2000+ Beautiful Short Quotes About Life & Best Success Quotes
Best Inspiration and Passion Quotes
He believes that words can be a powerful healing tool if used with loving intention, to uplift, encourage and inspire.
The practice of lovingkindness can uplift us & relieve sorrow & unhappiness.
I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade… And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party.
There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.
You are the sky. Everything else – it is just the weather.
Knights of the spirit; warriors in the cause Of justice absolute ‘twixt man and man.
Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it.
Fold him in his country’s stars. Roll the drum and fire the volley! What to him are all our wars, What but death bemocking folly?
Healing and positive life change comes from having the courage and spiritual conviction to look squarely at life’s impermanence.
True faith nor biddeth nor abideth form, The bended knee, the eye uplift; is all Which men need render; all which God can bear. What to the faith are forms? A passing speck, A crow upon the sky.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Night never had the last word. The dawn is always invincible.
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows!
Sometimes, just saying that you hate something, and having someone agree with you, can make you feel better about a terrible situation.
Even if I don’t reach all my goals, I’ve gone higher than I would have if I hadn’t set any.
From a distance the rushing of the torrent delights and uplifts us, but it rocks us in a flimsy boat, we are overwhelmed by despair. The same applies to danger.
Their own souls rose and cried Alarum when they heard the sudden wail of stricken freedom and along the gale Saw her eternal banner quivering wide.
Every small positive change we make in ourselves repays us in confidence in the future.
If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
Life is like a camera. Focus on what’s important. Capture the good times. And if things don’t work out, just take another shot.
This day is all that is good and fair. It is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on the yesterdays.
Don’t let those fools blow your cool! Stay righteous to yourself and follow your dreams no matter what! Life is beautiful if you make it that way.
It’s your ability to inspire and uplift other people that matters, not your ability to outdo them.
To me, Sri Chinmoy is a source of higher power and an uplifting example of right attitude. He understands the human impulse to transcend one’s present limited state of being, and his life exemplifies this.
Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn’t want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer.
Your acts of kindness are iridescent wings of divine love, which linger and continue to uplift others long after your sharing.
Our power comes not from suppressing others but from uplifting them.
Live everyday as if it were your last because someday you’re going to be right.
Alas, how can we help but mourn When hero bosoms yield their breath! A century itself may bear But once the flower of such a death.
If you wish to make a man your enemy, tell him simply, ‘You are wrong.’ This method works every time.
The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune’s spite; revive from ashes and rise.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
Lovers of the town have been content, for the most part, to say they loved it. They do not brag about its uplifting qualities. They have none of the infernal smugness which makes the lover of the country insupportable.
Next to trying and winning, the best thing is trying and failing.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
If you’re an underdog, mentally disabled, physically disabled, if you don’t fit in, if you’re not as pretty as the others, you can still be a hero.
It’s always something
Be inspired with the belief that life is a great and noble calling; not a mean and groveling thing that we are to shuffle through as we can, but an elevated and lofty destiny.
Here’s what my love affair with quotations has taught me: the more you focus on words that uplift you, the more you embody the ideas contained in those words.
The course of true anything never does run smooth.
Every storm runs out of rain, just like every dark night turns into day.
We each have a covenant responsibility to be sensitive to the needs of others and serve as the Savior did-to reach out, bless, and uplift those around us.
Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didnâ€™t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little
What is in one is in the whole, and therefore, ultimately, Each soul is responsible for the whole world.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
The most reliable way to predict the future is to create it.
Best Courage Quotes
True courage is the result of reasoning. A brave mind is always impregnable.
The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men.
Kites rise highest against the wind – not with it.
People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.
It’s always been my philosophy: Turn the page. If something falls through, turn the page. It’s over with, get used to it, get on with it. Very simple. It’s always worked for me.
When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what these storms all about.
And, yes, words matter. They may reflect reality, but they also have the power to change reality – the power to uplift and to a base.
Getting better from depression demands a lifelong commitment. I’ve made that commitment for my life’s sake and for the sake of those who love me.
Best Short Love Quotes
I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That’s how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other.
