"Like other books, the Bible provides so many lessons from
which we can learn."
Tom Norman, How To Study Your Bible And Increase Your Faith In Simple Steps God |
"Maybe one of the best gifts you could give your child this Christmas
is a new Bible or a book to strengthen his or her belief."
Cherie Lowe, Keep the Happy in Your Holidays Christmas |
The Bible is a book of examples, not a book of exceptions. The characters in Scripture are unlikely heroes.
Brian Hardin, Passages Example |
A few books are just trying to cash in on the latest fad or incident. However,
somewhere amongst them are a lot of books that are real gems.
Vick S, You Become What You Read
Seek out diversity. Read books and magazines about subjects you have
never been interested in before.
Meir Liraz, Small Business Management: Essential Ingredients for Success
Come up with a plan to follow for situations that are causing stress.
Of course it will help prevent stress even more if you follow through
and work the plan.
Sometimes this may take the help of a specialist. If you are in financial
distress, read books on the subject and seek out advice from a financial
Amber Rain, Happiness: How to Stop Feeling Depressed, Hopeless, Lonely, Sad and Be Happy
Books are among the most common clutter found in homes. If you
hoard books and you refuse to give or throw any of them away, then
you are just accumulating clutter.
Donald Hill, Home Organization: A Beginnerís Guide to Decluttering Your Home and Living on What You Need for Stress Free Living
In reading books I have found mentors, stories of people who have faced
challenges and overcame them; people whom I admire. I have also found
wisdom, and words that make me stop and think, words that have given
me an "aha" moment! And, some books have given me hope.
I started reading self development books some years back,
out of pure interest. As I read them, I started to immediately to change
my mind about certain things in life and I also put into practice the advice
William Scaec, How to Get Rich
Positive Thinking |
If you were to ask me what has had the most impact on my life in the
past 4 years, I would say books. And not just any books, educational,
inspirational and motivational ones to be precise. And you don't need to
spend half the night reading, just 30 minutes every day will do.
Joe Hinchliffe, Average Joe's Success Rituals: 12 Disciplines for a Fulfilling Life
Inspirational Quotes |
Every self-help author says his or her book will change your life.
This book will not change your life. YOU will change your life.
Greg Conderacci, Getting UP!: Supercharging Your Energy
How To Change Your Attitudes |
Gospel of peace or the Word of God - Take your dose of the Word of God
by reading it every day and doing whatever it says should be done.
Miriam Kinai, Boxed Set 5 Christian Sermons
While I have read many books in my lifetime and many of them have
had a positive influence on my life, this book, The Blessed Life, has
not only influence but has changed my life.
Catherine Pulsifer, The Blessed Life Blessed |
One idea discovered in one book can change the way you see the world.
Robin Sharma, The Greatness Guide
Words can move you to change. The choice is often up to how you
internalize them and on what you choose to dwell.
Shadonna Richard, A Gift of Hope
From the book of Genesis through the book of Revelation, the Scriptures
are the story of God with us.
Brian Hardin, Reframe
Inspirational Messages |
Just the fact that you write about your success and publish it in a book
or on the web, may just be the inspiration someone needed to move
forward in his or her own life.
Many time the reading of a book has made the future of a man.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am always reading inspirational books and looking for new ones.
Here a book, the Bible, has been right here in front of me all the time.
It is filled with wisdom and many inspiring messages and stories.
Try reading a book every once in a while that is in direct contrast
to your goals, find out more ways and ideas that could expedite your journey.
This helps to open your mind to new knowledge and new opportunities
that could help you simplify the path to achieve success with your new habits.
Reading books that have a positive influence on your thinking can
truly change your life. You may find your perceptions and beliefs
challenged as you read these books. But, challenging our own beliefs
is one way of learning to expand our thoughts and minds.
It is not at all incredible, that a book which has been so long in the
possession of mankind should contain many truths as yet undiscovered.
Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house,
for hundreds of years.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read a book of quotations.
All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour,
and the books of all time.
Make sure your child reads books over the summer. They don't have to
be great books that you choose - just encourage your child to choose
some books to read.
Lee Binz, Senior Year Step-by-Step: Simple Instructions for Busy Homeschool Parents
Words of Encouragement |
When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and
then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a
meaning for me, and it becomes part of me.
W. Somerset Maugham
Top Ten Quotes on Books |
A book holds a house of gold.
My best friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.
The book, the idea of a book or the image of a book, is a symbol
of learning, of transmitting knowledge. I make my own books to find
my way through the old stories.
Mark Twain received many rejection slips before his books were published.
Today those same books that were originally rejected are classic books.
A good example of Mark Twain's
philosophy on life is found in the words of wisdom he once
said: "Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too can become great."
Mark Twain |