It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.— Robert H. Schuller
Memorable Thriving quotations
To thrive in life you need three bones. A wishbone. A backbone. And a funny bone.
The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.
Sedentary culture is the goal of civilization.
It means the end of its lifespan and brings about its corruption.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.
Love is an orchid which thrives principally on hot air.
Human ordeals thrive on ignorance. To understand a problem with clarity is already half way towards solving it.
Surviving is important. Thriving is elegant.
The strawberry grows underneath the nettle And wholesome berries thrive and ripen best Neighbour'd by fruit of baser quality.
When women thrive, all of society benefits, and succeeding generations are given a better start in life.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately.
Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Live! Live the wonderful life that is in you! Let nothing be lost upon you.
Be always searching for new sensations. Be afraid of nothing.
I think it's so dope that I'm here in Chicago and contributing to the music scene that's thriving. People are so happy Chicago's shining that everyone is willing to say 'I represent Chicago.' That wasn't always the case.
Boundaries are basically about providing structure, and structure is essential in building anything that thrives.
People thrive on positive reinforcement.
They can take only a certain amount of criticism and you may lose them altogether if you criticize them in a personal way... you can make a point without being personal. Don't insult or belittle your people. Instead of getting more out of them you will get less
The mind is sharper and keener in seclusion and uninterrupted solitude.
Originality thrives in seclusion free of outside influences beating upon us to cripple the creative mind. Be alone-that is the secret of invention: be alone, that is when ideas are born.
We all make mistakes, but the people who thrive from their mistakes are the successful ones.
There is timing in the whole life of the warrior, in his thriving and declining, in his harmony and discord. Similarly, there is timing in the Way of the merchant, in the rise and fall of capital. All things entail rising and falling timing. You must be able to discern this.
The more healthy relationships a child has, the more likely he will be to recover from trauma and thrive. Relationships are the agents of change and the most powerful therapy is human love.
Nothing on earth consumes a man more quickly than the passion of resentment.
The Ego, however, is not who you really are.
The ego is your self-image; it is your social mask; it is the role you are playing. Your social mask thrives on approval. It wants control, and it is sustained by power, because it lives in fear.
Threats to freedom of speech, writing and action, though often trivial in isolation, are cumulative in their effect and, unless checked, lead to a general disrespect for the rights of the citizen.
Curiosity is insubordination in its purest form.
I know not how I may seem to others, but to myself I am but a small child wandering upon the vast shores of knowledge, every now and then finding a small bright pebble to content myself with
A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil;
but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
The Finland of the 21st century can thrive only if women of learning - in common with their male counterparts - are guaranteed the opportunity to use their creative potential to the full.
Truth is treason in the empire of lies.
Protest beyond the law is not a departure from democracy; it is absolutely essential to it.
When a child is thriving, there is no reason to spend time assessing intelligences. But when a child is NOT thriving - in school or at home - that is the time to apply the lens of multiple intelligences and see whether one can find ways to help the child thrive in different environments.
We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the Protestant ethic of hard work and sacrifices. Capitalism was built on the exploitation of black slaves and continues to thrive on the exploitation of the poor, both black and white, both here and abroad.
I have come to believe that in order to thrive, a child must have at least one adult in her life who shows her unconditional love, respect, and confidence.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Insanity is relative. It depends on who has who locked in what cage.
What is true is already so. Owning up to it doesn't make it worse. Not being open about it doesn't make it go away. And because it's true, it is what is there to be interacted with. Anything untrue isn't there to be lived. People can stand what is true, for they are already enduring it.