Quotes

“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.” — Albert Einstein

“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.” — Mark Twain

“Your past doesn’t have to equal your future unless you want it to.” — Luminita D. Saviuc

“Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.” — Steve Jobs

“Be soft. Do not the world make you hard. Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place.” — Kurt Vonnegut

“If you are willing to do only what’s easy, life will be hard. But if you are willing to do what’s hard, life will be easy.” — T. Harv Eker

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look towards another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.” — Henry David Thoreau

“The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keep out the joy.” — Jim Rohn

“Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.” — Henry James

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” — Maya Angelou

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” — Dalai Lama

“Impossible is not a fact. It’s an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It’s a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.” –Muhammad Ali

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.” — Albert Einstein

“If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.” — William Arthur Ward

“Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death.” — Anais Nin

“We are not trees. We are not meant to stay in one place forever. We are meant to move, to stretch, to grow and to constantly go on adventures into the unknown.” — Luminita D. Saviuc

“If you want a quality, act as if you already had it. Try the “as if” technique.” — William James

“You and I are not what we eat; we are what we think.” — Walter Andersson

“Complaining not only ruins everybody else’s day, it ruins the complainer’s day, too. The more we complain the more unhappy we get.” — Dennis Prager

“A toxic mind has the power to create a toxic life. It has the power to sabotage our happiness, our relationships and our lives, and it has the power to constantly re-create the same painful experiences, either in the same places with the same people, or with completely different people and in completely different places.” — Luminita D. Saviuc

“Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.” — Lau Tzu

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” — Tony Robbins

“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” — Zig Zigar

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” — Mark Twain

“Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.” — Mark Twain

“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” — Nelson Mandela

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” — Henry Ford

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” — Charles R. Swindoll

“Proactive people make love a verb. Love is something you do: the sacrifices you make, the giving of self, like a mother bringing a newborn into the world. If you want to study love, study those who sacrifice for others, even for people who offend or do not love in return.” — Stephen R. Covey

“Today is where your book begins. The rest is still unwritten.” — Natasha Bedingfield

“Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” — Martin Luther King Jr.

“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.” — Maya Angelou