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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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And most importantly.” ~ Anonymous 2. another opens. It’s the life in your years. Everything else is secondary. “And in the end. To change your future. S. 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.com 6 . Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.CelestineChua. so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – T.” . “Your time is limited. One is as though nothing is a miracle. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. 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 spiritual beings having a human experience” – Pierre Teilhard de Chardin 7. “When one door closes.” – Abraham Lincoln 4.Quotes on Life 1. The other is as though everything is a miracle. have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. “There are only two ways to live your life.” – Alexander Graham Bell © rebecca-lily 5. “The consequences of today are determined by the actions of the past.” – Albert Einstein 3. alter your decisions today. it’s not the years in your life that count.” The Personal Excellence Blog . It’s now or never. “There’s no next time. Eliot 8. “We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. They somehow already know what you truly want to become.Steve Jobs 6. “We must not cease from exploration.
Don’t spend it by dwelling on unhappy things. Never forget to enjoy and bask in every moment you are in.“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. 15. – Mark Twain 17. Find and address the root cause rather than try to fix the effect. 18.“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 14. Garfield 21. “For every effect there is a root cause. To attract positive things in your life. The only time you’re ever living is in this moment.” – James A.” – Peaceful Warrior.“Every moment you get is a gift. you suffer. There is always something going on.CelestineChua.com 7 .” The Personal Excellence Blog . If you get it. 16.” – Peaceful Warrior 13. next year or next decade.“My life is my message.” 10. on the fallacy of attachment 11. The spirit should not grow old.” 12. as there is no end to the latter.“If wrinkles must be written upon our brow. let them not be written upon the heart. next month.9.“When you don’t get what you want.” – Gandhi 20.The mystery of life is not a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced – Art Van Der Leeuw 19.Everything around us is made up of energy. Spend it on things that matter. The world owes you nothing.Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living.“There are no ordinary moments.Life is a gift. start by giving off positive energy. It was here first. you suffer too since you can’t hold on to it forever.Don’t put off living to next week.
it isn’t.” – John Stuart Mill 4.” ~ Victor Frankl 5. “One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests.22.“Take care of your body.CelestineChua. It’s the only place you have to live.” ~ Richard Bach #Go back to top Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . Thus. “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. everyone’s task is as unique as is his specific opportunity to implement it.” – J.Kleykamp (Regarding meditation) 23.“In the beginning you will fall into the gaps in between thoughts – after practicing for years.” – Buddha 3.com 8 .” – Viktor Frankl 2. with all your heart. nor can his life be repeated. you become the gap. “Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. “Make your life a mission – not an intermission” ~ Unknown 6. If you’re alive. to give yourself to it. “Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life… Therein he cannot be replaced.” ~ Jim Rohn #Go back to top Quotes on Purpose 1.
” – S. the more you are able to create the future you seek. The more you take responsibility for your past and present. “We are all here for some special reason. Look ahead. The only way to get anything in the physical universe is by letting go of it. And today? Today is a gift.N. but only to the extent that they help one deal with the present. You will suffocate. Stop being a prisoner of your past.” – Robin Sharma Image © 5. “Don’t let the past steal your present” – Cherralea Morgen 2. Let go & it will be yours forever”. whatever is future remains beyond one’s reach. “Be present – it is the only moment that matters. “It doesn’t matter where you are. – Deepak Chopra The Personal Excellence Blog . Present and Future 1.” ~ Bob Proctor 4. 6. that is where your future lies. Olatunji 8.” – B. Whatever is past is gone beyond recall. you are nowhere compared to where you can go.” ~ Ann Landers 9. “Yesterday is history. tomorrow is a mystery. Remembering the past and giving thought to the future are important. “One has to live in the present.CelestineChua. “Nobody gets to live life backward. “Holding on to anything is like holding on to your breath. That’s why we call it the present.” Peaceful Warrior 7. Become the architect of your future.com 9 .Quotes on Past. until it becomes present. Goenka 3.
” #Go back to top Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . but we don’t know how many they are. What you’ll be is what you do now. he is a parent of the future. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today. The only time you’re ever living is in this moment.“We think about all of our tomorrows.10.” 12.“There’s no next time.” ~ Albert Einstein 15. replace ‘if only’ with ‘next time’.“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.“One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living.” – Doug Ivester 14.“Everyone faces challenges in life.” – Buddha 19. so let’s start making the most of our Todays!” ~ Ivana Trump 17.” ~ Herbert Spencer 18.com 10 . next year or next decade.“What you are is what you have been.” 16. 11.“To create more positive results in your life.“The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past. It’s a matter of how you learn to overcome them and using them to your advantage.“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams. next month.Don’t put off living to next week.CelestineChua.” – Dale Carnegie 13. It’s now or never.
” – Richard Bach 7. the less I call it work.CelestineChua. “If you have built castles in the air. Because what the world needs is people who are alive. And then go and do that.” – Marsha Sinetar 6.com 11 . “If what you’re doing is not your passion. You are already naked. you have nothing to lose.” – Henry David Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “Do what you love and the money will follow. Now put foundations under them. “At first dreams seem impossible.” – Walt Disney 9. ask yourself what makes you come alive.” – Howard Thurman 8.” – Christopher Reeve 4. There is no reason not to follow your heart. “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. “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. 5. “It is never too late to be what you might have been. then inevitable. “All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them.Quotes on Dreams and Passion 1. your work need not be lost.” ~ Steve Jobs. that is where they should be.” – George Eliot 2. “The more I want to get something done.” 3.
