Success people are their own best friend first before they are anyone else's.
Through challenging and difficult times, they maintain self-confidence
through positive self-talk and a positive frame of mind.
Theodore Newton Vail Gwen Stapleton, Developing A Sharp Mind
We have learned that "more" is not necessarily "better," that even our
great nation has its recognized limits, and that we can neither answer
all questions nor solve all problems . . . we must simply do our best.
Jimmy Carter, Keeping Faith
The sound of praise and thanksgiving is the best offering you can give
to God. Not only does such music please God, it sends us into life with thanksgiving power.
Steve Pease, What should we be thankful for
Like countless other dads, I believe that my children are the best kids
on the planet. Not a day goes by that I don't thank God for placing
them in my life.
Charles Marshall, The Good Dad Guide
If we had one wish for you on this special day it would be:
May the best of your past be the worst of your future.
Happy work is best done by the man who takes his long-term
plans somewhat lightly and works from moment to moment 'as to the Lord.'
It is only our daily bread that we are encouraged to ask for.
The present is the only time in which any duty can be done or any
C. S. Lewis
I love things that age well - things that don't date, that stand the test
of time and that become living examples of the absolute best.
There's no single dollar amount, no particular activity or cause that is
better than another, no income level or demographic that matters
to generosity, no set variable that is best for giving one's self to another
in time of need.
Kathy LeMay, The Generosity Plan
A leader knows what's best to do; a manager knows merely how best to do it.
The best speakers in the world are the best storytellers.
They have a gift to not only tell a great story, but also share a lot of
the details that many others wouldn't.
If you are looking for problems, you will no doubt find them,
but if you expect the best, you will often get it.
Terrance Sember, Bad Apples
God offers us the very best, His perfect plan for our life which
includes His Son, love, forgiveness, and peace.
Michele Ellison, Jesus Peace
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand,
and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied
the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
Vince Lombardi Success
I was tough on myself because I feared being a lazy procrastinator
and the inevitable result: being mediocre or second best.
I always went the extra mile.
One of the best things about finally showing courage is that you inspire
those around you to do the same.
Have you ever wondered how some of the worst things that happen
in your life turn out to be some of the best experiences you've ever had?
You must put your best foot forward. Do core preparation,
from your attire, body language to even a simple handshake.
Daniel Transon, Job Interview Success
Optimism means expecting the best but self-confidence means
knowing how to handle the worst.
No matter what your life is like right now, whether it's the best time
or the worst, know you aren't alone in it. Let Him show you
all you have to be thankful for, no matter what's going on around you.
Let Him (God) love you out of your fear. Let Him pull you to your feet
and show you joy.
Rob Coscia, Forty Doors
Life and Struggles
Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged.
Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you.
But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them.
And then you destroy yourself.
The best lesson anyone can learn from business school is an awareness
of what it can't teach you - all the ins and outs of everyday business life.
Those ins and outs are largely a self-learning process, though knowing
the experience of someone like myself might make the learning shorter,
easier, and a lot less painful.
Mark H. McCormack, What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School
Being your best is not so much about overcoming the barriers other
people place in front of you as it is about overcoming the barriers
we place in front of ourselves.
Kieren Perkins, Olympic Swimming medalis
Belief in the power of optimism rests on a simple idea:
by looking at the future, we can hang tough and do our best in the present.
Gabriele Oettingen, Rethinking Positive Thinking
Sometimes, worrying about the very best way keeps me from doing anything.
Dana K. White, How to Manage Your Home Without Losing Your Mind
It is not that determination is one of the attributes of success in every walk
of life from the best salesperson or the greatest statesperson; in fact,
it is the primary ingredient between mediocracy and accomplishment.
Byron R. Pulsifer
Motivational Sales Quotes
Being good at everything means only that you are not great at anything.
Instead, concentrate only on what you are best at. While you may seem
vulnerable with such a narrow focus, everyone will know how remarkable
you are in your own field.
Wuyen Hsu, Saying NO
An accepted leader has only to be sure of what it is best to do,
or at least to have made up his mind about it.
