                             - Law of Ambition,  Luis Garcia

24. You don't always need a logical reason for doing everything in your life. Do it because you want to; because it's fun; because it makes you happy. - From  D.I.Quotes

25. You are always one decision away from a totally different life. - Mark Batterson

26. If we are growing, we are always going to be out of our comfort zone. - John Maxwell

27. Every champion was once a contender who refused to give up. - Rocky Balboa

28. I can. I will. End of story. - Anonymous.

29. Many people die at 25 and are not buried until they are 75.  - Benjamin franklin

30. If you absolutely can't tolerate critics, the don't do anything new or interesting.  - Jeff Bezos



Friday, April 6, 2018

98. Motivational Quotes - Series 6

1. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.  - Albert Einstein

2. Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future. - Paul Boese

3. Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. - William Arthur Ward

4. When all is said and done, all roads lead to the same end. So, it's not so much which road you take as how you take it. 
                                                                              - Charles de Lint

5. You don't have to be great to start but you have to start, to be great. - Zig Zaglar

6. With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. 
                                                            - Eleanor Roosevelt

7. Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. - Thomas Alva Edison

8. You may not realize it but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. -Walt Disney.

9. Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one. - Brad Paisley

10. We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
                                                                             - Maya Angelou

11.Surround yourself with people that reflect who you want to be and how you want to feel, energies are contagious.
                                                                           - Rachel Wolchin

12. When you start seeing your worth, you'll find it harder to stay around people who don't.  - Unknown

13. Our favorite attitude should be gratitude.- Zig Ziglar

14. We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.  - Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

15. When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work. 
                                                                   - George Bernard Shaw

16. Courage doesn't mean you don't get afraid. Courage means you don't let fear stop you. - Bethany Hamilton

17. Just trust your own voice. And keep exploring the things that are interesting to you.  - Nikki Giovanni

18. Until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can't begin to explore your possibilities. - Tim Fargo

19. Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. - Maya Angelou

20. Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live. -  Anne Sweeney

21. Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what gets you going. -Jim Ryun

22. Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in. - Bill Bradley

23. People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. - Dale Carnegie

24. The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. Thomas Alva Edison

25. I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.                                                                        -  Florence Nightingale

26. There is only one success-- to be able to spend your life in your own way - Christopher Morley

27. The thing that's important to know is that you never know. You're always sort of feeling your way. - Diane Arbus

28. Build your own dreams or someone else will hire you to build theirs. - Farrah Gray

29. Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success. - Napoleon Hill

30. Conscience is a dog that does not stop us from passing but that we cannot prevent from barking. -Nicolas de Chamfor






Monday, March 26, 2018

98. Motivational Quotes - Series 6

1. Fear doesn't shut you down; it wakes you up. - Veronica Roth

2. When you start seeing your worth, you will find it harder to stay around people who don't.              - Unknown

3. It takes guts and humility to admit mistakes. Admitting we're wrong is courage, not weakness.
                                                                                                                   - Roy T. Bennett
4. Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. -  Truman Capote

5.Only when you combine sound intellect with emotional discipline do you get rational behavior.
                                                                                                                              - Warren Buffett

6. Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
                                                                                          - Abraham Lincoln

7. What a child doesn't receive he can seldom later give. - P.D. James.

8. The ideas which have lighted my way and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty and truth. - Albert Einstein

9. Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open.- Natalie Goldberg

10. It's easier to stand on the sidelines, criticize, and say why you shouldn't do something. The sidelines are crowded. Get in the game. - Robert Kiyosaki

11. Your wealth is hiding under the very thing you are afraid to do. It's time to face your fears and take action. Expect Miracles. - Joe Vitale

12. Run when you can, walk if you have to, crawl if you must; just never give up.- Dean Karnazes

13. When your desires are strong enough, you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve. Naoleon Hill

14. It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change. -Charles Darwin

15. Think before you speak. Read before you think. - fran Lebowitz

16. It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.. - –William Somerset Maugham

17. I will not allow yesterday's success to lull me into today's complacency, for this is the great foundation of failure. - Og Mandino

18. You've gotta keep control of your time and you can't unless you say no. You can't let people set your agenda in life. - Warren Buffet

19. Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile!' Og Mandino

20. True religion is the life we lead, not the creed we profess. -Louis Nizer

21. Ideas are funny little things. They work only if you do. - Dr. Dolf de Roos

22. Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again. - Nelson Mandela

23. While person hesitates because the feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior. - Henry C.link

24. To improve is to change, to be perfect is to change often. Winston Churchill

25. The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist
     adjusts the sails. - William Arthur Ward

26. I don't focus on what I'm up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest.
                                                                                                               - Venus Williams
27. We become what we think about most of the time, and that's the strangest secret- Earl Nightingale

