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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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” – Alexander Graham Bell © rebecca-lily 5.” – T. 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. Eliot 8. “There’s no next time. It’s the life in your years. S. We are spiritual beings having a human experience” – Pierre Teilhard de Chardin 7. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.Quotes on Life 1.com 6 .” . so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. To change your future. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we began and to know the place for the first time. “We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. “There are only two ways to live your life. And most importantly. alter your decisions today. another opens. it’s not the years in your life that count.” The Personal Excellence Blog .” ~ Anonymous 2.” – Abraham Lincoln 4. Everything else is secondary. have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. It’s now or never. “We must not cease from exploration.” – Albert Einstein 3. The other is as though everything is a miracle.Steve Jobs 6. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. “Your time is limited.CelestineChua. “When one door closes. “The consequences of today are determined by the actions of the past. “And in the end. One is as though nothing is a miracle.
on the fallacy of attachment 11. Garfield 21. Never forget to enjoy and bask in every moment you are in. Don’t spend it by dwelling on unhappy things. 15. To attract positive things in your life. “For every effect there is a root cause.“When you don’t get what you want. The world owes you nothing.The mystery of life is not a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced – Art Van Der Leeuw 19. – Mark Twain 17.” – Gandhi 20. as there is no end to the latter.” – Peaceful Warrior.Life is a gift.CelestineChua.“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 14.“My life is my message.“Every moment you get is a gift. start by giving off positive energy. Spend it on things that matter.Everything around us is made up of energy.Don’t put off living to next week.Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. 18. Find and address the root cause rather than try to fix the effect. It was here first. If you get it.9.” – James A. The spirit should not grow old.” – Peaceful Warrior 13.“There are no ordinary moments.“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. There is always something going on.” 12. next year or next decade.” The Personal Excellence Blog . next month. 16.” 10. you suffer too since you can’t hold on to it forever. The only time you’re ever living is in this moment.com 7 . let them not be written upon the heart. you suffer.“If wrinkles must be written upon our brow.
to give yourself to it. “Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life… Therein he cannot be replaced.22.” – Viktor Frankl 2. Thus.Kleykamp (Regarding meditation) 23. “One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests. “Make your life a mission – not an intermission” ~ Unknown 6. nor can his life be repeated.“Take care of your body.” – Buddha 3.” ~ Jim Rohn #Go back to top Quotes on Purpose 1.” ~ Richard Bach #Go back to top Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” – J. “Your work is to discover your work and then. “Nothing is likely to help a person overcome or endure troubles than the consciousness of having a task in life. with all your heart.” ~ Victor Frankl 5. you become the gap.“In the beginning you will fall into the gaps in between thoughts – after practicing for years. It’s the only place you have to live.com 8 .” – John Stuart Mill 4. “Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. it isn’t. everyone’s task is as unique as is his specific opportunity to implement it.CelestineChua. If you’re alive.
“Be present – it is the only moment that matters. Become the architect of your future. Stop being a prisoner of your past. the more you are able to create the future you seek. whatever is future remains beyond one’s reach.N. “Yesterday is history. “Don’t let the past steal your present” – Cherralea Morgen 2. Remembering the past and giving thought to the future are important. “It doesn’t matter where you are. “Nobody gets to live life backward. Let go & it will be yours forever”.” Peaceful Warrior 7.” – Robin Sharma Image © 5. And today? Today is a gift.” – B. Look ahead. you are nowhere compared to where you can go. Goenka 3.com 9 . – Deepak Chopra The Personal Excellence Blog . The more you take responsibility for your past and present. tomorrow is a mystery. You will suffocate.” – S. until it becomes present.CelestineChua. “One has to live in the present. The only way to get anything in the physical universe is by letting go of it. Present and Future 1.” ~ Ann Landers 9.Quotes on Past. 6. “Holding on to anything is like holding on to your breath. That’s why we call it the present. Olatunji 8. but only to the extent that they help one deal with the present. that is where your future lies. Whatever is past is gone beyond recall.” ~ Bob Proctor 4. “We are all here for some special reason.
” ~ Albert Einstein 15.” ~ Herbert Spencer 18.“One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living.“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.Don’t put off living to next week.“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.“What you are is what you have been. next month. next year or next decade.“To create more positive results in your life. It’s now or never. he is a parent of the future.” – Buddha 19.“Everyone faces challenges in life.” – Doug Ivester 14.” – Dale Carnegie 13.“The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past. so let’s start making the most of our Todays!” ~ Ivana Trump 17.” 16.10.” #Go back to top Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“There’s no next time. 11. What you’ll be is what you do now.com 10 . We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.“We think about all of our tomorrows. but we don’t know how many they are.CelestineChua. It’s a matter of how you learn to overcome them and using them to your advantage. The only time you’re ever living is in this moment.” 12. replace ‘if only’ with ‘next time’.