Surround yourself with the kinds of input that are uplifting, that expand your mind and settle your spirit.
Love so joyfully and freely given can never be taken away. It is never truly gone.
Doctors can heal the body, but it is music that uplifts the spirit.
Radiate an energy of serenity and peace so that you have an uplifting effect on those you come into contact with.
Better a broken heart than a hardened one.
Trauma is nothing more than being stuck in what you believe.
Sometimes our best is simply not enough…. We have to do what is required.
Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.
I believe I am doing the work for humanity. This show is so uplifting.
If God is your partner, make your plans BIG!
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life.
Each one of us is God’s special work of art. Through us, He teaches and inspires, delights and encourages, informs and uplifts all those who view our lives.
We are not engaged in domestic politics, in church building or in social uplift work, but we are engaged in nation building.
Don’t fear change. It’s always for the best.
Listening to music is such an uplifting, spiritual thing. Its far-fetched to some – I understand that. But the way dance music brings people together, its not a big stretch from hymns.
Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
I love San Francisco, and it offers spectacular scenery of the city, and it adds to the uplifting quality of the movie.
The curious beauty about African music is that it uplifts even as it tells a sad story.
Belief creates the actual fact.
What excites me? Had you asked me that question a few years ago, the answer would have rolled right off my tongue. Today, I think it’s moving and uplifting my audience. Having them get it and go with it. That excites me.
Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small? A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
You change your life by changing your heart.
When your sense of worth exceeds your conditions, conditions will shift to match your vision.
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.
As God talked with Arjuna, so will He talk with you. As He lifted up the spirit and consciousness of Arjuna, so will He uplift you. As he granted Arjuna supreme spiritual vision, so will He confer enlightenment on you.
Write. Write until it stops hurting.
Your silent tents of green We deck with fragrant flowers; Yours has the suffering been, The memory shall be ours.
Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.
If you take too long in deciding what to do with your life, you’ll find you’ve done it.
Not every successful man is a good father. But every good father is a successful man.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
Faith is all that dreamers need to see into the future.
You can work on healing, uplifting, and changing situations from a place of forgiveness, instead of from a place of resentment. Forgive yourself and everyone, and you are free!
The average American is nothing if not patriotic.
I like old tunes when I’m driving. They’re fun and uplifting. Billy Ocean, that kind of thing.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
You cannot become great women if you are not also good women. Great women respond generously to their instincts to do good.
Behind the cloud the sun is still shining.
Decision is the spark that ignites action. Until a decision is made nothing happens.
Pessimism leads to weakness. Optimism leads to power.
How we speak to our children and the words we use can encourage and uplift them and strengthen their faith.
Whatever you see you gotta keep a sense of humor; you gotta be able to smile through all the bullshit.
I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
If you aren’t making any mistakes, it’s a sure sign you’re playing it too safe.
One’s own self or material goods, which has more worth? Loss (of self) or possession (of goods), which is the greater evil? He who loves most, spends most, He who hoards much loses much
We were all born with wings. In times of doubt: spread them.
Man’s rank is his power to uplift.
I know how irritating it is to have somebody else lay down rules for your moral uplift, but you’ve got to stand a great deal in order to make progress.
A journey may be long or short, but it must start at the very spot one finds oneself.
Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.
Don’t forget: Beautiful sunsets need cloudy Skies.
They are dead; but they live in each Patriot’s breast, And their names are engraven on honor’s bright crest.
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.
The highest grossing films have great, moral messages – not dirty, base themes, so we’re trying to get producers to make more of the uplifting movies.
It’s nice to come into an atmosphere that’s uplifting and good.
The failure of political leaders to help uplift the poor will be judged a moral failure.
Even if it’s something so simple as filling myself up with uplifting meditation so it’s easier to spread kindness and love by the time I walk out my door and enter the world. I get a kick out of making a strangers day.
To be hopeful, to embrace one possibility after another that is surely the basic instinct – crying out: High tide! Time to move out into the glorious debris. Time to take this life for what it is!
