The greatest adventure is what lies ahead

“The future is literally in our hands to mold as we like. But we cannot wait until tomorrow. Tomorrow is now.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“For the majority of us, the past is a regret, the future an experiment.” – Mark Twain

“When you forgive, you in no way change the past – but you sure do change the future.” – Bernard Meltzer

“Even though the future seems far away, it is actually beginning right now.” – Mattie Stepanek

“Social media and 24 hour news has made long term thinking very hard for people. They are fooled by short term metrics. The most valuable things in life and business must be given time to evolve. Identify what is real and practice patience.” – The Stoic Emperor

“The most courageous person is the one who does his best right now knowing it’s the only thing that will bring a better future.” – Maxime Lagacé

“The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow. Don’t give up.” – Robert Tew

“Life is a balance between accepting the present moment and fighting for a better future.” – Maxime Lagacé

“You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.” – Steve Jobs

“Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, you are unlikely to step up and take responsibility for making it so.” – Noam Chomsky

“A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs.” – Bernard Baruch

“Yes, robots will probably take your job — but the future will still be pretty great.” – Kevin Kelly

“Our future growth relies on competitiveness and innovation, skills and productivity… and these in turn rely on the education of our people.” – Julia Gillard

“We are rapidly networking together every brain on the planet. Nothing like this has ever happened. It is without precedent. The future will belong to those who grasp the significance of this and truly understand what animates the movements of the crowd.” – The Stoic Emperor

“Forty hour workweeks are a relic of the Industrial Age. Knowledge workers function like athletes – train and sprint, then rest and reassess.” – Naval Ravikant

“I feel optimistic about the future because humanity seems to be growing more mature; scientists are paying more attention to our inner values, to the study of mind and the emotions. There is a clear desire for peace and concern for the environment.” – Dalai Lama

“The future is in the hands of those who explore… and from all the beauty they discover while crossing perpetually receding frontiers, they develop for nature and for humankind an infinite love.” – Jacques-Yves Cousteau

“When I see an adult on a bicycle, I do not despair for the future of the human race.” – H.G. Wells

“The greatest adventure is what lies ahead. Today and tomorrow are yet to be said. The chances, the changes are all yours to make. The mold of your life is in your hands to break.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

“Learn how to learn faster today so you don’t become obsolete tomorrow.” – Maxime Lagacé

The future is what matters

“The perfected future never arrives. Life is full of seemingly endless trouble, and then life ends. Find peace in the imperfect present.” – The Stoic Emperor

“Life can be found only in the present moment. The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.” – Sydney J. Harris

“I have learned to live each day as it comes, and not to borrow trouble by dreading tomorrow. It is the dark menace of the future that makes cowards of us.” – Dorothy Day

“This is what you do. You make a future for yourself out of the raw material at hand.” – Michael Cunningham

“Well, we must wait for the future to show.”- Virginia Woolf

“Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.” – Kahlil Gibran

“The future is a split second away.” – Ana Monnar

“The future is what matters – because one never reaches it, but always stays in the present — like the White Queen who had to run like the wind to remain in the same spot.” – Sylvia Plath

“One must plan for the future and anticipate the future without fearing the future.” –  Robin Hobb

“Fear keeps us focused on the past or worried about the future. If we can acknowledge our fear, we can realize that right now we are okay. Right now, today, we are still alive, and our bodies are working marvelously. Our eyes can still see the beautiful sky. Our ears can still hear the voices of our loved ones.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.” – Dale Carnegie

“Our lust for future comfort is the biggest thief of life.” – Joshua Glenn Clark

“Hope is the ability to hear the music of the future; faith is the courage to dance to it today.” – Peter Kuzmic

“The future is all headed towards individual brands. You can see how reporters on the New York Times now build individual brands on Twitter that far exceed the brand that they would build just under the New York Times.” – Naval Ravikant

“If you control the code, you control the world. This is the future that awaits us.” – Marc Goodman

“Any work you do in the comfort of a routine risks being taken over by a robot.” – Nassim Nicholas Taleb

“Most of the problems we have in our life today have come from previous technologies. And most of the problems in the future will come from the technologies that we’re inventing today. “ – Kevin Kelly

“Those who live in the past limit their future.” – Anonymous

“The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating. The paths to it are not found but made, and the activity of making them changes both the maker and the destination.” –  John Schaar

At some point the future becomes reality

“Future love does not exist. Love is a present activity only. The man who does not manifest love in the present has no love.” – Leo Tolstoy

“Fear not for the future, weep not for the past.” – Percy Bysshe Shelley

“When people choose between talking about the past and talk about the future, a pragmatic person will always opt for the future and forget the past.” – Robert Greene

“Short-term thinking makes people desperate, ungenerous, impulsive. Long-term thinking makes people calm, gracious, controlled.” -The Stoic Emperor

“The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.” – Thomas S. Monson

“You can’t have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.” – Charles Kettering

“Far future: In a perfect Virtual Reality world, we all live in governments of one.” – Fin. Naval Ravikant 

“It took decades for society to comprehend the damage from junk food and sugar addiction. It will take just as long with social media and dopamine addiction. And it will seem just as obvious looking back.” – Johnny Uzan

“The future belongs to social media. It is egalitarian and inclusive. Social media is not about any country, any language, any colour, any community but it is about human values and that is the underlying link binding humanity.” – Narendra Modi

“The future is full of anxiety. Only the present is real — the here-and-now. Seize the day.” – Saul Bellow 

“The distant future is small free cities with drone armies and skill-based immigration policies, surrounded by a sea of failed socialist states.” – Naval Ravikant

“The only way to lead is by creating new paths. The only way to create new paths is by taking the risk of being 100% yourself.” – Maxime Lagacé

“In order to keep up with the world of 2050, you will need not merely to invent new ideas and products but above all to reinvent yourself over and over again.” – Yuval Noah Harari

“No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.” – Alan Watts

“The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life.” – Plato

“I’m always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up in the morning and see the light.” –  Miles Davis

“At some point the future becomes reality. And then it quickly becomes the past.” – Haruki Murakami

“It’s not about what I SEE for our future, or humanity; It’s about what I DO for our future and humanity.” – Steve Maraboli

“Modern humans overdose on information, pushing the limits of our design constraints. Future humans will adopt filtering mechanisms to avoid drowning in random data. They’ll look back on us with pity. Attention pollution is a huge drain on our collective intellectual resources.” – The Stoic Emperor

“Real life is the present moment — not the memories of the past, nor the dreams of the future.” – Walpola Rahula

Time is precious

“Time itself comes in drops.” – William James

“In time and with water, everything changes.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.” – Sydney J. Harris

“The most fucked up joke life can play on you is letting you meet the right person at the wrong time.” – Unknown

