If you want to be a person with a large vision, you must cultivate
the habit of doing the little things well.
Charles R. Swindoll
If something doesn't align with my true desires in life, I simply do not have
time or energy to spend on it. Because I know
I only have ONE LIFE, and it's right now.
John Whitton, DIrty Thirty
So don't let your problems stop you; don't let your problems make you feel blue
Get up and get going; You will soon find your smile showing through!
Kate Summers, Your Problems
If I'd had some set idea of a finish line, don't you think I would have
crossed it years ago?
Bill Gates Motivational
"Experience is something you get looking for something else."
Mary Petittibone Poole
Words alone don't make us smile or saddens us, but the meaning
and the feelings we attach to those words do. There's nothing wrong with being sad as long as we know how to get out of it.
Aura K. Oar, Saddening Love Poems and Quotes
The most valuable gift that you can give your children is not money;
it is the ability to think positively.
The money will soon be gone, but the ability to think
positively will go on to help your children be a
success throughout their lives.
Mary Kay Ash Positive Thinking
My husband and I can personally testify to the power of prayer,
which is why we encourage others to have a
heart dedicated to prayer.
Jennifer Smith; Aaron Smith, 31 Prayers For My Future Husband
You won't be happy, whatever you do, unless you're
comfortable with your own conscience.
Lucille Ball Happy
Relationship experts suggest that each partner should show her true
self to her partner, before marriage.
This can help you accept each other's faults. It can encourage
you to help each other change.
Franchesca May, Marriage
I realized that one good, encouraging comment you say to a kid
maybe the one that changes their whole life.
Helen C. Escott, I Am Funny Like That
On the contrary, words are not to be taken lightly.
Your words reflect the kind of person you are and
the kind of person that you want to become.
Billy Allen, Stop Complaining
Take a new look at your present "impossible." Consider positive ways
to handle it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Be even more loving to others when the world is being cruel to you.
Draw a different frame around the same set of circumstances and
new pathways come into view. Find the right framework and
extraordinary accomplishment becomes an everyday experience.
Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander, The Art of Possibility
Be grateful for all that you can do. From the simple to the divine.
The ability to breathe, think, walk, read and millions of other tasks.
Shadonna Richard, RN, Think and Be Happy Gratitude
Most of us would find little time for looking after other people's faults
if we gave strict attention to our own. Besides, seeing and knowing our
own defects would make us more charitable concerning those of others.
Real success in life is not measured by how much you can accomplish,
but by how you accomplish it.
Amy E. Dean
We cannot guarantee success, but we can guarantee
failure merely by choosing
not to try at all. Choosing to take a risk, however,
small, can have far-reaching
implications in the course of human life.
John Izzo, PhD, the five secrets you must discover before you die
Procrastinators tend to be thinkers rather than doers. How can we use
that to our advantage?
By using visualization, we can think our way into action.
Whatever small action you've determined needs to be done,
mentally picture yourself doing it, successfully, over and over.
Mike Buffington, Hacking Laziness
By perseverance the ant reached the ark.
Charles H. Spurgeon
Even though vacationing is good for us, most people simply can't go away to an exotic land for a week or two. Hope is not lost, however; there is good news.
You can reap the benefits of taking a vacation by escaping for an hour or two a day, or even every two days through "mini vacations."
Sage Wilcox, The 2-Hour Vacation