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Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure that you are not, in fact, just surrounded by assholes.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection

Gautama Buddha Siddhartha, monk

Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

Mark Twain, author

Look up to the sky. You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.

Charlie Chaplin, actor

we accept the love we think we deserve.

Stephen Chbosky,

Happiness and success come from living in the present, not from existing in the past.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

Chinese Proverbs,

Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you’ll be criticized anyway.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.

Maya Angelou, poet

Smile at strangers and you just might change a life.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

No one can go back and make a brand new start, my friend, but anyone can start from here and make a brand new end.

Dan Zadra,

You change your life by changing your heart.

Max Lucado, clergyman

Stop believing and start knowing. Trust in you. Trust in truth.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame; how could you rise anew if you have not first become ashes?

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.

Nikola Tesla, inventor

Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.

Dalai Lama XIV, leader

Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations. The best is yet to come.

Zig Ziglar, author

the best way to get something done is to begin.

Source Unknown,

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

Michael Jordan, athlete

Those who have the ability to be grateful are the ones who have the ability to achieve greatness.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

If we can realize that life is always happening for us, not to us… game over, all the pain and suffering disappears.

Tony Robbins, author

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.

Steve Jobs, businessman

Happiness is not the absence of problems; it’s the ability to deal with them.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Judging is preventing us from understanding a new truth. Free yourself from the rules of old judgments and create the space for new understanding.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it.

Abraham Lincoln, president

You wanna fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down.

Toni Morrison, novelist

You must have a positive self perception in order to transcend anything.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.

Louisa May Alcott, novelist

I knew that if I failed I wouldn't regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.

Jeff Bezos, businessman

You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past.

Richard Bach, novelist

The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.

Emile Zola, novelist

I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.

Albert Einstein, physicist

I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.'

Muhammad Ali, boxer

I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it's not the answer.

Jim Carrey, comedian

Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.

Johnny Depp, actor

Try to be one of those on whom nothing is lost.

Henry James, writer

My past has not defined me, destroyed me, deterred me, or defeated me; it has only strengthened me.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Never say never, because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.

Michael Jordan, athlete

Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.

Bruce Lee, actor

Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.

Rumi, poet

My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.

Abraham Lincoln, president

There’s nothing wrong with getting knocked down, as long as u get right back up.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

Let us not take this planet for granted. I do not take tonight for granted.

Leonardo DiCaprio, actor

After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.

Nelson Mandela, statesman

Our values call upon us to care about the lives of people we will never meet.

Barack Obama, president

It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little — do what you can.

Sydney Smith, clergyman

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. Your really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

Lucille Ball, comedian

Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.

Plato, philosopher

You're never too young to lead.

Kofi Annan, statesman

Quotes are nothing but inspiration for the uninspired.

Richard Kemph,

I don’t look to jump over 7-foot bars I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.

Warren Buffett, businessman

You have been blessed with immeasurable power to make positive changes in your life.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Don't think or judge, just listen.

Sarah Dessen, writer

Peace begins with a smile..

Mother Teresa, leader

To learn to succeed, you must first learn to fail.

Michael Jordan, athlete

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!

Audrey Hepburn, actress

We shouldn't be looking for heroes, we should be looking for good ideas.

Noam Chomsky, activist

I have looked into your eyes with my eyes. I have put my heart near your heart.

Pope John XXIII, clergyman

I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.

Maya Angelou, poet

Don’t be one of those who don’t want others to be empowered. Share information. Try to make the next person, smarter.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.

Rumi, poet

It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

energy and persistence conquers all things

Benjamin Franklin, politician

Prepare your mind to receive the best that life has to offer.

Ernest Holmes, theologian

I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

Les Brown, motivational speaker

Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.

Martin Luther King, leader

If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.

Ronald Reagan, president

You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!

Dr. Seuss, writer

I am so grateful for my troubles. As I reflect back on my life, I have come to realize that my greatest triumphs have been born of my greatest troubles.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

the time is always right to do the right thing

Martin Luther King, leader

Don’t wait for other people to be loving, giving, compassionate, grateful, forgiving, generous, or friendly... lead the way!

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Remember there’s no such thing as an unrealistic goal – just unrealistic time frames.

Donald Trump, president

With one kind gesture you can change a life. One person at a time you can change the world. One day at a time we can change everything.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Is life too short to be taking this shit, or is life too short to be minding it?

Violet Weingarten,

I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.

