"Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict." ~William E.

Channing~ "It is surmounting difficulties that makes heroes." ~Louis Kossuth~ ~Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.~ ~Bernice Johnson Reagon~ "Men take only their needs into consideration, never their abilities." ~Napoleon Bonaparte~ "We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible." ~C. Malesherbes~ "Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all." ~Dale Carnegie~ "If not us, who? If not now, when?" ~Kennedy, John F.~ "Never be satisfied with what you achieve, because it all pales in comparison with what you are capable of doing in the future." ~Rabbi Nochem Kaplan~ "All our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them." ~Walt Disney~ "Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die tomorrow." ~James Dean~ "If you're going to be thinking, you may as well think big." ~Donald Trump~ "Where there's a will there's a way."

~English Proverb~ "If you really want something, you can figure out how to make it happen." ~Cher~ "A determined person will do more with a pen and paper, than a lazy person will accomplish with a personal computer." ~Catherine Pulsifer~ "So long as there is breath in me, that long I will persist. For now I know one of the greatest principles on success; if I persist long enough I will win." ~Og Mandino~ "We will either find a way, or make one!" ~Hannibal~ "You have a very powerful mind that can make anything happen as long as you keep yourself centered." ~Dr. Wayne W. Dyer~ "Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything." ~Napoleon Hill~ "Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson~ "Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so." ~Robert G. Ingersoll~ "Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see bird that had the blues? One reason why birds and horses are not unhappy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses." ~Dale Carnegie~ "You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need." ~Vernon Howard~

"Real happiness comes from inside. Nobody can give it to you." ~Sharon Stone~ "Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish." ~John Quincy Adams~ "That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well." ~Abraham Lincoln~ "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." ~Thomas Edison~ "The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." ~Winston Churchill~ "When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters—one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity." ~John F. Kennedy~ "He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else." ~Benjamin Franklin~ "Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses." ~George W. Carver~ "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." ~Mark Twain~ "Never continue in a job you don't enjoy. If you're happy in what you're doing, you'll like yourself, you'll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined." ~Johnny Carson~ _________________________________________

" ~George E." ~Brian Tracy~ _________________________________________ "When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word "succeed. Nichol~ _________________________________________ "People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit." ~unknown~ _________________________________________ . I forced myself to keep going. That is. Allen~ _________________________________________ "When I thought I couldn't go on. Most men succeed because they are determined to." ~F." ~Estee Lauder~ _________________________________________ "The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment. W. it is how you handle what happens to you." ~Zig Ziglar~ _________________________________________ "At least eighty percent of millionaires are self-made."It's not what happens to you that determines how far you will go in life." you find that it simply means to follow through. My success is based on persistence. they started with nothing but ambition and energy. not luck. the same way most of us start.

Always. This special secret." ~Unknown~ _________________________________________ "Somehow I can't believe that there are any heights that can't be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true." ~Oprah Winfrey~ _________________________________________ "Perseverance is a great element of success. you are sure to wake up somebody. it seems to me."People get what they want in life when they reach the point at which they can see themselves having what they seek." ~Eddie Robinson~ _________________________________________ "Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. If you only knock long enough at the gate. where you come from. and ." ~Longfellow~ _________________________________________ "The will to win. The ability to triumph begins with you. courage." ~Franklin Roosevelt~ _________________________________________ "The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces. the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence." ~Thomas D. confidence. can be summarized in four C s. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "It doesn't matter who you are. the desire to succeed. They are curiosity.

Remember this. Schwartz~ _________________________________________ "When you put a date on your dream. and the greatest of all is confidence. implicitly and unquestionable. When you do what you do best. To have success." ~Albert Schweitzer~ _________________________________________ ." ~Walt Disney~ _________________________________________ "The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential... Happiness is the key to success. When you aim for the goal. Think big goals and win big success." ~Dennis DeYoung~ _________________________________________ "Success is not the key to happiness." ~David J. you need a dream. it becomes a goal. The size of your success is determined by the size of your belief. you are helping not only yourself. you will be successful. the reward is success.. When you beat the challenge.constancy. believe in it all the way." ~Raja Akhtar~ _________________________________________ "Winners are losers who got up and gave it one more try.than small ideas and small plans. it becomes a challenge. too! Big ideas and big plans are often easier -certainly no more difficult . Think little goals and expect little achievements.. but the world." ~Roger Williams~ _________________________________________ "Believe Big. If you love what you are doing. When you believe in a thing.