” 3. ask yourself what makes you come alive.” – Marsha Sinetar 6. “If what you’re doing is not your passion. then improbable. you have nothing to lose. “If you have built castles in the air. the less I call it work. 5.” – Howard Thurman 8. There is no reason not to follow your heart.” – Walt Disney 9. “The more I want to get something done. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – Henry David Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . Because what the world needs is people who are alive. your work need not be lost. Now put foundations under them. “All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them. “At first dreams seem impossible. then inevitable. “Do what you love and the money will follow.CelestineChua. that is where they should be. “Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.” ~ Steve Jobs.” – Christopher Reeve 4.” – George Eliot 2.” – Richard Bach 7. And then go and do that. “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs.com 11 .Quotes on Dreams and Passion 1. You are already naked.
com 12 .” – Doug Ivester 19.” – Anonymous 18.Thoreau 10.“I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. People can’t do something themselves. and the implanting of a desire indicates that its gratification is in the constitution of the creature that feels it. go get it. If you can dream it.” – Esther & Jerry Hicks 11. no matter how old you are – it is never too late to be who you are meant to be.CelestineChua. Period.“No dreamer is ever too small. no matter who you are.” – Niccolo Machiavelli 17. you can make it so.“No matter where you are in life right now.“You got a dream.“Don’t be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality.” – Belva Davis 13.“The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going. they wanna tell you you can’t do it.” ~ Tony Robbins 14. If you want something. you gotta protect it.“There’s nothing capricious in nature. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach. who walk their talk.” – Les Brown 16.” – Pursuit of Happyness (Movie) Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams. no dream is ever too big.“Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul.“Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 15.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 12.
” – John Eliot 22.“You will not do incredible things without an incredible dream.20.” 23.CelestineChua.com 13 .” – Yogi Ramen Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” – John Eliot 21. scientific. If you don’t aim for it all.“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. the social.“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.“Don’t be pushed by your problems.“Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want. technological. until they are right. you’ll never get it all.” – Les Brown 27. even sports revolutionaries – are always nuts. To aim for it requires that you know what you want” ~ Richard Koch 25. the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you.” 24. mental. the relationships you need. social.” ~ Terry Hostetler 26.“I am not my memories. artistic. think about how you can do that now and make a living from it.“History shows us that the people who end up changing the world – the great political. I am my dreams.” ~ Albert Einstein 28.“Instead of thinking about what you are going to do when you retire. and then they are geniuses. and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others.“Every second you spend thinking about someone else’s dreams you take time away from your own. and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled. be led by your dreams.
“If you don’t design your own life plan. Discover” ~ Mark Twain #Go back to top Quotes on Goals 1.CelestineChua.” – Napoleon Hill 30.” – Bill Copeland Image © 6. as in football. “The most important thing about goals is having one. “When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning. then we truly live life.“20 years from now you will be disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the one’s you did. by pure love that needs expressing.” – Jim Rohn The Personal Excellence Blog . And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.29. Catch the trade winds in your sails.com 14 .” – Geoffry F. chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. it can achieve. you won’t go far unless you know where the goalposts are.“What the mind can conceive. Sail away from the safe harbor.” ~Tony Robbins 5.” – Arnold H. “The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score. “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. Glasgow 2. Dream. “In life.” – Greg Anderson 3. Explore. Abert 4. So throw off the bowlines.
not your aptitude. “I’m a great believer in luck. “Everything is always created twice. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach. “The harder I work.” 8.” ~ Benjamin Mays 10. hard work.“A goal is a dream with a deadline. it is even more important to have a plan orgoal. Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude. “It is your attitude. learning from failure. “There are no secrets to success.7.com 15 . “The tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal.”~ Colin Powell 3. accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine.” 11. first in the mind and then in reality.” – Zig Ziglar 9. 5. and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. “You need a plan to build a house.” – Zig Ziglar #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog . To build a life.CelestineChua. the luckier I get. written goals.” Napolean Hill #Go back to top Quotes on Hard Work 1.“People with clear. that determines your altitude. It is the result of preparation.” – Gary Player 4.” – Thomas Jefferson 2.
We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.” – Barack Obama 2. it gets better by change.” – Jim Rohn #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Truth and Honesty 1. We’ll see a world we never know. You cannot control what happens to you.Quotes on Change 1.” The Personal Excellence Blog .CelestineChua. “Your life does not get better by chance. “Change is not pleasant. “The greatest advantage of speaking the truth is that you don’t have to remember what you said.” ~From Wisdom of The Orange Woodpecker 4. you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.com 16 .” 2. But change is constant. “Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. ~ Sri Ram 5. Only when we change and grow. We are the change that we seek.” ~ Deepak Chopra 3. “All great changes are preceded by chaos. “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. and in that. but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you.
nothing can shake you. “All children are artists.” ~ Albert Einstein. once stretched by a new idea.” ~ Pablo Picasso 4. then you are forced to expand your consciousness.” ~Unknown 2.#Go back to top Quotes on Imagination and Creativity 1. “Man’s mind. never regains its original dimensions. “Why compare yourself with others? No one in the entire world can do a better job of being you than you.” ~ Albert Einstein 3. “When you are totally at peace with yourself. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. “If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone.” ~ Deepam Chaterjee 3.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes #Go back to top Quotes on Confidence & Personal Power 1. “Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.CelestineChua.com 17 . “Logic will get you from A to B. 2.” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . Imagination will take you everywhere.