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
closes, another one opens. Expect that new door to reveal even greater wonders and glories and surprises. … Feel yourself grow and expand as you go through every experience, and look for the reason for it.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Ups and downs in life are very important to keep us going, because a straight line even in an ECG means we are not alive
Here is an affirmation for today: I feel passionately about my life, and this passion fills me with excitement and energy!
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
If God had a refrigerator, your picture would be on it. If He had a wallet, your photo would be in it. He sends you flowers every spring and a sunrise every morning… Face it, friend. He is crazy about you!
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
What a doctor or healer tells you is a reflection of the beliefs and expectations you hold. Change your beliefs and you change the prognosis. Who is the doctor? The mind of the patient.
I’m really saddened by the attempts to separate and polarize. This is a time when we have hungry people, people out of work, and people out of spirit. This is a time where we need to uplift, not to separate.
A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star.
The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope.
But where, after all, would be the poetry of the sea were there no wild waves?
What you are thinking is what you are becoming.
To remain confident and positive, think about your goals all the time.
Right in the difficult we must have our joys, our happiness, our dreams: there against the depth of this background, they stand out, there for the first time we see how beautiful they are.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
I write really scathing, angry stuff when I’m in a better mood, and then uplifting and happy stuff when I’m at the absolute bottom.
I believe that God is a power underneath my life here on earth. His goodness undergirds me and uplifts me.
We who are left, how shall we look again Happily on the sun or feel the rain Without remembering how they who went Ungrudgingly and spent Their lives for us loved, too, the sun and rain?
Grace fills empty spaces, but it can only enter where there is a void to receive it, and it is grace itself which makes this void.
I was very fortunate to be able to go to school and university, because many people our age couldn’t complete school. This gift of education must be used in whatever ways we can to uplift the people.
If it’s not exactly like you thought it would be, you think it’s a failure. What about the spectrum of colors in between.
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
No pressure, no diamonds.
On thy grave the rain shall fall from the eyes of a mighty nation!
I know that I’ve been put on this Earth to make people happy, to inspire people, and to uplift people. That’s a beautiful thing.
Miss America gets a lot of flak, but the reality is that it is uplifting and aspirational – 50% percent of my points were based on talent.
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Positive Thinking Quotes
Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave. And I firmly believe that when I am positive, it not only makes me better, but it also makes those around me better.
By cultivating the beautiful we scatter the seeds of heavenly flowers, as by doing good we cultivate those that belong to humanity.
After a storm comes a calm.
The freedom to do your best means nothing unless you are willing to do your best.
We can increase the frequency of guiding coincidences by uplifting every person that comes into our lives. Care must be taken not to lose our inner connection in romantic relationships.
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.
Our destiny changes with our thought; we shall become what we wish to become, do what we wish to do, when our habitual thought corresponds with our desire.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
If you’re doing a musical, you should be out to give the audience something special, emotional, an uplifting feeling, something that stays with them.
Meditation means learning how to get out of this current, sit by its bank and listen to it, learn from it, and then use its energies to guide us.
Ah! never shall the land forget How gushed the life-blood of her brave –
When there is no peril in the fight there is no glory in the triumph.
Every man’s work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself.
The secret of success is making your vocation your vacation.
Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Freedom, by definition, is people realizing that they are their own leaders.
When you know better you do better.
It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It’s what we do consistently.
I remember a time when all my fans were crying and sad and going through hell. Now, we’re trying to uplift each other and accept ourselves for who we are, even if nobody else does.
Send your life to a whole new level! Zip up the negative words and start speaking faith and victory into your future.
Luck? I don’t know anything about luck. I’ve never banked on it and I’m afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else: Hard work – and realizing what is opportunity and what isn’t.
Determination is the wake-up call to the human will
I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.
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.
Arts, crafts and sciences uplift the world of being, and are conducive to its exaltation. Knowledge is as wings to man’s life, and a ladder for his ascent. Its acquisition is incumbent upon everyone.
A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.
If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.
Worry is irrelevant. It alters nothing. When was the last time you solved a problem by worrying about it?
The mind makes the nobleman, and uplifts the lowly to high degree.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Life is slippery. Here, take my hand.
I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism.
Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists.