and mean to keep doing so until the end.the very best I can. That is nice but not as important or satisfying. She said that achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is within you." ~Helen Hayes~ _________________________________________ "If you want to succeed in the world you must make your own opportunities as you go on. we must understand that the acts we commit are neither good nor bad but are only wise or unwise depending upon our particular awareness at that time. Unsuccessful people are always asking. Always aim for achievement and forget about success. Success is being praised by others. what is said against me won't amount to anything."To understand our past mistakes and to neutralize the feeling of shame or guilt over our past inadequacies." ~John B. You can commit no greater folly than to sit by the road side until someone comes along and invites you to ride with him to wealth or influence." ~Thomas D." ~Abraham Lincoln~ _________________________________________ "It is good to have money and the things that money can buy. but it's good too. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "I do the very best I know how . Gough~ _________________________________________ "Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. 'What's in it for me?'" . The man who waits for some seventh wave to toss him on dry land will find that the seventh wave is a long time a-coming. to check up once in a while and make sure you haven't lost the things money can't buy. If the end brings me out all right." ~George Lorimer~ _________________________________________ "My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success.

the determination. we absolutely. and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be." ~Author Unknown~ Success means having the courage. And you'd better be able to pick yourself up and brush yourself off every day. To be successful.~Brian Tracy~ _________________________________________ "You cannot change your destination overnight." ~Brian Tracy~ _________________________________________ "It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste. Believe in your instincts. positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals. but you can change your direction overnight." ~George Sheehan~ _________________________________________ ." ~Jim Rohn~ _________________________________________ "No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch." ~Henry Ford~ _________________________________________ "Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it." ~Henry Thoreau~ _________________________________________ "Love what you do.

or a year. If you don't step forward. you'll never have it. It may last a minute. and does something about it that makes a difference. I am sure that you will have an extraordinary life. however. you're always in the same place. If I quit. it lasts forever. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "If you don't go after what you want." ~Dale Carnegie~ _________________________________________ "If you live just for today. but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. or a day. It's the person who gets out of the shower. Joe Vitale~ _________________________________________ "Success is getting what you want." ~Nora Roberts~ _________________________________________ "Pain is temporary."Ask yourself what you would do even if you were never paid. the answer is always no. That's a clue to what you should be doing and of course finding a way to be paid for it. If you don't ask. to make today the most successful. Happiness is wanting what you get. happy day of your life. A successful life is nothing more than a series of successful days. dries off." ~Dr." ~Thomas D." ~Nolan Bushnell~ _________________________________________ ." ~Lance Armstrong~ _________________________________________ "Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had an idea. or an hour.

You begin to see life in a new way." ~W. The more I give of myself." ~Neale Donald Walsch~ _________________________________________ "Success doesn't come to you…you go to it. Clement Stone~ _________________________________________ "Every decision you make . Your completeness must be understood by you and experienced in your thoughts as your own personal reality. occurrences. All events. It's a decision about Who You Are. total person. everything changes. and situations turn into opportunities to do what you came here to do. you are a whole." ~Wayne Dyer~ _________________________________________ "Once failure leads to change."The money I have is in direct proportion to the value I've given to others. You are complete right now." ~Tod Barnhart~ _________________________________________ "Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you. ~Stefan Rudolph~ _________________________________________ . incredibly. not an apprentice person on the way to someplace else.every decision .. When you see this.is not a decision about what to do. be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them. the more economic power comes my way.." ~Marva Collins~ _________________________________________ "Everything you need you already have.change will then lead toward success. when you understand it.

" ~Carl Sandburg~ _________________________________________ "If you don't design your own life plan.. the profits just naturally follow.. chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. No matter what our age or condition." ~Susan Bagyura~ "Nothing happens unless first a dream. and you will be richly rewarded." ~Dale E. there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born. And guess what they may have planned for you? Not much.doors will open where you would not have thought there would be doors. and where there wouldn't be a door for anyone else. Invest something of yourself. Turner~ _________________________________________ "Goals in writting are dreams with deadlines." ~Charles Schwab~ _________________________________________ "Dreams are renewable." ~Jim Rohn~ _________________________________________ "When you follow your bliss."I believe the best leaders are the ones that are focused on bringing out the best in their people . When someone has that as their purpose." ~Brian Tracy~ ." ~Joseph Campbell~ _________________________________________ "Don’t limit investing to the financial world.transforming lives.

