Strength of character means the ability to overcome resentment against others, to hide hurt feelings, and to forgive quickly.
How foolish is man! He ruins the present while worrying about the future, but weeps in the future by recalling his past!
Feelings are like chemicals, the more you analyze them the worse they smell.
Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life.
You change your life by changing your heart.
It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
The more you talk about negative things in your life, the more you call them in.
Speak victory not defeat.
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
The vision must be followed by the venture.
It is not enough to stare up the steps — we must step up the stairs.
Life is a journey. When we stop, things don't go right.
Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.
It's easy to sit up and take notice. What is difficult is getting up and taking action.
Life's blows cannot break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it.
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little — do what you can.
If you have zest and enthusiasm you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
If you want to give light to others you habe to glow yourself.
Believe in God, for with the grace of God the American rockets will go astray and we will be saved.
A big man is one who makes us feel bigger when we are with him.
If we’re going to bring out the best in people, we, too, need to sow seeds of encouragement.
I have looked into your eyes with my eyes. I have put my heart near your heart.
Choose your friends with caution; plan your future with purpose, and frame your life with faith.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
May we ever choose the harder right, instead of the easier wrong.
Wherever you are - be all there.
You will suddenly realize that the reason you never changed before was because you didn't want to.
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility.
I place no hope in my strength, nor in my works: but all my confidence is in God my protector, who never abandons those who have put all their hope and thought in him.
It's always too early to quit.
Nothing hurts a good soul and kind heart more than to live amongst people who can't understand it.
The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine.
We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.
The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things.
Today's accomplishments were yesterday's impossibilities.
A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself.
Live your life and forget your age.
Life is short. To just "Do things" is insane. Live with a purpose. Live for a reason.
What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin.
You will never change your life until you change something you do daily.
Live amongst people in such a manner that if you die they weep over you and if you are alive they crave for your company.
Choose your love, Love your choice.
Learning and innovation go hand in hand.
The arrogance of success is to think that what you did yesterday will be sufficient for tomorrow.
To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often.
A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.
See that each hour's feelings, and thoughts and actions are pure and true;
then your life will be also.
The strength of a man consists in finding out the way God is going, and going that way.