I am convinced that floods of personal disaster can never drown a determined revolutionary nor can the cumulus of misery that accompanies tragedy suffocate him.
Nothing is as uplifting as standing before a great painting whether it was painted in 1505 or last Tuesday.
We almost need to cultivate – I hate to sound New Age-y – but to cultivate a positive bias, and really work to focus on those things and notice those things that are wonderful and uplifting.
If you have the will to win, you have achieved half your success; if you don’t, you have achieved half your failure.
The best way to predict the future is to study the past, or prognosticate.
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
Unfortunate events though potentially a source of anger and despair have equal potential to be a source of spiritual growth. Whether or not this is the outcome depends on your response.
There’s nothing like music to relieve the soul and uplift it.
Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand – and melting like a snowflake.
Everyone should get dirt on his hands each day. Doctors, intellectuals. Politicians, most of all. How can we presume to uplift the life of the working man, if we don’t respect his work?
Heard once that in dire times when you need a sign, that’s when they appear.
Just as despair can come to one only from other human beings, hope, too, can be given to one only by other human beings.
We should always pray for help, but we should always listen for inspiration and impression to proceed in ways different from those we may have thought of.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.
I shall not commit the fashionable stupidity of regarding everything I cannot explain as a fraud.
We have a problem. ‘Congratulations.’ But it’s a tough problem. ‘Then double congratulations.’
I have such a love of good music that I find even melancholic music uplifting. Maybe I’m a rare breed.
When we stop opposing reality, action becomes simple, fluid, kind, and fearless.
What keeps me going is goals.
See the world as if for the first time; see it through the eyes of a child, and you will suddenly find that you are free.
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
Uplift, your mind is a gift.
For every dark night, there is a brighter day.
There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
One man’s uplift is another man’s sentimental hooey.
I think America is going to have to think through whether it wants to uplift the political dialogue or advance an approach that divides and, frankly, can lead to violence.
Never make someone a priority when all you are to them is an option.
God writes a lot of comedy… the trouble is, he’s stuck with so many bad actors who don’t know how to play funny.
If someone broke your heart it doesn’t mean you should build a wall around it and quit loving. Redirect your love.
Most people stop looking when they find the proverbial needle in the haystack. I would continue looking to see if there were other needles.
Some people are born into wonderful families. Others have to find or create them. Being a member of a family is a priceless membership that we pay nothing for but love.
There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.
Your profession is not what brings home your weekly paycheck, your profession is what you’re put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling.
Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.
Do the work. Do the analysis. But feel your run. Feel your race. Feel the joy that is running.
Love , creativity, and opportunity is in the air. Take it in and do your thing.
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
We won’t let history define our future. Our actions will do the talking. Our determination will turn doubters into believers.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
You may delay, but time will not.
Those three things – autonomy, complexity, and a connection between effort and reward – are, most people will agree, the three qualities that work has to have if it is to be satisfying.
Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable, and remove yourself from the unacceptable.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Don’t let life discourage you; everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
I found that the men and women who got to the top were those who did the jobs they had in hand, with everything they had of energy and enthusiasm and hard work.
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.
One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.
Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
One of my rules is: Never TRY to do anything. Just do it.
Don’t waste your energy trying to educate or change opinions… Do your thing and don’t care if they like it.
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
At one point in your life, you’ll have the thing you want or the reasons why you don’t.
Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Watch your step.
Don’t be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
The man who has done his level best… is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.
Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.
The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of work.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success.
Creativity is your best makeup skill, don’t be afraid to experiment.
If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.
If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.
Maturity does not always come with age; sometimes age comes alone.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow.
If you can’t do the little things right, you will never do the big things right.
In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Go out into the world and do good until there is too much good in the world.
One finds limits by pushing them.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don’t have any problems, you don’t get any seeds.
You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
Obstacles are what you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Success is dependent upon the glands – sweat glands.
An innovator is one who does not know it cannot be done.
Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
Go further than you planned. Ask for the moon: you will be surprised how often you get it
Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.
It is better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret.
The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Whatever you consistently think about and focus upon you move toward.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.