“The person who says something is impossible should not interrupt the person who is doing it. John Eliot from Overachievement 6. and smarter than you think. “Confidence is not a guarantee of success.“We do not need magic to transform our world.K. ” – Judy Garland 10.” ~ Unknown 7.” – A. Rowling 13. “In order to be walked over.” 8.” – Dr.” – Chinese proverb 14.” – Zig Ziglar 12. and stronger than you seem.“Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have.” – Thomas Edison 11.“ Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .4.“Life is about choice. a tenacious search for ways to make things work. Milne 9.CelestineChua. you have to be lying down. “You’re braver than you believe. not a second rate version of someone else. “Be a first rate version of yourself.“Others can stop you temporarily – you are the only one who can do it permanently.A. “Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong. but a pattern of thinking that will improve your likelihood of success.” ~J.” 5.com 18 . “To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are. You can choose to be a victim or anything else you like to be. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
com 19 .“Many answers to what you seek don’t lie “out there”. is not an act but a habit.” 16.” – Jim Rohn 17. If you believe you can’t.“Obstacles can’t stop you.” – Albert Ellis 21. You do not blame them on your mother. or the president. you’ll find the answer has been in you all along. excellence. except the ones you make. If you look inwards.“We can have more than we’ve got because we can become more than we are. Most of all.“If you believe you can.” – Les Brown 20.“We are what we repeatedly do.CelestineChua. Gitomer 22.“I have no special talents. creating and adventuring. the ecology. they’re yours.“Argue for your limitations and sure enough. well you can’t.” – Albert Einstein 24. then. other people can’t stop you.” – Herbert Ottto #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog .“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. Consequently. I am only passionately curious.15.” – Richard Bach 19.“Life has no limitations. Only you can stop you. you can. the actualizing of our potential can become the most exciting adventure of our lifetime. then. Problems can’t stop you.“We are all functioning at a small fraction of our capacity to live fully in its total meaning of loving.” – J.” —Aristotle 23. caring. You realize that you control your own destiny.” 18.
you don’t. you feel free.” – Martin Luther King. courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. If you cannot be happy. “Fear is nothing more than a mental monster you have created. If you cannot be your best.com 20 . “Fear. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak.” – Unknown 7. you might get exactly what you want. you cannot grow. a negative stream of consciousness” – Robin Sharma. “If you’re not willing to risk. “When you move beyond your fear.” – Elbert Hubbard 9. “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.CelestineChua. Jr. “The quicker you let go of old cheese. “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.Quotes on Courage & Fear 1. the sooner you find new cheese. If you don’t. “If you try.” – Spencer Johnson.” ~Winston Churchill Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .Who Moved My Cheese? 4. you cannot be your best. you cannot be happy. Who Moved My Cheese? 2.” – Spencer Johnson.” 5. 3. If you cannot grow. The Monk who sold his Ferrari 6. uncertainty and discomfort are your compasses toward growth. what else is there?” – Les Brown 8.
“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. Whatever your goal.” – Peaceful Warrior 12. “Life is either a daring adventure. “You already have every characteristic necessary for success if you recognize. Failure & Success 1. All life is an experiment. technological.“Don’t be timid and squeamish about your actions.” ~ David Brinkley 3. “History. Or invulnerability. He is about absolute vulnerability. The more experiments you make. you can get there if you’re willing to work. That is the only true courage. or it is nothing.Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong 11. social. claim. “The big secret in life is that there is no big secret.the great political. Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . develop and use them” – Zig Ziglar 4. though.“A warrior is not about perfection. scientific.10.” ~ Oprah Winfrey 5.“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure. shows us that the people who end up changing the world.CelestineChua. the better.com 21 . Or victory.” – Helen Keller #Go back to top Quotes on Obstacles.” ~ Helen Keller 2.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson” 13.
Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead. Other people just don’t know it yet. Gitomer 7. Problems can’t stop you. “There is no one giant step that does it.“If you run you stand a chance of losing.” – Dale Carnegie 16.“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. “Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.” – J. the “how” will reveal itself. Cohen 9. and have another go.artistic.” – Peter A.” – Sydney Smith 8.” 10. Only you can stop you. other people can’t stop you.“Every artist was first an amateur.CelestineChua.” – Herodotus 17. while others. John Eliot 6.com 22 .“Athletes visualize winning 1000s of times before they step on the track.“There is no failure except in no longer trying” – Elbert Hubbard 14. “Problems remain as problems because people are busy defending them rather than finding solutions. more vigorous efforts than ever before. It’s a lot of little steps.“As soon as you truly commit to making something happen. but if you don’t run you’ve already lost. and then they’re geniuses.” – Barack Obama The Personal Excellence Blog .” Phillip Adams 15.” – Tony Robbins 11. fail miserably. until they’re right. Most of all.are always nuts. success won’t happen.“Some give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal. at the last moment. on the contrary. even sports revolutionaries.” 12.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 13. They’ve already won.” ~ Dr.“Unless you’re willing to have a go. obtain a victory by exerting. “Obstacles can’t stop you.