” – Pursuit of Happyness (Movie) Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” ~ Tony Robbins 14. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 15. they wanna tell you you can’t do it.“Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.“The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going. go get it. who walk their talk.“No matter where you are in life right now.“I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. you can make it so.“Don’t be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. you gotta protect it.” – Les Brown 16. People can’t do something themselves.com 12 . Period. If you can dream it.“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.Thoreau 10.” – Niccolo Machiavelli 17.“No dreamer is ever too small. and the implanting of a desire indicates that its gratification is in the constitution of the creature that feels it. no dream is ever too big.” – Anonymous 18.“You got a dream.CelestineChua.” – Esther & Jerry Hicks 11.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 12. no matter how old you are – it is never too late to be who you are meant to be.” – Belva Davis 13.” – Doug Ivester 19. no matter who you are. If you want something.“There’s nothing capricious in nature.“Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul.
CelestineChua. If you don’t aim for it all. the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you.com 13 .“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” ~ Albert Einstein 28.20. think about how you can do that now and make a living from it. and then they are geniuses.” 24. I am my dreams. you’ll never get it all. the social.” – John Eliot 21. mental.“Don’t be pushed by your problems. and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled.” 23. the relationships you need. and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others.“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. until they are right. social. be led by your dreams.“Instead of thinking about what you are going to do when you retire. even sports revolutionaries – are always nuts. To aim for it requires that you know what you want” ~ Richard Koch 25. artistic.” – John Eliot 22.“You will not do incredible things without an incredible dream.“Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want.” – Les Brown 27.“Every second you spend thinking about someone else’s dreams you take time away from your own. technological.” ~ Terry Hostetler 26.” – Yogi Ramen Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“I am not my memories. scientific.
Explore. Glasgow 2. by dreams that need completion.29.” – Jim Rohn The Personal Excellence Blog .com 14 . “The most important thing about goals is having one. “In life.” – Napoleon Hill 30. chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan.CelestineChua. Dream. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Abert 4.” – Greg Anderson 3. by pure love that needs expressing. then we truly live life. you won’t go far unless you know where the goalposts are.” ~Tony Robbins 5. “If you don’t design your own life plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. as in football. Discover” ~ Mark Twain #Go back to top Quotes on Goals 1. “The only reason we don’t have what we want in life is the reasons we create why we can’t have them. “The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.“What the mind can conceive. it can achieve. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor.” – Bill Copeland Image © 6. “When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning.” – Arnold H.“20 years from now you will be disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the one’s you did.” – Geoffry F.
it is even more important to have a plan orgoal. Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude.” ~ Benjamin Mays 10. first in the mind and then in reality. “The harder I work. learning from failure.” – Zig Ziglar #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog . written goals. 5.” 11. “The tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal.com 15 .CelestineChua. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach.“A goal is a dream with a deadline. the luckier I get. To build a life.“People with clear.” – Zig Ziglar 9. hard work. that determines your altitude.” Napolean Hill #Go back to top Quotes on Hard Work 1. It is the result of preparation. “There are no secrets to success.” – Gary Player 4.7. “You need a plan to build a house. “It is your attitude.” – Thomas Jefferson 2. not your aptitude. and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” 8. “I’m a great believer in luck. “Everything is always created twice. accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine.”~ Colin Powell 3.
But change is constant. You cannot control what happens to you.CelestineChua. “Change is not pleasant.” ~ Deepak Chopra 3.” – Barack Obama 2.” 2. Only when we change and grow. “Your life does not get better by chance.” The Personal Excellence Blog . “Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. “All great changes are preceded by chaos. ~ Sri Ram 5. and in that. We’ll see a world we never know.Quotes on Change 1. “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. We are the change that we seek. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you. “The greatest advantage of speaking the truth is that you don’t have to remember what you said. it gets better by change.com 16 .” ~From Wisdom of The Orange Woodpecker 4.” – Jim Rohn #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Truth and Honesty 1.
“When you are totally at peace with yourself. “Man’s mind.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes #Go back to top Quotes on Confidence & Personal Power 1. “Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions. “All children are artists. once stretched by a new idea.CelestineChua. “Why compare yourself with others? No one in the entire world can do a better job of being you than you.” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . 2.” ~ Albert Einstein.#Go back to top Quotes on Imagination and Creativity 1. then you are forced to expand your consciousness. Imagination will take you everywhere. “If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone. nothing can shake you. “Logic will get you from A to B.” ~ Deepam Chaterjee 3.” ~ Albert Einstein 3. never regains its original dimensions.” ~Unknown 2. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.com 17 .” ~ Pablo Picasso 4.
