A man in debt is so far a slave

“What should exist? To me, that’s the most exciting question imaginable. What do we need that we don’t have? How can we realise our potential?” –  Paul Allen 

“Dream audaciously. Have the courage to fail forward. Act with urgency.” – Phil Knight 

“The trouble in America is not that we are making too many mistakes, but that we are making too few.” – Phil Knight

“I can’t comment on what having a lot of money means to others, but I do know that for me, having a lot more money isn’t a lot better than having enough to cover the basics.” – Ray Dalio 

“The only way you are going to have success is to have lots of failures first.” – Sergey Brin 

“You can make money without doing evil.” – Sergey Brin

“If we were motivated by money, we would have sold the company a long time ago and ended up on a beach.” – Larry Page 

“We want to create beautiful, intuitive services and technologies that are so incredibly useful that people use them twice a day. Like they use a toothbrush. There aren’t that many things people use twice a day.” – Larry Page

“Today, making money is very simple. But making sustainable money while being responsible to the society and improving the world is very difficult.” – Jack Ma 

“Have a healthy disregard for the impossible.” – Larry Page 

“You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you.” – Dave Ramsey

“Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas.” – Paul Samuelson

“Be your money’s master, not its slave.” – Publius Syrus

“Every time you borrow money, you’re robbing your future self.” – Nathan W. Morris

“Rich people focus on opportunities. Poor people focus on obstacles.” – T. Harv Eker

“It does not take money to make money.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

“All money is a matter of belief.” – Adam Smith

“Money may be spent but never squandered.” – Li Ka Shing

“A man in debt is so far a slave.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.” – J. Paul Getty

Earn with your mind

“‘Perfect’ is the enemy of ‘good enough’.” – Meg Whitman

“The price of inaction is far greater than the cost of a mistake.” – Meg Whitman

“If your family doesn’t have much money, I want you to remember that in this country, plenty of folks, including me and my husband, we started out with very little.” – Michelle Obama

“Success isn’t about how much money you make, it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.” – Michelle Obama

“Find people who will make you better.” – Michelle Obama

“Money flows into my life from all directions.” 

“I am wealthy.”

“I am a magnet for money. Prosperity is drawn to me.”

“Money comes to me easily and effortlessly.”

“Money is the root of joy and comfort.”

“Fortune sides with him who dares.” – Virgil

“No wealth can ever make a bad man at peace with himself.” – Plato

“Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

“If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.” – Edmund Burke

“My formula for success is rise early, work late and strike oil.” – JP Getty

“The rich invest in time, the poor invest in money.” –  Warren Buffett

“The more you learn, the more you earn.” – Warren Buffett

“If you make meaning, you’ll make money.” – Guy Kawasaki

“Rich people believe “I create my life”. Poor people believe “Life happens to me”.” – T. Harv Eker

“Earn with your mind, not your time.” – Naval Ravikant 

Prioritize your passion

“How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success?” – Elbert Hubbard

“Learning patience can be a difficult experience, but once conquered you will find life is easier.” Catherine Pulsifer

“Man without patience is the lamp without oil, and pride in a rage is a bad counsellor.” –  A. de Musset

“Patience teaches us to turn provocations into invocations, to transform frustrations into celebrations.” – William Arthur Ward

“Not coincidentally, the journey that develops patience is traveled along a path similar to that which undermines the deceiving appeal of anger and what at times can appear to be anger’s uncontrollable nature.” – Allan Lokos

“Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.” – Criss Jami 

“Slow is every foot on an unknown path.” – Irish Proverbs

“Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against it. Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone. Remember that, my child. Remember you are half water. If you can’t go through an obstacle, go around it. Water does.” – Margaret Atwood

“Two things define you: your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

“I think patience is a skill, and I don’t have it” – David Duchovny

“Patience and time do more than strength or passion.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“To lose patience is to lose the battle.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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

“The secret of patience is to do something else in the meantime.” – Croft M. Pentz

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

“There are times to stay put, and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.”  – Lemony Snicket

“Patience is not passive waiting. Patience is active acceptance of the process required to attain your goals and dreams.” – Ray Davis

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy

“With love and patience, nothing is impossible.” – Daisaku Ikeda

Perfect love is perfectly patient

“Give everything you’ve got. Then rest and wait. Then repeat, until achieved.” –  Maxime Lagacé

“The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others.” – Erik Erikson

“Perfect love is perfectly patient.” – Neal A. Maxwell

“Patience is not the ability to wait. Patience is to be calm no matter what happens, constantly take action to turn it to positive growth opportunities, and have faith to believe that it will all work out in the end while you are waiting.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Patience is a virtue, but there comes a moment when you must stop being patient and take the day by the throat and shake it. If it fights back; fine. I’d rather end up bloody at the end of the day, then unhurt with no progress made, no knowledge gained. I’d rather have a no, then nothing.” – Laurell K. Hamilton

“It will happen but it will take time.” – John Bowlby

“Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains.” – William Penn

“One minute of patience, ten years of peace.” – Greek proverb

“You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience.” – Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

“Nothing is hopeless; we must hope for everything.” – Euripides 

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy

“A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.” – George Savile

“Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.” – Unknown

“One moment of patience may ward off great disaster. One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life.” – Chinese Proverb

“Patience can’t be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.” – Eknath Easwaran

“Patience is not just about waiting for something. It’s about how you wait, or your attitude while waiting.” – Joyce Meyer

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” – A. Milne

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

“I’ve learned that anything in life worth having comes from patience and hard work.” – Greg Behrendt

“To bear trials with a calm mind robs misfortune of its strength and burden.” – Seneca

Dreams are necessary to life

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” – C.S. Lewis

“Self-esteem must be earned! When you dare to dream, dare to follow that dream, dare to suffer through the pain, sacrifice, self- doubts, and friction from the world, you will genuinely impress yourself.”

“When your dreams tire, they go underground and out of kindness that’s where they stay.”

“You see things; and you say, Why? But I dream things that never were; and I say, Why not?” –  George Bernard Shaw

“The fulfillment of your dreams lies within you and you alone.”

“It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.” –  Robert Goddard

“Dreams are necessary to life.” – Anais Nin

“Don’t let anyone steal your DREAMS.” 

“Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” –  James Dean

“Be careful what you wear to bed at night, you never know who you’ll meet in your dreams.”

“The most prolific period of pessimism comes at twenty-one, or thereabouts, when the first attempt is made to translate dreams into reality.” – Heywood Broun

“A dream is an answer to a question we haven’t yet learned how to ask.”

“Our dreams prove that to imagine – to dream about things that have not happened – is among mankind’s deepest needs.” – Milan Kundera

“The further the reward from the effort, the thinner the competition. Patience is the gatekeeper.” – Johnny Uzan

“That’s why they call it the American Dream, because you have to be asleep to believe it.” – George Carlin 

“You waste precious time dreaming of the future instead of engaging in the present.” – Robert Greene

“He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.” – Douglas Adams

“At school the word ‘daydreamer’ is an insult. Yet everything we are surrounded by was first a dream in someone’s head. We live in the dreamer’s world. Live the dream.” – Thibaut

“Forsake all inhibitions, pursue thy dreams.” – Walt Whitman

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

Dream without fear

“Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.” – Albert Einstein 

“Make the action to move closer to your dream the first action you take each day.” – Leo Babauta

“Men dream but dreams hold no value here. What was first the bright light of hope has now turned into a long night of captivity. Lost in the dark we surrender our minds and forget who we are. But some of us have woken up. They remind us that we have a choice.” – Edward Kenway

“Dreams are excursions into the limbo of things, a semi-deliverance from the human prison.” – Henri Amiel

“The dream is the liberation of the spirit from the pressure of external nature, a detachment of the soul from the fetters of matter.” – Sigmund Freud 

“There is nothing like a dream to create the future.” – Victor Hugo

“Once you learn patience, your options suddenly expand.” – Robert Greene

“Keep in mind that dreaming and hoping can make your life better, but it can also make you suffer. Choose a dream worth suffering for.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Imagination is the soul’s happiest retreat.” – James Lendall Basford

“Spread joy. Chase your wildest dreams.” – Patch Adams

“It’s important to have specific dreams. Dream big. Dream without fear.” – Randy Pausch 