18.“The greatest achievement was.“No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality. Failure allows you to learn the fastest.” – Jim Rohn 26.com 23 .” 19.” – Sumner Redstone Chairman 27.” – Napoleon Hill 21.” – Mahatma Gandhi The Personal Excellence Blog .“Cultivate your desire for success to be greater than the fear of failure. Then they fight you. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe. take a detour.CelestineChua. It’s built on frustration. Failure is merely a pitstop between where you stand and success.“Winning means being unafraid to lose. Then you win. but a dream.“Greatest success comes just one step beyond the point at which defeat overtakes you. Then they laugh at you. When you come to a roadblock. at first.“Success is not built on success. Failure inspires winners and defeats losers.“Every failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success.” 24. You just have to find it.“A Quitter never wins – and – a Winner never quits.“First they ignore you. you just need to do ordinary things extraordinarily well.”. there’s an alternative course of action.” -Mary Kay Ash founder 28.Napoleon Hill 22. and for a time.” – Napoleon Hill 20.” – Napoleon Hill Image © 23.“To be successful you don’t need to do extraordinary things. It’s built on failure.“For every failure.” – Fran Tarkenton 25.
“I can accept failure. when inventing the first commercial light bulb.“As soon as anyone starts telling you to be “realistic. I’ve found 10.“You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals. not your aptitude.” – John Eliot 37. Experience is usually the result of bad judgment.CelestineChua.Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude.” cross that person off your invitation list. Good judgment is usually the result of experience. And that is why I succeed. 30.” Michael Jordan (Nike ‘Failure’ Commercial) 35.“It is your attitude.” – Randy Pausch.29.” – Booker T.” — Thomas Edison.“In order to succeed you must fail. so that you know what not to do the next time.” – Michael Jordan Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Anthony J. D’Angelo 36. that determines your altitude.“I haven’t failed.000 ways that don’t work.“Brick walls are there for a reason: they let us prove how badly we want things. 38.000 shots in my career.“Success in life is the result of good judgment. everyone fails at something. The Last Lecture (Book) 33. Washington 34. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life.“I’ve missed more than 9. But I can’t accept not trying.com 24 . I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed.” – Anthony Robbins 32.” – Zig Ziglar Image © 31.
” ~Robert Kiyosaki The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Henry David Thoreau 42.“Every adversity.” – Dennis Green 47.” – Henry Ward Beecher 43. Woodberry 50.“But it ain’t about how hard you hit.“I’ve always believed that if you put in the work.“The secret to success is to start from scratch and keep on scratching. others make it happen.” – Jim Rohn 51.” – Michael Jordan 41. some wish it would happen. not fail. it is to be attracted by the person we become. ~G. That’s how winning is done!” – Rocky Balboa 48.CelestineChua. How much you can take and keep moving forward.“Success is what you attract by the person you become.“Men are born to succeed. every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit.“Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. Not to have tried is the true failure.39.“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire.” – Jim Rohn 46. and how you handle disappointment along the way.“Success is not to be pursued. the results will come.com 25 .Defeat is not the worst of failures.“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.“One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.” – Robert Francis Kennedy 45.” – Napoleon Hill 44.” – Michael Jordan 40. the size of your dream.” – Confucius 49. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.“Some people want it to happen. every failure.
” – Albert Schweitzer 64.“Failure is not falling down.” – Deamsian Wisdom 54. than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much.”~ Colin Powell 58.“Success is not the key to happiness. but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.“A diamond is a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.com 26 .“Far better it is to dare mighty things.BUT if your mindset is zero then equation is (100 + 100 +100) x 0 = Failure 63.“I am always doing things I can’t do. but refusing to get back up.“It is hard to fail. 59. to win glorious triumphs. If you love what you are doing.You become stronger with every problem you face and every obstacle you overcome.during times of adversity our true character will show. hard work.“That some achieve great success is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. It is the result of preparation. you will be successful.52.Elbert Hubbard 62. learning from failure.” Abraham Lincoln 55.“There are no secrets to success. Happiness is the key to success. even though checkered by failure.The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.” – Teddy Roosevelt The Personal Excellence Blog .“Winners don’t Quit.CelestineChua. That’s why they Win. That is how I get to do them.” -Theodore Rosevelt 53.” – Unknown 57.It is our experiences that mold us into who we are….. 60.(Tool+Training+Experience) x Mindset = Goal/Success —.” -Pable Picasso 56. because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.” 61.
