Friday, November 16, 2018

99. Motivational Quotes - Series 8

1. The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil but because of those who look on and do anything. - Albert Einstein.

2. In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. - Bill Cosby

3. If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. - Milton Berl

4. If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way. - Martin Luther King Jr.

5. Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn - John C.Maxwell

6.  You were born to win, but to be a winner you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.                                                                                                                                     - Zig Ziglar

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

8. Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out. - John Wooden

9. To hell with circumstances. I create opportunities - Bruce Lee

10. Life will only change when you become more committedality is ours for the  to your dreams than you are to your comfort zone. - Unknown

11. You will recognize your own path when you come upon it because you will suddenly have all the energy and imagination you will ever need. - Sara Teasdale

12. Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. - Oscar Wilde

13. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman

14. You’re stronger than you believe. Don’t let your fear own you. Own yourself. - Michelle Hodkin

15. Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. -  Truman Capote

16. Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. - Franklin Eleanor Roosevelt

17. Many can argue that reality is as it is but my experience is that the opposite is exactly true. Reality is ours for the making. - Asara Lovejoy

18. It is those who concentrate on but one thing at a time who advance in this world.- Og Mandino

19. Years ago, someone, I very much respect, told me that the reason they were successful is that they embraced doing what other people resent or are reluctant to do. - Janice Bryant Howroyd

20. I am always doing that which I cannot do in order that I may learn how to do it. - Picasso

21. Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid. - Goethe.

22. Good things happen only when you are in motion. - Dan Sullivan

23. I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day; I'd rather one should walk with me than merely tell        the way. -Edgar Guest,

24. Sow a thought, reap an action; sow an action, reap a habit; sow a habit, reap a character; sow
      a character, reap a destiny. -Stephen Covey.

25. Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating your energies on a limited set of
        targets. - Nido Qubein

26. You must expect great things of yourself, before you can do them. - Michael Jordan

27. The heartiest plants survive because they weather the storms and never stop reaching for the light . - Robert Clancy.

28. Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up.
      Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. - Michael Jordan.

29. Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
                      - Robert Louis Stevenson

30. No matter how hard it seems, the longer you persist, the more likely your success.
                                                                                               - Jack Canfield.

31. People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.   - Zig Zagler.

32. To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
                                                                               - Anthony Robbins.

33. 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

34. Many of the most powerful things you can do to improve life are also very simple and free.
                                                                                                                 - Richard Carlson

35. Do your best one shot at a time and then move on - Nancy Lopez

36. Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.  -Emerson

37. A good plan implemented today is better than a perfect plan implemented tomorrow. - Patton

38. Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything. - Napoleon Hill

39. Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. - Winston Churchill

40. There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction - John F. Kennedy

41. Genius is the ability to put into effect what is in your mind. - F.Scott Fitzgerald

42. There are seven days in a week and someday is not one of them.- Shaquille O'Neil

43. Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand.
                                                                                                                   -Emily Kimbrough

44. Little minds attain and are subdued by misfortunes but great minds rise above them.
                                                                                                          -Washington Irving

45. Never confuse movement with action. - Ernest Hemingway.

46. The past is to be respected and acknowledged, but not to be worshiped. It is our future in which we will find our greatness. -Pierre Trudeau, 15th Prime Minister of Canada.

47. What is not started today is never finished tomorrow. - Goethe.

48.The most important thing about art is to work. Nothing else matters except sitting down every day and trying.                                                                                                                -Steven Pressfield

49. You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.  - Zig Ziglar.

50. Life is just a short walk from the cradle to the grave and it sure behooves us to be kind to one another along the way. -Alice Childress, playwright, author, and actor



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

31.The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking down your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.
                                                                         - Mark Twain


32. The successful warrior is the average man with a laser-like focus. - Bruce Lee.





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

31. What you do everyday matters more than what you do once in a while.
                                                                                     -Gretchen Rubin

32. If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way. - Napoleon Hill


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 - 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

31. It is never too late to be what you might have been. George Eliot

32. We can pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves. -John Buchan

33.Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. -Budhdha

34. I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day; I'd rather one should walk with me than merely tell the way. -Edgar Guest,

35. We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the dark to our success.                                                                                                  - Henry David Thoreau

36. Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple. - Dr. Seuss

37. The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor. -Vince Lombordi

38. Life is just a short walk from the cradle to the grave and it sure behooves us to be kind to one another along the way. -Alice Childress

39. He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. -Neitzcshe

40. What you have to do and the way you have to do it is incredibly simple. Whether you are willing to do it, that’s another matter. -Peter Drucker

41. It's good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it's good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven't lost the things that money can't buy. -George H. Lorimer

42. When writing the story of your life, don’t let anyone else hold the pen. - Harley Davidson

43. If we would have new knowledge, we must get us a whole world of new questions.
                                                                                                                -Susanne Langer
44. Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
                                                                                                          - Abraham Lincoln

45. In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds. -Robert Green Ingersoll,

46. Success is not for the timid. It is for those who seek guidance, make decisions, and take decisive
action.- Jose Silva