“What are we after all our dreams, after all our memories?” – Nicholas Sparks

“Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.“ – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“When I’m old and dying, I plan to look back on my life and say, ‘Wow, that was an adventure,’ not, ‘Wow, I sure felt safe.’” – Tom Preston-Werner

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” – Anatole France

“You see things; and you say, ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say, ‘Why not?’ – George Bernard Shaw

“Ambition is a dream with a V8 engine.” – Elvis Presley

“I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau

“We grow great by dreams. All big men are dreamers. They see things in the soft haze of a spring day or in the red fire of a long winter’s evening. Some of us let these great dreams die, but others nourish and protect them; nurse them through bad days till they bring them to the sunshine and light which comes always to those who sincerely hope that their dreams will come true.” – Woodrow Wilson

“We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep.” – Williams Shakespeare

Creativity is intelligence having fun

“Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.” – Carol Burnett

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”  – Charles R. Swindoll

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Til your good is better and your better is best.” – St. Jerome

“Infuse your life with action. Don’t wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honour your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen, yourself, right now, right down here on Earth.” – Bradley Whitford

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“You will never win if you never begin.” – Helen Rowland

“The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.” – Anonymous

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” – Og Mandino

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James

“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee

“An entrepreneur sees things not only for what they are but also for what they could be.” – Idowu Koyenikan

“The road to success is always under construction.” – Lily Tomlin

“You learn more from failure than success. Don’t let it stop you. Failure builds character.” – Anonymous

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” – Will Rogers

“The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

“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

“Entrepreneurs are great at dealing with uncertainty and also very good at minimizing risk. That’s the classic great entrepreneur.” – Mohnish Pabrai

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” – Albert Einstein

Life is about creating yourself

“Your limitation—it’s only your imagination.”

“Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.”

“Sometimes later becomes never. Do it now.”

“Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.” – Stephen King

“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John R. Wooden

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

“The road to success is always under construction.” – Lily Tomlin

“If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman

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

“I do not pray for success, I ask for faithfulness.” – Mother Teresa

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“The maximum success is reached when you are never busy.” – Nassim Nicholas Taleb

“Living our life deeply and with happiness, having time to care for our loved ones – this is another kind of success, another kind of power, and it is much more important.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“This is the most simple and basic component of life: our struggles determine our successes.” – Mark Manson

“People are successful because they think and act like successful people.” – Roy T. Bennett

“If you start today to do the right thing, you are already a success even if it doesn’t show yet.” – John Maxwell

“Who you are tomorrow begins with what you do today.” – Tim Fargo

“The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say ‘no’ to almost everything.” – Warren Buffett

Walk with purpose

“The moment you become friends with your inner Self, you realize that the failures or hindrances that you met earlier were caused more by your disconnected status with your inner Being.” – Stephen Richards

“Criticism is just someone else’s opinion. Even people who are experts in their fields are sometimes wrong. It is up to you to choose whether to believe some of it, none of it, or all of it. What you think is what counts.” – Rodolfo Costa

“Chasing a person doesn’t give you value or build values in you. You earn your value by chasing morality and practicing dignity. “ – Shannon L. Alder

“Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.” – Lucille Ball

“Public opinion is a weak tyrant compared with our own private opinion.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Fear? What has a man to do with fear? Chance rules our lives, and the future is all unknown. Best live as we may, from day to day.” – Sophocles

“Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The world’s greatest achievers have been those who have always stayed focussed on their goals and have been consistent in their efforts.” – Roopleen

“In the darkest hours we must believe in ourselves.” – Terry Goodkind

“If you choke your potential before it has an opportunity to become a possibility you will never reach your destiny.” – Mo Stegall

“Daily meditation promotes self confidence, peace of mind and strong faith in God.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Walk with purpose. Approach life with purpose, enter a room with purpose, and it’s just a matter of time before people are coming over and talking to you.” – Sharon Law Tucker

“One should love oneself enough not to love oneself too much.” – Marty Rubin

“The journey isn’t about becoming a different person. It’s about loving who you are right now.” – Suzanne Heyn

“Once the shadow is embraced, it is healed. And when it is healed, it becomes love.” – Debbie Ford,

“You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” – Louise L. Hay

“Becoming acquainted with yourself is a price well worth paying for the love that will really address your needs.” – Daphne Rose Kingma

“Self-esteem begins with self-understanding, grows with courage and perseverance, ends with confidence.” – Maxime Lagacé

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” – Maya Angelou

We should all celebrate our individuality

“Stop waiting for creative inspiration. Start creating and inspire yourself along the way.” – Ryan Lilly

“Beginning with end in focus ,a proof of self confidence.” – Mohammed Mushtaq GK

“Self confidence. Let’s fight the demon that makes us look smaller than we truly are. Your dream is worth it.” – Daniel Vlcek

“Be at your best when things are at their worst.” – Elhachemi Sabi

“You aren’t ugly, my dear. Do not listen to anyone who would say so, even yourself.” – Amber Jaeger

“If your comfort zone is misery, it’s time to get uncomfortable.” – Charles F. Glassman

“When you say, “I need more confidence,” what you’re really saying is, “I need those people over there to approve of me.” That is the desire to control other people and what they think. The first person who figures out how to do this owns the world.” – Augusten Burroughs

“Self-confidence is the degree of control, conviction and contention on own character.” – Anuj Somany

“It’s better to dance like a fool, than to stand around like an idiot.” – Oliver Gaspirtz

“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha

“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.” – Parker Palmer

“Why should we worry about what others think of us, do we have more confidence in their opinions than we do our own?” – Brigham Young  

“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” – Dale Carnegie

“Once you embrace your value, talents and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you.” – Rob Liano

“To accept ourselves as we are means to value our imperfections as much as our perfections.” – Sandra Bierig

“I don’t want everyone to like me; I should think less of myself if some people did.” – Henry James

“I think everybody’s weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.” – Johnny Depp

“You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.” – Yogi Bhajan

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to.” – W.C. Fields

You are ours

“Success for me, its to raise happy, healthy human beings.” – Kelly Lebrock

“Being a parent wasn’t just about bearing a child. It was about bearing witness to its life.” – Jodi Picoult

“What it’s like to be a parent: It’s one of the hardest things you’ll ever do but in exchange it teaches you the meaning of unconditional love.” – Nicholas Sparks

“Accept the children the way we accept trees—with gratitude, because they are a blessing—but do not have expectations or desires. You don’t expect trees to change, you love them as they are.” – Isabel Allende

“Before I had my child, I thought I knew all the boundaries of myself, that I understood the limits of my heart. It’s extraordinary to have all those limits thrown out, to realize your love is inexhaustible.” – Uma Thurman

“A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten and the future worth living for.” – Unknown

“My children are the reason I laugh, smile and want to get up every morning.” – Gina Lee Nolin

“Having a baby is a life-changer. It gives you a whole other perspective on why you wake up every day.” – Taylor Hanson

“The gain is not the having of children; it is the discovery of love and how to be loving.” – Polly Berrien Berends

“A baby is born with a need to be loved—and never outgrows it.” – Frank A. Clark

“To me luxury is to be at home with my daughter, and the occasional massage doesn’t hurt.” – Olivia Newton-John

“My mom said I was a handful. Now I’m helpful.” – Jamie Lee Curtis

“A child enters your home and for the next 20 or so years makes so much noise you can hardly stand it. Then the child departs, leaving the house so silent you think you are going mad.” – John Andrew Holmes

“Your children will become what you are; so be what you want them to be.” – David Bly

“Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.” – Lin Yutang

“Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“I brought children into this dark world because it needed the light that only a child can bring.” – Liz Armbruster

“Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.” – Harold Hulbert

“If your child marches to a different beat, a different drummer, you might just have to go along with that music. Help them achieve what’s important to them.” – Sonia Sotomayor

“You are ours. We are Yours. From the moon to the stars, our love lasts as long as the wind soars.”