Willhite~ _________________________________________ "We are told that talent creates its own opportunities." ." ~Ben Stein~ _________________________________________ "The best way to predict the future is to create it!" ~Jason Kaufmann~ _________________________________________ "It is more important to know where you are going than to get there quickly. Become an inspiration to others so that they may try to do more and to become more than they are today. so you may feel the exhilaration of victory." ~George S. But it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities. but its own talents._________________________________________ "The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want. we must not only act. not only plan." ~Thomas D. but also believe. Patton~ _________________________________________ "To accomplish great things. but also dream." ~Anatole France~ _________________________________________ "Let your life mean something." ~Mabel Newcomber~ _________________________________________ "Accept the challenges.

And then go and do that. and constancy.~Eric Hoffer~ _________________________________________ "Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. confidence. it seems to me. To have success.. can be summarized in four C s.." ~Raja Akhtar~ _________________________________________ "Having a dream you don't pursue is like buying an ice-cream cone and watching it melt all over your hand. the reward is success. When you believe in a thing." ~Frank Papasso~ _________________________________________ . When you aim for the goal. ask yourself what makes you come alive. it becomes a challenge. They are curiosity. This special secret. courage." ~Walt Disney~ _________________________________________ Don't ask yourself what the world needs. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. and the greatest of all is confidence. you need a dream. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive. it becomes a goal." ~Helen Keller~ _________________________________________ "Somehow I can't believe that there are any heights that can't be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true. When you beat the challenge. implicitly and unquestionable.." ~Harold Whitman~ _________________________________________ "When you put a date on your dream. believe in it all the way..

your world will at last be built." ~Dan Ogden~ _________________________________________ "You can have anything you want if you want it desperately enough. of these. the loveliness that drapes your purest thoughts." ~ James Allen~ _________________________________________ "Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission. you get even less than you settled for. and that purpose is to learn. Cherish the music that stirs in your heart." ~Zig Ziglar~ _________________________________________ "The minute you settle for less than you deserve. for out of them will grow all delightful conditions. Now I live my dreams. if you but remain true to them. and to GIVE."I used to spend my nights dreaming about the life I wanted to live. to teach." ~Maureen Dowd~ _________________________________________ "Just because you are seventy is no excuse to give up and let others make your decisions for you. the beauty that forms in your mind. Willhite~ _________________________________________ ." ~Thomas D. The fact that you are still alive is reason enough to believe that you are here for a purpose. all heavenly environment. Cherish your ideals. You must want it with an inner exuberance that erupts through the skin and joins the energy that created the world" ~Sheila Graham~ _________________________________________ "Cherish your visions. and I spend my nights sleeping.

and there are some who face reality. Some people make that decision at 15 and some people make it at 50. only as far as I seek can I go. first to get what you want." ~Douglas Everett~ _________________________________________ "There are two things to aim at in life. and we will never be happy if we live someone else's idea of life.no one can stop you from becoming enthusiastic about those plans." ~James Van Praagh~ _________________________________________ . The turning point was when they made a clear." ~Thomas D. only as much as I dream can I be." ~Karen Ravn~ _________________________________________ "We have all been placed on this earth to discover our own path. specific unequivocal decision that they were not going to live like this anymore." ~Brian Tracy"No one controls your mind but you…no one can prevent you from formulating your definite main goal…no one can halt your planning for the accomplishment of that goal. they were going to achieve success.. and then there are those who turn one into the other. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second. only as deep as I look can I see.and most people never make it all." ~Logan Pearsall Smith~ _________________________________________ "I found every single successful person I've ever spoken to had a turning point. and after that to enjoy it. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "Only as high as I reach can I grow."There are some people who live in a dream world.

