Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress.— Alfred Armand Montapert
The most unbelievable Alfred Armand Montapert quotes that will add value to your life
Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to.
Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.
Expect problems and eat them for breakfast.
Your life will be no better than the plans you make and the action you take.
You are the architect and builder of your own life, fortune, destiny.
Don't dodge difficulties; meet them, greet them, beat them. All great men have been through the wringer.
Few of us know what we are capable of doing.
.. we have never pushed ourselves hard enough to find out. Alfred
The Best Things In Life Are Free Sunshine, songs of birds, the blue heavens, sunrise, the sea air, the field full of flowers, the wonders of nature, the magenta sunset, love, joy, peace of mind, the wonders of nature, the warm rain, the dew of the roses, the love of God, etc., are here for our enjoyment.
We cannot choose the things that will happen to us.
But we can choose the attitude we will take toward anything that happens. Success or failure depends on your attitude.
Great persons are great because of good, strong foundations on which they were able to build a character.
The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former
A big, spectacular thing can frequently be accomplished quickly.
Quality usually takes longer. Fanfare and fireworks are not part of quality; therefore, only those who know true values are attracted to it. But when fanfare and fireworks are over, quality will remain.
To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan.
Intentions are invisible but they are the true test of character.
Negative attitudes bring negative results.
Move out man! Life is fleeting by. Do something worthwhile, berfore you die. Leave Behind a work sublime, that will outline you and time.
The monument of a great man is not of granite or marble or bronze.
It consists of his goodness, his deeds, his love and his compassion.
In life, the first thing you must do is decide what you really want.
Weigh the costs and the results. Are the results worthy of the costs? Then make up your mind completely and go after your goal with all your might
Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world. And you don't have to be a poet or a philosopher to know which is best.
If you don't have solid beliefs, you cannot build a stable life.
Beliefs are like the foundation of a building, and they are the foundation to build your life upon.
The finest piece of mechanism in all the universe is the brain of man.
The wise person develops his brain, and opens his mind to the genius and spirit of the world's great ideas. He will feel inspired with the purest and noblest thoughts that have ever animated the spirit of humanity.
Man's ultimate destiny is to become one with the Divine Power which governs and sustains the creation and its creatures.
No better words than "thank you" have yet been discovered to express the sincere gratitude of one's heart; when the two words are sincerely spoken.
True success depends more on character than on intellect.
Before every action ask yourself. Will this bring more monkeys on my back. Will the result of my action be a blessing or a heavy burden?
The man or woman you really love will never grow old to you.
Through the wrinkles of time, through the bowed frame of years, you will always see the dear face and feel the warm heart union of your eternal love.
Avoid destructive thinking. Improper negative thoughts sink people. A ship can sail on water all around the world many, many times, but just let enough water get into the ship and it will sink. Just so with the human mind. Let enough negative thoughts or improper thoughts get into the human mind and the person sinks just like a ship.
Begin, and you are halfway there.
The secret of health, happiness, and long life: If you simply learn how to accept and express love, you will live longer...be happier...grow healthier. For love is a powerful force.
It is foolish to wait for your ship to come in unless you have sent one out.
You get what you order in life.
We should get into the habit of reading inspirational books, looking at inspirational pictures, hearing inspirational music, associating with inspirational friends.
Every person has free choice. Free to obey or disobey the Natural Laws. Your choice determines the consequences. Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.
If you have no goals you will be bored: you will be unhappy because you are empty.
In Texas, years ago, almost all of the oil came from surface operations.
Then someone got the idea that there were greater sources of supply deeper down. A well was drilled five thousand feet deep. The result? A gusher. Too many of us operate on the surface. We never go deep enough to find supernatural resources. The result is, we never operate at our best. More time and investment is involved to go deep but a gusher will pay off.
Happy is the person who not only sings, but feels God's eye is on the sparrow, and knows He watches over me. To be simply ensconced in God is true joy.
Man is raw and wild, that is one of the reasons why he needs the Christian teaching.
Happiness depends not on things around me, but on my attitude.
What you have in your mind, your talents, your native abilities, no one can take from you. When you die, you take them with you. Use them diligently while you are here.
Never compromise a principle or relinquish a vital truth.
The main source of our wealth is goodness.
The affections and the generous qualities that God admires in a world full of greed.
The only calendar I need is just outside my window.
With eyes to see and ears to hear, nature keeps me posted.