Genius is nothing but a greater aptitude for patience.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.
It is easy to sit up and take notice, What is difficult is getting up and taking action.
The three most harmful addictions are heroin, carbohydrates, and a monthly salary.
The more you care, the stronger you can be.
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Change and everything will change for you.
Quotes About Commitment
The most interesting things in life happen just on the other side of your comfort zone.
If you want to gather honey, don’t kick over the beehive.
Analyzing what you haven’t got as well as what you have is a necessary ingredient of a career.
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.
Work while others are wishing.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Love is the motivating principle by which the Lord leads us along the way towards becoming like Him, our perfect example. Our way of life, hour by hour, must be filled with the love of God and love for others.
In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins, not through strength but by perseverance.
Don’t spend your precious time asking Why isn’t the world a better place?” It will only be time wasted. The question to ask is “How can I make it better?” To that there is an answer.”
Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed up in these two – common sense and perseverance.
The beautiful thing about setbacks is they introduce us to our strengths.
Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.
If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habit.
Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.
Champions aren’t made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them-a desire, a dream, a vision.
Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.
If you worry about yesterday’s failures, then today’s successes will be few. The future depends on what we do in the present
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
When you hear that something can’t be done, ignore that advice and push forward.
Push yourself again and again. Don’t give an inch until the final buzzer sounds.
I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.
Expect problems and eat them for breakfast.
If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of opportunities, and never give up, you will find a way.. Follow your Dreams.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
A small act is worth a million thoughts.
You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave – win or lose.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Hope is sweet. Hope is illumining. Hope is fulfilling. Hope can be everlasting. Therefore, do not give up hope, Even in the sunset of your life.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
Elevate. Each day, live to elevate yourself, each day elevate one person. Make elevation your religion and you shall reach infinity.
There’s always a way – if you’re committed.
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
The highest reward for a person’s toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, that’s the day you start to the top.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Lost time is never found again.
You don’t get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Life is only limited by our prejudices. Destroy them, and you cease to be at the mercy of yourself.
The real risk is doing nothing.
Do all you can with what you have in the time you have in the place you are.
You will never ‘find’ time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.
You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.
The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply.
You have to do the work. You have to make the opportunity. It doesn’t find you, you find it.
Action is the antidote to despair.
Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.
The more you discipline yourself to use your time well, the happier you will feel and the better will be the quality of your life in every area.
Make the world a bit better or more beautiful because you have lived in it.
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
The key to your universe is that you can choose.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Why choose to fail when success is an option?
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
Small daily improvements over time lead to stunning results.
Hope for everything, expect nothing.
Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Run with your heart instead of your mind. When you think with your mind, you think of the things you can and can’t do. But when you run with your heart you forget about what you can’t do, and you just go out and do it.
Grind Hard, Shine Hard.
We cannot become what we need by remaining what we are.
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
You can motivate by fear, and you can motivate by reward. But both those methods are only temporary. The only lasting thing is self motivation.
The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.
Success … seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.
Each generation has to stand up for democracy. It can’t take anything for granted and may have to fight fundamental battles anew.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.
You are not your resume, you are your work.
Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
Put all excuses aside and remember this: YOU are capable.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.
I cannot always control what goes on outside. But I can always control what goes on inside.
Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
You don’t need directions, just point yourself to the top and go!
Research your own experience. Absorb what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
To have more than you’ve got, become more than you are.
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
Do what you will while you’re able, find what it is that you seek.
Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’
Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned, and never deferring for a single hour that which can be done just as well now.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.
You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.
You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant.
Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.
Practice the philosophy of continuous improvement. Get a little bit better every single day.
Don’t waste your time being upset about something you can’t change. Begin again and do it better this time.
Goal Setting Quotes
If we grow weary and give up, the goal remains for someone else to achieve.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.
No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
True motivation comes from achievement, personal development, job satisfaction, and recognition.
Ideas without action are worthless.
Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching.
Goals live on the other side of obstacles and challenges. Be relentless in pursuit of those goals, especially in the face of obstacles. Along the way, make no excuses and place no blame.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Whatever happens, take responsibility.