“No relationship is a waste of time. The wrong ones teach you the lessons that prepare you for the right one.” – Unknown

“Sometimes your heart needs more time to accept what your mind already knows.” – Unknown

“Believe me, it is the sign of a great man, and one who is above human error, not to allow his time to be frittered away: he has the longest possible life simply because whatever time was available he devoted entirely to himself.” – Seneca

“You get to decide where your time goes. You can either spend it moving forward, or you can spend it putting out fires. You decide. And if you don’t decide, others will decide for you.” – Tony Morgan

“Whenever we talk about it, we do so in terms of something lesser. We find or lose time, like a set of keys; we save and spend it, like money. Time creeps, crawls, flies, flees, flows, and stands still; it is abundant or scarce; it weighs on us with palpable heft.” – Alan Burdick

“Those who possess time are often not aware of its value.” – Sunday Adelaja

“Time stays long enough for those who use it.” – Leonardo da Vinci 

“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” – Michael Altshuler

“The essence of self-discipline is to do the important thing rather than the urgent thing.” – Barry Werner

“The shorter way to do many things is to only do one thing at a time.” – Mozart 

“It is the mark of great people to treat trifles as trifles and important matters as important.” – Doris Lessing

“Time is the longest distance between two places.” – Tennessee Williams

“Time brings an end to everything. We should not mistake for a tragedy what is no more than the passage of time.” – Robert Brault

“Time is a killer. Everyone knows that. Time will bury us. I wasted time, and now doth time waste me. Time makes dust of all things.” – James Gleick

“A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.” – Bob Dylan

“Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.” – Benjamin Disraeli

One day your life will flash before your eyes

“To think is easy, to act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

“Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.” – Babe Ruth

“The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon

“You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills.” – Jim Rohn

“Who likes not his business, his business likes not him.” – William Hazlitt

“The new source of power is not money in the hands of a few, but information in the hands of many.” – John Naisbitt

“The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.” – Henry Ford

“It’s through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we’ve always mapped our path at Dell. There’s always an opportunity to make a difference.” – Michael Dell

“If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.” – Ray Kroc

““Business in a combination of War and sport.” – Andre Maurois

“Surviving a failure gives you more self–confidence. Failures are great learning tools… but they must be kept to a minimum.” – Jeffrey Immelt

“If you are going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill

“One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it is worth watching.” – Mooie

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

“I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” – Thomas Jefferson 

“Look well to this day. Yesterday is but a dream and tomorrow is only a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well therefore to this day.” – Francis Gray

“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” – Dwight Eisenhower

“Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

“The first one gets the oyster the second gets the shell.” – Andrew Carnegie

“Early to bed and early to rise probably indicates unskilled labor.” – John Ciardi

Success is built on failure

“It’s only when you risk failure that you discover things. When you play it safe, you’re not expressing the utmost of your human experience.” – Lupita Nyong’o

“The difference between average people and achieving people is their perception of and response to failure.” – John C. Maxwell

“People settle. They settle for less than they are capable of.” – Seth Godin 

“Quit or be exceptional. Average is for losers.” – Seth Godin 

“A little more persistence, a little more effort and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.” – Elbert Hubbard

“You can measure your worth by your dedication to your path, not by your successes or failures.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

“I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.” – George Burns

“Failure isn’t fatal, but failure to change might be.” – John Wooden

“It is on our failures that we base a new and different and better success.” – Havelock Ellis

“It is a mistake to suppose that people succeed through success; they often succeed through failures.” – Unknown

“The only real failure is the failure to try, and the measure of success is how we cope with disappointment.” – Deborah Moggach

“Success breeds complacency. Complacency breeds failure. Only the paranoid survive.” – Andy Grove

“I don’t understand a way to work other than bold-facedly running towards failure.” – Cate Blanchett

“Don’t bury your failures, let them inspire you.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki 

“Sometimes it takes a wrong turn to get you to the right place.” – Mandy Hale

“My best successes came on the heels of failures.” – Barbara Concoran

“It’s failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.” – Ellen DeGeneres

“Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe.” – Sumner Redstone

“It begins in your mind, always… so you must fight hard to express it. You must fight hard to shine the light of words upon it.” – Yann Martel

“Because if you don’t, if your fear becomes a wordless darkness that you avoid, perhaps even manage to forget, you open yourself to further attacks of fear because you never truly fought the opponent who defeated you.” – Yann Martel 

We are what we think

“Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.” – Isaac Asimov

“You and I are not what we eat; we are what we think.” – Walter Anderson

“You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world.” –  Tom Brokaw

“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“I would rather die on my feet than live on my knees.” – Euripides

“The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” – William Faulkner

“Learn to judge your moves by their long-term effects on people.” – Robert Greene

“Look for the thing you notice but no one else notices.” – Rick Rubin

“I’m just trying to think about the future and not be sad.” – Elon Musk

“The fears we don’t face become our limits.” – Jim Kwik

“What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the will to find out, which is the exact opposite.” – Bertrand Russell

“Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives.” – Alexandre Dumas

“Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is by far the best ending for one.” – Oscar Wilde

“If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“It’s not at all hard to understand a person; it’s only hard to listen without bias.” – Criss Jami

“The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” – Anaïs Nin

“The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.” – Mark Twain

Learning is a result of listening

“People learn more on their own rather than being force fed.” – Socrates

“The giving of love is an education in itself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Lasting novels don’t come from literature departments. Successful businesses don’t come from business schools. Scientific revolutions don’t come from research universities. Get your education, then get moving. Find the loners tinkering at the edge.” – Naval Ravikant

“Every person with a smartphone and a pair of headphones has access to the kind of education that was once reserved for the sons of aristocracy.” – The Stoic Emperor

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

“Every child deserves a champion: an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists they become the best they can possibly be.” – Rita Pierson

“They cannot stop me. I will get my education, if it is in the home, school, or anyplace.” – Malala Yousafzai

“If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.” – Confucius

“There is a huge value in learning with instant feedback.” – Anant Agarwal

“At the very core of my relationship to learning is the idea that we should be as organic as possible. We need to cultivate a deeply refined introspective sense, and build our relationship to learning around our nuance of character.” – Joshua Waitzkin

“The important thing is to learn a lesson every time you lose. Life is a learning process and you have to try to learn what’s best for you. Let me tell you, life is not fun when you’re banging your head against a brick wall all the time.” – John McEnroe

“You should learn from your competitor, but never copy. Copy and you die.” – Jack Ma

“Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.” – Thomas Huxley

“What is important is to keep learning, to enjoy challenges, and to tolerate ambiguity. In the end there are no certain answers.” – Martina Horner

“The key thing to remember about me is that I’m still a student. I’m still in boot camp.” – Steve Jobs

“Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.” – Alice Miller

“A little learning is a dangerous thing, but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.” – Bob Edwards

“I learned how to win by losing and not liking it.” – Tom Watson

“I think my parents gave me a love of learning; from there you set out on your own path.” – Gore Verbinski

“Learning how to work and learning how to fail is important.” – Jamie Moyer

To travel is to live

“The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they really are.” – Samuel Johnson

“Often I feel I go to some distant region of the world to be reminded of who I really am…” – Michael Crichton

“The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

“Life is short and the world is wide.”

