Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental counduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.
believe every person is created as the steward of his or her destiny with great power for a specific purpose to share with others, through service, a reverence for life in a spirit of love.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.
People are like stained glass windows -- the true beauty can be seen only when there is light from within. The darker the night, the brighter the windows
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.... Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture ... Do not build obstacles in your imagination ... Do not be awestruck by other people and try to copy them. Nobody can be you as efficiently as you can.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.
No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently.
A lot of successful people are risk-takers. Unless you're willing to do thatÍ to have a go, fail miserably, and have another go, success won't happen.
Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life.
Be wiser than other people if you can, but do not tell them so.
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
If you lose hope, somehow you lose the vitality that keeps life moving, you lose that courage to be, that quality that helps you go
on in spite of it all. And so today I still have a dream.
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than with their minds.
True hope dwells on the possible, even when life seems to be a plot written by someone who wants to see how much adversity we can overcome True hope responds to the real world, to real life; it is an active effort
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone.
Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.
Take up one idea! Make that idea your life ,Think of it .Dream of it,live on that idea.Let the brain,muscles,nerves every part of your body be full of that idea and just leave every other idea alone.This is the way to success.
Love at first sight is easy to understand; it's when two people have been looking at each other
for a lifetime that it becomes a miracle.
Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people
together through the years. That is what makes a marriage last --more than passion or even sex!
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.
There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy
The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure , the process is its own reward.
A happy marriage has in it all the pleasures of a friendship, all the enjoyments of sense and reason, and indeed, all the sweets of life.