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Sunday, December 6, 2009

Quotes to Inspire Your Life!

The main cause for failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want at the moment. -- Unknown

Excellence can be achieved if you risk more than others think is safe, love more than others think is wise, dream more than others think is practical, and expect more than others think is possible. -- Unknown

It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not. -- Unknown

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things 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

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow. -- Chinese Proverb

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. -- Leo Buscaglia

The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it. -- Chinese Proverb

We must be the change we wish to see in the world. -- Mahatma Gandhi

What consumes your mind, controls your life. -- Creed

If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere. -- Unknown

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength. -- Unknown

Tell me, I will forget. Show me, I may remember. Involve me, and I will understand. -- Chinese Proverb

You gotta dance like nobody's watching, dream like you will live forever, live like your going to die tomorrow and love like it's never going to hurt -- Meme Grifsters

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You never really lose, until you quit trying. -- Unknown

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our background and circumstances may influence who we are, but we are responsible for who we become. -- Unknown

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed. -- Booker T. Washington

Choose your friends by their character and your socks by their color. Choosing your socks by their character makes no sense, and choosing your friends by their color is unthinkable. -- Anon

Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it. -- George Halas

Be nice and smile to everyone you meet. You don't know what they are going through, and they may need that smile. And treasure it. -- Christine M. Huppert

The happiest of people don't necessarily have the best of everything; they just make the most of everything that comes along their way. -- Unknown

Don't let what other people think decide who you are. -- Dennis Rodman

When you plant lettuce, if it does not grow well, you don't blame the lettuce. You look for reasons it is not doing well. It may need fertilizer, or more water, or less sun. You never blame the lettuce. Yet if we have problems with our friends or family, we blame the other person. But if we know how to take care of them, they will grow well, like the lettuce. Blaming has no positive effect at all, nor does trying to persuade using reason and arguments. That is my experience. No blame, no reasoning, no argument, just understanding. -- Thich Nhat Hahn

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person. -- Mignon mclaughlin

The hardest battle you're ever going to fight is the battle to be just you. -- Leo Buscaglia

Somewhere there is someone who dreams of your smile, and finds in your presence that life is worth while, so when you are lonely, remember it's true, somebody, somewhere, is thinking of you. -- D'Anne Bucy

To the world you might be one person, but to one person you might be the world. -- Casey

A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. -- Jacquie

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. -- Martin Luther King, Jr

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