Pablo Picasso, painter

The greatest inspiration is often born of desperation.

Comer Cotrell,

Grace is the face that love wears when it meets imperfection.

Joseph R. Cooke,

Someday is now.

Gaddy Bergmann,

The purpose of life is to discover your gift. The meaning of life is to give your gift away.

David Viscott, psychologist

There never was a great soul that did not have some divine inspiration.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

It is when we hurt that we learn.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Wisdom is supreme; therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you; embrace her and she will honor you.


None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everyone.

Bill Cosby, comedian

Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Howard Thurman, educator

Well-behaved women seldom make history.

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich,

If you make a mistake and do not correct it, this is called a mistake.

Confucius, philosopher

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Gautama Buddha Siddhartha, monk

You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?

Rumi, poet

Don’t question your ability. You were created to succeed and live a life of purpose. Don’t you dare put a question-mark where God put a period!

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Being truthful when you know it will cost you , Is the true test of honesty.

Dave Weinbaum,

All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.

St Francis of Assisi,

Stung by the splendor of a sudden thought.

Robert Browning, poet

As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

The very thing that is causing you pain is building you up.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

I hope she'll be a fool -- that's the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

You save yourself or you remain unsaved.

Alice Sebold,

If you look back on the times you’ve failed and the times that hurt the most, you’ll recognize that your intent and your actions weren’t in alignment. So you were saying a prayer nobody heard.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Allow yourself to enjoy each happy moment in your life.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

To uplift others when you least feel like it is to join the ranks of the heroic.

Robin Sharma, author

With our thoughts we make the world.

Gautama Buddha Siddhartha, monk

Give light and people will find the way.

Ella Baker, activist

Joy is not in things; it is in us

Richard Wagner, composer

Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!

Maya Angelou, poet

This universe is balanced. God made it that way. There is always plenty to be worried and sad about, but there is equally plenty to be happy and at peace with. The choice is yours.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Think with your whole body.

Taisen Deshimaru, philosopher

Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.

Babe Ruth, athlete

Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Accept yourself, your strengths, your weaknesses, your truths, and know what tools you have to fulfill your purpose.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Judge each day not by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

It’s funny how, in this journey of life, even though we may begin at different times and places, our paths cross with others so that we may share our love, compassion, observations, and hope. This is a design of God that I appreciate and cherish.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

True friendship is rare. Don’t let a little dispute ruin a friendship.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human can alter his life by altering his attitude.

William James, philosopher

L'homme est libre au moment qu'il veut l'être.

Voltaire, writer

Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

Let the glow in your heart reflect in your soul.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

You'll never find a rainbow if you're looking down.

Charlie Chaplin, actor

And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln, president

Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

St Francis of Assisi,

When you've found another soul who see's in to your own...take good care of each other..and remember to be kind..

Jackson Browne, musician

It is only with true love and compassion that we can begin to mend what is broken in the world.  It is only these two blessed things that can begin to heal all the broken hearts.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out,but when the darkness sets in,their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elisabeth KublerRoss,

Ideas shape the course of history.

John Maynard Keynes, economist

Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.

Nido Qubein, businessman

The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven..

John Milton, poet

Where you stumble and fall, there you will find gold.

Joseph Campbell, author

Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon.

Rumi, poet

I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.

Martin Luther King, leader

Always know in your heart that you are far bigger than anything that can happen to you.

Dan Zadra,

It is those of us who have been broken that become experts at mending.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.

Arthur Conan Doyle, writer

Loneliness is to be avoided, solitude is to be sought.

Tom Hanks, actor

To touch the soul of another human being is to walk on holy ground.

Stephen R. Covey,

Happiness is not having what you want, it is wanting what you have.

Sheryl Crow, musician

In this busy world, we should never be a stranger to love and compassion. It is the fertile soil in the garden of peace.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

It only takes a split second to smile and forget, yet to someone that needed it, it can last a lifetime. We should all smile more often.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Forgiveness is a reflection of loving yourself enough to move on.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

With self-discipline most anything is possible.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

Love is the absence of judgment.

Dalai Lama XIV, leader

At any given moment the choice to be happy is present – we just have to choose to be happy.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

What you get is no longer what you see.

Margaret Atwood, novelist

Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.

Neil Gaiman, author

Real magic can never be made by offering someone else's liver. You must tear out your own, and not expect to get it back.

Peter S. Beagle, author

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