65. It’s a matter of how you learn to overcome them and using them to your advantage.” 70.“Nothing is impossible.” – Doug Firebaugh 4. “Your life does not get better by chance. “By changing nothing. “Problems remain as problems because people are busy The Personal Excellence Blog . nothing changes.” 68.“The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them.” -Pablo Picasso 2.” – Jim Rohn 3. when spelled out.” ~ Woody Allen 66. stands for ‘I’m possible’.“Impossible. “Action is the foundational key to all success.“Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.” ~Unknown 67.“Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.“Everyone faces challenges in life.CelestineChua.” ~ Marilyn Monroe #Go back to top Quotes on Taking Action 1. it gets better by change. “Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow.” 69.” 5.com © jurvetson 27 .
” 6.” – Stevie Wonder 9. you’ll never have it.“Don’t get bogged down with all the details of how it’s going to come together. I just watch what they do.” – Brian J 15. you’re always in the same place.” ~ Walter Anderson 11.defending them rather than finding solutions. we must step up the stairs. it’s what you do that makes a difference.“Nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action.” 12. “It is not enough to stare up the steps. Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead. The difference is how we use it.“If you don’t go after what you want. you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” ~ Nora Roberts 13. Just do the dishes.” ~ Vaclav Havel 7. If you don’t step forward. I pay less attention to what men say. the answer is always no. “We all have ability.“The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today’s work extremely well!” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“It’s not what you’ve got.” ~ Andrew Carnegie 10. “As I grow older. If you don’t ask.com 28 .” ~ Tony Robbins 14. “The secret of life isn’t what happens to you.“If you do what you’ve always done.” ~ Norman Vincent Peale 8.CelestineChua. And watch the momentum build. but what you do with what happens to you.
the only thing that matters is what you do.“If you try. you’ll get run over if you just sit there.“Do or do not. you don’t.” – Yoda 29.” —Will Rogers 21.“The person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. There is no try.“There is no starting or stopping.16.” – Anthony J.“The secret of getting ahead is getting started”–Mark Twain 17.“If you have time to whine and complain about something then you have the time to do something about it.” – Abraham Lincoln 20.” – Esther & Jerry Hicks 25. you might get exactly what you want. but by staying submerged in it.” – Peaceful Warrior 22.“Even if you’re on the right track.” – Lao Tze The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Albert Einstein 18.”~ Dr.“Commitment leads to action. – Paulo Coelho 24. Action brings your dream closer.” ~ Marcia Wieder 27.” – Angel 19.“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. Martin Luther King Jr. Only doing.“The best way to predict your future is to create it. D’Angelo 26.“When nothing you do matters. nothing is ever going to come out of it.“Take the first step in faith. just take the first step.CelestineChua.You drown not by falling into a river.Unless you choose to take action on what you want. If you don’t.com 29 . You don’t have to see the whole staircase.” – Unknown 23. 28.
” – Niccolo Machiavelli #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Persistence 1. “Organizing is what you do before you do something. it is not all mixed up.#Go back to top Quotes on Planning 1. “You need a plan to build a house. it is even more important to have a planor goal. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. “If you don’t design your own life plan. “The elevator to success is out of order.” – Jim Rohn 5.” – Zig Ziglar 4. “He who fails to plan. A.com 30 .” – A. Milne 3. chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan.” 2. “Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul.” – Joe Girard The Personal Excellence Blog . plans to fail.CelestineChua. You’ll have to use the stairs… one step at a time. To build a life. so that when you do it.
“The secret of getting started is breaking your complex.” – Mark Twain 3. “When you come to the end of your rope.“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.” – Michelangelo 4. or anybody! Cowards do that and that ain’t you! You’re better than that!” – Rocky Balboa 7. and then starting on the first one.” – Franklin D. “We are made to persist.CelestineChua.” – Dale Carnegie 10. and achieving our mark. 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. How much you can take and keep moving forward.” – Zig Ziglar 5. It’s about how hard you can get it and keep moving forward. overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks. or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. You. but in setting our aim too low. tie a knot and hang on. “The major difference between the big shot and the little shot is the big shot is just a little shot who kept on shooting.” – Confucius 9. “The greater danger lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short. Genius will The Personal Excellence Blog . But it ain’t about how hard ya hit.2. or her.” -Tobias Wolff 8. and not pointing fingers saying you ain’t where you wanna be because of him. “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. That’s how winning is done! Now if you know what you’re worth then go out and get what you’re worth. me. Roosevelt 6.com 31 . That’s how we find out who we are. “The world ain’t all sunshine and rainbows. Talent will not. But ya gotta be willing to take the hits.
the world is full of educated derelicts.” ~ Chinese Proverb #Go back to top Quotes on Time Management & Productivity 1. Thomas Jefferson. You can’t keep it. Pasteur. but you can use it. You can’t own it. but you can spend it. Jr. Education will not. compiled by H. “Efficiency. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller. The slogan ‘press on’ has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.com 32 .CelestineChua. Persistence and determination are omnipotent.” ~ Henry David Thoreau 4. you will make it through. and Albert Einstein. Leonardo da Vinci.not. Michaelangelo.” – Peter Drucker Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “I cannot make my days longer so I strive to make them better. “Don’t say you don’t have enough time. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back. but it’s priceless. unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.” – Life’s Little Instruction Book. “You don’t get paid for the hour. is irrelevant until you work on the right things. “Time is free.” ~ Harvey MacKay 2. which is doing things right. Mother Teresea.“If you get up one more time than you fall.” ~ Calvin Coolidge 11. 3.” – Jim Rohn 5. Jackson Brown.
