Don't lose faith. Promise yourself that you will be a success story, and I promise you that all the forces of the universe will unite to come to your aid; you might not feel today or for a while, but the longer you wait the bigger the prize.— George Bernard Shaw
Surprising Promises To Yourself quotations
Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide when you're sad.
The hard thing when you get old is to keep your horizons open.
The first part of your life everything is in front of you, all your potential and promise. But over the years, you make decisions; you carve yourself into a given shape. Then the challenge is to keep discovering the green growing edge.
To be responsible, keep your promises to others. To be successful, keep your promises to yourself.
"Someday" is a disease that will take dreams to the grave with you.
Promises that you make to yourself are often like the Japanese plum tree - they bear no fruit.
Forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future.
To give so much time to the improvement of yourself That you have no time to criticise others, To be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, And too happy to permit the presence of trouble.
People with good intentions make promises, but people with good character keep them.
Sometimes as a man, you fear what you can't see.
Nobody can predict the future. You don't know what's going to happen. Tomorrow's not promised. The only thing you can do is live your life, hope for the best, continue to have faith, believe in yourself.
I’ve heard it said that every day you need half an hour of quiet time for yourself, or your Self, unless you’re incredibly busy and stressed, in which case you need an hour. I promise you, it is there. Fight tooth and nail to find time, to make it. It is our true wealth, this moment, this hour, this day.
Winter is the time of promise because there is so little to do - or because you can now and then permit yourself the luxury of thinking so.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own.
Be so busy Improving your self that you have no time to criticize others.
The repressed memory is like a noisy intruder being thrown out of the concert hall. You can throw him out, but he will bang on the door and continue to disturb the concert. The analyst opens the door and says, If you promise to behave yourself, you can come back in.
Promise me you'll always remember: you're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.
Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind.
To talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person you meet. To make all your friends feel that there is some thing in them.
There is one prevailing key to success.
Do what you resolve to do. Then you'll be a success. If you can discipline yourself to follow through on your promises to yourself, your self-esteem goes up. Persistence is self-discipline in action. Self-discipline is the foundation of self-confidence .
Talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet.
Keep listening to music, cause it gets you through everything, I promise.
Make your optimism come true.
To think well of yourself and to proclaim this fact to the world, not in loud words but great deeds. To live in faith that the whole world is on your side so long as you are true to the best that is in you.
Remember that people come and go, and of all the people in your life, you are the one who is there to stay. You are the one who can choose to love yourself, choose to respect yourself, and promise with all your heart and soul that you will never leave you.
Empower your possibility with the power of your promise.
I feel keeping a promise to yourself is a direct reflection of the love you have for yourself. I used to make promises to myself and find them easy to break. Today, I love myself enough to not only make a promise to myself, but I love myself enough to keep that promise
Lost motivation means that you broke promises to yourself and haven't corrected them yet. You need to believe in yourself again. This can only happen when you start fulfilling the small promises you make to yourself.
Promise to think only the best, to work only for the best, and to expect only the best from yourself and others.
Commitment Is what turns A Promise Into Reality.
There are so many ways to betray someone.
You can whisper behind his back. You can deceive him on purpose. You can deliver him into the hands of his enemy, when he trusts you. You can break a promise. The question is, if you do any of those things, are you also betraying yourself?
A married person does not live in isolation.
He or she has made a promise, a pledge, a vow, to another person. Until that vow is fulfilled and the promise is kept, the individual is in debt to his marriage partner. That is what he owes. 'You owe it to yourself' is not a valid excuse for breaking a marriage vow but a creed of selfishness.
Promise to be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, and too happy to permit trouble to press on you.
I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.
Curiosity takes courage. The most important promises are the ones you make to yourself. Pay Attention. Appreciate. Listen. Imagine.
The fatal flaw of human wisdom is that it promises that you can change your relationships without needing to change yourself.
A dream is a vision, a goal is a promise.
You can keep your promises to yourself by remaining flexible, focused, and committed.
May today build your faith in the promise of a better tomorrow.
PROMISE YOURSELF To make all your friends feel that there is something in them.
You have no idea how promising the world begins to look once you have decided to have it all for yourself. And how much healthier your decisions are once they become entirely selfish.
The allure of love is to have someone who knows you so well that you don't have to explain yourself. It is the promise of someone who cares enough about you to protect you against the world of strangers who do not wish you well.
Let God's promises shine on your problems
Wonder and despair are two sides of a spinning coin.
When you open yourself to one, you open yourself to the other. You discover a capacity for joy that wasn't in you before. Wonder is the promise of restoration: as deeply as you dive, so may you rise.
Just do this one thing: promise yourself you'll never deal underhanded to anybody. You'll be honest in all of your business dealings. That is hard. Conquer that one. Demand it of yourself. Demand a higher standard for yourself and your children and do it.
You can make a thousand promises to yourself that you'll take that same fantastic love and give it to someone else, but the moment you see that person with someone else, it's like a gut full of razorblades. It never gets easier. And it shouldn't, really.
Do not stand still disputing about your election - but set to repenting and believing. Cry to God for converting grace. Revealed things belong to you; in these busy yourself. Whatever God's purposes may be, I am sure His promises are true. Whatever the decrees of heaven may be, I am sure if I repent and believe I shall be saved.
When you set a goal, write it down and then it's like making a promise to yourself.