Winston Churchill Mindset
Give the world the best you have and it may kick you in the teeth.
Give the world the best you've got anyway!
Author Unknown, Anyway
Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
As a leader, it takes courage to do what is best for an organization,
volunteer group, or family. Honestly, it takes courage with any relationship.
Alex Bricker, Insight
I shall grow old, but never lose life's zest,
Because the road's last turn will be the best. Henry vanDyke Age
The best-known cure for the fear of failure is action - that's right, action. The aspect of taking action helps to quiet nerves and can lead to even minor accomplishments.
Writing is good, thinking is better. Cleverness is good, patience is better.
Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha
... have you ever thought that what you may give someone else may be the best day you ever had especially when you put someone else's well-being or happiness first on your list?
Byron Pulsifer, What Does It Take Good Day
Being a mother and grandmother, my maternal instinct made me
want to do for my associates what every mother wants to do for
her children - what's best for them.
Mary Kay Ash Mother
Mutual love is the best kind of love for a marriage…..There is an
understanding between them that sometimes doesn't even need words.
S. Levine, Marriage: God and Marriage
Here is what a team can do for you. . . . It allows you to help others
do their best.
John C. Maxwell, Teamwork Makes the Dream Work
The best helping hand that you will ever receive is the one at the
end of your own arm.
Funny Graduation Quotes
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work
before you, well assured that the right performance of this hour's duties
will be the best preparation for the hours and ages that will follow it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Fear
The best part of life is to decide to make the journey through life like a
best selling book.
Believing the best about others, and offering time, support,
and friendship shows the capacity for trust.
Teaching is a profession where you treat each child as you would
treat your own - you teach them with their best interest in mind.
If you want to perform at your best you first need to manage
your energy and then your time. Managing your time is managing
The best way to keep your friends is not to give them away.
One of the best ways to persuade others is with your ears - by listening to them.
The best thing about gossip is when it doesn't occur in any situation or in any environment.
Byron R. Pulsifer
Your best teacher is your last mistake.
The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they make
the best of everything.
Oprah Winfrey Happy
On a long journey of human life, faith is the best of companions;
it is the best refreshment on the journey; and it is the greatest property.
As Christmas comes near the world changes we see people's attitudes
and caring ways.
People helping people really doing their best to ensure
this Christmas is one that will bring happiness.
Catherine Pulsifer, The Peace of Christmas
Have confidence and you will see;
be the best you can be
Your attitude, is your state of mind,
being positive makes life so much more kind.
Catherine Pulsifer, Stand Firm
People often make resolutions with good intentions.
However, good intentions won't get you very far if you don't have
the capability or the willingness to take action on the goal.
S. J. Scott, Resolutions That Stick!
Positive thinking is a form of thought which habitually looks
for the best results from the worse conditions. It is possible to look for something to build on; it is possible to expect the best for yourself even though things look bad.
Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, The Amazing Results of Positive Thinking
Do you dream and hope to be someplace else than where you are today?
If you do, you are not fully engaged in the here and now.
You are losing an opportunity to be the best you can be right here
and right now.
Byron Pulsifer, Be Where You Opportunity
A special person you are to me, you deserve the best of everything
So may this birthday and the coming year be , one that offers you the best that life may bring.
Kate Summers, A Heartfelt Wish
We have a responsibility to influence the people in our lives to be
the best possible people they can be: “Therefore encourage
one another and build each other up" (1 Thess. 5: 11).
Henry Cloud, John Townsend; How to Have That Difficult Conversation
A mentor or a coach is often a good source of tough love.
This type of person will often keep pushing you to perform at your best, even when you think you can't get any better.
Ace McCloud, Sales: Communication Skills
Dare to be the best you can at all times, dare to be!
I don't dwell on the things that are too late to fix, but I do my best
to get life's lessons and put them into action.
Les Brown Life Lessons
But whether the change be for good or ill, it is upon us, beyond our power to alter, and, therefore, to be accepted and made the best of. It is a waste of time to criticize the inevitable.