" ~Thomas D. It is the underlying drive that enables you to face the negatives and apparent failures on your chosen path. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be." ~James Allen~ _________________________________________ "Desire is an emotion. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way. and as you dream. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "Wanting something is not enough. then I willingly pay the price. your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil. I ask myself."Unlimited power is available to those men and women who have the wisdom and determination to submerge individual personalities and individual interests through the blending of their minds in harmony towards a specific purpose. the blueprints of your ultimate achievements. it is THE emotion by which thoughts are turned into things." ~Thomas D. You must hunger for it. " ~Les Brown~ _________________________________________ "When I am asked to pay a price. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "Dream lofty dreams. In fact." ~Thomas D." ~Napoleon Hill~ . Willhite~ _________________________________________ "Cherish your vision and your dreams as they are the children of your soul. so shall you become. “Is this end result really worth what I must give up to obtain it? Will I in the end be truly happier…truly stronger…truly a better individual?” When the answer is an unqualified YES.

has a right to limit your dreams. It should be challenging enough to make you stretch. and going after your dreams. if you can dream it. because nothing is as perfect as you can imagine it." ~Madonna Ciccone~ _________________________________________ "The purpose of life is a life of purpose. but things as fragile as a thought. a legend. they can go on and on._________________________________________ "No one should negotiate their dreams." ~William Arthur Ward ~ _________________________________________ "The goal you set must be challenging. not impossible to reach. it should be realistic and attainable. No government. doing what you believe in. no legislature. wood rots. fantasies that last. you can achieve it." ~Robert Byrne~ _________________________________________ "The unreal is more powerful than the real. At the same time. Dreams must be free to fly high. people. You should never agree to surrender your dreams." ~Rick Hansen~ . they die." ~Chuck Palahniuk~ _________________________________________ "If you can imagine it." ~Jesse Jackson~ _________________________________________ "I stand for freedom of expression. but not so far that you break. concepts beliefs. Stone crumbles. a dream. well. you can become it. because its only intangible ideas.

" ~William Jennings Bryan~ _________________________________________ "The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it. so much in line with your spiritual core. your not setting big enough goals. Give your dreams all you've got and you'll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you." ~Will Rogers~ _________________________________________ "It is better to wear out than to rust out." ~William James~ Set a goal to achieve something that is so big. If you do not get chills when you set a goal._________________________________________ "Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second." ~Richard Cumberland~ _________________________________________ . it is a thing to be achieved. It must be a goal that is so appealing." ~Michelangelo Buonarroti~ "Even if you are on the right track." ~Bob Proctor~ _________________________________________ "Destiny is not a matter of chance. you'll get run over if you just sit there. it is a matter of choice. it is not a thing to be waited for. but that it is too low and we reach it. so exhilarating that it excites you and scares you at the same time. that you can't get it out of your mind.

"Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. W. That is." ~Brian Tracy~ _________________________________________ "When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word "succeed." ~Zig Ziglar~ _________________________________________ "At least eighty percent of millionaires are self-made. the same way most of us start. Nichol~ _________________________________________ "Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new." . it is how you handle what happens to you." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson~ _________________________________________ "It's not what happens to you that determines how far you will go in life." ~Benjamin Disraeli~ _________________________________________ "Don't waste life in doubts and fears." you find that it simply means to follow through." ~Earl Nightingale~ _________________________________________ "Action may not always bring happiness. we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use. well assured that the right performance of this hour's duties will be the best preparation for the hours and ages that will follow it. they started with nothing but ambition and energy. spend yourself on the work before you. but there is no happiness without action." ~F. The time will pass anyway.

" ~Joseph Murphy~ _________________________________________ "You must get good at one of two things." ~G. and better tools will be found as you go along. Always." ~Lloyd Jones~ _________________________________________ "Do not wait. Hegel~ _________________________________________ ." ~Oprah Winfrey~ _________________________________________ "Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion." ~Jim Rohn~ The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed.W. and work with whatever tools you may have at your command. planting in the spring or begging in the fall. where you come from. the time will never be ‘just right’. Start where you stand. The ability to triumph begins with you." ~Napoleon Hill~ _________________________________________ "It doesn't matter who you are.~Albert Einstein~ _________________________________________ "The truth is you can acquire any quality you want by acting as though you already have it.F.

