If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.
It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.
You learn more from failure than from success. Don’t let it stop you. Failure builds character.
Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.
The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
When I hear somebody sigh, ‘Life is hard,’ I am always tempted to ask, ‘Compared to what?
The quickest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it back in your pocket.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me.
There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.
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.
If I could wish a wish for you, it would be for peace, faith, and happiness not only at Christmas, but for the whole year through!
Many times of the year we offer best wishes, birthday, christmas, thanksgiving to name a few. We hope the wishes come true for you.
Stop the mindless wishing that things would be different. Rather than wasting time and emotional and spiritual energy in explaining why we don’t have what we want, we can start to pursue other ways to get it.
When we get older, some of us lose our dreams and our ambitions, and are content to accept mediocrity.
A necessary skill for achieving that which you desire in your life is the ability to give the task at hand that one last go around.
There are moments and days when I want to freeze time, and there are days I wish away.
And you also know that we should appreciate the work of God’s hands. But oftentimes we wish we looked differently than we do.
Choices. We make hundreds of choices in our lives. Other people make hundreds of choices. We might wish and hope that we can change other peoples’ choices so they can avoid potential problems be that drug abuse, alcohol, relationships, parenting and on and on.
Instead of wishing that your life could be different, get up and make it happen. Ditch the excuses and start reaching for the life you’ve always wanted.
We push ourselves harder each and every day so that we can earn enough to keep up with our ever growing wish list. But do we ever stop and take a moment to analyze if the things we wish for are really going to bring us substantial and everlasting happiness?
Your perceptions about yourself – your character, your essence, and the actions you take – will play a big role in what kind of life you are living and where you will find yourself in time. When you line up your perceptions and your actions, you can create the life you dream.
It is no surprise that those who – Wish – may not see results, but those with a resolution get the results they desire – at least close to it!
It isn’t hard at all to make a wish. The difficultly lies in how to make what you wish for a reality.
Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.
I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible”!
To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders.
Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.