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Hi there! I'm Celestine Chua and my biggest passion in life is to help you achieve your highest potential and live your best life. I'm a blogger and life coach at The Personal Excellence Blog (TPEB), where I share my best advice on how to achieve personal excellence and live your best life. There, you will find hundreds of top quality articles and free ebooks covering many personal growth topics from Awareness & Growth, Goal Achievement, Relationships & People Skills, Habits, Emotional Mastery, Productivity and Getting Things Done, Purpose & Meaning, and many more. This free ebook is a gift from me to you, for pursuing your growth. Thank you so much for being you and for being who you are. I'm very passionate about you and your growth, and I truly want you to get the best learnings so you can live your best life. I believe you'll find the content in this book very useful as you pursue your personal growth journey. If you like what you read here, you are going to love all the other content in store for you at TPEB. If you haven't already, be sure to sign up for the free newsletter – Not only will you get free welcome gifts of 101 Things To Do Before You Die (ebook) and The Book of Top Inspiring Quotes (ebook), you'll also get a free lifetime subscription of premium personal development articles. Please sit back, relax and enjoy . Feel free to pass this on to your friends or family to so all of us can grow in excellence together!
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Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time
Lately I have been regularly posting inspiring quotes on twitter. If you haven’t added me on Twitter, please feel free to do so @celestinechua The thing I love about inspiring quotes is they pack so much wisdom in so few words. Some of them are really mind and heart opening – just reading them has the power to give you an eureka! moment. Based on the feedback I’ve been getting from others, it seems that they share the same sentiments too. Since the quotes are so popular, I decided to put together the most inspiring quotes so that all of you can benefit from these golden words of wisdom. These are quotes which have been meticulously hand-picked by me while surfing the net, reading books, or simply quotes I write when I get an epiphany moment. The Personal Excellence Blog - CelestineChua.com
For the quotes that resonate with you, make sure to put them around you through your environment so you are always reminded of them. Some examples of good places to place these quotes are: • • • • • • • Mobile welcome message Life handbook Noticeboard and/or walls in your room Desktop wallpaper Cover of your folder Working desk Photo frames in your house or office
Since I was a student, I have always been a big fan of motivational quotes. It’s one of my habits to surround myself with these quotes. Today, I have these quotes in places such as my mobile welcome message, my noticeboard in my bedroom, my life handbook and my office so I’m always in the face of inspiration. I recommend to do it too, because it’s really a great source of positive energy Below, you will find the menu overview of over 400 quotes. I have grouped the quotes into broad categories below for easy reference. Click on the links to browse to the respective categories. Enjoy :D
Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time (Over 400 and counting!)
• • • • • • • • • Quotes on Life (23 quotes) Quotes on Purpose (6 quotes) Quotes on Past, Present and Future (19 quotes) Quotes on Dreams and Passion (30 quotes) Quotes on Goals (11 quotes) Quotes on Hard Work (5 quotes) Quotes on Change (5 quotes) Quotes on Truth & Honesty (2 quotes) Quotes on Imagination & Creativity (4 quotes)
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Quotes on Confidence & Personal Power (24 quotes) Quotes on Courage & Fear (13 quotes) Quotes on Obstacles, Failure & Success (70 quotes) Quotes on Taking Action (29 quotes) Quotes on Planning (5 quotes) Quotes on Persistence (11 quotes) Quotes on Time Management and Productivity (10 quotes) Quotes on Wealth, Money & Finance (4 quotes) Quotes on Happiness & Emotional Mastery (31 quotes) Quotes on Love (11 quotes) Quotes on Learning & Growth (13 quotes) Quotes on Attitudes and Mindsets (44 quotes) Quotes on Responsibility (3 quotes) Quotes on Gratitude and Kindness (7 quotes) Quotes on Friendship (6 quotes) Quotes on Leadership (10 quotes) Quotes on Helping Others (5 quotes) Quotes on People and The World (26 quotes)
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” – Albert Einstein 3. S. And most importantly. “And in the end. “We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. Everything else is secondary. “There’s no next time.” ~ Anonymous 2. so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle.” – Alexander Graham Bell © rebecca-lily 5. it’s not the years in your life that count. The other is as though everything is a miracle. It’s now or never. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. It’s the life in your years. They somehow already know what you truly want to become.” – T. another opens.” The Personal Excellence Blog . To change your future. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. “The consequences of today are determined by the actions of the past.com 6 . Eliot 8.CelestineChua. but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us. We are spiritual beings having a human experience” – Pierre Teilhard de Chardin 7. alter your decisions today.” – Abraham Lincoln 4.” .Steve Jobs 6. “When one door closes. “We must not cease from exploration.Quotes on Life 1. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we began and to know the place for the first time. “Your time is limited.
18.“When you don’t get what you want. 16.“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. Find and address the root cause rather than try to fix the effect. let them not be written upon the heart. next year or next decade. 15.CelestineChua. To attract positive things in your life.“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 14. Don’t spend it by dwelling on unhappy things.9. There is always something going on. “For every effect there is a root cause.Don’t put off living to next week. The world owes you nothing.“My life is my message.” The Personal Excellence Blog . as there is no end to the latter. Garfield 21.“If wrinkles must be written upon our brow.“There are no ordinary moments.Life is a gift. start by giving off positive energy. It was here first.” – Peaceful Warrior 13. Spend it on things that matter.” 10. The only time you’re ever living is in this moment.Everything around us is made up of energy. Never forget to enjoy and bask in every moment you are in. you suffer. The spirit should not grow old.The mystery of life is not a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced – Art Van Der Leeuw 19.” – Peaceful Warrior.” 12.” – James A.com 7 .” – Gandhi 20. – Mark Twain 17.“Every moment you get is a gift.Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. If you get it. on the fallacy of attachment 11. you suffer too since you can’t hold on to it forever. next month.