" ~Neale Donald Walsch~ _________________________________________ "I am only one." (author unknown) _________________________________________ "You don't have to change that much for it to make a great deal of difference. and because I cannot do everything. but still I can do something. but still I am one..get involved. I will not refuse to do something I can do." ~Thomas D.. and CREATE the YOU that you CHOOSE to become.. A few simple disciplines can have a major impact on how your life works out in the next 90 days. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more. let alone in the next 12 months or the next 3 years.. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "The Pessimist complains about the wind. the Optimist expects it to change and the REALIST adjusts his sails.open the door to opportunity." ~Jules Renard~ _________________________________________ "Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. I cannot do everything." ." ~Jim Rohn~ _________________________________________ "Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more."Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired." ~Edward Everett Hale~ _________________________________________ "Stop looking at life through a keyhole.

" ~Abraham Maslow~ _________________________________________ "Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome." ~George Bernard Shaw~ _________________________________________ "To accomplish great things. apprehensive about the future." ~unknown~ _________________________________________ "I can feel guilty about the past." ~Anatole France~ _________________________________________ . we must not only act. not only plan. Lou Vickery~ _________________________________________ "Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time." ~Sidney J." ~Samuel Johnson~ _________________________________________ "The only way to avoid being miserable is not to have enough leisure to wonder whether you are happy or not. but only in the present can I act. Harris~ _________________________________________ "Ideas without action are worthless. but also believe. but also dream.~A. it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

"Start by doing what's necessary. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "Iron rusts from disuse. What is difficult is getting up and taking action. not enough time for gossip or fighting. please contact me on the contact page. and when you die you will have made a difference. and in cold weather becomes frozen: even so does inaction sap the vigors of the mind." ~Bill Moyers~ _________________________________________ "Act as if everything you think. We should all be so busy "doing" and "being" that we have no time left for anything but accomplishing "good. stagnant water loses its purity. then do what's possible." ~Al Batt~ _________________________________________ "With so little time.because in reality. it does!" ~Laurelle Adrian~ _________________________________________ "It is easy to sit up and take notice. there are just not enough minutes left to hate. and suddenly you are doing the impossible. but there has to be a bow." ~Thomas D. and your days pay. your minutes miracles. Make your now wow. say and do determines your entire life . Francis of Assisi~ _________________________________________ "Now is the only time there is. Enjoy these action quotes! "Ideas are great arrows." ~St." ~Mark Victor Hansen~ If you'd like to recommend some action quotes." .

not reaction. they were men and women who projected into the future. and the power to put that plan into action. But we must not drift or lie at anchor. They thought of what could be." ~Bob Proctor~ _________________________________________ "A life of reaction is a life of slavery. intellectually and spiritually. a plan. sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it." ~Thomas D.~Leonardo da Vinci~ _________________________________________ "One of the few things that can't be recycled is wasted time. and then they moved themselves into action. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "To reach a port we must sail." ~Rita Mae Brown~ _________________________________________ "People can become anything that they want to become. rather than what already was." ~Elbert Hubbard~ _________________________________________ "All of the great achievers of the past have been visionary figures. One must fight for a life of action. to bring these things into fruition." ~Oliver Wendell Holmes~ . Everyone has the ability all that is needed is the will." ~Sean Covey~ _________________________________________ "Parties who want milk should not seat themselves on a stool in the middle of the field in hope that the cow will back up to them.

Do it for twenty minutes and watch your heart start beating."'Now' is the operative word. and better tools will be found as you go along. nothing is more difficult than to sit still and rest. The very act of resting is the hardest and most courageous act he can perform. And the moment that you say." ~Chinese Proverb~ _________________________________________ "Listen to your I AM’s. Everything you put in your way is just a method of putting off the hour when you could actually be doing your dream.. And for a man who has let himself be drawn completely out of himself by his activity. You are your I AM’s – the ones you feel in your gut." .look into your present actions. the time will never be just right. “I refuse to listen to my limitations any more." ~Thomas Merton~ _________________________________________ "Do not wait.” you start becoming that way." ~Napoleon Hill~ _________________________________________ "If you want to know your past . I am more open. You don't need endless time and perfect conditions.look into your present conditions." ~Albert Einstein~ _________________________________________ "Some of us need to discover that we will not begin to live more fully until we have the courage to do and see and taste and experience much less than usual . I am healthier. Start where you stand. I refuse to be this or that. and work with whatever tools you may have at your command. I am more trusting." ~Barbara Sher~ _________________________________________ "The world is a dangerous place. not because of those who do evil. Do it today. If you want to know your future . but because of those who look on and do nothing. Do it now. doing nothing at all.. I am happier.