“I don’t know the question, but travel is the answer.”

“You cannot spell awesoME without ME.”

“Don’t copy. Pick your own style.”

“Does my sparkle burn your eyes?”

“It’s not necessary for everyone to like me. Not everyone matters.”

“Go where your dreams take you.”

“I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on earth. Then I ask myself the same question.” – Harun Yahya

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”

“Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.”

“Don’t let your dreams be dreams.” – Jack Johnson

“To understand what’s going in the world, you have to see the world.” – Aerin Lauder

“Smile for life, not only for a photo!”

“Where to next?”

“To travel is to live.” – Hans Christian Anderson

“I want to make memories all over the world.”

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it’s time to pause and reflect.” – Mark Twain

Hard to find easy to lose

“The daily practice of gratitude is one of the conduits by which your wealth will come to you.” – Rhonda Byrne

“Life isn’t happening to you; life is responding to you.” – Rhonda Byrne

“A simple “I love you” means more than money.” – Frank Sinatra 

“He who marries for love without money has good nights and sorry days.” – Unknown

“A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.” – Martin Luther King Jr

“They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.” – Kahlil Gibran

“The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.” – Confucius

“It’s easier to feel a little more spiritual with a couple of bucks in your pocket.” – Craig Ferguson

“Success isn’t measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.” – Mike Ditka

“Financial peace isn’t the acquisition of stuff. It’s learning to live on less than you make, so you can give money back and have money to invest. You can’t win until you do this.” – Dave Ramsey

“The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don’t celebrate those, they can pass you by.” – Alek Wek

“Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

“Love is the most expensive gift. Make sure you don’t give it to someone that’s cheap.” – Unknown

“Love of money is the disease which makes men most groveling and pitiful.” – Cassius Longinus

“Love is worth so much more than money. There are so many people who are filthy rich, but have nobody to genuinely love them. Unconditional love is priceless.” – Suzy Kassem

“You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving.” – Amy Carmichael

“Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching.” – Satchel Paige

“Money is like love; it kills slowly and painfully the one who withholds it, and enlivens the other who turns it on his fellow man.” – Kahlil Gibran

“A true lover always feels in debt to the one he loves.” – Ralph W. Sockman

“Love is like money… hard to find easy to lose.” – Ally Mbululo

Have patience

“Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau 

“All human wisdom is summed up in two words – wait and hope.” – Alexandre Dumas

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Albert Einstein

“Patience is not a virtue. It is an achievement.” – Vera Nazarian 

“The salt of patience seasons everything.” – Italian saying

“We suffer more in imagination than in reality.” – Seneca

“What may not be altered is made lighter by patience.” – Horace

“He that can have patience can have what he will.” – Benjamin Franklin 

“I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.” – Abraham Lincoln

“I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.” – Margaret Thatcher

“Patience is a key element of success.” – Bill Gates

“How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?” – William Shakespeare

“The continuous drip polishes the stone.” – Peruvian saying

“All good things arrive unto them that wait – and don’t die in the meantime.” – Mark Twain

“Drive slow and enjoy the scenery – drive fast and join the scenery.” – Douglas Horton

“Patience is the art of hoping.” – Luc de Clapiers

“While we wait for life, life passes.” – Seneca

“Time discovers truth.” – Seneca

“Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.” – Saadi 

“Misfortune is the test of a person’s merit.” – Seneca

You never lose a dream

“When I say something is going to happen, it’s going to happen.” – Conon McGregor

“If you don’t encounter setbacks in your career, if you don’t have doubts and disappointments , let me tell you, you’re not dreaming big enough.” – Michael Bloomberg

“You never lose a dream, it just incubates as a hobby.” – Larry Page

“Dream forward, not backward.” – Kelvin Osaghae

“The day you marry your dreams is the day you divorce your nightmares.” – Matshona Dhliwayo

“God’s blessings go far beyond anything we could ever dream.”

“It is one of the blessings of this world that few people see visions and dream dreams.” – Zora Neale Hurston

“Dare to dream, have faith in your abilities and you can create a better tomorrow.” – Dr Roopleen

“You have all the reasons in the world to achieve your grandest dreams. Imagination plus innovation equals realization.” – Denis Waitley

“We’ve got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.” – Denis Waitley

“Maybe we are less than our dreams, but that less would make us more than some gods would dream of.” – Corita Kent

“Some things look good only in dreams but not in reality.”

“Letting go of your dream is like letting go of your existence.”

“Many things have been written and will be written for dream. Dreams are nothing but our unclear expectations.” – Santosh Kalwar

“But instead of spending our lives running towards our dreams, we are often running away from a fear of failure or a fear of criticism.” – Eric Wright

“When we can’t dream any longer we die.” – Emma Goldman

“Get driven into your ambition, pursue your goals passionately and you will see your dreams come alive.” – Dr Roopleen

“If the only place where I could see you was in my dreams, I’d sleep forever.”

“Judge your natural character by what you do in your dreams.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.” – Anais Nin

You are braver than you believe

“The most important aspect of my personality as far as determining my success goes; has been my questioning conventional wisdom, doubting experts and questioning authority. While that can be painful in your relationships with your parents and teachers, it’s enormously useful in life.” – Larry Ellison

“You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne

“Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.” – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

“Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking.” –  Bernard Baruch

“Success is about enjoying what you have and where you are, while pursuing achievable goals.” –  Bo Bennett

“Do your best when no one is looking. If you do that, then you can be successful in anything that you put your mind to.” – Bob Cousy

“Success has a simple formula: do your best, and people may like it.” – Sam Ewing

“Success in any endeavor depends on the degree to which it is an expression of your true self.” – Ralph Marston

“Climb mountains not so the world can see you, but so you can see the world.” – David McCullough Jr 

“Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really: Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, so go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because remember that’s where you will find success.” – Thomas J. Watson

“If you are successful, it is because somewhere, sometime, someone gave you a life or an idea that started you in the right direction. Remember also that you are indebted to life until you help some less fortunate person, just as you were helped.” – Melinda Gates

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pelé

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Albert Einstein

“Lost time is never found again.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Gentleness doesn’t get work done unless you happen to be a hen laying eggs.” – Coco Chanel