You can learn many things from children

“Encourage your child to have muddy, grassy or sandy feet by the end of each day, that’s the childhood they deserve.” – Penny Whitehouse

“Children more than ever, need opportunities to be in their bodies in the world – jumping rope, bicycling, stream hopping and fort building. It’s this engagement between limbs of the body and bones of the earth where true balance and centeredness emerge.” – David Sobel

“To raise a nature-bonded child is to raise a rebel, a dreamer, an innovator… someone who will walk their own verdant, winding path.” – Nicolette Sowder

“I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.” – Harry S. Truman

“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela

“Children aren’t coloring books. You don’t get to fill them with your favorite colors.” – Khaled Hosseini

“When you have brought up kids, there are memories you store directly in your tear ducts.” – Robert Brault

“It is amazing how quickly the kids learn to drive a car, yet are unable to understand the lawnmower, snow-blower or vacuum cleaner.” – Ben Bergor

“You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.” – Franklin P. Jones

“You are the best thing I’ve done with my life.”

“Even though my lap is too small, my heart will always have enough room for you.”

“I know you’re grown now, but my heart doesn’t realize that. In my heart, you will always be my sweet baby.”

“I haven’t been a perfect person, but the one thing I will never regret is bringing you into this world.”

“I see the best parts of myself reflected in you, but you’ve made all those qualities even better. I love these little people; and it is not a slight thing when they, who are so fresh from God, love us.” – Charles Dickens

“When I see children, I see the face of God. That’s why I love them so much. That’s what I see.” – Michael Jackson

“You can only have one first born child. You may love all your children deeply and with passion, but there is something unique about the first born.” – Raymond Feist

“A happy family is but an earlier heaven.” – John Bowring

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he created mothers.” – Jewish proverb

“Stop trying to perfect your child, but keep trying to perfect your relationship with him.” – Dr. Henker

“The rules for parents are but three… love, limit and let them be.” – Elaine M. Ward

Feelings are just visitors

“When the mind is calm, how quickly, how smoothly, how beautifully you will perceive everything.” – Paramahansa Yogananda

“Calm down and cheer up – You’re equipped to handle it.” – Joyce Meyer

“Do your best, and then let life do the rest.” – Robin Sharma

“For peace of mind, we need to resign as general manager of the universe.” – Larry Eisenberg 

“He who laughs at himself never runs out of things to laugh at.” – Epictetus

“Here is little habit that can make a big difference. Send sunbeams. Intentionally send a word of encouragement or appreciation every day to one person.” – Steve Goodier

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” – Lao Tzu

“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.” – Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai

“The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.” – John Green

“A sincere attitude of gratitude is a beatitude for secured altitudes. Appreciate what you have been given and you will be promoted higher.” – Israelmore Ayivor

“All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.” – St. Francis Of Assisi

“‎Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.” – Voltaire

“Feelings are just visitors; let them come and go.” – Mooji

“Don’t try to force anything. Let life be a deep let-go. God opens millions of flowers every day without forcing their buds.” – Osho

“How does the saying go? ‘Earning less and sleeping well is earning best.’” – Sholom Aleichem 

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain

“The only thing that belongs to us is the time.” – Seneca

“Don’t look for peace. Don’t look for any other state than the one you are in now; otherwise, you will set up inner conflict and unconscious resistance. Forgive yourself for not being at peace. The moment you completely accept your non-peace, your non-peace becomes transmuted into peace. Anything you accept fully will get you there, will take you into peace. This is the miracle of surrender.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Act without expectation.” – Lao Tzu

“For fast-acting relief, try slowing down.” – Lily Tomlin

Take the time to slow down

“Love and peace of mind do protect us. They allow us to overcome the problems that life hands us. They teach us to survive… to live now… to have the courage to confront each day.” – Bernie Siegel

“A compassionate state of mind brings inner peace, and therefore a healthier body.” – Dalai Lama

“Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.” – Mike Ditka

“True and lasting inner peace can never be found in external things. It can only be found within. And then, once we find and nurture it with ourselves, it radiates outward.” – Buddha

“It was being a runner that mattered, not how fast or how far I could run. The joy was in the act of running and in the journey, not in the destination. We have a better chance of seeing where we are when we stop trying to get somewhere else. We can enjoy every moment of movement, as long as where we are is as good as where we’d like to be. That’s not to say that you need to be satisfied forever with where you are today. But you need to honor what you’ve accomplished, rather than thinking of what’s left to be done.” – John Bingham

“Life is a flower of which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo

“It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.” – Germany Kent

“Many people lose the small joys in the hope for the big happiness.” – Pearl S. Buck

“All I know is that I’ve wasted all these years looking for something, a sort of trophy I’d get only if I really, really did enough to deserve it. But I don’t want it anymore, I want something else now, something warm and sheltering, something I can turn to, regardless of what I do, regardless of who I become. Something that will just be there, always, like tomorrow’s sky. That’s what I want now, and I think it’s what you should want too. But it will be too late soon. We’ll become too set to change. If we don’t take our chance now, another may never come for either of us.” – Kazuo Ishiguro

“I am content; that is a blessing greater than riches; and he to whom that is given need ask no more.” – Henry Fielding

“If you lack open communication and honesty in your life – It’s time to look within. Are you someone who handles heavy, emotional, or tough information well or do you often get excessively agitated, upset, or depressed? My rule of thumb is that no topic ‘should’ ever be off limits with a loved one. That is the goal to work towards. The point being, if you’re easy to talk to, people will talk to you! If you’re not, then they won’t!” – Alaric Hutchinson

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

“Peace is life. Love is life. No river holds a grudge against a rock in its path. No leaf refuses to blow in the breeze. No plant denies water or sunshine. We, as human beings, have the gift of self-awareness, but this gift quickly turns to self-destruction if we do not learn to use it. We must learn to turn our minds towards the peace and love that we are flowing within at any given moment. This is the key to serenity. This is the love mindset.” – Vironika Tugaleva

“Take the time to slow down, relax, meditate, and contemplate the wonders within. You will discover an inner calm and balance that previously eluded you.” – Joanne Madeline Moore

“The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, the wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“But the self-controlled man, moving among objects, with his senses under restraint, and free from both attraction and repulsion, attains peace.” – Chinmayananda Saraswati

“If there is to be any peace it will come through being, not having.” – Henry Miller

“Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.” – Dalai Lama

“Learn to calm down the winds of your mind, and you will enjoy great inner peace.” – Remez Sasson

“Ego says – Once everything falls into place, I’ll feel inner peace. Spirit says – Find your inner peace and then everything will fall into place.” – Marianne Williamson

Stop competing with others

“Self-discipline is about controlling your desires and impulses while staying focused on what needs to get done to achieve your goal.” – Adam Sicinski

“Being indistractable will be the skill of the century.” – Nir Eyal 

“Focus, focus, focus. Dilution of effort will crush you.” – Aaron Levie

“It is better, proverbially, to rule your own spirit than to rule a city.” – Jordan Peterson 

“Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.” – Jim Rohn

“It is time to reverse this prejudice against conscious effort and to see the powers we gain through practice and discipline as eminently inspiring and even miraculous.” – Robert Greene

“Your level of success is determined by your level of discipline and perseverance.”

”No discipline seems pleasant at the time, But painful. Later on, however, it produces a harvest of righteousness and peace for those who have been trained by it.”

“Discipline is money in the bank. A real friend, true strength.”

“By constant self -discipline and self control you can develop greatness of character.”

“Your ability to listen to and take action based on your inner voice- regardless of how you feel, other influences, or temptations you face – is the self mastery.”

“Discipline is choosing between what you want now and what you want most – Abraham Lincoln Quotes.”

“Motivation will die.. let discipline take it place.”

“One of the most important keys to success is having the discipline to do what you know you should do, even when you don’t feel like doing it.”

“Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.”

“Self discipline – The Road may be hard but the results are priceless.

“Stop competing with others & and start competing with yourself.”

“A great way to develop self discipline is to make it a habit to do things you should be doing when you feel the laziest. every time you feel really lazy, do the opposite of what you feel like doing.”

“Self disciplines repeated with consistency every day lead to great achievements gained slowly over time.”

“Nobody is too busy , it’s just a matter of priorities.”

You become what you do every day

“All successes begin with self-discipline. It starts with you.” –  Dwayne Johnson

“The future depends on what we do in the present.”  – Mahatma Ghandi

“With self-discipline most anything is possible.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Discipline is choosing between what you want now, and what you want most.” – Abraham Lincoln

“I don’t stop when I’m tired. I stop when I’m done.” – David Goggins 

“The more self-discipline you have, the more you do the things you should do, the happier your future self will be.” – Maxime Lagacé

“The successful among us delay gratification. The successful among us bargain with the future.” – Jordan Peterson

“No random actions, none not based on underlying principles.” – Marcus Aurelius

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

“Everyone can perform magic, everyone can reach his goals, if he is able to think, if he is able to wait, if he is able to fast.” – Hermann Hesse

“Discipline is doing what needs to be done, Even if you don’t want to do it.”