than a sleepy and permanent planet. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark would burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry rot. dries off." ~Jack London~ _________________________________________ . And I did it well. DeVos~ _________________________________________ "I knew from feelings that I had to do something.~Thomas D." ~Thomas D. I would rather be a superb meteor. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had an idea.no one can stop you from becoming enthusiastic about those plans." ~Thomas D." ~Nolan Bushnell~ _________________________________________ "No one controls your mind but you…no one can prevent you from formulating your definite main goal…no one can halt your planning for the accomplishment of that goal. The proper function of man is to live. I shall use my time.. impossible to win the victory unless you dare to battle. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. Doing those things today that feel good tomorrow. not to exist. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "It is impossible to win the race unless you venture to run. and does something about it that makes a difference. And I did it. It's the person who gets out of the shower. The result was beneficial. I did what made me feel better tomorrow even though it was very. very painful at the time. every atom of me in magnificent glow." ~Richard M.

faith. patience. But any action is better than no action at all. of fear. and you've done it. Inaction is not only the result." ~Margaret Thatcher~ _________________________________________ "Every worthwhile accomplishment has a price tag attached to it.in hard work." ~John C. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing." ~Benjamin Franklin~ _________________________________________ "An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied. sacrifice. but the cause. Maxwell~ _________________________________________ "Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time. its when you had everything to do. Perhaps the action you take will be successful. Schwab~ _________________________________________ "Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end." ~Charles M. for that is the stuff life is made of." ~Norman Vincent Peale~ _________________________________________ "The difference between getting somewhere and nowhere is the courage to make an early start. and endurance. The question is always whether you are willing to pay the price to attain it . perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow."Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence." ~Arnold Glascow~ _________________________________________ . The fellow who sits still and does just what he is told will never be told to do big things.

You can commit no greater folly than to sit by the road side until someone comes along and invites you to ride with him to wealth or influence." ~Donald H." ~Thomas D. and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays. Gough~ _________________________________________ "The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part."Take control now. but if you just sit there you'll get run over. just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. Willhite~ _________________________________________ "If you want to succeed in the world you must make your own opportunities as you go on." ~John B. Forget about the negative thoughts which others have told you that you are too old or too young. blaming your lack of progress on those negative programs. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well. If you begin now and become a do-er. stop being weak and cowardly. you will have earned your right to remain here. Rumsfeld~ _________________________________________ "You pile up enough tomorrows." ~unknown~ _________________________________________ "If you are not criticized." . The man who waits for some seventh wave to toss him on dry land will find that the seventh wave is a long time a-coming. you may not be doing much. Stop letting the thoughts of others rule your life." ~Professor Harold Hill (The Music Man)~ _________________________________________ "You may be on the right track.

Have fun. Don't try to be perfect. but I think I have ended up where I intended to be." . Dunn~ _________________________________________ "Life is going to give you just what you put into it. and then they moved themselves into action. They thought of what could be. rather than what already was. Virtue is doing it." ~Douglas Adams~ _________________________________________ "If your ship doesn't come in." ~Vivian Baxter~ _________________________________________ "Wisdom is knowing what to do next. just be an excellent example of being human. Experience everything. be crazy." ~Jonathan Winters~ _________________________________________ "Live life fully while you're here." ~Anthony Robbins~ _________________________________________ "All of the great achievers of the past have been visionary figures. Take care of yourself and your friends. they were men and women who projected into the future. so you might as well enjoy the process. be weird.~Paul H. Put your whole heart in everything you do. Take the opportunity to learn from your mistakes: find the cause of your problem and eliminate it." ~David Starr Jordan~ _________________________________________ "I may not have gone where I intended to go. to bring these things into fruition. swim out to it. Go out and screw up! Your going to anyway.