“The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.” – Oscar Wilde

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” – Muhammad Ali

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

“Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right things.” – Peter Drucker

“Superior leaders are willing to admit a mistake and cut their losses. Be willing to admit that you’ve changed your mind. Don’t persist when the original decision turns out to be a poor one.” –  Brian Tracy

Our true self is made manifest in love

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” – Judy Garland

“You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.” – Lou Holtz

“Self-trust is the first secret of success.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“To have an incredible increase in self esteem, all you have to do is start doing some little something. You don’t have to do spectacularly dramatic things for self esteem to start going off the scale. Just make a commitment to any easy discipline. Then another one and another one.” – Jim Rohn

“Self worth cannot be verified by others. You are worthy because you say it is so. If you depend on others for your value it is other-worth.” – Wayne Dyer

“Persons of high self esteem are not driven to make themselves superior to others; they do not seek to prove their value by measuring themselves against a comparative standard. Their joy is being who they are, not in being better than someone else.” – Nathaniel Branden

“Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on.” – Maxwell Maltz

“Self-care is never a selfish act – it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer to others.”

“To establish true self-esteem, we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.” – Denis Waitley

“Our true self is made manifest in love.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“Modesty isn’t always a virtue; it can be a hindrance; a careful measure of personal pride builds confidence and ensures success.” – Wayne Gerard Trotman

“If you saw the size of the BLESSING YOU ARE BECOMING, you would understand the magnitude of the battle you are fighting! “ – Michele Jennae

“Wrinkles ? Why all the fuss ? Think of them as lines of distinction; marks of maturity. “ –  Alex Morritt

“Why escape your intended purpose by copying and trying to be someone else? You will discover who you were meant to be only after you have shown confidence being yourself.”

“Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down.” – Roy T. Bennett

“The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.” –  William James

“We can’t be so desperate for love that we forget where we can always find it; within.” – Alexandra Elle

“Do you love yourself enough to BE what you love yourself enough to WANT?” – Steve Maraboli

“My judgement called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.” – Kim McMillen

“Nourishing yourself in a way that helps you blossom in the direction you want to go is attainable, and you are worth the effort.” – Deborah Day

Educate your children to be happy

“A child miseducated is a child lost.” – John F. Kennedy

“The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“Children re-invent your world for you.” – Susan Sarandon

“Today our children are our reflection. Tomorrow they will be our shadows.” – Maralee McKee 

“The first happiness of a child is to know that he is loved.” – Don Bosco

“Hugs can do great amounts of good, especially for children.” – Princess Diana 

“Kids go where there is excitement, they stay where there is love.” – Zig Ziglar

“When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.” – Sophia Loren

“Too much love never spoils children. Children become spoiled when we substitute presents for presence.” – Anthony Witham

“There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.” – Aristotle

“Children are made readers in the laps of their parents.” – Emilie Buchwald

“Don’t educate your children to be rich. Educate them to be happy, so they know the value of things, not the price.”

“Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Education in the true sense is helping the individual to be mature and free, to flower greatly in love and goodness. That is what we should be interested in, and not in shaping the child according to some idealistic pattern.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

“I know that we need to directly teach our children the most vital lessons, rather than assume that they’ll be understood.” – Galit Breen

“We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“The essence of our effort to see that every child has a chance must be to assure each an equal opportunity, not to become equal, but to become different – to realize whatever unique potential of body, mind and spirit he or she possesses.” – John Fischer

“Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.” – Alice Miller

“Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.” – Edmund Burke

The universe is inside of you

“Inner peace doesn’t come from getting what we want, but from remembering who we are.” – Marianne Williamson

“Ignore those that make you fearful and sad.” – Rumi

“Great leaders have three things; inner light, inner vision and inner strength.” – Amit Ray

“The universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself, everything that you want, you already are.” – Rumi

“You need to find that inner peace and contentment that comes with living as simply as possible.” – Ryan Cooper

“By simplifying your life, you could find that niche of inner peace that everyone longs to have.” – Julianne Neilson

“Having inner peace means committing to letting go of self-criticism and self-doubt.” – Sanaya Roman

“In the breath’s silence, is peace.” – Ntathu Allen Author

“We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.” – Dalai Lama

“We don’t realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.”  – Elizabeth Gilbert

“Whoever values peace of mind and the health of the soul will live the best of all possible lives.” – Marcus Aurelius

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” – Saint Francis de Sales

“The universe only gives us what we think we’re worthy of receiving.” – Joe Dispenza

“Don’t hope that events will turn out the way you want, welcome events in whichever way they happen: this is the path to peace.” – Epictetus

“Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.” – Epictetus

“Receive without pride, let go without attachment.” – Marcus Aurelius 

“The mind freed from passions is an impenetrable fortress — a person has no more secure place of refuge for all time.” – Marcus Aurelius

“Fate leads the willing, and drags along the reluctant.” – Seneca

“Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind.” – Christian D. Larson

“A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness.” – Albert Einstein

Mastering others is strength

Discipline quotes Mastering others is strength Aylake
Discipline quotes Mastering others is strength Aylake

“I don’t count my sit-ups, I only start counting when it starts hurting, when I feel pain, that’s when I start counting, cause that’s when it really counts.” – Muhammad Ali

“What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not do.” – Aristotle

“Mastering others is strength.  Mastering yourself is true power.” – Lao Tzu

“People are always looking for shortcuts. The only way to achieve greatness in life is to have patience, consistency, and discipline.” – David Goggins

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Discipline quotes Be tolerant with others and strict with yourself Aylake

“Throughout your life you will encounter tedious situations, and you must cultivate the ability to handle them with discipline.” – Robert Greene 

“Be tolerant with others and strict with yourself.” –  Marcus Aurelius

“No one has ever built a legacy consuming.” – Bill Masur

“Good habits are assets. Bad habits are liabilities. What’s in your portfolio?” – Jack Butcher

Discipline quotes People do not decide their futures Aylake
Discipline quotes People do not decide their futures Aylake

“You will ascend to the level of your discipline. You will fall to the level of your apathy.” – Alexander J.A Cortes

“All of your energy should go into building better rituals, not chasing better results.” – James Clear

“Willpower is overrated. Figure out the systems that let you not have to use it.” – Justin Kan

“People don’t decide their futures, they decide their habits and their habits decide their futures.” – Unknown

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Discipline quotes Dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself Aylake

“The single most important change you can make in your working habits is to switch to creative work first, reactive work second. This means blocking off a large chunk of time every day for creative work on your own priorities, with the phone and email off.” – Mark McGuinness 

“Decide how the person you want to become would act and then act that way. Even when it’s really fu*king hard.” – Tom Bilyeu