“Discipline is doing what you hate to do, but nonetheless doing it like you love it.”

”Discipline, not desire, determines your destiny.”

“Can you imagine yourself in 10 years if instead of avoiding the things you know you should do, you actually did them every single day – that’s powerful.” – Jordan Peterson

“Practice is the price you pay today to be better tomorrow.” – James Clear

“Every action you take is kind of like a vote for the kind of person you want to become.” – James Clear

“You must be disciplined in thought, word, and deed. Consciously train yourself to do those things that are good for you.” – Iyanla Vanzant

“To understand success, pay less attention to the final product and more to the mundane process. […] The seeds of greatness are planted in the daily grind.” – Adam Grant

“Want to become a writer? Write every day. Want to become a YouTuber? Upload videos every day. Want to learn a new skill? Practice is every day. You become what you do every day.” – Jose Rosado

“It’s never crowded along the extra mile.” – Wayne Dyer

Spread love everywhere you go

“Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” – Mother Teresa

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” – Mother Teresa

“The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.” – Mother Teresa

“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” – Mother Teresa

“I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.” – Mother Teresa

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” – Mother Teresa

“We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” – Mother Teresa

“What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.” – Mother Teresa

“Intense love does not measure, it just gives.” – Mother Teresa

“There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.” – Dalai Lama

“Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change.” – Bob Kerrey

“Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.” – Og Mandino

“To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.” – Pearl S. Buck

“I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again.” – William Penn

“When you are kind to others, it not only changes you, it changes the world” – Harold Kushner

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make” – Jane Goodall

“Be nice to nerds. Chances are you’ll end up working for one.” – Bill Gates

“I believe in kindness. Also in mischief. Also in singing, especially when singing is not necessarily prescribed.” – Mary Oliver

“We have to be active about kindness and about peace. I’ve always fantasized that it would be great if there was a Department of Peace.” – Dave Matthews

“You can tell by the kindness of a dog how a human should be.” – Don Van Vliet

Kindness is wisdom

“If you want to be a rebel, be kind.” – Pancho Ramos Stierle

“Kindness and a generous spirit go a long way. And a sense of humor. It’s like medicine – very healing.” – Max Irons

“Kind hearts are the gardens. Kind thoughts are the roots. Kind words are the blossoms. Kind deeds are the fruits.” – Kirpal Singh

“Without tenderness, a man is uninteresting.” – Marlene Dietrich

“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.” – Jesse Jackson

“The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.” – Hada Bejar

“A great man shows his greatness by the way he treats little men.” – Thomas Carlyle

“An egoist lives in poverty. A kind person lives in abundance.” – Maxime Lagacé

“What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.” – Blaise Pascal

“The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines.” – Charles Kuralt

“Kindness is wisdom.” – Philip James Bailey

“There’s no use doing a kindness if you do it a day too late.” – Charles Kingsley

“What I’m looking for in people now is kindness.” – Robin Wright

“I think people are willing to talk about anything if you come to it with kindness.” – Jacqueline Woodson

“There are many reasons for kindness, and religion is just one of them.” – Frans de Waal

“My dad worked for Nestle for 26 years and ended up being the mayor of our hometown. One of the lessons I learned from him was to never mistake kindness for weakness.” – Brad D. Smith

“Since my boyhood, I have sought always to please, but out of a kindness in me, never out of fear or respect for what was in others.” – Ben Hecht

“To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.” – Confucius

“Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience.” – Evelyn Underhill

To be loved is something

“Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” – Franklin P. Jones

“When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.” – William Makepeace Thackeray

“The day my life changed forever… The day I first saw you.” – The Longest Ride

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” – Emily Brontë

“Oh, how a quiet love can drown out every fear.” – Jessica Katoff

“I have decided to stick to love; hate is too great a burden to bear.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I’ve tried so many times to think of a new way to say it, and it’s still I love you.” – Zelda Fitzgerald

“In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.” – Mr. Darcy

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

“I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.” – Marilyn Monroe

“The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved.” – Victor Hugo

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.” – Robert A. Heinlein

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

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

“I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.” – William Blake

“Love is the greatest refreshment in life.” – Pablo Picasso

“For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love.” – Carl Sagan

“To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that’s everything.” – T. Tolis

“Love is not only something you feel, it is something you do.” – David Wilkerson

“Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.” – Wayne Dyer

Love is like the wind

“The only word that frees me of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.” – Sophocles

 “I saw that you were imperfect yet perfect, and fell in love.” – Angelita Lim

“Whenever I’m here, alone, you make me feel like I am home again. Whenever I’m alone with you, you make me whole again.” – The Cure

“I don’t love you for looks, or your body, but because you can sing a song that only I can hear.” – Oscar Wilde

“The greatest happiness of life is the deep feelings that we are being loved; loved for being ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.” – Victor Hugo

“I want you. All of you. Your flaws. Your mistakes. Your imperfections. I want you, and only you.” – John Legend

“Love is when you meet that one person who tells you something new about yourself that you never saw.” – Andre Breton

“Only one life, that soon is past. Only what’s done with love will last.” – Unknown

“Better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all.” –  Augustine of Hippo

“Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.” –  Antoine de Saint-Exupery

“Just in case you have forgotten today: You matter. You are loved. You are worthy. You are magical.” –  Unknown

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

“When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” ― Paulo Coelho

“We love the things we love for what they are.” ― Robert Frost

“Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.” ― Zelda Fitzgerald

“Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering.”― Nicole Krauss

“We loved with a love that was more than love.” ― Edgar Allen Poe

“I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

“Two people in love, alone, isolated from the world, that’s beautiful.” ― Milan Kundera

“We must be our own before we can be another’s.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is a wonderful day

“Keep your eyes open and try to catch people in your company doing something right, then praise them for it.” – Tom Hopkins

“In life, one has a choice to take one of two paths: to wait for some special day–or to celebrate each special day.”-  Rasheed Ogunlaru

“This a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before.” – Maya Angelou

“What may seem a curse may be a blessing, and what may be a blessing may be a curse.” –  Muso Kokushi

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.” –  Maya Angelou

“Train yourself never to put off the word or action for the expression of gratitude.” –  Albert Schweitzer

“My socks may not match, but my feet are always warm.” – Maureen McCullough 

“Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.” – Joseph Stalin

“I can multitask like crazy. I’m riddled with ADD – a blessing and a curse.” –  Glenn Beck

“The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“We would worry less if we praised more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction.” – Harry A. Ironside

“Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy.” – Fred De Witt Van Amburgh

“The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.” – Charles Schwab

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” – William Arthur Ward

“Reflect upon your present blessings – of which every man has many – not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” – Charles Dickens

“Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.” –  Karl Barth

“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.” – Denis Waitley

“As each day comes to us refreshed and anew, so does my gratitude renew itself daily. The breaking of the sun over the horizon is my grateful heart dawning upon a blessed world. ” – Adabella Radici

“Grace isn’t a little prayer you chant before receiving a meal. It’s a way to live. ” – Jacqueline Winspear

“I looked around and thought about my life. I felt grateful. I noticed every detail. That is the key to time travel. You can only move if you are actually in the moment. You have to be where you are to get to where you need to go.” – Amy Poehler

Gratitude brings peace for today

“Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.”— Henri Frederic Amiel

“Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”— Charles Dickens

“Our favorite attitude should be gratitude.”— Zig Ziglar

“A moment of gratitude makes a difference in your attitude.”— Bruce Wilkinson

“None is more impoverished than the one who has no gratitude. Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves and spend without fear of bankruptcy.”— Fred De Witt Van Amburgh

“In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.”— Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”— Marcel Proust

“At times, our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.”— Albert Schweitzer

“Hardship is a blessing when it spurs effort and development; ease is a curse when it increases complacency and self-indulgence.”— Muso Kokushi

“The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become.”— Robert Holden

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough.” – Aesop

““Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” —Melody Beattie

“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” —Albert Schweitzer

“If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘Thank you,’ that would suffice.” – Meister Eckhart

