The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you do best, you are helping not only yourself, but the world.
There is inside you all of the potential to be whatever you want to be all of the energy to do whatever you want to do.
The greatest waste in the world is the difference between what we are and what we could become.
Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
Don't let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you. Instead give to yourself that which empowers you.
Life is a choice - as is how you handle the pitfalls along its bumpy road.
When you wholeheartedly adopt a "with all your heart" attitude and go out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.
You are the only one who can control the way you think. Make sure you nourish the positive thoughts, and weed out the negative ones!
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life become more secure, more fraught with action, richer in experience and achievement.
Happiness depends on how you balance your life's equations between positive and negative experiences and attitudes.
There is nothing on earth intended for innocent people so horrible as a school.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could walk forever in my garden.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Tis better to have loved and lost. Than never to have loved at all.
There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way.
Life is just a mirror, and what you see out there, you must first see inside of you.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
Be glad of life, because it gives you the chance to love and to work and to play and to look up at the stars.
Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Laugh and your life will be lengthened for this is the great secret of long life.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
If the winds of fortune are temporarily blowing against you, remember that you can harness them and make them carry you toward your definite purpose, through the use of your imagination.
Imagination is stronger than knowledge. Knowledge is limited, imagination encircles the world.
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
You can do anything if you have enthusiasm. Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes rise to the stars. With it, there is accomplishment. Without it there are only alibis..
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Words can be a powerful healing tool if used with loving intention, to uplift, encourage and inspire.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
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.
Each sunrise gives hope to your dreams and light to your plans.
Always make sure your life is going in the direction you want, whether in fitness, work, or any aspect of your world. And, if it isn't, with confidence, determination and excitement, change direction.
Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.
The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind.
The optimist sees opportunity in every danger; the pessimist sees danger in every opportunity.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure.
Deal with the faults of others as gently as with your own.
The only difference between a good day and a bad day is your ATTITUDE!
Life reflects your own thoughts back to you.
The last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
You'll never achieve real success unless you like what you're doing.
Synergy - the bonus that is achieved when things work together harmoniously.
He who has achieved success has worked well, laughed often and loved much.