com 8 . with all your heart. “One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests. it isn’t. “Nothing is likely to help a person overcome or endure troubles than the consciousness of having a task in life.Kleykamp (Regarding meditation) 23. “Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life… Therein he cannot be replaced. Thus.“Take care of your body.” – Viktor Frankl 2.CelestineChua.” – J. It’s the only place you have to live.“In the beginning you will fall into the gaps in between thoughts – after practicing for years. “Make your life a mission – not an intermission” ~ Unknown 6. everyone’s task is as unique as is his specific opportunity to implement it. If you’re alive.” – Buddha 3. “Your work is to discover your work and then. nor can his life be repeated.22.” – John Stuart Mill 4. to give yourself to it.” ~ Richard Bach #Go back to top Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” ~ Victor Frankl 5. “Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished.” ~ Jim Rohn #Go back to top Quotes on Purpose 1. you become the gap.
Olatunji 8. “Yesterday is history. “Don’t let the past steal your present” – Cherralea Morgen 2. “It doesn’t matter where you are. but only to the extent that they help one deal with the present. Whatever is past is gone beyond recall. The only way to get anything in the physical universe is by letting go of it.” ~ Bob Proctor 4.Quotes on Past. until it becomes present. You will suffocate. Let go & it will be yours forever”. Stop being a prisoner of your past.” ~ Ann Landers 9.N. “Holding on to anything is like holding on to your breath. – Deepak Chopra The Personal Excellence Blog . 6. Goenka 3. “We are all here for some special reason.com 9 . the more you are able to create the future you seek.” – B. “Be present – it is the only moment that matters.” – S. And today? Today is a gift.” – Robin Sharma Image © 5. that is where your future lies. The more you take responsibility for your past and present. That’s why we call it the present. Remembering the past and giving thought to the future are important. Present and Future 1. Become the architect of your future.CelestineChua. you are nowhere compared to where you can go. “Nobody gets to live life backward. Look ahead.” Peaceful Warrior 7. “One has to live in the present. tomorrow is a mystery. whatever is future remains beyond one’s reach.
” – Dale Carnegie 13. he is a parent of the future.Don’t put off living to next week. What you’ll be is what you do now.” – Doug Ivester 14. next month. It’s now or never. 11. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.” #Go back to top Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” ~ Albert Einstein 15.“There’s no next time.“What you are is what you have been. but we don’t know how many they are.” 12.“To create more positive results in your life. next year or next decade.“We think about all of our tomorrows.CelestineChua. The only time you’re ever living is in this moment.“The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past. replace ‘if only’ with ‘next time’.“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions. so let’s start making the most of our Todays!” ~ Ivana Trump 17.“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams. It’s a matter of how you learn to overcome them and using them to your advantage.“One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living.“Everyone faces challenges in life.10.” – Buddha 19.” ~ Herbert Spencer 18.com 10 .” 16.
“Do what you love and the money will follow. the less I call it work. Now put foundations under them. 5. “Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. then improbable. your work need not be lost.com 11 . that is where they should be. You are already naked.” – Howard Thurman 8.” – Henry David Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them. “It is never too late to be what you might have been. “If you have built castles in the air.” – Walt Disney 9. then inevitable. “At first dreams seem impossible. you have nothing to lose. And then go and do that. ask yourself what makes you come alive.Quotes on Dreams and Passion 1.CelestineChua. Because what the world needs is people who are alive.” 3.” ~ Steve Jobs. “If what you’re doing is not your passion.” – Marsha Sinetar 6. “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs.” – George Eliot 2.” – Christopher Reeve 4.” – Richard Bach 7. “The more I want to get something done. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
Period.“No matter where you are in life right now. no matter who you are.“The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.Thoreau 10. and the implanting of a desire indicates that its gratification is in the constitution of the creature that feels it.“No dreamer is ever too small. no dream is ever too big.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 15.” – Esther & Jerry Hicks 11. you gotta protect it.“Don’t be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality.” – Belva Davis 13.” – Pursuit of Happyness (Movie) Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . they wanna tell you you can’t do it. you can make it so. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach.” – Anonymous 18.“You got a dream. If you want something.“I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece.“Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul. who walk their talk.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 12.com 12 .” – Les Brown 16.“Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life. go get it. no matter how old you are – it is never too late to be who you are meant to be. People can’t do something themselves.” – Doug Ivester 19.” ~ Tony Robbins 14.CelestineChua.“There’s nothing capricious in nature. If you can dream it.” – Niccolo Machiavelli 17.
” ~ Terry Hostetler 26. until they are right.“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions. and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others. the social.” – Les Brown 27.com 13 .“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.“History shows us that the people who end up changing the world – the great political. the relationships you need.” 24. even sports revolutionaries – are always nuts.” ~ Albert Einstein 28.“Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want. the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you.” – John Eliot 22. technological. think about how you can do that now and make a living from it.“Don’t be pushed by your problems.“You will not do incredible things without an incredible dream. To aim for it requires that you know what you want” ~ Richard Koch 25. mental. social.“I am not my memories. and then they are geniuses.“Every second you spend thinking about someone else’s dreams you take time away from your own.“Instead of thinking about what you are going to do when you retire. be led by your dreams. you’ll never get it all.” – John Eliot 21. If you don’t aim for it all. I am my dreams. and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled.” – Yogi Ramen Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .20.” 23. scientific. artistic.CelestineChua.