“I can no other answer make, but, thanks, And thanks, and ever thanks.” – William Shakespeare

“In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Ingratitude is the daughter of pride.” – Miguel de Cervantes

“The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it.” –  Richard Bach

“Don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.” – Leroy Satchel Paige

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” – Cynthia Ozick 

Wisdom listens

“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.” – Andre Gide

“No one can compete with you on being you. Most of life is a search for who and what needs you the most.” – Naval Ravikant

“We are who we choose to be.” – Green Goblin

“Sing the song that only you can sing, write the book that only you can write, build the product that only you can build… live the life that only you can live.” – Naval Ravikant

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

“Memory is the mother of all wisdom.” – Aeschylus

“Wisdom grows in quiet places.” – Austin O’Malley

“Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more.” – William Cowper

“Wisdom is ever fresh; other things grow stale, but this is the evergreen flower of nature.” – Edward Counsel

“Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“If you can’t simplify it, you don’t understand it. If you can only simplify it, you don’t understand it. Mastery is feeling comfortable across the spectrum of complexity.” – Johnny Uzan

“Nothing is durable, whether for an individual or for a society; the destinies of men and cities alike sweep onwards.” – Seneca

“The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.” – Cicero

“It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: The music is nothing if the audience is deaf.” – Walter Lippmann

“Wisdom is knowing what to do next; skill is knowing how to do it, and virtue is doing it.” – David Starr Jordan

“Honesty is the first book of wisdom.” – Thomas Jefferson

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” – Saint Augustine

“We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.” – Anonymous

“Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.” – Jimi Hendrix

Wisdom waits for you to be silent enough to hear

“To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.” – Bertrand Russell

“The door to wisdom is knowing yourself.” – Anonymous

“Knowledge comes from learning. Wisdom comes from living.” – Anthony Douglas Williams

“Wisdom waits for you to be silent enough to hear.” –  B. D. Schiers

“Perhaps wisdom is realizing how small I am, and unwise, and how far I have yet to go.” –  Anthony Bourdain

“Meditation brings wisdom; lack of meditation leaves ignorance. Know well what leads you forward and what hold you back, and choose the path that leads to wisdom.” –  Buddha

“He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.” – Lao Tzu

“The source of wisdom is whatever is happening to us right at this very instant.” – Pema Chödrön

“All the gold on the earth is not enough to exchange for virtue.” – Plato

“Be like a warrior with the process, be like water with the results.” –  Nate Miyaki

“The perfect man uses his mind as a mirror. It grasps nothing. It regrets nothing. It receives but does not keep.” –  Zhuangzi

“When you’re dealing with people who are offensive and irritating, you need to look past their behavior to their pain. When people are hurting others, it’s because they’re hurting on the inside” – Rick Warren

“The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.” – Buddha

“Life is like the ocean, it goes up and down” – Vanessa Paradis

“We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment.” – Margaret Mead

“The wise does at once what the fool does at last.” –  Baltasar Gracian

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

“The loudest voice rarely carries the most wisdom.” – James Pierce

“We’ve got a lot of experience of not having any experience.” – Terry Pratchett

“The only Zen you’ll find on mountain tops is the Zen you bring up there with you.” – Alan Watts

You are powerful

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” —Og Mandino

“Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.” – Mary Shelley

“I don’t know what frightens me more, the power that crushes us, or our endless ability to endure it.” – Gregory David Roberts

”Today I do what others won’t, so that tomorrow I can accomplish what others don’t.” – Jerry Rice 

“The most important things are the hardest to say because words diminish them.” – Stephen King

“Don’t confuse comfort with happiness.” – Dean Karnazes

“Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.” – Maori proverb 

“I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.” – Dudley Field Malone

“If you want to shine like the sun, first burn like the sun.” – APJ Abdul Kalam

“Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” – James Baldwin

“Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart.” – Ancient Indian Proverb 

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” — Joshua J. Marine

“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 life time — help someone else.” — Chinese proverb

“Be not afraid of greatness; some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.” —William Shakespeare

“You are free. You are powerful. You are good. You are love. You have value. You have purpose. All is well.” – Esther Hicks

“Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.”  – Napoleon Bonaparte

“If you don’t turn your life into a story, you just become a part of someone else’s story.” – Terry Pratchett

“When you realize how perfect everything is, you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky.” – Buddha

“Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.” – Albert Einstein 

Do what you gotta do

“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder

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

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua Marine

“Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now.” – Denis Waitley

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

“You cannot afford to live in potential for the rest of your life; at some point, you have to unleash the potential and make your move.” – Eric Thomas

“Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and enjoying it for everything that it is.” – Mandy Hale

“The next message you need is always right where you are.” – Ram Dass

“If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.” – Peace Pilgrim

“When words fail, music speaks” – Shakespeare

“Embrace the glorious mess that you are.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

“Normality is a paved road: it’s comfortable to walk but no flowers grow.” – Vincent van Gogh

“I have nothing to lose but something to gain.” – Eminem

“The greatest superpower is the ability to change yourself.” – Naval Ravikant

“This moment is not your life, it’s just a moment in your life.” – Ryan Holiday

“F*ck the world. Do what you gotta do. You’re gonna be dead soon anyway.” – Fateh Singh

“Gratitude is the easiest and most powerful way to transform your life. Become truly grateful, and you will magnetize everything you need.” – Rhonda Byrne

“Developing altruism is one of the most powerful methods for countering negative tendencies and destructive impulses.” – 14th Dalai Lama

“If you work like a maniac for three hours you will have surpassed most people who work off and on for eight.” – Thibaut

Most people risk being happy

“Turning your back on the darkness didn’t mean the darkness would turn it’s back on you.”― Jennifer Donnelly

“Do not be lured by the need to be liked: better to be respected, even feared.” – Robert Greene

“When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” – Lao Tzu

“Every moment of happiness requires a great amount of ignorance.” – Honoré de Balzac

“Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.” – Stephanie Perkins

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” – Mark Twain

“What matters in life is what you care about and what you will continue to make effort toward caring about it.” -Nokwethemba Nkosi

“Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.” – Stephen R. Covey

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children… to leave the world a better place… to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain

“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.” – Joseph Addison

“Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.” – Dr. Robert Anthony

“When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure.” – Peter Marshall

“It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this.” – Bertrand Russell

“A bus station is where a bus stops. A train station is where a train stops. On my desk, I have a work station…” – William Faulkner

“Did you ever stop to think, and then forget to start again?” – Winnie The Pooh

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” –  Winnie The Pooh

“They’re funny things, accidents. You never have them till you’re having them.” – Winnie The Pooh

The beauty of life is to give

“Find meaning. Distinguish melancholy from sadness. Go out for a walk. It doesn’t have to be a romantic walk in the park, spring at its most spectacular moment, flowers and smells and outstanding poetical imagery smoothly transferring you into another world.” – Albert Camus

“I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.” – Hermann Hesse

“The language of Friendship is not words, but meanings.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.” –  Oscar Wilde

“Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.” – Edgar Allan Poe

“Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.” – Kahlil Gibran

“I rebel; therefore I exist.” – Albert Camus

“If I love myself I love you. If I love you I love myself.” –  Rumi

“The adventure of life is to learn. The purpose of life is to grow. The nature of life is to change. The challenge of life is to overcome. The essence of life is to care. The opportunity of like is to serve. The secret of life is to dare. The spice of life is to befriend. The beauty of life is to give.” –  William Arthur Ward

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” –  Oscar Wilde

“Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” —Muhammad Ali

“Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.” – Martin Luther

“Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create.”—Roy T. Bennett

“Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.” – Rumi

“Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.” —Erol Ozan

“What matters isn’t what a person has or doesn’t have; it is what he or she is afraid of losing.” – Nicholas Nassim Taleb

“The best and the most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or ever touched. They must be felt with the heart.”—Helen Keller

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

“When you train your eyes to see the magic and miracles in the little things, you open the door for your whole life to shift.”—Carol Woodliff

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

By acting bravely we become brave

“My favorite place is inside your hug.”

“I still fall in love with you every day.”

“You smile, I smile. That’s how it works.”

“I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.” – Galileo Galilei

“The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them.” – Unknown

“In order to dominate the soul you must also learn to dominate the body. And in order to dominate the body you cannot fear pain.” – Paulo Coelho

“Believing requires action.” – James E. Faust

“Prayer is man’s greatest power.” – W. Clement Stone

“To me faith means not worrying.” – John Dewey

“Set goals. Say prayers. Work hard.”