“Let me note all the sickening waste of today, that I shall not be easy with myself and compromise my tomorrows.” – Susan Sontag

“Dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.” – A. J. Heschel

Discipline quotes There is nothing more powerful than paying attention Aylake
Discipline quotes There is nothing more powerful than paying attention Aylake

“There’s nothing more powerful than paying attention.” – Jordan Peterson

“Discipline is remembering what you want.” – David Campbell 

“Discipline is your relationship with the time you have left.” – Barbara McNally

Love and kindness are never wasted

Kindness quotes Kindness is more important than wisdom and the recognition of this is tha beginning of wisdom Aylake
Kindness quotes Kindness is more important than wisdom and the recognition of this is than beginning of wisdom Aylake

“When you are young you take the kindness people show you as your right.” – W. Somerset Maugham

“Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.” – Theodore Rubin

“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.” – C. S. Lewis

“My laundry list of wants in a partner is basically kindness. I want someone who is kind, and that’s kind of where it begins and ends.” – Jennifer Carpenter

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Kindness quotes The most powerful symptom of love Aylake

“A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” – Victor Hugo

“The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.” – Victor Hugo

“What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. We all lean towards love.” – Richard Gere

“The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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Kindness quotes Smile give help care listen and love Aylake

“Smile, give, help, care, listen and love. If you’re generous, you’re making the world a better place.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.” – Barbara de Angelis

“Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.” – George Sand

“No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.” – Amelia Earhart

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Kindness quotes People just take your kindness for weakness sometimes Aylake

“People just take your kindness for weakness sometimes, and that’s just the bottom line.” – Ruben Studdard

“What I call the depth of generosity is when people are very fond of giving away what they need most themselves.” – Oscar Wilde

“Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness.” – R.J. Palacio

“Above all, it is not decency or goodness of gentleness that impresses the Middle East, but strength.” –  Meir Kahane

Kindness quotes Only the weak are cruel Aylake
Kindness quotes Only the weak are cruel Aylake

“One isn’t necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.” – Maya Angelou

“In this world, there is nothing softer or thinner than water. But to compel the hard and unyielding, it has no equal. That the weak overcomes the strong, that the hard gives way to the gentle – this everyone knows. Yet no one asks accordingly.” – Lao Tzu

“Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Loving yourself is healing the world.” – Jaymie Gerard

Love is the beauty of the soul

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Love quotes Honesty is the key to a relationship Aylake

“My wife gets all the money I make. I just get an apple and clean clothes every morning.” – Ray Romano

“Honesty is the key to a relationship. If you can fake that, you’re in.” – Richard Jeni

“Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding.” – Diane Arbus

“Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” – Elie Wiesel

Love quotes It is not a lack of love Aylake
Love quotes It is not a lack of love Aylake

“You like to respect and admire someone whom you love, but actually, you love even more the people who require understanding and who make mistakes and have to grow with their mistakes.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“Being heard is so close to being loved that for the average person they are almost indistinguishable.” – David Augsburger

“Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived.” – George Santayana

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Love quotes Where love rules there is no will to power Aylake

“Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.” – Katharine Hepburn

“You give them a piece of you. They don’t ask for it. They do something dumb one day like kiss you, or smile at you, and then your life isn’t your own anymore. Love takes hostages. It gets inside you. It eats you out and leaves you crying in the darkness, so a simple phrase like ‘maybe we should just be friends’ or ‘how very perceptive’ turns into a glass splinter working its way into your heart. It hurts. Not just in the imagination. Not just in the mind. It’s a soul-hurt, a body-hurt, a real gets-inside-you-and-rips-you-apart pain. I hate love.” -Neil Gaiman

“Hatred is increased by being reciprocated, and can on the other hand be destroyed by love. Hatred which is completely vanquished by love, passes into love; and love is thereupon greater, than if hatred had not preceded it.” – Baruch Spinoza

“Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.” – Carl Jung

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Love quotes Love is the beauty of the soul Aylake

“Love is the beauty of the soul.” – Augustine of Hippo 

“Love measures our stature: the more we love, the bigger we are. There is no smaller package in all the world than that of a man all wrapped up in himself.” – William Sloane Coffin

“Self-love is not selfish; you cannot truly love another until you know how to love yourself.“ – Unknown

“Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.” – Alexander Smith

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Love quotes Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself Aylake

“Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.” – Andre Breton

“Love is boundary-less.” – Angel Haze

“True love is knowing a person’s faults, and loving them even more for them.” – Unknown

“Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.” – Ann Landers

Laughter is God’s blessing

Gratitude quotes Whatever you appreciate and give thanks for will increase in your life Aylake
Gratitude quotes Whatever you appreciate and give thanks for will increase in your life Aylake

“From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.” – Edvard Munch

“Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star; one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever.” – Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

“Whatever you appreciate and give thanks for will increase in your life.” – Sanaya Roman

“Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy.” – Eskimo proverb

Gratitude quotes Just to be is a blessing Just to live is holy Aylake
Gratitude quotes Just to be is a blessing Just to live is holy Aylake

“Saying thank you is more than good manners. It is good spirituality.” – Alfred Painter

“O Lord that lends me life, Lend me a heart replete with thankfulness!” – William Shakespeare

“In everything, give thanks.” – Thessalonians 5:18

“Just to be is a blessing. Just to live is holy.” – Abraham Joshua Heschel

Gratitude quotes A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most complete prayer Aylake
Gratitude quotes A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most complete prayer Aylake

“Thank you is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding.” – Alice Walker

“A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most complete prayer.” – Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

“If you only say one prayer in a day, make it thank you.” – Rumi

“Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.” – Joseph Addison

Gratitude quotes Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving Aylake
Gratitude quotes Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving Aylake

“Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.” – Steve Maraboli

“Free yourself from the complexities and drama of your life. Simplify. Look within. Within ourselves we all have the gifts and talents we need to fulfill the purpose we’ve been blessed with.” – Steve Maraboli

“Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.” – Kahlil Gibran

“Laughter is God’s blessing.” – Joseph Prince

Gratitude quotes The best way to show my gratitude to God Aylake
Gratitude quotes The best way to show my gratitude to God Aylake

“The best way to show my gratitude to God is to accept everything, even my problems, with joy.” – Mother Teresa

“Let us remember that, as much has been given us, much will be expected from us, and that true homage comes from the heart as well as from the lips, and shows itself in deeds.” –  Theodore Roosevelt

“Love your mistakes as much as your accomplishments. Because without mistakes, there wouldn’t be any accomplishments.” – Unknown

“To educate yourself for the feeling of gratitude means to take nothing for granted, but to always seek out and value the kind that will stand behind the action. Nothing that is done for you is a matter of course. Everything originates in a will for the good, which is directed at you. Train yourself never to put off the word or action for the expression of gratitude.” – Albert Schweitzer