" ~Bob Proctor~ _________________________________________ "Patience is also a form of action. you are a leader.~Bob Proctor~ _________________________________________ "It's the little things you do that can make a big difference." ~Margaret Thatcher~ _________________________________________ "You cannot change anything in your life with intention alone. It will not always get you to the top." ~Napoleon Hill~ _________________________________________ "I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. The time will never be just right. Intention without action is useless." ~Francois Rodin~ _________________________________________ "If your actions inspire others to dream more. do more and become more. learn more. That is the recipe. which can become a watered-down. ~John Quincy Adams~ _________________________________________ "Don't wait. but should get you pretty near. occasional hope that you'll get to tomorrow." ~Caroline Myss~ . What are you attempting to accomplish? What little thing can you do today that will make you more effective? You are probably only one step away from greatness.

ardently desire. Kennedy~ _________________________________________ "What keeps so many people back is simply unwillingness to pay the price. but being a doer requires effort. to make the exertion._________________________________________ "Few will have the greatness to bend history itself. Willing is not enough. and then waxes philosophically about how the doers are doing. " ~Orison Swett Marden~ _________________________________________ "Knowing is not enough. and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass. Wayne Dyer~ Whatever you vividly imagine." ~Jim Rohn~ _________________________________________ "It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste. sincerely believe. and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation." ." ~Dr. risk. someone who sits back and watches doers. we must do. It's easy to be a critic. but each of us can work to change a small portion of events. the effort to sacrifice their ease and comfort. we must apply." ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe~ _________________________________________ "You cannot change your destination overnight. and change. but you can change your direction overnight." ~Henry Ford~ _________________________________________ "A non-doer is very often a critic-that is." ~John F.

If you don't step forward. Gerber~ _________________________________________ "Action makes more fortune than caution. that to do anything in the world worth doing.~Paul J. but they don't quit. The difference between the two is the difference between living fully and just existing. you'll never have it. we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger. you're always in the same place." ~Luc DeClapiers~ _________________________________________ "The fact is. It's the person who gets out of the shower. Meyer~ _________________________________________ "If you don't go after what you want. while everyone else is created by their lives." . They make mistakes. but jump in and scramble through as well as we can. dries off. and does something about it that makes a difference. If you don't ask." ~Michael E. Successful men and woman keep moving. passively waiting to see where life takes them next." ~Conrad Hilton~ _________________________________________ "Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had an idea." ~Nolan Bushnell~ _________________________________________ "The difference between great people and everyone else is that great people create their lives actively." ~Nora Roberts~ _________________________________________ "Achievement seems to be connected with action. the answer is always no.

" ~Unknown~ "This too shall pass." ~Unknown~ "When life knocks you down. stand up eight." ~Winston Churchill~ "A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success." ~Les Brown~ "It's not what happens to you." ~Abraham Maslow~ "Instead of giving myself reasons why I can't. Dreams are fulfilled only through action.~Robert Cushing~ _________________________________________ "It is easy to sit up and take notice." ~Persian Sufi poets~ ." ~Unknown~ "If you're going through hell. Because if you can look up. you can get up." ~Al Batt~ _________________________________________ "Life is too short to waste. but only in the present can I act. apprehensive about the future. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness." ~Unknown~ "Fall seven times. I give myself reasons why I can. try to land on your back." ~David J. not through endless planning to take action. Schwartz~ _________________________________________ "I can feel guilty about the past. keep going. but you must be tougher. but how you react to it that matters. ~Epictetus~ "Life is tough. What is difficult is getting up and taking action.

" ~Einstein~ "Fighting for your dreams isn't always easy but it's so worth it."I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor." ~Unknown~ "Whatever you're going through. but a habit." ~Unknown~ "In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity." ~Unknown~ "Encourage those around you by never giving up on your dreams. Try to be better than yourself. is not an act. many others have not only experienced the same but got out of it just fine. remember why you set this goal in the first place. We are not living in eternity... Excellence." ~Unknown~ "Whenever you feel like giving up. We have only this moment." ~Unknown~ "We are what we repeatedly do." ~ William Faulkner ~ __________________________________________________ "Begin doing what you want to do now." ~ Marie Beyon Ray ~ __________________________________________________ . sparkling like a star in our hand-and melting like a snowflake." ~Unknown~ "Everyone has inside them a piece of good news." ~ Aristotle ~ __________________________________________________ "Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors." ~Henry David Thoreau~ "Encourage your kids because you have no idea what they are truly capable of. then." ~Anne Frank~ "Every failure is a step closer to success. The good news is you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is.

