Wilferd Peterson Quotes

August 21, 1900 - June 2, 1995

Be inspired by this collection of quotes; Wilferd Peterson words contain wisdom and still have application today. Wilferd Arlan Peterson was born in Whitehall, Michigan. He worked for an advertising firm. But he also loved to write. In the 1960's he wrote many inspirational essays for a magazine called This Week. He ended up writing many books including The Art of Living.

Success is focusing the full power of all you are on what you have a burning desire to achieve.
Wilferd Peterson
Success   |   Passion   |


Champion the right to be yourself; dare to be different and to set your own pattern; live your own life and follow your own star.
Wilferd Peterson
Being Yourself   |   Life   |


Happiness doesn't come from doing what we like to do but from liking what we have to do.
Wilferd Peterson
Happiness   |   Attitude   |


Let me look upward into the branches of the flowering oak and know that it grew great and strong because it grew slowly and well.
Wilferd Peterson
Wisdom   |   Perseverance   |


To be a friend a man should remember that we are human magnets: that like attracts like, and that what we give we get.
Wilferd Peterson
Friend   |   Giving   |


Words of encouragement fan the spark of genius into the flame of achievement.
Wilferd Peterson
Words of Encouragement   |   Achievement   |


Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.
Wilferd Peterson
Love   |   Forgiveness   |


You may plan to write a book some day, but you are living a book every day.
Wilferd Peterson
Book   |   Funny Quotes about Life   |


Happiness does not depend upon a full pocketbook, but upon a mind full of rich thoughts and a heart full of rich emotions.
Wilferd Peterson
Happy   |   Positive Thinking   |


You mould your character and your future by your thoughts and acts.
Wilferd Peterson
Character   |   Future   |


Great men are little men expanded; great lives are ordinary lives intensified.
Wilferd Peterson
Great   |   Positive   |


More Quotes:
Wilferd Peterson Quotes Page 2

Words of Wisdom  | Inspirational Quotes  | Famous Quotes  |  
Related: Norman Vincent Peale  |   Earl Nightingale  |   Jim Rohn  |  



Contact Us  | About Us  | Disclaimer   | Disclosure  | Motivational Links