Someone’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
Look around. And don’t get close to people who make you suffer.
Stop waiting for others to tell you what you can do. Start putting faith into your own strengths and talents. Instead of questioning whether you can reach your goals, move forward with conviction and confidence.
If we wait for the moment when everything, absolutely everything is ready, we shall never begin.
Follow your dreams. If you have a goal, and you want to achieve it, then work hard and do everything you can to get there, and one day it will come true.
There is one grand lie – that we are limited. The only limits we have are the limits we believe.
Don’t settle for average. Bring your best to the moment. Then, whether it fails or succeeds, at least you know you gave all you had. We need to live the best that’s in us.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Knowledge isn’t power until it is applied.
You will never change your life until you change something you do daily.
Don’t be in a rush to get big. Be in a rush to have a great product.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
Realize that if you can instantly create a problem, you can just as quickly and easily create a solution.
To succeed, we must first believe that we can.
Don’t find fault, find a remedy.
You see things; and you say, Why? But I dream things that never were; and I say, ˜Why not?
Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you’re not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.
If you want to be a leader who attracts quality people, the key is to become a person of quality yourself.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
Put all your soul into it, play the way you feel!
Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be.
Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Work, continuous work and hard work, is the only way to accomplish results that last.
Do not place hope in finding a secret technique. Polish the mind through ceaseless training; that is the key to effective techniques.
Every fighter should really do that if they can, because if you build a fan base at home first, then once they receive you at home, it’ll be easier to be received elsewhere.
It is our own mental attitude which makes the world what it is for us. Our thought make things beautiful, our thoughts make things ugly. The whole world is in our own minds. Learn to see things in the proper light.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.
There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen.
Never follow the crowd in what you do; the crowd has never produced anything of lasting quality, value or beauty.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
Control your destiny or somebody will.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you are not, pretend you are.
Don’t be afraid to be ambitious about your goals. Hard work never stops. Neither should your dreams.
Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person.
If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is a compromise.
We have to go for what we think we’re fully capable of, not limit ourselves by what we’ve been in the past
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
All things are possible until they are proved impossible – and even the impossible may only be so, as of now.
I succeed on my own personal motivation, dedication, and commitment. My mindset is: If I’m not out there training, someone else is.
Pursuit of Happiness Quotes
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Be The Peace You Wish To See In The World!
The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.
Tough times never last, but tough people do.
Sing like no one is listening. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching, and live like it’s heaven on earth.
Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.
If you don’t feel you have something to prove every day, you’ll never improve
If you can change your mind, you can change your life.
The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
On your journey to your dream, be ready to face oasis and deserts. In both cases, don’t stop
People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.
Every day is a gift from God. Learn to focus on the Giver and enjoy the gift!
I want you to know, that you deserve the best. You’re beautiful.
Above all, don’t fear difficult moments. The best comes from them
Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.
Create a vision that makes you wanna jump out of bed in the morning.
What makes night within us may leave stars.
Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.
All things are difficult before they are easy.
It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.
Believe in yourself. Trust the process. Change forever.
I don’t believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more.
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities
It’s simple … go the extra mile and you will stand out from the crowd
Confession of one’s guilt purifies and uplifts. Its suppression is degrading and should always be avoided.
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.
Failure to Success Quotes
If at first you don’t succeed-try, try again. Don’t think of it as failure. Think of it as timed-release success.
You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
If you want a confidence, act as if you already have it. Try the as if” technique.” If not you, who? If not now, when?
Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.
Doubt whom you will, but never yourself.
I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
Edison failed 10,000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.
You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.
Life’s battles don’t always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
You’re never a loser until you quit trying.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
One person with a belief is equal to ninety-nine who have only interests.
Nothing is an obstacle unless you say it is.
If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favourable.
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed – there’s so little competition.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started
When it looks impossible and you are ready to quit, victory is near!
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.
Everything is hard before it is easy.
Hard work is not punishment. Hard work is the price of admission for the opportunity to reach sustained excellence
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
No matter how many mistakes you’ve made in the past, or what sort of difficulties you struggle with now, you are destined to live in victory.