Francis of Assisi ~ __________________________________________________ "Too often we underestimate the power of a touch. and a burning desire to possess it. but the really great make you feel that you. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success."People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are." ~ Napoleon Hill ~ __________________________________________________ "Start by doing what's necessary. and if they can't find them. then do what's possible. a smile. can become great. Small people always do that. and that is definiteness of purpose. or the smallest act of caring." ~ Mark Twain ~ __________________________________________________ . and suddenly you are doing the impossible. too." ~ Norman Vincent Peale ~ __________________________________________________ "The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do." ~ George Bernard Shaw ~ __________________________________________________ "People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things." ~ St. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want. make them." ~ Leo Buscaglia ~ __________________________________________________ "Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. all of which have the potential to turn a life around. an honest compliment. I don't believe in circumstances. a kind word. the knowledge of what one wants." ~ Walter Bagehot ~ __________________________________________________ "There is one quality that one must possess to win. a listening ear.

" ~ Robert Louis Stevenson ~ __________________________________________________ "Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished. but by the seeds you plant."The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible. DeVos ~ __________________________________________________ "Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap." ~ John Wooden ~ __________________________________________________ "When I let go of what I am. it is what a man does with what happens to him." ~ Ella Fitzgerald ~ __________________________________________________ "If you have the courage to begin. I become what I might be. " ~ Richard M. I don't think you can go wrong." ~ Lao Tzu ~ __________________________________________________ "Experience is not what happens to a man." ~ Aldous Huxley ~ __________________________________________________ "Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. just take the first step." . you have the courage to succeed. You don't have to see the whole staircase." ~ David Viscott ~ __________________________________________________ "Take the first step in faith. Where there is love and inspiration. but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.

~ Martin Luther King. So throw off the bowlines. ~ __________________________________________________ "Forget mistakes." ~John Updike~ __________________________________________________ "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. it is not a thing to be waited for. Explore. Forget failure. Jr." ~ Will Durant ~ __________________________________________________ "Dreams come true." ~William Jennings Bryan~ __________________________________________________ "My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. Dream." ~Helen Hayes~ __________________________________________________ "Whatever the mind can conceive and believe. Discover. Today is your lucky day. it is a thing to be achieved." ~Mark Twain~ __________________________________________________ "Destiny is not a matter of chance. That is nice but not as important or satisfying. Success is being praised by others. nature would not incite us to have them." ~Napoleon Hill~ __________________________________________________ . Catch the trade winds in your sails. Sail away from the safe harbor. Forget everything except what you're going to do now and do it. it is a matter of choice. without that possibility. the mind can achieve. She said that achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is within you. Always aim for achievement and forget about success.

"I will try again tomorrow."Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive. "This is the real me. it's not the years in your life that count." ~ Sophia Loren "Courage doesn't always roar." ~ Grace Hansen "Mistakes are part of the dues that one pays for a full life." and when you have found that attitude. follow it." ~ John Stossel "And in the end. along with which comes the inner voice which says. Imagination is more important than knowledge." ~William James~ __________________________________________________ "If you want to make life easy. be afraid that it will never begin. but if you turn your attention to other things. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying." ~ Mary Anne Radmacher "Happiness comes when we test our skills towards some meaningful purpose. the more it will elude you. ~Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe~ "Don't be afraid your life will end. make it hard.” ~ Henry David Thoreau ." ~ Albert Einstein "Happiness is like a butterfly: the more you chase it." ~ Abe Lincoln "All meaningful and lasting change starts first in your imagination and then works its way out. It's the life in your years. it will come and sit softly on your shoulder.

we see them as we are." ~ Tom Bodett "Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly." ~ Corazon Auquino "Smile." ~ Anais Nin ." ~ Mencius "I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life." ~ Oscar Wilde "We don't see things as they are. and something to hope for." ~ Robert Schuller "The great man is he who does not lose his child's heart." ~ Unknown "Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. something to do."They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: Someone to love. and the world smiles with you. you're on your own. Frown.

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