“It’s been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste. the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you.com 33 . If you don’t aim for it all. but to schedule your priorities.” – Stephen Covey 8.” ~ Richard Koch Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . the social. and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled. “Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want. mental.” -Henry Ford #Go back to top Quotes on Wealth. and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others. “Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.” ~ Unknown 2. To aim for it requires that you know what you want.CelestineChua.” – Marsha Sinetar 3. “The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule.6.” .” ~ Dale Carnegie 9. Money & Finance 1. “Do what you love and the money will follow. “Ask yourself this question: ‘Will this matter a year from now?’” -Richard Carlson 10. the relationships you need. All other busywork is unproductive fluff and should be minimized. you’ll never get it all.Steve Pavlina 7. “Productivity = creating value and delivering it to people. “The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money.
“Becoming rich isn’t as much about getting rich financially as about whom you become. to get rich.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 8. “Happiness is not a station you arrive at. “Do not anticipate trouble.” ~ Benjamin Franklin 3. “Peace comes from within. not an automatic response. Live as though heaven is on earth.” – Buddha 5. or worry about what may never happen.” – Albert Schweitzer 7. “Success is not the key to happiness. Do not seek it without.CelestineChua. Sing as though no one can hear you. “Happiness is a conscious choice.” ~ Mildred Barthel The Personal Excellence Blog . If you love what you are doing.4.com 34 . Keep in the sunlight.” ~Souza 2. “Dance as though no one is watching you.” ~ Oprah Winfrey 4.” ~ T. Happiness is the key to success. Harv Eker #Go back to top Quotes on Happiness & Emotional Mastery 1. you will be successful. in character and mind. but a method of traveling. “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. Love as though you have never been hurt before. “I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.” ~Margaret Runbeck 6.
Chesterton 18.” -Lao Tzu 19. it’s because you allow yourself to be affected by it.“When I let go of what I am.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 15. big minds have no time for worries. Edison Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“Discontent is the first necessity of progress.” ~G.” – Lewis Smedes 16.“Little minds have little worries.“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.CelestineChua.K.“Angels can fly because they take themselves so lightly.com 35 . you can see the stars. People draw attachment to outcomes and situations which affect their emotional state. “If things depress you.9. I become what I might be.“To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you. Every situation there is always something to be learned.“Worrying is the same thing as banging your head against the wall.” 10. we will eventually achieve what we set out to do.” – Buddha 17.“When it is dark enough. and if we are able to take away the important lessons. Our emotions are our emotions.” Ralph Waldo Emerson 13. It only feels good when you stop.” -Thomas A.” John Powers 12.“People think about what they don’t want and attract more of the same.“Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion. Results are results.” 11.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 14.
cry. or dream” ~ Unknown 31.“The more you extend kindness to yourself. it represents something you are repelling inside of you.” 23.CelestineChua.” ~ Author Unknown 27. nothing can shake you.“When you are totally at peace with yourself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt 24.“Some of the greater things in life are unseen. use that time and energy to constructively deal with whatever is causing the worry. It gives you something to do but it gets you nowhere. You grow old because you stop laughing.“To create more positive results in your life.” – Michael Pritchard 21.No one can hurt you without your consent.“You don’t stop laughing because you grow old.” ~ Glenn Turner 30.“Worrying is like a rocking chair.“Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars.“Rather than waste time and energy worrying.” – Wayne Dyer 29.“Whenever you see something you dislike.com 36 .“The best vitamin to be a happy person is B1.20. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward. the more it will become your automatic response to others.” 22. replace “if only” with “next time”.” 25. that’s why you close your eyes when you kiss.“Happiness is an effect of doing what you love.” 28.” ~ Deepam Chaterjee 26.” #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog . not an end goal to be achieved.
” © dev null The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Martin Luther King. deserve your love and respect. “One does not fall ‘in’ or ‘out’ of love.” – Leo Buscaglia 6. “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. “To say I love you’ one must first be able to say the ‘I. that actually have the greatest impact. “Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. One grows in love.com 37 . They must be felt with the heart.” -Albert Einstein 2.Quotes on Love 1.“It’s the little things done consistently over time. “If one wishes to know love. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. Jr 8.” – Leo Buscaglia 5. And the one thing we never give enough of is love.” – Henry Miller 10. in action. straight from your heart.” – Buddha 4.CelestineChua. one must live love.” – Helen Keller 7. “The one thing we can never get enough of is love.’” – Ayn Rand (Day 20 of 30DLBL – Loving Yourself) 3. “You. “There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. as much as anyone in the universe.