Events give rise to both emotions and lessons

Wisdom quotes When one is enthralled with the beauty on the surface of the ocean Aylake
Wisdom quotes When one is enthralled with the beauty on the surface of the ocean Aylake

“Chasing after the things one yearns for is inferior to chasing after the source of the yearning.” – Wu Hsin

“When one is enthralled with the beauty on the surface of the ocean, the immensity of its depths can never be discerned.” – Wu Hsin

“At the centre of all desires is the very one that is never examined: the desire to become happy. When one searches for happiness, he remains tied to misery. The two are inseparable. Recognizing the futility of happiness, the wise man drops the search. In dropping the search, life loses the power to make him miserable.” – James Pierce

“The classical virtues are all decision-making heuristics to make one optimize for the long term rather than for the short term.” – Naval Ravikant

Wisdom quotes Water overcomes all obstacles by its gentleness and pliability Aylake
Wisdom quotes Water overcomes all obstacles by its gentleness and pliability Aylake

“If you’ve got a good temperament, which basically means being very patient, yet combine that with a vast aggression when you know enough to do something, then you just gradually learn the game, partly by doing, partly by studying.” – Charlie Munger

“Successful people are those who can go above themselves to see things objectively and manage those things to shape change.” – Ray Dalio

“The person who is in training must strive to habituate himself not to love pleasure, not to avoid hardship, not to be infatuated with living, not to fear death, and in the case of goods or money not to place receiving above giving.” – Musonius Rufus

“Water overcomes all obstacles by its gentleness and pliability.” – Alan Watts

Wisdom quotes Maturity of mind is best shown in slow belief Aylake
Wisdom quotes Maturity of mind is best shown in slow belief Aylake

“Maturity of mind is best shown in slow belief.” – Baltasar Gracián

“When you have wit of your own, it’s a pleasure to credit other people for theirs.” – Criss Jami

“Events give rise to both emotions and lessons. Often we hold onto emotions and don’t learn. Wisdom is to drop emotions and move on with lessons.” – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

“Profundity of thought belongs to youth, clarity of thought to old age.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

Wisdom quotes We do not mature through age Aylake
Wisdom quotes We do not mature through age Aylake

“We don’t mature through age; we mature in awareness.” – Byron Katie

“High-minded thoughts and inner work are one thing, but all that matters is what you do. The health of our spiritual ideals depends on what we do with our bodies in moments of truth.” – Ryan Holiday

“One of the most powerful teachings of the Buddhist tradition is that as long as you are wishing for things to change, they never will.” – Pema Chödrön

“The secret of Buddhism is to remove all ideas, all concepts, in order for the truth to have a chance to penetrate, to reveal itself.” -Thich Nhat Hanh

Wisdom quotes There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so Aylake
Wisdom quotes There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so Aylake

“Some people are so poor, all they have is money.” – Jack Kerouac

“Reflect on everything you hear, but believe only on proof.” – Publius Syrus

“And once you are awake, you shall remain awake eternally.” – Friedrich Nietzsche 

“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” – William Shakespeare

Your time will come

Powerful quotes Not letting people trigger you is a superpower Aylake
Powerful quotes Not letting people trigger you is a superpower Aylake

“If you don’t get what you want, it’s a sign either that you did not seriously want it, or that you tried to bargain over the price.” – Rudyard Kipling

“If you want to be successful, find out what the price is and then pay it.” – Scott Adams

“He who jumps into the void owes no explanation to those who stand and watch.” – Jean-Luc Godard

“Not letting people trigger you is a superpower.” – Carlos Del Valle

Powerful quotes The function of freedom is to free someone else Aylake
Powerful quotes The function of freedom is to free someone else Aylake

“Power over others is weakness disguised as strength. True power is within and available to you now.” – Eckhart Tolle

“There is nothing more validating than belief in yourself and your abilities.” – Iyanla Vanzant

“The function of freedom is to free someone else.” – Toni Morrison

“We have the ability to go in such a space, if you’re willing to suffer. Your brain and body, once connected together, can do anything.” – David Goggins

Powerful quotes The less yo fear the more power you will have Aylake
Powerful quotes The less yo fear the more power you will have Aylake

“All breakthroughs come with a fever. It happens to all of us. We’re approaching our dream and it scares the hell out of us.” – Steven Pressfield

“The less you fear, the more power you will have and the more fully you will live.” – Robert Greene

“Your time will come. You will face the same evil, and you will defeat it.”- Liv Tyler

“You are scared of dying – and, tell me, is the kind of life you lead really any different than being dead?” – Seneca

Powerful quotes Do not put in average effort and claim that you want Aylake
Powerful quotes Do not put in average effort and claim that you want Aylake

“You don’t need to be twice as good to get twice the results. You need to be slightly better and let it compound over time. The world will do the rest of the work for you.” – Shane Parrish

“Don’t put in average effort and claim that you want exceptional results.” – James Clear

“What impact do you want to have on the world?” – Tom Bilyeu

“There is nothing more powerful than a changed mind.” – Les Brown

Powerful quotes The single most powerful asset we all have is our mind Aylake
Powerful quotes The single most powerful asset we all have is our mind Aylake

“We can’t know anything outside our mind. Everything we see is contained within our mind. Thus, I am not in the world. The world is in me.” – Haemin Sunim

“The single most powerful asset we all have is our mind. If it is trained well, it can create enormous wealth in what seems to be an instant.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“Fear only has as much power as we give it; hope works the same way.” – Bob Goff

“Even the wise are scared. The difference with fools is that they keep going.” – Maxime Lagacé

Every strength is also a weakness

Deep quotes We do not stop playing because we grow old Aylake
Deep quotes We do not stop playing because we grow old Aylake

“On a deeper level you are already complete. When you realize that, there is a playful, joyous energy behind what you do.” – Eckhart Tolle

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

“Follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, and doors will open where you didn’t know they were going to be.” – Joseph Campbell

“Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” – Richard Branson

Deep quotes Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion Aylake
Deep quotes Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion Aylake

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer

“A ship is always safe at shore but that is not what it’s built for.” – Albert Einstein

“Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I’ll show you someone who has never achieved much.” – Joan Collins

“Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion.” – Edward Abbey 

Deep quotes Every strength is also a weakness Aylake
Deep quotes Every strength is also a weakness Aylake

“Common sense is in spite of, not the result of, education.” – Victor Hugo

“Every strength is also a weakness. The opposite is true as well.” – Neil Strauss

“It’s not how well you play the game, it’s deciding what game you want to play.” – Kwame Appiah

“Where there is no sense of ownership, there is respect. Where there is no hope, there is Truth. Where there is no attachment, there is love.” – Kapil Gupta

Deep quotes The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge Aylake
Deep quotes The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge Aylake

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

“The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge.” – Bertrand Russell 

“It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.” – Oscar Wilde

“Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.” – Oscar Wilde

Deep quotes Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing Aylake
Deep quotes Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing Aylake

“One can be the master of what one does, but never of what one feels.” – Gustave Flaubert

“We must laugh and cry, enjoy and suffer, in a word, vibrate to our full capacity… I think that’s what being really human means.” – Gustave Flaubert

“Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.” – Oscar Wilde

Happiness is a manner of traveling.

