We all love those pearls of wisdom set in a simple phrase that can inspire and motivate us to think of ourselves differently.
Here are just a few:
Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.
If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got.
Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a butterfly.
What if I fall? Oh my darling, what if you fly?
If you don’t value your time, neither will others.
– Kim Garst
If you’re going through hell keep going.
The two most important days of your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why.
– Mark Twain
When the going gets tough, the tough get going
– Vince Lombardi
Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
-John D. Rockefeller
What’s the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their field
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.
Don’t die with the music in you
I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.
Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above it.
When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.
There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.
-Ella Wheeler Wilcox
The way you begin isn’t as important as how you finish. Finish Strong!
– Kaylene Mathews