"change your thoughts and you'll change your world."
- norman vincent peale
Sometimes we need a good dose of inspiration from great minds.
"If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door."
If an opportunity doesn't present itself, be proactive and take the initiative in life to help reach your goals.
"How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives."
Don't get stuck in a rut and then end up living the result of that rut, and lose sight of the fact that your days will eventually make up your life.
"I’ve had a lot of worries in my life, most of which never happened."
The vast majority of things we worry about never actually happen.
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."
Take advice from a literal genius and throw yourself into the arena of life. No more sitting by the sidelines afraid of getting it wrong. Dare to try new things.
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."
"The past has no power over the present moment.""
Now is the only moment you ever have, and this is your point of power, the point at which anything ever gets done or occurs. Don't let the past sabotage the present.
"Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm."
Everyone makes mistakes. Each mistake is a lesson that allows you to learn and grow. If you can master learning from your mistakes and strive enthusiastically, you will turn your dreams into reality.
"Nothing can bring you peace but yourself."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Tough times never last but tough people do."
~Dr. Robert Scholar
"Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow."
"The best way out is always through."
"Success is not final failure is not fatal it is the courage to continue that counts."
"Cowards never start. The weak never finish. Winners never quit."
"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."
"Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold; the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul."
"Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances."
"We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses."
"What you think you become. What you feel you attract. What you imagine you create."