Simple quotes Live your life do your work then take your hat Aylake
Simple quotes Live your life do your work then take your hat Aylake

“Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.” – Socrates

“Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.” – Henry David Thoreau 

“Life got to be about more than just solving problems.” – Elon Musk

“Life isn’t as serious as the mind makes it out to be.” –  Eckhart Tolle

Simple quotes Love is like the wind you can not see it but you can feel it Aylake
Simple quotes Love is like the wind you can not see it but you can feel it Aylake

“Life is about making an impact, not making an income.” – Kevin Kruse

“You give me the kind of feeling people write novels about.”

“Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow.” – John Gay

“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.” – Nicholas Sparks

Simple quotes Doing what you like is freedom Liking what you do is happiness Aylake
Simple quotes Doing what you like is freedom Liking what you do is happiness Aylake

“Stay away from people who make you feel like you’re hard to love.”

“Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.” -George Orwell

“Whatever it is, find something to be excited about for tomorrow.”

“Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.” – Frank Tyger

Simple quotes The key to happiness is doing something you like every single day Aylake
Simple quotes The key to happiness is doing something you like every single day Aylake

“The key to happiness is doing something you like every single day.” – Victor Pride

“We don’t laugh because we’re happy – we’re happy because we laugh.” – William James

“Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” – Margaret Lee Runbeck

“Be gentle first with yourself.” – Lama Yeshe

Simple quotes Do small things with great love Aylake
Simple quotes Do small things with great love Aylake

“Do small things with great love.” – Mother Teresa

“You will never regret being kind.”

“In the end, only kindness matters.”

“For it is in giving that we receive.” – Francis of Assisi

Love yourself first

Wise quotes A loving heart is the truest wisdom Aylake
Wise quotes A loving heart is the truest wisdom Aylake

“Love is dynamic, ever changing and all over the place all the time. Only those who transcend themselves know this.” – Maxime Lagacé

“A loving heart is the truest wisdom.” – Charles Dickens

“If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.” – Charles Bukowski

“If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.” – Marcel Proust

Wise quotes We need not think alike to love alike Aylake
Wise quotes We need not think alike to love alike Aylake

“Don’t think about what can happen in a month. Don’t think about what can happen in a year. Just focus on the 24 hours in front of you and do what you can to get closer to where you want to be.”

“When you’re not concerned with succeeding, you can work with complete freedom.” – Larry David

“If you care enough for a result, you will most certainly attain it.” – William James

“We need not think alike to love alike.”​ – Francis David

Wise quotes If you do not stand for something yo will fall for anything Aylake
Wise quotes If you do not stand for something yo will fall for anything Aylake

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

“If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything.” – Malcolm X

“Every moment wasted looking back keeps us from moving forward.” – Hillary Clinton

Wise quotes There are three constants in life Aylake
Wise quotes There are three constants in life Aylake

“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” – Dalai Lama

“There are three constants in life… change, choice and principles.” – Stephen Covey

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“The only disability in life is a bad attitude.” – Scott Hamilton

Wise quotes Life is really simple but we insist on making it complicated Aylake
Wise quotes Life is really simple but we insist on making it complicated Aylake

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw

“There is more to life than increasing its speed.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” – Confucius

You get what you settle for

Famous quotes When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody Aylake
Famous quotes When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody Aylake

“The formula of happiness and success is just being actually yourself, in the most vivid possible way you can.” – Meryl Streep

“May the Force be with you.” – Star Wars

“They may take our lives, but they’ll never take our freedom!” – Braveheart

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.” – When Harry Met Sally

Famous quotes Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort Aylake
Famous quotes Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort Aylake

“I’m the king of the world!” – Titanic

“You get what you settle for.” – Thelma and Louise

“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” – Mark Twain

Famous quotes Love is just a word but you bring it definition Aylake
Famous quotes Love is just a word but you bring it definition Aylake

“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin

“God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.” – Voltaire

“Love is just a word, but you bring it definition.” – Eminem

“Love doesn’t ask why, speaks from the heart, and never explains.” – Céline Dion

Famous quotes You can not blame gravity for falling in love Aylake
Famous quotes You can not blame gravity for falling in love Aylake

“You can’t blame gravity for falling in love.” – Albert Einstein

“There is only one happiness in life – to love and to be loved.” – George Sand

“Love is a promise; love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.” – John Lennon

“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy

Famous quotes Practice does not make perfect Aylake
Famous quotes Practice does not make perfect Aylake

“Being hardworking is the best thing you can show children.” –  David Beckham

“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” – Frederick Douglass

“Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.” – Vince Lombardi

“Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.” – Nikola Tesla

Do not take life too seriously

Funny quotes My grandmother started walking five miles a day Aylake
Funny quotes My grandmother started walking five miles a day Aylake

“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” –  Eleanor Roosevelt

“My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She’s ninety-seven now, and we don’t know where the hell she is.” – Ellen DeGeneres

“Never have more children than you have car windows.” –  Erma Bombeck

“Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.” – Elbert Hubbard

Funny quotes No wonder the teacher knows so much she has the book Aylake
Funny quotes No wonder the teacher knows so much she has the book Aylake

“If you live to be one hundred, you’ve got it made. Very few people die past that age.” – George Burns

“Education can get you the only thing that really matters in today’s world – an assigned parking space.” – Gene Perret

“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” – Epictetus

“No wonder the teacher knows so much; she has the book.” – Edgar Watson Howe 

Funny quotes People learn something every day and a lot of times it is that Aylake
Funny quotes People learn something every day and a lot of times it is that Aylake

“Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.” – Will Durant

“People learn something every day, and a lot of times it’s that what they learned the day before was wrong.” – Bill Vaughan

“God made Adam first because he didn’t want any advice from Eve how to make Adam.”