Abert 4. “When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning. So throw off the bowlines. chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan.CelestineChua.” ~Tony Robbins 5. then we truly live life. it can achieve.” – Arnold H. “If you don’t design your own life plan.” – Bill Copeland Image © 6. Dream.” – Jim Rohn The Personal Excellence Blog . “The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score. Discover” ~ Mark Twain #Go back to top Quotes on Goals 1. Glasgow 2.” – Napoleon Hill 30.” – Greg Anderson 3.29. “The most important thing about goals is having one. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. Explore. “In life.“What the mind can conceive.” – Geoffry F. Sail away from the safe harbor. “The only reason we don’t have what we want in life is the reasons we create why we can’t have them. by dreams that need completion.com 14 . by pure love that needs expressing. you won’t go far unless you know where the goalposts are.“20 years from now you will be disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the one’s you did. as in football. Catch the trade winds in your sails.
it is even more important to have a plan orgoal. that determines your altitude. It is the result of preparation.” Napolean Hill #Go back to top Quotes on Hard Work 1. “The tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. “I’m a great believer in luck.com 15 . “It is your attitude.” 11. 5. and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. not your aptitude. “Everything is always created twice.” – Zig Ziglar #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog . “The harder I work.” 8. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach. Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude. the luckier I get. learning from failure.” ~ Benjamin Mays 10.” – Gary Player 4.“A goal is a dream with a deadline.“People with clear.” – Zig Ziglar 9. first in the mind and then in reality. written goals. hard work. accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine. To build a life.”~ Colin Powell 3.7. “You need a plan to build a house. “There are no secrets to success.CelestineChua.” – Thomas Jefferson 2.
com 16 . you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. Only when we change and grow. You cannot control what happens to you. “The greatest advantage of speaking the truth is that you don’t have to remember what you said. and in that.” ~From Wisdom of The Orange Woodpecker 4. “Your life does not get better by chance.” The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Barack Obama 2.Quotes on Change 1. We are the change that we seek. We’ll see a world we never know.” – Jim Rohn #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Truth and Honesty 1. “All great changes are preceded by chaos. but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you.CelestineChua.” 2. ~ Sri Ram 5. “Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. But change is constant. “Change is not pleasant. it gets better by change. “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.” ~ Deepak Chopra 3.
nothing can shake you.” ~Unknown 2. “Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions. Imagination will take you everywhere.” ~ Deepam Chaterjee 3. “When you are totally at peace with yourself. “Man’s mind.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes #Go back to top Quotes on Confidence & Personal Power 1. “All children are artists.” ~ Pablo Picasso 4.” ~ Albert Einstein 3.” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “Why compare yourself with others? No one in the entire world can do a better job of being you than you.CelestineChua. once stretched by a new idea. “Logic will get you from A to B.” ~ Albert Einstein.com 17 . The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.#Go back to top Quotes on Imagination and Creativity 1. then you are forced to expand your consciousness. never regains its original dimensions. “If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone. 2.
4. and stronger than you seem. not a second rate version of someone else. but a pattern of thinking that will improve your likelihood of success. “Confidence is not a guarantee of success. “To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are.com 18 . “You’re braver than you believe.CelestineChua.“The person who says something is impossible should not interrupt the person who is doing it.“Life is about choice. John Eliot from Overachievement 6. a tenacious search for ways to make things work. “In order to be walked over. and smarter than you think.” – Chinese proverb 14. “Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong.A.” ~ Unknown 7.” – A.” – Dr.“Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already. ” – Judy Garland 10.” – Thomas Edison 11.“We do not need magic to transform our world.” ~J. You can choose to be a victim or anything else you like to be. you have to be lying down.” – Zig Ziglar 12.“ Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” 8.K. Rowling 13. “Be a first rate version of yourself. Milne 9.“Others can stop you temporarily – you are the only one who can do it permanently.” 5.
you can.“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own.com 19 . the ecology.” – Herbert Ottto #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog . then.” – Richard Bach 19. caring.” – Jim Rohn 17. Most of all.“I have no special talents. Only you can stop you.” – Albert Einstein 24. then.“Obstacles can’t stop you.“We are all functioning at a small fraction of our capacity to live fully in its total meaning of loving. I am only passionately curious. Consequently.CelestineChua.15.“Argue for your limitations and sure enough.“We are what we repeatedly do. If you look inwards. Problems can’t stop you. If you believe you can’t.” – Albert Ellis 21.“Life has no limitations.” – Les Brown 20. except the ones you make.” – J.“If you believe you can. well you can’t.“Many answers to what you seek don’t lie “out there”.” 18. the actualizing of our potential can become the most exciting adventure of our lifetime. creating and adventuring. Gitomer 22.“We can have more than we’ve got because we can become more than we are. they’re yours.” —Aristotle 23.” 16. You realize that you control your own destiny. You do not blame them on your mother. or the president. is not an act but a habit. other people can’t stop you. you’ll find the answer has been in you all along. excellence.
