66 Quotes To Live By
Certain quotes could be said to be quotes to live by; they offer wisdom,
encouragement and advice that can be applied to every day life.
If you want to touch the past, touch a rock. If you want to touch the present, touch a flower. If you want to touch the future, touch a life.
Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.
Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter
Words of Encouragement
Generosity invites us to put ourselves in another's shoes, see and feel
the existence of a pressing need,
realize that it is within our power to help, and then act in whatever
way we can.
Barbara Bonner, Inspiring Generosity
Don't take the attitude of waiting for people to be nice to you -
be nice to them. Don't sit in front of a cold stove waiting for the heat.
Put in the fuel. Act first
Funny Quotes about Life
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul instead of waiting
for someone to bring you flowers.
Veronica A. Shoffstall
Every life is a story, make yours a best seller.
Inspire others with your actions not with your words.
A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.
I would rather regret the things that I have done than the things that I have not.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
One-half the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes
too quickly and not saying no soon enough.
A good thing to remember is somebody's got it a lot worse than we do.
Poems about Life
"Yesterday is gone, tomorrow is not here,
so live today and enjoy the year."
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something,
and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself.
And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.
Take the energy you are wasting feeling sorry for yourself and
use it to help someone else.
The planting of a tree, especially one of the long-living hardwood
trees is a gift which you can make to posterity at almost no cost and
with almost no trouble, and if the tree takes root it will far outlive
the visible effect of any of your other actions, good or evil.
You may forget that you are at every moment totally dependent on God.
C. S. Lewis
Poems about God
Do or do not there is no try.
We should all grow our own food and do our own waste processing;
we really should.
God wants you to fly. He wants you to fly free of yesterday's guilt. He wants you to fly free of today's fears. He wants you to fly free of tomorrow's grave.
Count your blessings, not your troubles.
I don't care if you're a gazelle or a lion, when the sun is up!
You better get to running!
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
Can all your worries add a single moment to your life?
Encouraging Bible Verses
Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.
Believe In Yourself
Don't just count your years, make your years count.
Whatever the problem we have in our life,
someone has faced it and overcome it.
Quotes about Overcoming
Do more than forgive: forget.
Do more than dream: work.
Do more than teach; inspire.
William Arthur Ward
The small responsibilities you have before you now comprise
the first great leadership conquest you must make. Don't try to conquer
the world until you've taken care of things in your own backyard.
John Maxwell , The Maxwell Daily Reader
We are the only ones responsible for what goes on in our lives.
We can make excuses and blame others, but we are responsible
to and for ourselves.
Iyanla Vanzant, Acts of Faith
It is a fine thing, when you are slandered, not to hear it.
And it is a better thing to never reply to it.
You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink
Love doesn't just happen to you. Love is a choice, and it
represents a commitment.
The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years.
. . . be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to get angry.
But even more blessed are all who hear the word of God
and put it into practice.
Jesus, Luke 11:28
If you expect great things of yourself and demand little of others,
you'll keep resentment far away.
Try to do unto others as you would have them do to you,
and do not be discouraged if they fail sometimes.
It is much better that they should fail than you should.
The most important things in life aren't things.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Top Ten Quotes
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things
I believe that one of life's greatest risks is never daring to risk.
Quotes about Taking A Risk
If you work just for money, you'll never make it,
but if you love what you're doing and you always put the
customer first, success will be yours.
Antidote to depression is gratitude.
Life is a sum of all your choices. So, what are you doing today?
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him.
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Now I look beyond what I can't do and focus on what I CAN.
Robert M. Hensel
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men.
No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
A positive thinker does not refuse to recognize the negative,
he refuses to dwell on it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
We can learn from each other as we search for our own path.
Barbara Kopitz, Morning Meditations
You must not hate those who do wrong or harmful things;
but with compassion, you must do what you can to stop them - for
they are harming themselves, as well as those who suffer from their actions.
"One minute of encouragement has more impact than an hour of preaching."
He can who believes he can.
A fact of life we all die. But the positive impact you have on others will be a living legacy.
One thing I can't recycle is wasted time.
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do,
but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough!
You must take action.
Live a life that is well balanced; don't do things in excess.
Daniel Smith, Banned Subconscious Mind Secrets
Live well, learn plenty, laugh often, love much."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When you invest in yourself and your self-care, there are no negative experiences. What have you got to lose?
Jody Shield, Lifetonic.
Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day.
Helen Steiner Rice
There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist,
or accept the responsibility for changing them."
Would you sell both your eyes for a million dollars…or your two legs… or
your hands…or your hearing? Add up what you do have, and you'll find
you won't sell them for all the gold in the world.
The best things in life are yours, if you can appreciate them.
... don't be the person who passes up an opportunity to take positive action
for their life. Be the kind of person who integrates positive change in their life.
Be the kind of person who inspires others with their positive changes.
Be the kind of person who takes charge of their life now.
Sonia Weyers, Happiness Now!
Poems about Regret
Life is just as good as you see it, therefore cultivate the habit of learning
more, surrounding yourself with people who empower you
and make the possibility of your dreams a reality. Go to good places
that inspire you, fascinate your imagination and liberate your spirit.
Seanaphoka Tsapi, The Greatness In You