If I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.— Madam C. J. Walker
Colossal Life Motivation quotations
For what it's worth, it's never too late to be whoever you want to be.
I hope you live a life you're proud of and if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it.
The time will pass anyway.
Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined...
Happiness doesn't depend on what we have, but it does depend on how we feel toward what we have. We can be happy with little and miserable with much.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth.
Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
The most important thing in life is to stop saying 'I wish' and start saying 'I will.' Consider nothing impossible, then treat possibilities as probabilities.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but an experience to be had.
Sometimes people put up walls, not to keep others out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.
If life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade.
And try to find somebody who's life gives them vodka, and have a party.
If you can't figure out your purpose, figure out your passion.
For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.
You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I'll rise!
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars.
There are so many people out there who will tell you that you can't.
What you've got to do is turn around and say "Watch me."
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
They can crack jokes. They can sit back and analyze and criticize and make all the fun they want. But I'm living my life, I'm doing it. What are you doing?
There comes a point when you either embrace who and what you are, or condemn yourself to be miserable all your days. Other people will try to make you miserable; don't help them by doing the job yourself.
Don't let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It's your place in the world; it's your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way.
I can feel guilty about the past, Apprehensive about the future,but only in the present can I act.The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
Be a voice not an echo.
My wish for you is that you continue.
Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness.
Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives.
Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.
The aim of life is no more to control the mind, but to develop it harmoniously;
not to achieve salvation here after, but to make the best use of it here below
The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
In life, it's not the genetic guy who wins or the guy with the most potential who wins; it's the person with the greatest perseverance who wins. Always be willing to get up and go at it again and again. That's the guy who has his hands raised later in life. That's the guy you guys need to be.
The biggest risk is not taking any risk.
If you won't be better tomorrow than you were today, then what do you need tomorrow for?