” – Elbert Hubbard 9.” – Unknown 7. “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. 3. you cannot be your best. you feel free. “Fear is nothing more than a mental monster you have created. “The quicker you let go of old cheese. you cannot grow.” ~Winston Churchill Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . Who Moved My Cheese? 2. what else is there?” – Les Brown 8. Jr. the sooner you find new cheese. you don’t. “If you try. “If you’re not willing to risk. The Monk who sold his Ferrari 6. “When you move beyond your fear. If you cannot be happy.Quotes on Courage & Fear 1.” 5. “Fear. you cannot be happy.CelestineChua.Who Moved My Cheese? 4. uncertainty and discomfort are your compasses toward growth. If you cannot be your best.” – Martin Luther King. “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Spencer Johnson.com 20 . a negative stream of consciousness” – Robin Sharma. you might get exactly what you want. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. If you don’t.” – Spencer Johnson. If you cannot grow. courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
” – Ralph Waldo Emerson” 13. Or invulnerability. “Life is either a daring adventure. Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .the great political. All life is an experiment.“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure. you can get there if you’re willing to work. social.“A warrior is not about perfection. scientific.“Don’t be timid and squeamish about your actions.” ~ David Brinkley 3. “You already have every characteristic necessary for success if you recognize.CelestineChua. though. claim. or it is nothing. Or victory. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. technological. develop and use them” – Zig Ziglar 4.” ~ Oprah Winfrey 5. He is about absolute vulnerability. shows us that the people who end up changing the world. the better.” – Peaceful Warrior 12.com 21 . Failure & Success 1. “History.” – Helen Keller #Go back to top Quotes on Obstacles. The more experiments you make.Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong 11. “The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. That is the only true courage.” ~ Helen Keller 2. Whatever your goal.10.
” – Peter A. and have another go.” 12. on the contrary.“Every artist was first an amateur.“There is no failure except in no longer trying” – Elbert Hubbard 14.“As soon as you truly commit to making something happen.com 22 . Problems can’t stop you. but if you don’t run you’ve already lost.” – Barack Obama The Personal Excellence Blog . It’s a lot of little steps. Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead.“Athletes visualize winning 1000s of times before they step on the track.” – Tony Robbins 11.” – Sydney Smith 8.” – J. Cohen 9. “Problems remain as problems because people are busy defending them rather than finding solutions.” 10. even sports revolutionaries.” Phillip Adams 15. Only you can stop you. the “how” will reveal itself. and then they’re geniuses. obtain a victory by exerting. “Obstacles can’t stop you.“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.CelestineChua.are always nuts. more vigorous efforts than ever before.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 13. Gitomer 7.artistic. Most of all. at the last moment. They’ve already won.” ~ Dr. “Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals. other people can’t stop you. Other people just don’t know it yet.“Unless you’re willing to have a go. success won’t happen.” – Herodotus 17. John Eliot 6.“Some give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal.“If you run you stand a chance of losing. until they’re right. while others.” – Dale Carnegie 16. “There is no one giant step that does it. fail miserably.
take a detour.” – Mahatma Gandhi The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Jim Rohn 26.” -Mary Kay Ash founder 28. Failure is merely a pitstop between where you stand and success.” – Napoleon Hill 21.” – Napoleon Hill Image © 23.“First they ignore you. It’s built on failure.” – Sumner Redstone Chairman 27. You just have to find it.“A Quitter never wins – and – a Winner never quits. and for a time.“Winning means being unafraid to lose.” – Napoleon Hill 20.com 23 . Failure inspires winners and defeats losers.”.“Success is not built on success.“The greatest achievement was. at first.“Cultivate your desire for success to be greater than the fear of failure. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe. Failure allows you to learn the fastest.“To be successful you don’t need to do extraordinary things.18.“No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.” 24. there’s an alternative course of action. Then you win. When you come to a roadblock.“Greatest success comes just one step beyond the point at which defeat overtakes you.” – Fran Tarkenton 25.“Every failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success.” 19. Then they laugh at you.Napoleon Hill 22.“For every failure. Then they fight you. you just need to do ordinary things extraordinarily well. but a dream. It’s built on frustration.CelestineChua.
that determines your altitude. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life.29. when inventing the first commercial light bulb. I’ve found 10.“I’ve missed more than 9.“You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals. everyone fails at something. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed.“I can accept failure.” – Anthony Robbins 32.com 24 .Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude.“In order to succeed you must fail. But I can’t accept not trying. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . 30.CelestineChua.“As soon as anyone starts telling you to be “realistic. Good judgment is usually the result of experience.” – Zig Ziglar Image © 31.“It is your attitude.“Success in life is the result of good judgment. so that you know what not to do the next time. 38.” — Thomas Edison.“Brick walls are there for a reason: they let us prove how badly we want things. Washington 34.” cross that person off your invitation list.000 ways that don’t work.000 shots in my career. D’Angelo 36.” – John Eliot 37.” – Booker T. The Last Lecture (Book) 33. Experience is usually the result of bad judgment. not your aptitude.” Michael Jordan (Nike ‘Failure’ Commercial) 35.” – Anthony J. I’ve lost almost 300 games.” – Randy Pausch.“I haven’t failed.
“One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.“Every adversity.“Success is not to be pursued. Not to have tried is the true failure.” – Confucius 49.“Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. Woodberry 50.“I’ve always believed that if you put in the work.“Some people want it to happen. How much you can take and keep moving forward.“The secret to success is to start from scratch and keep on scratching.” – Dennis Green 47.CelestineChua. every failure.” – Napoleon Hill 44.” – Jim Rohn 46.” – Robert Francis Kennedy 45.com 25 . the results will come.” – Henry Ward Beecher 43.“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire. not fail. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.” ~Robert Kiyosaki The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Michael Jordan 40. ~G.39.” – Henry David Thoreau 42.“But it ain’t about how hard you hit.” – Jim Rohn 51. it is to be attracted by the person we become.Defeat is not the worst of failures. some wish it would happen. That’s how winning is done!” – Rocky Balboa 48.“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. and how you handle disappointment along the way.” – Michael Jordan 41.“Men are born to succeed.“Success is what you attract by the person you become. every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit. the size of your dream. others make it happen.
