If you focus on the possible when you experience difficult situations,
YOU CAN positively change your outlook, reduce your stress, and
concentrate on achieving things that otherwise may not have been possible.
Catherine Pulsifer, See The Positive In All Situations
How we see and hold the full range of our experiences in our minds and in our hearts makes an enormous difference
in the quality of this journey we are on, and what it means to us.
Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn, Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting
Inspirational Quotes |
Most of the emotions we experience like anxiety, insecurity and depression is just part of the process of life.
Zac Dixon, Self Esteem: Cure For Anxiety, Self Esteem, Negative Thinking, Regret and Insecurity
Ironically, building a strong mother-child relationship ultimately enables children to become more independent.
As children grow closer to their mothers, they are more empowered to leave the nest and experience life on their own.
Familius, The Quotable Mom: Appreciation from the Greatest Minds in History
A woman needs her husband to build unity by: protecting her areas of weakness and lack of strength,
sharing a variety of experiences with her, and identifying the common enemy in the relationship.
Gil Stieglitz, Becoming a Godly Husband
By giving ourselves unconditional kindness and comfort while embracing the human experience,
difficult as it is, we avoid destructive patterns of fear, negativity, and isolation.
Kristin Neff, Self-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself
Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only.
I've learned that education, experience, and memories are three
things that no one can take away from you.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr., The World is our Classroom
We all make them, the difference is what we do after we make the mistake,
how we see the mistake - a learning experience or a failure.
Life is a series of experience, each of which makes us bigger
even though it is hard to realize this. For the world was built
to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks
and griefs which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his
experience. He must use it. Experience achieves more with less
energy and time.
You can create a long and happy life for yourself by daily imagining
what that would look like, so that it grows in your life experience as a reality.
Ben Samson, Confidence Boosting Secrets
It is not the experience of Today that drives a person mad,
it is the remorse or bitterness of something which happened
Yesterday and the dread of what Tomorrow may bring.
Author Unknown, from Two Days We Should Not Worry
Gratitude helps us to put love into action. It helps us to
experience love and to live it out."
Krystal Kuehn, Giving Thanks
"I've found that I have much better results controlling my own mind
- which ultimately determines my experience - than trying to control
John Penberthy, To Bee or Not to Bee
The Christmas season is a time when churchgoers and non-churchgoers
alike tend to experience strong spiritual longings. Whatever the longing
looks like on the outside, for most of us, deep down it's a longing for
an experience of something holy, something beautiful. Something like God."
Quinn G. Caldwell, All I Really Want: Readings for a Modern Christmas
There are no shortcuts. You have to do the inner work to experience
the outer results of change and transformation you are looking for in
your life and career.
Julie Perrine, The Innovative Admin
If only we would learn every day of our lives to overcome those things
in our character which are negative, to let go and let God take them over,
we would all know what it was to experience harmonious living.
Albert E. Cliffe, Let Go and Let God
We experience moments of beauty and goodness and rightness;
we see hints of purpose and meaning.
Tony Payne, The Thing Is
"How we cope with adversity is also a learning experience."
Catherine Pulsifer, Adversity An Advantage Adversity |
Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.
John Ruskin Passion |
Whenever possible, life should be a pattern of experiences to savor,
not to endure.
Author Unknown, from Dear Bertha... Life |
Many of the problems we experience on a daily basis are due to either
a lack of, or poor communication. One of the best ways to improve
communication and break down any barriers is to understand other people.
Wendy Hearn Communication |
The experience of democracy is like the experience of life itself-always
changing, infinite in its variety, sometimes turbulent and all the more valuable
for having been tested by adversity.
Jimmy Carter Quotes about Change |
Failure is our greatest teacher as long as the experience is viewed as
lessons, and those lessons are internalized to provide fruits for greater
Byron Pulsifer, from Do Dreams Count? Teacher |
With every experience, you alone are painting your own canvas,
thought by thought, choice by choice.
Oprah Winfrey Choices |
On the plane home I remember thinking that I am who I am because
I have faith in myself, and it has always been the possibility of emotionally
rewarding the experiences that has encouraged me to gamble on myself;
those experiences have made all that I do worthwhile.
Yanni Encouragement |