never regains its original dimensions.” ~ Unknown 7.” ~ Confucious 5.” – John Simone 3.” ~ Carl Gustav Jung Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.com 38 .” ~ Mark Twain 2. I do and I understand. “I hear and I forget.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes 4.11. I see and I remember. once stretched by a new idea. “The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can’t read them.” ~ Oscar Wilde 8. “The final mystery is oneself. “The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.CelestineChua. “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. the more important question is – what do you intend to do now with that information?” – Article: Are You a Self-Help Junkie? 6. “Beyond getting inspired after reading a self-help post. “The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.” #Go back to top Quotes on Learning and Growth 1. “Man’s mind.
is not an act but a habit. it becomes your destiny.” —Aristotle 13. excellence.to begin a new pattern. Watch your character.” #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Attitudes and Mindsets 1. Gitomer 12. they become character. they become words. A belief is nothing more than a chronic pattern of thought. “How you think is as important as as what you think” 4. Most of all.“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” ~ Unknown 10. Edison 3.” —Lao-Tze The Personal Excellence Blog . “Watch your thoughts. Problems can’t stop you. and you have the ability -if you try even a little bit.CelestineChua. Only you can stop you. other people can’t stop you. “A belief is only a thought you continue to think. Watch your actions. then. Watch your habits. they become actions. to tell a new story. to change your point of attraction. “If we all did the things we are capable of doing.“We are what we repeatedly do.” ~ Abraham-Hicks 2. “The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are. to achieve a different vibration.9.“Obstacles can’t stop you.” – J.” – Thomas A. they become habits.” – Lao Tze 11.“The only limits in your life are those that you set yourself.com 39 . we would literally astound ourselves. Watch your words.
and achieves the impossible. it is because we do not dare that things are difficult. 15.” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” 13.“A man can do all things if he will.CelestineChua. feels the intangible.” 6. In that space is our power to choose our response.“The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it. An optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. In our response lies our growth and freedom. “The quality of your life is determined by the quality of your thoughts.” – Henry Ford 11.“Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right.5.“You can’t get to a place that you don’t believe exists.The positive thinker sees the invisible. “Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. “Every second you spend thinking about someone else’s dreams you take time away from your own.” – William James 10.” – Viktor Frankl 9.” 8.” – Yogi Ramen 7.” – Seneca 14.” – Leon Battista Alberti (1404–72) 16.com 40 . “Between stimulus and response there is a space.“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity.” – Winston Churchill 12. “The only limits in your life are those that you set yourself.“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare.
” – Sir James Dewar 27. They only function when they are open.” – Albert Ellis 19.“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. base your dreams outside of your life experiences.” – Peaceful Warrior 22.17.” –John Ruskin The Personal Excellence Blog .CelestineChua. You realize that you control your own destiny. if I have the belief that I can do it.“When a man is wrapped up in himself he makes a pretty small package. the ecology. Jackson Brown 23. replace “if only” with “next time”.com 41 .“(Tool+Training+Experience) x Mindset = Goal/Success.“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. you can.” ~ H. On the contrary.” 26.” ~Ernest Holmes 28. You do not blame them on your mother. or the president. BUT if your mindset is zero then equation is (100 + 100 +100) x 0 = Failure” 20.“Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it. pushing limits and imagining the impossible.“Sometimes you have to lose your mind before you can come to your senses.“Minds are like parachutes.” – Mahatma Gandhi 21.“There is always room in your life for thinking bigger.” – Tony Robbins 18. Thus to maximize your experience of life.“Our life experiences often create a limited worldview of what is and what is not possible. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing. it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. then.” 24. well you can’t.“To create more positive results in your life. I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.“If you believe you can.“When you can’t change the direction of the wind – adjust your sails.” 25. If you believe you can’t.
” -Norman Vincent Peale Image © 38.“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.” 39.“You have to ‘Be’ before you can ‘Do’ and ‘Do’ before you can ‘Have’.“We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible. maybe that’s because you’re not taking good care of your grass.“Don’t wish it were easier.” ~Winston Churchill 34. Enigma 30.29. just get rid of it.“Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities” – Terry Josephson 36.CelestineChua. We are our own limits.“If you want things to be different. It’s then about breaking our personal limits and outgrowing ourselves to live our best lives.” – Zig Ziglar 31. wish you were better.“Instead of thinking outside the box.” -Vince Lombarde 32.” – Anonymous 40.“One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests.“You see things and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were and I say ‘Why not?’” ~ George Bernard Shaw 35.“There is no teacher who can teach anything new.” – John Stuart Mill The Personal Excellence Blog .“The sky has never been the limit. He can just help us to remember the things we always knew.” 33.“If the grass is greener on the other side.com 42 .” – Jim Rohn 37.” – Odyssey of the Mind.
“Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.CelestineChua. but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you.” 3. The more you take responsibility for your past and present. build a door.“You cannot control what happens to you. “You are not only responsible for what you say. the more you are able to create the future you seek. “The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it. “We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude. of what then. is an empty desk?” — Albert Einstein 44.” — Cynthia Ozick (Day 15 of 30DLBL – Gratitude) The Personal Excellence Blog .“If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind.” – Milton Berle 42.41. #Go back to top Quotes on Gratitude & Kindness 1. you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.” ~ Sri Ram #Go back to top Quotes on Responsibility 1.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 43.com 43 .“If opportunity doesn’t knock. and in that. but also for what you do not say” Martin Luther 2.