It is the result of preparation. even though checkered by failure.during times of adversity our true character will show.“Failure is not falling down.” -Pable Picasso 56.“Success is not the key to happiness. That’s why they Win.” Abraham Lincoln 55.” – Deamsian Wisdom 54.“Winners don’t Quit. you will be successful.” – Teddy Roosevelt The Personal Excellence Blog .com 26 .You become stronger with every problem you face and every obstacle you overcome.“It is hard to fail.” 61.Elbert Hubbard 62.”~ Colin Powell 58.“Far better it is to dare mighty things.” – Albert Schweitzer 64. than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much. Happiness is the key to success. but refusing to get back up.“A diamond is a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.(Tool+Training+Experience) x Mindset = Goal/Success —. but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” -Theodore Rosevelt 53..BUT if your mindset is zero then equation is (100 + 100 +100) x 0 = Failure 63.52.“I am always doing things I can’t do. hard work. to win glorious triumphs. 60. That is how I get to do them. If you love what you are doing. because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.CelestineChua.” – Unknown 57.“There are no secrets to success. learning from failure. 59.“That some achieve great success is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.It is our experiences that mold us into who we are….The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.
It’s a matter of how you learn to overcome them and using them to your advantage.” – Doug Firebaugh 4.” 68. when spelled out.” -Pablo Picasso 2. “Problems remain as problems because people are busy The Personal Excellence Blog .” 5. nothing changes.“Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.“Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” 70.“Everyone faces challenges in life.“Nothing is impossible.com © jurvetson 27 .65.” ~Unknown 67.“Impossible.” 69. stands for ‘I’m possible’.” ~ Marilyn Monroe #Go back to top Quotes on Taking Action 1. “By changing nothing. it gets better by change.” – Jim Rohn 3. “Action is the foundational key to all success.” ~ Woody Allen 66. “Your life does not get better by chance.“The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them. “Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow.CelestineChua.
defending them rather than finding solutions. “It is not enough to stare up the steps.” ~ Nora Roberts 13. Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead.” 6. but what you do with what happens to you.“The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today’s work extremely well!” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . I pay less attention to what men say.“If you do what you’ve always done. “We all have ability. the answer is always no.” 12. Just do the dishes. you’re always in the same place. “As I grow older. you’ll never have it.” ~ Norman Vincent Peale 8. I just watch what they do.CelestineChua.“It’s not what you’ve got. “The secret of life isn’t what happens to you. it’s what you do that makes a difference. If you don’t step forward. And watch the momentum build. we must step up the stairs.” – Brian J 15. If you don’t ask.” – Stevie Wonder 9. you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.“If you don’t go after what you want.com 28 .“Don’t get bogged down with all the details of how it’s going to come together.” ~ Walter Anderson 11.” ~ Tony Robbins 14.” ~ Andrew Carnegie 10.” ~ Vaclav Havel 7.“Nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action. The difference is how we use it.
Martin Luther King Jr.You drown not by falling into a river.”~ Dr.” – Unknown 23.” – Albert Einstein 18.” – Yoda 29. just take the first step.com 29 . There is no try. nothing is ever going to come out of it. – Paulo Coelho 24.“Even if you’re on the right track.16. you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Abraham Lincoln 20.“There is no starting or stopping.“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.“Commitment leads to action.“The person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” – Anthony J.” ~ Marcia Wieder 27.“Take the first step in faith.“If you have time to whine and complain about something then you have the time to do something about it.” – Esther & Jerry Hicks 25. D’Angelo 26.” – Lao Tze The Personal Excellence Blog . 28. but by staying submerged in it. Action brings your dream closer.“When nothing you do matters. If you don’t.“If you try.Unless you choose to take action on what you want.“Do or do not. you might get exactly what you want. Only doing.” – Angel 19.CelestineChua.” – Peaceful Warrior 22.“The secret of getting ahead is getting started”–Mark Twain 17. You don’t have to see the whole staircase. you don’t.” —Will Rogers 21. the only thing that matters is what you do.
“You need a plan to build a house. it is even more important to have a planor goal.” – Niccolo Machiavelli #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Persistence 1. “He who fails to plan. it is not all mixed up. “If you don’t design your own life plan. A.CelestineChua.” – Jim Rohn 5. Milne 3.” – A. so that when you do it.com 30 .” – Zig Ziglar 4.” – Joe Girard The Personal Excellence Blog . “The elevator to success is out of order. “Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul. chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan.#Go back to top Quotes on Planning 1. plans to fail.” 2. “Organizing is what you do before you do something. To build a life. You’ll have to use the stairs… one step at a time. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Genius will The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Confucius 9.” – Mark Twain 3. or her.” – Dale Carnegie 10.com 31 . and achieving our mark. “When you come to the end of your rope. But it ain’t about how hard ya hit. Roosevelt 6. It’s a very mean and nasty place and I don’t care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks. “We are made to persist. You. and not pointing fingers saying you ain’t where you wanna be because of him. and then starting on the first one. me. How much you can take and keep moving forward.” – Zig Ziglar 5. That’s how we find out who we are. nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.CelestineChua.“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.2. That’s how winning is done! Now if you know what you’re worth then go out and get what you’re worth.” -Tobias Wolff 8. or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. “The greater danger lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short. But ya gotta be willing to take the hits. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. “The secret of getting started is breaking your complex. but in setting our aim too low. “Most of the important things in the world have been accompanied by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. “The world ain’t all sunshine and rainbows. or anybody! Cowards do that and that ain’t you! You’re better than that!” – Rocky Balboa 7. “The major difference between the big shot and the little shot is the big shot is just a little shot who kept on shooting. It’s about how hard you can get it and keep moving forward.” – Franklin D. tie a knot and hang on. Talent will not.” – Michelangelo 4.
