“There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.”
“Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.”
“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.”
“A man who flies from his fear may find that he has only taken a shortcut to meet it.”
“Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.”
“You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy. So let them go, let go of them. I tie no weights to my ankles.”
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
“The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has been before.”
“There isn’t a way things should be. There’s just what happens, and what we do.”
“The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively”
“Respect other people’s feelings. It might mean nothing to you, but it could mean everything to them.”
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the horizon of the spirit.
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
“I can be changed by what happens to me but I refuse to be reduced by it.”
“Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more so that we may fear less.”
“Plant your garden and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.”
“Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway.”
“Life is too short to waste your time on people who don’t respect, appreciate, and value you.”
Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.”
“Live the Life of Your Dreams: Be brave enough to live the life of your dreams according to your vision and purpose instead of the expectations and opinions of others.”
“The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don’t always soften the bad things, but vice versa, the bad things don’t always spoil the good things and make them unimportant.”
“Ask yourself if what you’re doing today will get you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.”
“Never cowardly or cruel. Never give up, never give in.”
“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.
“Don’t look further for answers: be the solution. You were born with everything you need to know. Make a promise to stop getting in the way of the blessing that you are. Take a deep breath, remember to have fun, and begin.”
“Each day holds a surprise. But only if we expect it can we see, hear, or feel it when it comes to us. Let’s not be afraid to receive each day’s surprise, whether it comes to us as sorrow or as joy. It will open a new place in our hearts, a place where we can welcome new friends and celebrate more fully our shared humanity.”
“People need to be encouraged. People need to be reminded of how wonderful they are. People need to be believed in – told they are brave, and smart, and capable of accomplishing all the dreams they dream – and more. Remind each other of this.”
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. –Napoleon Hill
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.
“The Pessimist Sees Difficulty In Every Opportunity. The Optimist Sees The Opportunity In Every Difficulty.”
“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”
“What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.”
“What’s the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable.”
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.”
“Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.”
“People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.” –
“We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.”
“One reason that challenge brings happiness is that it allows you to expand your self-definition. You become larger.”
“The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.”
“We Become More Than We Think We Can Be, By Looking Beyond All We Presently Believe.”
“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go, they merely determine where you start.”
I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“If you want to make a permanent change, stop focusing on the size of your problems and start focusing on the size of you!”
“Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.”
“Take responsibility of your own happiness, never put it in other people’s hands.”