“Faith is spiritualized imagination.” –  Henry Ward Beecher

“Every shadow—no matter how deep—is threatened by morning light.” – Unknown

“As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can.” – Julius Caesar

“Anxiety is just repeatedly experiencing failure in advance.” – Seth Godin

“By acting bravely we become brave; not the other way round.” – Unknown

“Forgiveness is choosing to love. It is the first skill of self-giving love.” – Gandhi

“One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

“When you’re happy you enjoy the music, when you’re sad you understand the lyrics.”

“When you’ve seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there.” – George Harrison

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

Show people your results

“Simple pleasures are the last healthy refuge in a complex world.” – Oscar Wilde

“You can totally do this.” 

“Impossible is for the unwilling.” – John Keats 

“No pressure, no diamonds.” – Thomas Carlyle

“Stay foolish to stay sane.” – Maxime Lagacé

“When nothing goes right, go left.” 

“Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.” – Samuel Beckett 

“Don’t tell people your plans. Show them your results.”

“I can and I will.” 

“Take the risk or lose the chance.” 

“Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.” – André Gide

“Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.” – Helen Keller

“The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.” – Maya Angelou

“Your problem is you’re… too busy holding onto your unworthiness.” – Ram Dass

“Growth begins when we start to accept our own weakness.” – Jean Vanier

“Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.” – Malcolm S. Forbes

“There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin

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

“Dust settles. I don’t.”

“Nothing lasts forever.”

Courage is grace under pressure

“Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.” – Rebecca West

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard

“The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up.” – John C. Maxwell

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

“Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.” – Lou Holtz

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote 

“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Courage is grace under pressure.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace.” – Victor Hugo

“What if you try one more time and it works?” – Maxime Lagacé

“Having character is not about pretending. It’s about seeking what’s truly important for you. It’s about the truth.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” – Oscar Wilde

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” — Robert Frost

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” – Omar Khayyam

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

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

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West

“Don’t worry about losing. If it is right, it happens – the main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away.” – John Steinbeck

“The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.” – Jean-Paul Sartre

“Mistakes are the portals of discovery.” – James Joyce

Some people are so poor

“The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.” – Buddha

“Life is like the ocean, it goes up and down.” – Vanessa Paradis 

“We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment.” – Margaret Mead

“The wise does at once what the fool does at last.” – Baltasar Gracian

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

“Every next level of your life will demand a different you.” 

“Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” – Carl Jung

“The scariest moment is always just before you start.” – Stephen King 

“Little by little, one travels far.” – J. R. R. Tolkien 

“I exist as I am, that is enough.” – Walt Whitman 

“Life is not about how fast you run or how high you climb, but how well you bounce.” -Vivian Komori

“Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery–there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.” – Rick Warren

“Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.” – Matt Cameron

“Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right.” – Henry Ford

“You have to risk going too far to discover just how far you can really go.” – Jim Rohn

“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde

“You make your own luck if you stay at it long enough.” – Naval Ravikant 

“If you can imagine it, we can make it.” – John Dykstra

You are only human

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Suess

“I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.” – Marilyn Monroe

“Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon 

“Get busy living or get busy dying.” – Stephen King

“The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.” – Mark Caine

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” – Mark Twain

“The most important things are the hardest to say, because words diminish them.” – Stephen King

“I don’t believe in happy endings, but I do believe in happy travels, because ultimately, you die at a very young age, or you live long enough to watch your friends die. It’s a mean thing, life.” – George Clooney

“It’s never too late – never too late to start over, never too late to be happy.” – Jane Fonda

“You’re only human. You live once and life is wonderful, so eat the damned red velvet cupcake.” – Emma Stone

“A lot of people give up just before they’re about to make it. You know you never know when that next obstacle is going to be the last one.” – Chuck Norris 

“Be nice to people on the way up, because you may meet them on the way down.” – Jimmy Durante

“I believe you make your day. You make your life. So much of it is all perception, and this is the form that I built for myself. I have to accept it and work within those compounds, and it’s up to me.” – Brad Pitt

“The minute that you’re not learning I believe you’re dead.” – Jack Nicholson

“There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.” – Thomas Aquinas

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” – John C. Maxwell

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

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

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust

I have no special talent

“I’ve learned that making a living is not the same thing as making a life” – Maya Angelou

“If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And if it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first”-  Mark Twain

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

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” – Helen Keller

“I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.” – Albert Einstein

“Wisely, and slow. They stumble and run fast.” – William Shakespeare 

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” –  Mother Teresa

“All that we are is the result of what we have thought.” – Buddha 

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” – Coco Chanel

“Stay hungry, stay foolish.” – Steve Jobs

“The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.” – Walt Disney

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

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” – Maya Angelou

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison

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

“A boo is a lot louder than a cheer.” – Lance Armstrong

“Get busy living, or get busy dying.” – Stephen King

“I’m not afraid of dying, I’m afraid of not trying.” – Jay-Z

“Be proud of who you are.” – Eminem

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week

“If you have a secret, people will sit a little bit closer.” – Rob Cordry

“I have tried to know absolutely nothing about a great many things, and I have succeed fairly well.” – Robert Benchley

“The man who smiles when things go wrong has thought of someone to blame it on.” – Robert Bloch

“All I can do is try to create my own brand and have people appreciate me for that.” – Kevin Hart 

“Your phone doesn’t suck. Your life sucks around the phone.” – Louis C.K.

“All my life I’ve wanted, just once, to say something clever without losing my train of thought.” – Robert Breault

“By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.” – Robert Frost

“He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” – George Burns

“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” – Robert Frost

“I intend to live forever. So far, so good.” – Steven Wrigh

“Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.” – Spanish proverb

“When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.” – Rodney Dangerfield

“Rice is great when you’re hungry and you want 2000 of something.” – Mitch Hedberg

“Life is short. Smile while you still have teeth.” – Unknown

“When a man opens a car door for his wife, it’s either a new car or a new wife.” – Prince Philip

“I remixed a remix, it was back to normal.” – Mitch Hedberg

“The advice I would give to someone is to not take anyone’s advice.” – Eddie Murphy

“I think those neighborhood signs that say ‘slow children playing’ are so very mean.” – Zach Galifianakis

“When humor goes, there goes civilization.” – Erma Bombeck

The road to success is always under construction

“Always go to other people’s funerals, otherwise they won’t come to yours.” – Yogi Berra

“If you come to a fork in the road, take it.” – Yogi Berra

“You’ve got to be very careful if you don’t know where you are going, because you might not get there.” – Yogi Berra

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar

“A man in love is incomplete until he has married. Then he’s finished.” – Zsa Zsa Gabor

“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.” – John F. Kennedy

“The road to success is always under construction.” – Lily Tomlin

“All men are equal before fish.” – Herbert Hoover

“Marriage is the chief cause of divorce.” – Groucho Marx

“I’m in shape. Round is a shape.”– George Carlin

“If you try to fail and succeed, which have you done?” – George Carlin

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

“If you can’t live without me, why aren’t you dead already?” – Cynthia Heimel

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

“My favourite machine at the gym is the vending machine.” – Caroline Rhea

“If you lived with a roommate as unstable as this economic system, you would’ve moved out or demanded that your roommate get professional help.”  – Richard D. Wolff

“When you’re in love it’s the most glorious two and a half days of your life.” – Richard Lewis

“Lead me not into temptation; I can find the way myself.” – Rita Mae Brown

“I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.” – Rita Rudner

“When I eventually met Mr. Right I had no idea that his first name was Always.” – Rita Rudner

Done is better than perfect

“Motivation may be what starts you off, but it’s a habit that keeps you going back for more.”  – Miya Yamanouchi

“I will not erase all my hard work this week because it’s the weekend.” – Unknown

“It might not be easy but it’ll be worth it.” – Unknown

”’Make your fear of losing your greatest motivator.” – Unknown

“You will never always be motivated, so you must learn to be disciplined.” –Unknown

“I’m not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” – Stephen Covey

“Every next level of your life will demand a different you.”

“Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” – Carl Jung

“The scariest moment is always just before you start.” – Stephen King

“Little by little, one travels far.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

“I exist as I am, that is enough.” – Walt Whitman

“Done is better than perfect.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“If your dreams don’t scare you, they are too small.” – Richard Branson

“Today is your opportunity to build the tomorrow you want.” – Ken Poirot

“What hurts you blesses you.” – Rumi

‘Nothing is stronger than a broken man rebuilding himself.” – Unknown

“I always thought it was me against the world and then one day I realized it’s just me against me.” – Kendrick Lamar

“A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.” – Richard Nixon

“The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.” – Paulo Coelho

“If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs.” – Dhirubhai Ambani

“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.” – Bruce Lee

I never dream of success

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” –Ayn Rand

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” –Henry Ford

“It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s life in your years.” –Abraham Lincoln

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

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” –Benjamin Franklin

“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says, “I’m possible!”” –Audrey Hepburn

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”  –Steve Jobs

“If you can dream it, you can achieve it.” –Zig Ziglar

“Your limitation—it’s only your imagination.”

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

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

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 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.” – Michael Jordan

“Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.” – Mary Kay Ash

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese Proverb

“Only the paranoid survive.” – Andy Grove

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

“I wake up every morning and think to myself, ‘how far can I push this company in the next 24 hours.’” – Leah Busque

“Revenge is a powerful motivator.” – Marcus Luttrell

Be excited about what you want

“Happiness is making your dreams come true.” – Jourdan Dunn

“Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.” – George Bernard Shaw

“A good way to simplify your life is to ask yourself every morning, “what’s important to me?”. Then, spend most of your time on those things.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Having no expectations is a win-win situation. If the outcome is good you are pleasantly surprised. If not then no problem because you were not expecting anything to begin with.” – The Ancient Sage

“I felt once more how simple and frugal a thing is happiness: a glass of wine, a roast chestnut, a wretched little brazier, the sound of the sea. Nothing else.” – Nikos Kazantzakis

“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.” – Edith Wharton

“Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one’s self?” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you.” – Hafez

“The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do.” – Freya Stark

“Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Happiness is a state of activity.” – Aristotle

“There is no way to happiness — happiness is the way.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

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

“Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn’t stop to enjoy it.” – William Feather

“Happiness is inversely correlated with desire.” – Unknown

“No medicine cures what happiness cannot.” – Gabriel García Márquez

“It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.” – Seneca

“The thicker the skin, the happier the man.” – @LifeMathMoney

“All happiness depends on courage and work.” – Honoré de Balzac

One joy scatters a hundred griefs

“You are responsible for your life. You can’t keep blaming somebody else for your dysfunction. Life is really about moving on.”  – Oprah Winfrey

“Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.” – Shari R. Barr

“View your life from your funeral, looking back at your life experiences, what have you accomplished? What would you have wanted to accomplish but didn’t? What were the happy moments? What were the sad? What would you do again, and what you wouldn’t?” – Victor Frankl

“Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs–even though checkered by failure–than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time…serenity, that nothing is.” – Thomas Szasz

“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.” – Buddha

“Happiness is the art of never holding in your mind the memory of any unpleasant thing that has passed.” – Unknown

“Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean

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

“Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want.” – Alan Cohen

“One joy scatters a hundred griefs.” – Chinese Proverb

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” – Jim Rohn

“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 month – get married. If you want happiness for a year – inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime – help someone else.” – Chinese Proverb

“The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.” – James Oppenheim

“Most of us believe in trying to make other people happy only if they can be happy in ways which we approve.” – Robert S. Lynd

“Happiness comes from peace. Peace comes from indifference.” – Naval Ravikant 

“Happiness is not doing fun things. Happiness is doing meaningful things.” – Maxime Lagacé 

“One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.” –  Rita Mae Brown

“Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.” – Steve Maraboli 

“He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.” – Marcus Aurelius

The greatest pleasure of life is love

“Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is a sacrifice – offer it. Life is love – enjoy it.” – Sai Baba

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” – Omar Khayyam

“You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it.” – Edith Head

“We do not remember days, we remember moments.” – Cesare Pavese

“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” – Simone de Beauvoir

“Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith.” – Steve Jobs

“Life is short, and every moment is precious.” – Gad Saad

“Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?” – Bob Marley

“Every man dies. Not every man really lives.” – William Wallace

“Don’t go through life, grow through life.” – Eric Butterworth

“Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.” – John Lennon

“Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.” – Sholom Aleichem

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” – Robert Byrne

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein

“We live in a rainbow of chaos.” – Paul Cezanne

“Growth is the only evidence of life.” – John Henry Newman

“Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us.” – Boris Pasternak

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

“Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead.” – Morihei Ueshiba

“Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.” – Charlie Chaplin

Dreams give power

“If you believe it will work out, you’ll see opportunities. If you believe it won’t, you will see obstacles.” – Wayne Dyer

“Life is a process. We are a process. The universe is a process.” – Anne Wilson Schaef

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anaïs Nin

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” – Will Rogers

“If you want it, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.”

“Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.” – Newt Gingrich

“If you want something you never had, you have to do something you’ve never done.”

“Ask yourself if what you’re doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.”

“She believed she could, so she did.”

“I’ll be ok. Just not today.”

“Don’t let anyone ever dull your sparkle.”

“She is clothed with strength and dignity; She can laugh at the days to come.”

“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.”

“I’m very picky with whom I give my energy to. I prefer to reserve my time, intensity and spirit exclusively to those who reflect sincerity.”

“Don’t waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is nothing at all.”

“Sometimes you need to step outside, get some air, and remind yourself of who you are and where you want to be.”

“Your mind is a powerful thing. When you fill it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change.”

“Hustle until you no longer have to introduce yourself.”

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

Money is numbers and numbers never end

“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

“Let no feeling of discouragement prey upon you, and in the end you are sure to succeed.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Screw it, Let’s do it!” – Richard Branson

“If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to meet it!” – Jonathan Winters

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar

“Money is numbers and numbers never end. If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.” –  Bob Marley

“The rich invest their money and spend what is left; the poor spend their money and invest what is left.” –  Jim Rohn

“Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. And it will leave you unfulfilled.” –  Barack Obama

“You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.” –  Thomas Wolfe

“It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor. Seneca

“He who loses money, loses much; He who loses a friend, loses much more; He who loses faith, loses all.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“If you don’t find a way to make money while you sleep, you will work until you die.” –  Warren Buffett

“If you don’t get serious about your money you will never have serious money.” –  Grant Cardone

“Lottery: A tax on people who are bad at math.” –  Ambrose Bierce

“Does running out of money count as exercise?” – Unknown

“Women and wine, game and deceit, make the wealth small and the wants great.” –  Benjamin Franklin

“It’s amazing how fast later comes when you buy now.” –  Milton Berle

“Taking drugs and thinking that you are happy is like taking a loan and thinking you have money.” –  Thibaut

“Being an entrepreneur isn’t really about starting a business. It’s a way of looking at the world: seeing opportunity where others see obstacles, taking risks when others take refuge.” – Michael Bloomberg

“A good reputation for yourself and your company is an invaluable asset not reflected in the balance sheets.” –  Li Ka Shing

“Reputation is the key to success. You have to be loyal to your customers.” –  Li Ka Shing

“America owes 80% of it’s economic growth today to new inventions.” –  Li Ka Shing

“Learn to sell. Learn to build. If you can do both, you will be unstoppable.” – Naval Ravikant 

“Risk comes from not knowing what you are doing.” –  Warren Buffett 

“Never depend on single income. Make investment to create a second source.” –  Warren Buffett

“Beware the investment activity that produces applause. The great moves are usually greeted by yawns.” –  Warren Buffett

“The Stock Market is designed to transfer money from the active to the patient.” –  Warren Buffett

“Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for ten years.” –  Warren Buffett

The love we give away is the only love we keep

Love quotes I know I am in love with you Aylake
I know I am in love with you

“I know I am in love with you because my reality is finally better than my dreams.” – Unknown

“I saw that you were perfect, and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more.” – Angelita Lim

“Loving you never was an option. It was a necessity.”  – Truth Devour

“You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen

“I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times… In life after life, in age after age, forever.” –Tagore

Love quotes The best love is the kind that awakens the soul Aylake
The best love is the kind that awakens the soul

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever.” — The Notebook

“To love and to be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott

“Knowing, understanding and accepting yourself is your first step to everything you want in life.” – Maxime Lagacé

“We must love one another or die.” – W. H. Auden

“Love is the product of how you respond … Love is showing your partner they’re safe, you’ll catch them if they fall, and you’ll drop everything if they need you. Love is unconditional. Love doesn’t keep score.” – Shane Parrish

Love quotes I may not be your first date Aylake
I may not be your first date

“Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.” – Felix Adler

“Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” – Oscar Wilde

“You might also like these cuddle quotes that will have you looking for a partner to squeeze.”