Jackson Brown. You can’t keep it. Michaelangelo. “Efficiency.” ~ Harvey MacKay 2. compiled by H. The slogan ‘press on’ has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race. unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Thomas Jefferson.” – Peter Drucker Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . but you can spend it. “I cannot make my days longer so I strive to make them better. but it’s priceless. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller. Persistence and determination are omnipotent.not. Education will not. which is doing things right. but you can use it. Jr.“If you get up one more time than you fall. You can’t own it.” ~ Henry David Thoreau 4. 3.CelestineChua. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back. “You don’t get paid for the hour. and Albert Einstein.” – Jim Rohn 5. you will make it through. is irrelevant until you work on the right things. “Time is free. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour. the world is full of educated derelicts.” ~ Chinese Proverb #Go back to top Quotes on Time Management & Productivity 1. Mother Teresea.” – Life’s Little Instruction Book.com 32 . “Don’t say you don’t have enough time. Pasteur.” ~ Calvin Coolidge 11. Leonardo da Vinci.
and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others. the relationships you need.” ~ Richard Koch Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . the social. “Productivity = creating value and delivering it to people. but to schedule your priorities. The easy jobs will take care of themselves. “The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money.” -Henry Ford #Go back to top Quotes on Wealth. To aim for it requires that you know what you want. mental.com 33 . and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled. “Do the hard jobs first.“It’s been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste. you’ll never get it all. “Do what you love and the money will follow.” ~ Dale Carnegie 9.6.” – Marsha Sinetar 3.” ~ Unknown 2.Steve Pavlina 7.CelestineChua. “Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want.” .” – Stephen Covey 8. All other busywork is unproductive fluff and should be minimized. “The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule. If you don’t aim for it all. the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you. Money & Finance 1. “Ask yourself this question: ‘Will this matter a year from now?’” -Richard Carlson 10.
“Becoming rich isn’t as much about getting rich financially as about whom you become.” ~ Mildred Barthel The Personal Excellence Blog .4.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 8. Do not seek it without. Live as though heaven is on earth.” – Albert Schweitzer 7.” ~ Benjamin Franklin 3.com 34 . “Dance as though no one is watching you. but a method of traveling. Sing as though no one can hear you. or worry about what may never happen.” – Buddha 5. “Happiness is not a station you arrive at. “Peace comes from within. Keep in the sunlight. Love as though you have never been hurt before. “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. Happiness is the key to success. in character and mind.” ~ T. “I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become. “Happiness is a conscious choice. “Do not anticipate trouble.CelestineChua. you will be successful.” ~Souza 2. Harv Eker #Go back to top Quotes on Happiness & Emotional Mastery 1. If you love what you are doing. not an automatic response. “Success is not the key to happiness. to get rich.” ~Margaret Runbeck 6.” ~ Oprah Winfrey 4.
CelestineChua. we will eventually achieve what we set out to do. it’s because you allow yourself to be affected by it.“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 14. Chesterton 18. People draw attachment to outcomes and situations which affect their emotional state.“People think about what they don’t want and attract more of the same. It only feels good when you stop.“Worrying is the same thing as banging your head against the wall.“When I let go of what I am.” 10.9.” -Thomas A. I become what I might be.“Little minds have little worries. Every situation there is always something to be learned.“Discontent is the first necessity of progress. big minds have no time for worries.com 35 .” – Lewis Smedes 16. Results are results. “If things depress you.K. you can see the stars.” – Buddha 17.” 11.” Ralph Waldo Emerson 13.” ~G.“Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion. and if we are able to take away the important lessons. Edison Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 15.” -Lao Tzu 19.” John Powers 12. Our emotions are our emotions.“When it is dark enough.“Angels can fly because they take themselves so lightly.“To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.
“Whenever you see something you dislike.“To create more positive results in your life. nothing can shake you.” – Wayne Dyer 29. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.“The more you extend kindness to yourself. It gives you something to do but it gets you nowhere.” ~ Author Unknown 27.“Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars.” 22.“Worrying is like a rocking chair. You grow old because you stop laughing.” ~ Deepam Chaterjee 26. cry.“Some of the greater things in life are unseen.CelestineChua.com 36 . replace “if only” with “next time”.No one can hurt you without your consent.“Happiness is an effect of doing what you love. or dream” ~ Unknown 31.“The best vitamin to be a happy person is B1.“You don’t stop laughing because you grow old. use that time and energy to constructively deal with whatever is causing the worry.” 25.” 23.” ~ Glenn Turner 30.” – Eleanor Roosevelt 24. not an end goal to be achieved.” 28. that’s why you close your eyes when you kiss.“Rather than waste time and energy worrying.” #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog .20. it represents something you are repelling inside of you. the more it will become your automatic response to others.“When you are totally at peace with yourself.” – Michael Pritchard 21.