“There are a number of mechanical devices which increase sexual arousal, particularly in women. Chief among these is the Mercedes-Benz 380SL convertible.” – P. J. O’Rourke

Funny quotes He who laughs last did not get the joke Aylake
Funny quotes He who laughs last did not get the joke Aylake

“Women give us solace, but if it were not for women we would never need solace.” – Don Herold

“America is a land where men govern, but women rule.” – John Mason Brown

“Why do men like intelligent women? Because opposites attract.” – Kathy Lette

“He who laughs last didn’t get the joke.” – Charles de Gaulle

Funny quotes I always arrive late at the office Aylake
Funny quotes I always arrive late at the office Aylake

“I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving early.” – Charles Lamb

“Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomorrow in Australia.” –  Charles M. Schulz

“By the time a man realizes that his father was right, he has a son who thinks he’s wrong.” –  Charles Wadsworth

“A day without laughter is a day wasted.” – Charlie Chaplin

Act enthusiastic

Inspirational quotes It is never too late for a new beginning in your life Aylake
Inspirational quotes It is never too late for a new beginning in your life Aylake

“Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden

“Nobody ever wrote down a plan to be broke, fat, lazy, or stupid. Those things are what happen when you don’t have a plan.” – Larry Winget

“Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.” – Joe Clark

“It’s never too late for a new beginning in your life.” – Joyce Meyers

Inspirational quotes If opportunity does not knock build a door Aylake
Inspirational quotes If opportunity does not knock build a door Aylake

“If opportunity doesn’t knock build a door.” – Milton Berle

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

“I never dreamt of success. I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder

“A goal is a dream with a deadline.” – Napoleon Hill

Inspirational quotes Be the change that you wish to see in the world Aylake
Inspirational quotes Be the change that you wish to see in the world Aylake

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”- Mahatma Gandhi

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

“At the end of the day it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished… it’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better, it’s about what you’ve given back.” – Denzel Washington

“Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic.” – Dale Carnegie 

Inspirational quotes Magic is believing in yourself if you can do that Aylake
Inspirational quotes Magic is believing in yourself if you can do that Aylake

“Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“We don’t rise to the level of our expectations. We fall to the level of our training.” – Archilochus

“If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is: infinite.” – William Blake

“You have to be odd to be number one.” – Dr. Seuss

Inspirational quotes The more you know yourself the less you have Aylake
Inspirational quotes The more you know yourself the less you have Aylake

“I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.” – Muhammad Ali Jinnah

“The more you know yourself, the less you have something to prove, the more you can relax.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Say no to small short-term gains so you can say yes to massive long-term gains.” – Maxime Lagacé

“If you think, then you will be prepared. If you are prepared, then you will have no worries.” – Li Ka Shing

Your creativity and happiness brings money

Happiness quotes Follow your bliss and do not be afraid and doors will open Aylake
Happiness quotes Follow your bliss and do not be afraid and doors will open Aylake

“Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.” – Mary Lou Retton

“I believe compassion to be one of the few things we can practice that will bring immediate and long-term happiness to our lives.” – Dalai Lama

“Follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, and doors will open where you didn’t know they were going to be.” – Joseph Campbell

“Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.” –  Immanuel Kant

Happiness quotes Very little is needed to make a happy life Aylake
Happiness quotes Very little is needed to make a happy life Aylake

“To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.” – Bertrand Russell

“A great obstacle to happiness is to expect too much happiness.” – Bernard de Fontenelle

“Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every other – it is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine; but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.” – Charles Caleb Colton

“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.” – Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Happiness quotes Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change Aylake
Happiness quotes Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change Aylake

“Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.” – Friedrich Schiller

“When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.” –  Winston Churchill

“Seeking happiness is a straight way to misery.” – English proverb

“You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from passing over your head, but you can prevent their making a nest in your hair.” – Chinese proverb

Happiness quotes Money does not bring happiness and creativity Aylake
Happiness quotes Money does not bring happiness and creativity Aylake

“If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else.” – Chinese proverb

“Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it’s greedy or loving.” – Dan Millman

“Happiness is like the penny candy of our youth: we got a lot more for our money back when we had no money.” – Mignon McLaughlin

“Money doesn’t bring happiness and creativity. Your creativity and happiness brings money.” – Sam Rosen

Happiness quotes Happiness in this world when it comes comes incidentally Aylake
Happiness quotes Happiness in this world when it comes comes incidentally Aylake

“Often people attempt to live their lives backwards; they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want, so they will be happier. The way it actually works is the reverse. You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want.” – Margaret Young

“When neither their property nor their honour is touched, the majority of men live content.” – Niccolo Machiavelli

“Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us a wild-goose chase, and is never attained.” – Nathaniel Hawthorne

“Sometimes we don’t find the thing that will make us happy because we can’t give up the thing that was supposed to.” – Robert Brault

The greatest gift of life is friendship

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Life quotes Leaders never use the word failure They look upon setbacks as learning experiences Aylake

“Leaders never use the word failure. They look upon setbacks as learning experiences.”

“Practice golden rule management in everything you do. Manage others the way you would like to be managed.”

“Superior leaders are willing to admit a mistake and cut their losses. Be willing to admit that you’ve changed your mind. Don’t persist when the original decision turns out to be a poor one.”

“Life is an ever-flowing process and somewhere on the path some unpleasant things will pop up – it might leave a scar, but then life is flowing, and like running water, when it stops it grows stale. Go bravely on, my friend, because each experience teaches us a lesson. Keep blasting because life is such that sometimes it is nice and sometimes it is not.” – Bruce Lee

Life quotes Life is like a box of sardines and we are all looking for the key Aylake
Life quotes Life is like a box of sardines and we are all looking for the key Aylake

“Life is too mysterious to try to map it out. I’ve certainly lived long enough to know it will take you places you never thought it would take you – and some of those places are kind of wonderful.” – Alan Ball

“Life is like a box of sardines and we are all looking for the key.” – Alan Bennett

“Love does not dominate; it cultivates.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“We are most alive when we’re in love.” – John Updike

Life quotes The greatest gift of the life is friendship and I have received it Aylake
Life quotes The greatest gift of the life is friendship and I have received it Aylake

“The giving of love is an education in itself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.” – Hubert H. Humphrey 

“What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Life’s too mysterious to take too serious.” – Mary Engelbreit 

Life quotes The first step is you have to say that you can Aylake
Life quotes The first step is you have to say that you can Aylake

“Nothing you do is going to matter that much in the long run. Don’t take yourself so seriously.” – Naval Ravikant

“Most of life is about searching, it’s not about doing. People spend too much time doing and not thinking about what they should be doing.” – Naval Ravikant

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.” – Maya Angelou

“The first step is you have to say that you can.” – Will Smith

Life quotes Keep smiling because life is a beautiful thing and there is so much to smile about Aylake
Life quotes Keep smiling because life is a beautiful thing and there is so much to smile about Aylake

“Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” – Dale Carnegie

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

“Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.” – Marilyn Monroe

“There is only one happiness in life – to love and to be loved.” – George Sand