Dr. Norman Vincent Peale (1898–1993) was a minister and author (most notably of The Power of Positive Thinking) and a progenitor of the theory of "positive thinking".Peale was born in Bowersville, Ohio. He graduated from Bellefontaine High School, Bellefontaine, Ohio.
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One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind.
Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution.
If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
When every physical and mental resources is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders.
The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
The how thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile ifs.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
Never tell yourself ... I can't go on. If you do you're licked, and by your own thinking too.
Good will cannot flow toward you unless it flows from you.
Nothing can stand in the way of the man who focuses his entire self on a problem.
Be mentally sensitive at all times so that the magic word that motivates you may one day speak to your deep inner self.
By success, of course, I do not mean that you may become rich, famous, or powerful for that does not, of necessity, represent achievement. Indeed, not infrequently, such individuals represent pathetic failure as persons.
Become a possibilitarian.
We've all heard that we have to learn from our mistakes, but I think it's more important to learn from successes. If you learn only from your mistakes, you are inclined to learn only errors.
If you think in positive terms, you will achieve positive results.