’” – Ayn Rand (Day 20 of 30DLBL – Loving Yourself) 3. “To say I love you’ one must first be able to say the ‘I. “If one wishes to know love. “One does not fall ‘in’ or ‘out’ of love. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. as much as anyone in the universe. “The one thing we can never get enough of is love. “You.CelestineChua. in action. deserve your love and respect. “Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. “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 9. straight from your heart.” – Buddha 4.” – Leo Buscaglia 6. one must live love.” – Henry Miller 10.” – Martin Luther King.com 37 .” – Helen Keller 7.” -Albert Einstein 2.” © dev null The Personal Excellence Blog . One grows in love. that actually have the greatest impact. They must be felt with the heart. Jr 8.” – Leo Buscaglia 5.Quotes on Love 1. “There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. And the one thing we never give enough of is love.“It’s the little things done consistently over time.
” – John Simone 3. “The final mystery is oneself.” ~ Confucious 5. “The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can’t read them.” #Go back to top Quotes on Learning and Growth 1.“What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things. “Man’s mind.” ~ Oscar Wilde 8. the more important question is – what do you intend to do now with that information?” – Article: Are You a Self-Help Junkie? 6.11.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes 4.com 38 . “The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.” ~ Carl Gustav Jung Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “Beyond getting inspired after reading a self-help post. “I hear and I forget. “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. never regains its original dimensions.” ~ Mark Twain 2. I do and I understand. I see and I remember. once stretched by a new idea.CelestineChua.” ~ Unknown 7. “The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.
is not an act but a habit. they become habits. they become actions. and you have the ability -if you try even a little bit.com 39 .” – Lao Tze 11. other people can’t stop you. they become character. excellence. we would literally astound ourselves. Watch your actions. to change your point of attraction. Watch your habits.” – J. “If we all did the things we are capable of doing. to tell a new story. Edison 3. they become words.“The only limits in your life are those that you set yourself.” ~ Abraham-Hicks 2. A belief is nothing more than a chronic pattern of thought. Watch your character. “A belief is only a thought you continue to think.9. Problems can’t stop you. “How you think is as important as as what you think” 4.” ~ Unknown 10. “Watch your thoughts.” #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Attitudes and Mindsets 1.“Obstacles can’t stop you. Gitomer 12.“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” – Thomas A.to begin a new pattern. Watch your words.CelestineChua.” —Aristotle 13.” —Lao-Tze The Personal Excellence Blog . Most of all.“We are what we repeatedly do. it becomes your destiny. “The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are. Only you can stop you. then. to achieve a different vibration.
” 8.” – William James 10.” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . it is because we do not dare that things are difficult. and achieves the impossible.CelestineChua.” – Henry Ford 11.” 13.“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity.” – Yogi Ramen 7. feels the intangible.” 6. In that space is our power to choose our response.” – Seneca 14.“You can’t get to a place that you don’t believe exists.” – Winston Churchill 12. “The quality of your life is determined by the quality of your thoughts.The positive thinker sees the invisible.“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare. 15.” – Leon Battista Alberti (1404–72) 16. “Every second you spend thinking about someone else’s dreams you take time away from your own.“The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it.“Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right.5. “Between stimulus and response there is a space.com 40 . “Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. An optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Viktor Frankl 9. “The only limits in your life are those that you set yourself. In our response lies our growth and freedom.“A man can do all things if he will.
then.” – Sir James Dewar 27. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing.” – Peaceful Warrior 22.” – Mahatma Gandhi 21.“Minds are like parachutes. Jackson Brown 23. They only function when they are open.“Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it. base your dreams outside of your life experiences.“When you can’t change the direction of the wind – adjust your sails.CelestineChua.com 41 .“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be.“Sometimes you have to lose your mind before you can come to your senses.“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own.“There is always room in your life for thinking bigger.” 26. If you believe you can’t. it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. well you can’t. On the contrary.“When a man is wrapped up in himself he makes a pretty small package. Thus to maximize your experience of life. if I have the belief that I can do it. you can.“(Tool+Training+Experience) x Mindset = Goal/Success. You realize that you control your own destiny.” 25.” ~ H. You do not blame them on your mother. I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.” –John Ruskin The Personal Excellence Blog .17.” – Tony Robbins 18.“Our life experiences often create a limited worldview of what is and what is not possible. pushing limits and imagining the impossible.” – Albert Ellis 19. BUT if your mindset is zero then equation is (100 + 100 +100) x 0 = Failure” 20. replace “if only” with “next time”.“If you believe you can.” 24.” ~Ernest Holmes 28.“To create more positive results in your life. or the president. the ecology.
” -Vince Lombarde 32. Enigma 30. It’s then about breaking our personal limits and outgrowing ourselves to live our best lives.29.” – Jim Rohn 37.” 39.com 42 .” – Odyssey of the Mind.” – Zig Ziglar 31.“You see things and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were and I say ‘Why not?’” ~ George Bernard Shaw 35. perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.“If the grass is greener on the other side.“Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities” – Terry Josephson 36.CelestineChua.” 33.” ~Winston Churchill 34.” – John Stuart Mill The Personal Excellence Blog .“The sky has never been the limit. just get rid of it.“Don’t wish it were easier.“One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests.“There is no teacher who can teach anything new.“You have to ‘Be’ before you can ‘Do’ and ‘Do’ before you can ‘Have’. He can just help us to remember the things we always knew.“We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible.” – Anonymous 40.” -Norman Vincent Peale Image © 38. maybe that’s because you’re not taking good care of your grass.“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.“If you want things to be different. We are our own limits.“Instead of thinking outside the box. wish you were better.