28. Beware of the stories you read or tell; subtly, at night, beneath the waters of consciousness, they are altering your world. -Ben Okri

29. We change the world not by what we say or do but as a consequence of what we have become.
                                                                                                                    - Dr. David Hawkins
30. 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


Wednesday, December 27, 2017

97. Motivational Quotes - Series 5

1. Many of the things you can count don't count. Many of the things you can't count, really count.
                                                                                                                - Albert Einstein

2. To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness. - Robert Muller

3. Sometimes we choose to be wrong, not because we really are wrong, but because we value our relationship more than our pride. - Unknown

4. Life is mostly froth and bubble, / Two things stand like stone, / Kindness in another's trouble, / Courage in your own. -Adam Lindsay Gordon,

5. Most people don't lead their own lives - they accept their lives. - Dr. John Paul Kotter

6. The reason most goals are not achieved is that we spend our time doing second things first.. - Robert J. McKain

7. If it doesn't challenge you, it won't change you. Fred Divito

8. The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today. - Elbert Hubbard

9. Whenever you feel like criticizing any one . . . just remember that all the people in this world haven't had the advantages that you've had. - F. Scott Fitzgerald

10. Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'! - Andrey Hepburn

11. Before anything else, preparation is the key to success. Alexander graham Bell

12. Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success. - Picasso

13. Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. - Ralph waldo Emerson

14. If there is a will, prosperity can't be far behind. - W.C. Fields

15. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained. - Marie Curie

16. Words cast spells. That's why it's called SPELLING. Words are energy: use them wisely. - Unknown

17. Through others, we become ourselves - Lev Vygotsky

18. Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
                                                                                                            - Thomas Jefferson

19. Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
                                                                                          - Winston Churchill

20. Only in the darkness can you see the stars. - Martin Luther King Jr,

21. Hope is a waking dream. - Aristotle,

22. The are of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. - William James

23. If you’ll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives. - Vince Lombardi

24. Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don't belong. - Mandy Hale

25. “The universe doesn’t give you what you ask for with your thoughts—it gives you what you demand with your actions.” - Steve Maraboli

26. One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world. - Malala Yousafzai

27. Pessimists are usually right and optimists are usually wrong but all the great changes have been accomplished by optimists. - Thomas L. Friedman

28. It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform. - Roy T. Bennett

29. Don't aim for success, if you want it. Just do what you love and believe in and it will come naturally.   - David Frost

30. It is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it. - Gen Macarthur

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

96. Motivational Quotes - Series 4

1. Courage doesn't mean you don't get afraid. Courage means you don't let fear stop you.
                                                                                              -  Bethany Hamilton

2 .People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themselves. - Paulo Coelho

3. I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.
                                                                                           - Augusten Burroughs

4. If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects. - Albert Einstein

5. It is not what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it. - Dale Carnegie.

6. With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy? - Oscar Wilde.

7. Many people lose the small joys in the hope for big happiness. - Pearl S.Buck

8. Invert, always invert: Turn a situation or problem upside down. Look at it backward. What happens if all our plans go wrong? Where don't we want to go, and how do you get there? Instead of looking for success, make a list of how to fail instead - through sloth, envy, resentment, self-pity, entitlement, all the mental habits of self-defeat. Avoid these qualities and you will succeed. Tell me where I'm going to die, that is, so I don't go there. - Charles Munger

9. If you are working on something exciting that you really care about, you don’t have to be
pushed. The vision pulls you. - Steve Jobs

10. There is always more goodness in the world than there appears to be, because goodness is of its very nature modest and retiring. -Evelyn Beatrice Hall

11. The man on top of the mountain didn't fall there. -  Vince Lombardi

12. Truth is not only violated by falsehood: it may be equally outraged by silence .
                                                                                       - Henri Frederic Amiel

13. "Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.                                                                                                               - Warren Buffet

14. Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other."                                                                                                        - Abraham Lincoln

15. Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone.
The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials. - Lin Yutang

16. The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled. - Plutarch

17. You might be poor, your shoes might be broken but your mind is a palace. - Frank McCourt

18. Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. - Michael Jordan

19. I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.                                                                                                                                               - Oscar Wilde

20. Use the talents you possess. The woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except the best.   - Henry van Dyke

21. The day before something is a breakthrough, it is a crazy idea. -  Peter Diamandis

22. The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.   - Alvin Toffler

23. The most important thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity.  - Amelia Earhart

24. I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions. - Stephen Covey

25. If we till we are ready, we will be waiting for the rest of our lives. - Lemony Snicket

26. Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.  - Nido Qubein

27. Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work. -  Chuck Close

28. What we think or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. the only thing of consequence is what we do. - John Ruskin