“I may not be your first date, kiss or love…but I want to be your last everything.” – Unknown

“Thank you for going on this journey through life with me. There is nobody else who I would want by my side but you my angel.” – Unknown

Love quotes Ill never ask you to change for me Aylake
I’ll never ask you to change for me

“Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.” — Khalil Gibran

“I’ll never ask you to change for me because you are perfect just the way you are.” – Unknown

“The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.” — Henry Miller

“When I wake up in the morning, I am thinking of you. When I go to sleep at night, I am thinking of you. And all those hours in between, I think of us.” – Unknown

“And then my soul saw you and it kind of went, “Oh, there you are. I’ve been looking all over for you.” – Unknown

Love quotes Love does not die easily Aylake
Love does not die easily

“In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable.” – Madame de Stael

“Love does not die easily. It is a living thing.” – James D. Bryden

“Love must be learned, and learned again and again; there is no end to it.” – Katherine Anne Porter

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.” – Andrew Matthews

Love quotes The love we give away Aylake
The love we give away

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

“The love we give away is the only love we keep.” – Elbert Hubbard

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

“The more one judges, the less one loves.” – Honore de Balzac

“Love is the strange bewilderment which overtakes one person on account of another person.” – James Thurber

Wear gratitude like a cloak

Gratitude quotes Things must be felt with the heart Aylake
Things must be felt with the heart

“The root of joy is gratefulness.”- David Steindl-Rast

“The struggle ends when gratitude begins.”- Neale Donald Walsch

“Things must be felt with the heart.”- Helen Keller

“Through the eyes of gratitude, everything is a miracle.”- Mary Davis

“What are you grateful for today?”- Anonymous

Gratitude quotes The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of apperaciation for goodness Aylake
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of apperaciation for goodness

“Gratitude makes sense of your past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” – Melody Beattie

“The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.”- Charles Schwab

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

“The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.”- Dalai Lama

“Gratitude will shift you to a higher frequency, and you will attract much better things.”- Rhonda Byrne

Gratitude quotes I have a lot to be thankful Aylake
I have a lot to be thankful

“Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.” – Jacques Maritain

“I have a lot to be thankful for. I am healthy, happy and I am loved.” – Reba McEntire

“When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.” – Vietnamese Proverb

“The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.” – Michael Josephson

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

Gratitude quotes No blessings lasts forever Aylake
No blessings lasts forever

“Find the good and praise it.” – Alex Haley

“Things must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

“Wear gratitude like a cloak and it will feed every corner of your life.” – Rumi

“No blessing lasts forever.” – Plautus

“If you have lived, take thankfully the past.” – John Dryden

Gratitude quotes If you want to turn your life around Aylake
If you want to turn your life around

“If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.” – W. Clement Stone

“Ingratitude is treason to mankind.” – James Thomson

“Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” – Charles Dickens

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” – Eckhart Tolle

“If a fellow isn’t thankful for what he’s got, he isn’t likely to be thankful for what he’s going to get.” – Frank A. Clark

“If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.” – Gerald Good

Gratitude quotes There is nothing better than Aylake
There is nothing better than

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity…it makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” – Melody Beattie

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust

“The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.” – John E. Southard

“Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.” – Euripides

“I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Sometimes the best way to appreciate something is to be without it for a while” – Unknown

“There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Let reality be reality

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

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

“The wise man hath his thoughts in his head; the fool, on his tongue.”- Ivan Panin

“Honesty is the first book of wisdom.” – Thomas Jefferson

“The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“The happiest is he who suffers least; the most miserable is he who enjoys least.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Wisdom quotes Stupidity and wisdom meet in the same centre Aylake
Stupidity and wisdom meet in the same centre

“Let us permit Nature to take her own ways; she better understands her own affairs than we.” – Michel de Montaigne

“Stupidity and wisdom meet in the same centre of sentiment and resolution, in the suffering of human accidents.” – Michel de Montaigne

“Cautious silence is the holy of holies of worldly wisdom.” – Baltasar Gracián

“It is far easier to prevent than to rectify.” – Baltasar Gracián

“The Way is in training.” – Miyamoto Musashi

Wisdom quotes Do not be wise in words Aylake
Do not be wise in words

“Signaling virtue is a vice.” -Naval Ravikant

“Do not be wise in words be wise in deeds.” – Jewish Proverb

“A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.” – Albert Einstein

“The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.” – Paulo Coelho

“Thus, a wise individual is the one who learns to see positive even in unfavorable events and unanticipated behavior of people.” – Lindsay J. Hallie

Wisdom quotes Listen to the wind it talks Aylake
Listen to the wind it talks

“A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.” – Bruce Lee 

“You may have a million desires to be in other places, doing other things, but you are not there, you are here.” – Zen proverb

“Listen to the wind, it talks. Listen to the silence, it speaks. Listen to your heart, it knows.” – Native American proverb

“Buddhism itself is all about empowering yourself, not about getting what you want.” – Pema Chödrön

“True straightness seems crooked. True wisdom seems foolish. True art seems artless.” – Lao Tzu

Wisdom quotes An intelligent man believes only half of what he hears Aylake
An intelligent man believes only half of what he hears

“Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” – Lao Tzu

“Deal with the faults of others as gently as your own.” – Chinese Proverb

“An intelligent man believes only half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half.” – Evan Esar

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

“Even a fish wouldn’t get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut.” – Korean Proverb

Wisdom quotes Look about my son and see how little wisdom it takes Aylake
Look about my son and see how little wisdom it takes

“Look about, my son, and see how little wisdom it takes to govern the world.” – Axel Oxenstierna

“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and he’ll eat forever.” – Chinese Proverb

“Be very slow to believe that you are wiser than all others; it is a fatal but common error.” – Charles Caleb Colton

“Only a man who loves to prove himself wrong is the true seeker of knowledge.” – Thibaut

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

“Science is what you know. Philosophy is what you don’t know.” – Bertrand Russell

Every problem is a gift

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” – Francis of Assisi

“You’re going to go through tough times – that’s life. But I say, ‘Nothing happens to you, it happens for you.’ See the positive in negative events.” – Joel Osteen

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

“Every problem is a gift – without problems we would not grow.” – Tony Robbins

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

“Without passion, you don’t have energy. Without energy, you have nothing” – Warren Buffett

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” – Zig Ziglar

“We define ourselves far too often by our past failures. That’s not you.  You are this person right now.  You’re the person who has learned from those failures.” – Joe Rogan

“He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.” – Lao Tzu

“There are some things you can’t learn from others. You have to pass through the fire.” – Norman Douglas

“Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean

“Yesterday you said tomorrow. Just do it.” –  Nike

“I don’t need it to be easy, I need it to be worth it.” – Lil Wayne

“Never let your emotions overpower your intelligence.” – Drake

“Only the present moment contains life.” – Thich Nhat Hanh 

“All knowledge depends upon calmness of mind.” – Swami Vivekananda

“The ultimate productivity hack is saying no.” – James Clear

“Necessity is usually more powerful than duty.” – Seneca

“No one has to agree with you for you to be right.” – @AmuseChimp

“Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.” – Mary Shelley

“I don’t know what frightens me more, the power that crushes us, or our endless ability to endure it.” – Gregory David Roberts

”Today I do what others won’t, so that tomorrow I can accomplish what others don’t.” – Jerry Rice 

“The most important things are the hardest to say because words diminish them.” – Stephen King

“Don’t confuse comfort with happiness.” – Dean Karnazes

“Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.” – Maori proverb 

“I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.” – Dudley Field Malone

“If you want to shine like the sun, first burn like the sun.” – APJ Abdul Kalam

“Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” – James Baldwin

“Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart.” – Ancient Indian Proverb 

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” — Joshua J. Marine

“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 life time — help someone else.” — Chinese proverb

“Be not afraid of greatness; some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.” —William Shakespeare