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Motivational Quotes - Part Six
 
 
 
"You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time."
—Charles F. Kettering
 
 
 
 
 
 
"In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results,
and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result."
—James Allen
 
 
 
 
 
 
"In a recent survey, 73 percent
of Americans described their lives as
'very busy' or 'insanely busy.'"
—Wired Magazine
 
 
 
 
 
 
"It is in quiet that our best ideas occur to us.
Don't make the mistake of believing that by a frantic kind of dashing around
you are being your most effective and efficient self. Don't assume that you are wasting time when you take time out for thought."
—Napoleon Hill and W. Clement Stone
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Don't say you don't have enough time.
You have exactly the same number of hours per day
that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo,
Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein."
—H. Jackson Brown
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much."
—Helen Keller
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Nothing is as real as a dream. The world may change about you but your dream will not.
It will always be the link with the person that you are today—young and full of hope.
If you hold on to it, you may grow old but you will never be old.
And that ladies and gentlemen is the ultimate success."
—Tom Clancy
 
 
 
 
 
 
"An unfulfilled vocation drains the colour from a person's entire existence."
—Balzac
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do
than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor.
Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream."
—Mark Twain
 
 
 
 
 
 
"When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'Succeed,'
you find that it simply means to follow through."
—F. W. Nichol
 
 
 
 
 
  "No soul that aspires
Can ever fail to rise.
No heart that loves
Can ever be abandoned.
Difficulties exist only
That in discovering them
We may grow strong.
And only they
Who have suffered
Are able to be saved."
—A. Besart
 
 
 
 
 
 
"It is good to have an end
To journey towards
But is is the journey that matters
In the end."
—Le Guin
 
 
 
 
 
  "When you are inspired by some great purpose
Some extraordinary project
All your thoughts break their bonds
Your mind transcends limitations
Your consciousness expands in every direction
And you find yourself in a new, great and wonderful world.
Dormant forces, faculties and talents
Become alive and you discover yourself
To be a greater person by far
Than you ever dreamed
Yourself to be."
—Patanjali
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Whatever you do, do it with all your might.
Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season,
not leaving a stone unturned, and never deferring for a single hour
that which can be done just as well now."
—P.T. Barnum
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Courage is doing what you're afraid to do.
There can be no courage unless you're scared."
—Eddie Rickenbacker
 
 
 
 
 
 
"I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love
than to be a success at something you hate."
—George Burns
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others."
—Robert Louis Stevenson
 
 
 
 
 
 
"The truth of the matter is that you always know
the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it."
—General H. Norman Schwarzkopf
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Appreciation is a wonderful thing;
it makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well."
—Voltaire
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier."
—Colin Powell
 
 
 
 
 
 
"The thing always happens that you really believe in;
and the belief in a thing makes it happen."
—Frank Lloyd Wright
 
 
 
 
 
 
"There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth."
—Leo Tolstoy
 
 
 
 
 
 
"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."
—Sir Winston Churchill
 
 
 
 
 
 
"My great concern is not whether you have failed,
but whether you are content with your failure."
—Abraham Lincoln
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Yes, risk taking is inherently failure-prone.
Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing-taking."
—Tim McMahon
 
 
 
 
 
 
"There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth."
—Leo Tolstoy
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it."
—Helen Keller
 
 
 
 
 
 
"The great mind knows the power of gentleness."
—Robert Browning
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Change favors the prepared mind."
—Louis Pasteur
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Pay no attention to what the critics say;
no statue has ever been erected to a critic."
—Jean Sibelius
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Miracles sometimes occur,
but one has to work terribly hard for them."
— Chaim Weizmann
 
 
 
 
 
 
"There's always room at the top."
—Webster
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Kindness is wisdom."
—Phillip J. Bailey
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Courage is grace under pressure."
—Ernest Hemingway
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Your talent is God's gift to you.
What you do with it is your gift back to God."
—Leo Buscaglia
 
 
 
 
 
 
""Don't give up at half time.
Concentrate on winning the second half."
— Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant  
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Life is the childhood of our immortality."
—Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Why not go out on a limb?
That's where the fruit is."
—Will Rogers
 
 
 
 
 
 
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."
—Mahatma Gandhi  
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Life is a big canvas, throw all the paint on it you can."
—Danny Kaye
 
 
 
 
 
 
"The last of the human freedoms is to choose one's attitudes."
—Victor Frankl
 
 
 
 
 
  "Knowing is not enough;
We must apply.
Willing is not enough;
We must do."
—Goethe
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Friendship is a sheltering tree."
—Samuel Taylor Coleridge
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Action is eloquence."
—William Shakespeare
 
 
 
 
You've just finished Part Six of a six-part series.

 

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