“I just do not hang around anybody that I don’t want to be with. “You may be one person in this world.” – Wayne Dyer 7. kind speech. For me. the more it will become your automatic response to others.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson 2. “Be kind. Ward 3. or the smallest act of caring. & a life of service & compassion are the things which renew humanity. “God gave you a gift of 86.400 seconds today. Period. a kind word. “A generous heart.CelestineChua. and I can stay positive. “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. “Wherever there is a human being. Have you used one to say “thank you?” — William A. a listening ear.” 3. “A friend is a gift you give yourself.” – Leo Buscaglia 5. “The more you extend kindness to yourself. but to one person you mean the world.” 4.com Image © 44 . I The Personal Excellence Blog . that’s been a blessing.2.” – Plato (Day 18 of 30DLBL – An Act of Kindness) 6. there is an opportunity for a kindness. an honest compliment.” – Seneca 4. for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.” – Buddha #Go back to top Quotes on Friendship 1. a smile. “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch. all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
” – John Assaraf 5.” .” ~ Unknown 6. and shows the way. leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall. but to see who cares enough to break them down.Ron Clark Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “When it hurts to look back. “Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out. “Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success. who want to learn. goes the way. Drucker 4.” – Peter F. and you’re scared to look ahead.hang around people who are happy. “A leader is one who knows the way. it is the only way to teach” – Albert Einstein 2. “To move people toward excellence. “Management is doing things right. “Example isn’t another way to teach. begin to expect excellence and then communicate that. who don’t mind saying sorry or thank you… and [are] having a fun time. who are growing.com 45 .” #Go back to top Quotes on Leadership & People Management 1.” 3. leadership is doing the right things. you can look beside you and your best friend will be there.CelestineChua.” 5.
“If you light a lamp for someone else it will also brighten your path.” ~ Buddha 3. “If your actions inspire others to dream more. “When you judge another. “Do not wait for leaders. do more and become more.” ~ John Quincy Adams 4.” ~ John Quincy Adams 9.“After you plant a seed in the ground. learn more.6. do it alone. person to person. do more and become more. “Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. you are a leader. you don’t dig it up every week to see how it is doing” – William Coyne.” ~Buddha 2. do it alone. 3M on limiting inferences to his team’s work #Go back to top Quotes on Helping Others 1.CelestineChua. you do not define them. “Trust is the glue in relationships and organizations. and the life of the candle will not be shortened. “The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” -Wayne Dyer 7. learn more. “Do not wait for leaders. “If your actions inspire others to dream more.com 46 . you define yourself. person to person. you are a leader.” – Stephen Covey 8. ” – Mother Teresa 5. ” – Mother Teresa 10.
” – Silver Rule 6. “All blame is a waste of time. “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you. “Do not do to others as you would not have others do to you. It only leads to frustration.”~Ann Landers Image © 8. “Hate is like acid.do him absolutely no good. “You are the average of the five people you spend most time with.” Ann Landers #Go back to top Quotes on People and The World 1. “Never argue with ignorance. it will not change you” ~ Wayne Dyer 2. Average minds discuss events. It can damage the vessel in which it is stored & destroy the object on which it is poured.” – Andrew Carnegie 7.” 3.” – Jim Rohn The Personal Excellence Blog . Small minds discuss people. Great minds discuss ideas. and regardless of how much you blame him.CelestineChua. No matter how much fault you find with another. “You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt 5.” – Golden Rule 4.com 47 .
“Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together.“You cannot teach a man anything. Then you win.“Obstacles can’t stop you. “Whenever anyone has offended me.” – Rene Descartes 10.” – Goethe 20. Problems can’t stop you. then shift your attention to places where you will be valued and appreciated. I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it. Then they fight you.“Don’t let the noise of others opinions drown out your inner voice. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be. for if you speak all things to all people. other people can’t stop you. You can only help him find it within himself” – Galileo Galilei The Personal Excellence Blog . 14.“The people who are the hardest to love are the ones who need it the most.So you have some enemies…good.9.“Never waste a minute of your precious life by squandering it thinking about people you don’t like.“Speak to people according to the development of their consciousness. Gitomer 18.” – Robert Redford 13. surround yourself with people of higher consciousness. that means you stood up for something!” – Winston Churchill 21. some cannot understand you and so fall into errors!” – Prophet Muhammad 11.To raise your consciousness.“Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Then they laugh at you. Only you can stop you.“First they ignore you.” – Mahatma Gandhi 17.” 19.” -J. Most of all. (15 Ways To Raise Your Consciousness – Exclusive article in The Personal Excellence Book) 15.” – Peaceful Warrior 12.If you find you are not valued and appreciated.CelestineChua.” – Steve Jobs 16.com 48 .
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