#Go back to top Quotes on Gratitude & Kindness 1.” – Milton Berle 42.“If opportunity doesn’t knock. is an empty desk?” — Albert Einstein 44.” — Cynthia Ozick (Day 15 of 30DLBL – Gratitude) The Personal Excellence Blog . of what then.” ~ Sri Ram #Go back to top Quotes on Responsibility 1.41. the more you are able to create the future you seek. and in that. but also for what you do not say” Martin Luther 2.“Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine. build a door. you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.CelestineChua. but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you.com 43 .“If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind. “We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” 3.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 43. “The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it.“You cannot control what happens to you. “You are not only responsible for what you say. The more you take responsibility for your past and present.
I The Personal Excellence Blog . there is an opportunity for a kindness.” – Wayne Dyer 7. “A friend is a gift you give yourself. a kind word. “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. Have you used one to say “thank you?” — William A.” – Buddha #Go back to top Quotes on Friendship 1. “Be kind. a listening ear. a smile. “I just do not hang around anybody that I don’t want to be with. but to one person you mean the world. Period. “A generous heart. and I can stay positive.” – Seneca 4.400 seconds today. an honest compliment. & a life of service & compassion are the things which renew humanity. “You may be one person in this world.com Image © 44 .2. kind speech. the more it will become your automatic response to others. For me. “The more you extend kindness to yourself.” 4.CelestineChua.” 3.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson 2. all of which have the potential to turn a life around. “God gave you a gift of 86. that’s been a blessing.” – Plato (Day 18 of 30DLBL – An Act of Kindness) 6. “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch. or the smallest act of caring. for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. “Wherever there is a human being.” – Leo Buscaglia 5. Ward 3.
” – Peter F. goes the way. leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall. “Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out. begin to expect excellence and then communicate that.” .Ron Clark Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “A leader is one who knows the way. you can look beside you and your best friend will be there.” – John Assaraf 5. Drucker 4. and shows the way.” ~ Unknown 6. it is the only way to teach” – Albert Einstein 2. who don’t mind saying sorry or thank you… and [are] having a fun time.CelestineChua. “Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success.com 45 . but to see who cares enough to break them down.” #Go back to top Quotes on Leadership & People Management 1. who want to learn.hang around people who are happy. “To move people toward excellence. “Management is doing things right. “When it hurts to look back. and you’re scared to look ahead. leadership is doing the right things. “Example isn’t another way to teach. who are growing.” 3.” 5.
“When you judge another.” ~Buddha 2. ” – Mother Teresa 10.com 46 . “Trust is the glue in relationships and organizations. learn more. “The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. “Do not wait for leaders. “Do not wait for leaders.” – Stephen Covey 8.“After you plant a seed in the ground. you are a leader. do more and become more. ” – Mother Teresa 5. person to person. person to person.6. “If you light a lamp for someone else it will also brighten your path. do it alone. do it alone.” -Wayne Dyer 7. learn more. “If your actions inspire others to dream more. you are a leader. and the life of the candle will not be shortened.” ~ John Quincy Adams 4. you do not define them. “If your actions inspire others to dream more.” ~ John Quincy Adams 9. 3M on limiting inferences to his team’s work #Go back to top Quotes on Helping Others 1.CelestineChua. do more and become more.” ~ Buddha 3. you don’t dig it up every week to see how it is doing” – William Coyne. you define yourself.
Great minds discuss ideas. No matter how much fault you find with another. it will not change you” ~ Wayne Dyer 2. “You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb. “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.com 47 .” – Silver Rule 6.” 3. “You are the average of the five people you spend most time with. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt 5. “All blame is a waste of time. and regardless of how much you blame him.” – Andrew Carnegie 7.CelestineChua.” – Golden Rule 4.” Ann Landers #Go back to top Quotes on People and The World 1.” – Jim Rohn The Personal Excellence Blog . “Never argue with ignorance. Small minds discuss people. Average minds discuss events. “Hate is like acid. “Do not do to others as you would not have others do to you.”~Ann Landers Image © 8.do him absolutely no good. It only leads to frustration. It can damage the vessel in which it is stored & destroy the object on which it is poured.
com 48 . Then you win.” 19. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be. then shift your attention to places where you will be valued and appreciated. (15 Ways To Raise Your Consciousness – Exclusive article in The Personal Excellence Book) 15.So you have some enemies…good.“Obstacles can’t stop you.To raise your consciousness.” -J.“You cannot teach a man anything.“Never waste a minute of your precious life by squandering it thinking about people you don’t like. 14.9. Gitomer 18. Then they fight you.” – Peaceful Warrior 12. Most of all. Problems can’t stop you. You can only help him find it within himself” – Galileo Galilei The Personal Excellence Blog .“First they ignore you.“Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is.” – Robert Redford 13. surround yourself with people of higher consciousness.“The people who are the hardest to love are the ones who need it the most.CelestineChua. Only you can stop you.“Speak to people according to the development of their consciousness. I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it. some cannot understand you and so fall into errors!” – Prophet Muhammad 11.” – Goethe 20.” – Mahatma Gandhi 17. other people can’t stop you.” – Rene Descartes 10. for if you speak all things to all people.“Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together.” – Steve Jobs 16.If you find you are not valued and appreciated.“Don’t let the noise of others opinions drown out your inner voice. “Whenever anyone has offended me. that means you stood up for something!” – Winston Churchill 21. Then they laugh at you.
Volume 1 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time.“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. Volume 2 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time.“The people who are the hardest to love are the ones who need it the most.” ~ Carl Gustav Jung #Go back to top Related Articles: • • • • 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time.“The world doesn’t owe you anything.” ~ Mark Twain 25.22.CelestineChua. but we make a life by what we give. Volume 3 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time.We make a living by what we get. Volume 4 The Personal Excellence Blog . 23.” – Peaceful Warrior 26. It was here first.” 24.com 49 .“What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
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