29. Forgiving you is my gift to you. Moving on is my gift to myself. - Unknown

30. One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. - Rita May Brown



Saturday, September 2, 2017

95. Motivational Quotes - Series 3

1. May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears. - Nelson Mandela

2. I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake. - Walt Whitman

3. No one is perfect... that's why pencils have erasers. - Wolfgang Riebe

4. It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently. - Warren Buffett

5. If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough - Albert Einstein

6. Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life. - Mortimer J.Adler

7. When you take control of your attitude, you take control of your life. - Roy T.Bennett

8. Life is your dictionary. - Ralph Waildo Emerson

9. Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you must do.
                                                                                      - H. Jackson Brown

10. Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. - John Wooden

11. Many people will walk in and out of your life but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.  - Eleanor Roosevelt

12. When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around. - Willie Nelson

13. Sometimes you have to experience the lows because it helps give you a new perspective on life and sometimes the right perspective makes all the difference. - Wong Fu.

14. Good writing excites me and makes life worth living. - Harold Pinter

15. Take your time but don't waste your time. - Philip Wang

16. Getting lost is just another way of saying going exploring. - Justina Chen

17. If you have the feeling that something is wrong, don't be afraid to speak up. - Fred Korematsu

18. Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale. - Hans Christian Andersen

19. In three words, I see sum up everything I have learned about life. - Robert Frost

20. Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible. - Albert Einstein

21. Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. - Robert Collier

22. I am not discouraged because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
                                                                                                        - Thomas Alwa Edison.

23. Happiness is holding someone in your arms and knowing you hold the whole world.
                                                                                                          - Orhan Pamuk

24. The world is more malleable than you think and it is waiting for you to hammer it into shape .                                                                                                                                        - Bono

25. Love is what we were born with,.Fear is what we learned here. - Marianne Williamson

26. You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. - John C.Maxwell

27. If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. - Roald Dahl

28. Count your age by friends, not by years. Count your life by smiles, not tears . - John Lennon

29. Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
                                                                                                                                   - Aristotle

30. Always find opportunities to make someone smile, and to offer random acts of kindness in everyday life.   - Roy T. Bennett


Sunday, July 16, 2017

94. Motivational Quotes - Series 2

1. You are stronger than you believe. Don't let your fear own you. Own yourself. - Michelle Hodkin

2. If I set for myself a task, be it so trifling, I shall see it through. How else shall I have confidence in myself to do important things? - George Clason, author of "The Richest Man in Babylon"

3. By seeking and blundering we learn. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

4. Embrace what makes you unique, even if it makes others uncomfortable. I didn't have to become perfect because I've learned throughout my journey that perfection is the enemy of greatness.
                                                                                                                     -  Janelle Monae

5. Your best teacher is your last mistake. - Unknown

6. The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going. - Emerson

7.  Do not wait; the time will never be ‘just right.’ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
                                                                                                       - Napoleon Hill

8. He who has a WHY to live can bear almost any HOW. - Nietzsche

9. Nothing will stop you from being creative so effectively as the fear of making a mistake.
                                                                                                                       - John Cleese
10. No such thing as spare time, no such thing as free time, no such thing as down time. All you got is life time. Go.  - Henry Rollins

11. The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.    -  Osho

12. a mind that is stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions.
                                                                                                                 - O.W.Holmes

13. It is not the future that you are afraid of. It is repeating the past that makes you fearful.
                                                                                                                   - Unknown.

14. Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
                                                                                                                               - Abraham Lincoln

15. Unless you can watch your stock holding decline by 50% without becoming panic-stricken, you should not be in the stock market. - Warren Buffett  

16. waste your money and you are only out of money but waste your time and  you have lost a part of your life. -  Michael LeBoeuf

17. Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder. - Jalaluddin Rumi.

18. None of us can change our yesterdays, but all of us can change our tomorrows.
                                                                                                             - Colin Powell

19. Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. - William Jennings Bryan

20. Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable and remove yourself from the unacceptable,
                                                                                                              - Denis Waitley.

21.You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.- Warren Buffett

22. For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive,
but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer. - Arnold Schwarzneggar.

23. It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something. - Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

24. It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends. - J.K. Rowling

25. You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to 
you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. -Brian Tracy

26. Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you have to keep moving. - Albert Einstein.

27. Sometimes the questions are completed and the answers are simple.  - Dr.Seuss

28. The trouble with life is not that there is no answer, it is that there are so many answers - Ruth Benedict

29. Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life. - Mark Twain

30. Never separate the life you live from the words you speak. - Paul Wellstone