“Life is about choice. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already. Rowling 13.“The person who says something is impossible should not interrupt the person who is doing it. “To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are. “Be a first rate version of yourself. “Confidence is not a guarantee of success.4. not a second rate version of someone else. “You’re braver than you believe. “In order to be walked over.CelestineChua.“We do not need magic to transform our world.“ Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .“Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have.“Others can stop you temporarily – you are the only one who can do it permanently. You can choose to be a victim or anything else you like to be. ” – Judy Garland 10. and stronger than you seem. and smarter than you think.” 8.” – Chinese proverb 14.” – Zig Ziglar 12.” ~ Unknown 7.” – Thomas Edison 11.” – Dr. Milne 9.K. you have to be lying down.” 5.A.” ~J. John Eliot from Overachievement 6.com 18 . “Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong. a tenacious search for ways to make things work.” – A. but a pattern of thinking that will improve your likelihood of success.
“I have no special talents. Gitomer 22.” 16. Only you can stop you.” – Albert Ellis 21.“Obstacles can’t stop you.15.“We are what we repeatedly do. or the president. Problems can’t stop you. other people can’t stop you. except the ones you make. the ecology.” – Les Brown 20. well you can’t. they’re yours. You realize that you control your own destiny. you’ll find the answer has been in you all along.” – Richard Bach 19. then.CelestineChua. caring.” – Herbert Ottto #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog . the actualizing of our potential can become the most exciting adventure of our lifetime. excellence.” – J.com 19 .“We can have more than we’ve got because we can become more than we are. I am only passionately curious.” —Aristotle 23. You do not blame them on your mother. If you look inwards. creating and adventuring. you can. then. If you believe you can’t.“We are all functioning at a small fraction of our capacity to live fully in its total meaning of loving.“If you believe you can. is not an act but a habit.” 18.“Argue for your limitations and sure enough.“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own.” – Albert Einstein 24.“Life has no limitations. Most of all. Consequently.“Many answers to what you seek don’t lie “out there”.” – Jim Rohn 17.
you cannot be happy. If you cannot grow. you cannot be your best.” – Spencer Johnson.” – Unknown 7. Jr.” ~Winston Churchill Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . a negative stream of consciousness” – Robin Sharma.Who Moved My Cheese? 4. If you don’t. “The quicker you let go of old cheese.com 20 .” – Spencer Johnson. “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” 5. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. the sooner you find new cheese. “Fear is nothing more than a mental monster you have created. courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. you feel free. The Monk who sold his Ferrari 6. uncertainty and discomfort are your compasses toward growth. Who Moved My Cheese? 2. “Fear. “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard 9.” – Martin Luther King. If you cannot be your best. If you cannot be happy. you cannot grow. “If you’re not willing to risk.Quotes on Courage & Fear 1. 3. you might get exactly what you want. you don’t. “If you try. what else is there?” – Les Brown 8. “When you move beyond your fear.CelestineChua.
Or invulnerability. The more experiments you make. or it is nothing.” ~ Oprah Winfrey 5. technological.” – Peaceful Warrior 12. shows us that the people who end up changing the world. develop and use them” – Zig Ziglar 4. social.the great political. you can get there if you’re willing to work. Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . the better.” ~ Helen Keller 2. “History.“Don’t be timid and squeamish about your actions. “You already have every characteristic necessary for success if you recognize. “Life is either a daring adventure.10. He is about absolute vulnerability. Whatever your goal. Failure & Success 1. Or victory.com 21 .” – Ralph Waldo Emerson” 13. claim.Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong 11. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. though.” ~ David Brinkley 3. scientific. “The big secret in life is that there is no big secret.CelestineChua.” – Helen Keller #Go back to top Quotes on Obstacles. That is the only true courage.“A warrior is not about perfection. All life is an experiment.“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure.
and then they’re geniuses. the “how” will reveal itself.” – J.“Every artist was first an amateur. They’ve already won. Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead.” ~ Dr.” – Sydney Smith 8. more vigorous efforts than ever before. fail miserably. Most of all.” 12. success won’t happen. other people can’t stop you. “There is no one giant step that does it.are always nuts. while others.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 13.” – Barack Obama The Personal Excellence Blog . It’s a lot of little steps.“If you run you stand a chance of losing. but if you don’t run you’ve already lost. even sports revolutionaries.“As soon as you truly commit to making something happen. “Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.” Phillip Adams 15. Other people just don’t know it yet. Problems can’t stop you. Cohen 9. John Eliot 6.“Some give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal.“There is no failure except in no longer trying” – Elbert Hubbard 14.” – Peter A.“Unless you’re willing to have a go. obtain a victory by exerting.“Athletes visualize winning 1000s of times before they step on the track.” – Tony Robbins 11. “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.” – Dale Carnegie 16. and have another go. until they’re right. “Problems remain as problems because people are busy defending them rather than finding solutions.” 10.” – Herodotus 17. on the contrary.CelestineChua.artistic.com 22 . at the last moment. Gitomer 7. Only you can stop you.
“First they ignore you. Then you win. It’s built on failure. Failure is merely a pitstop between where you stand and success. Then they fight you.“A Quitter never wins – and – a Winner never quits. Failure allows you to learn the fastest.” 24.“No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.” – Napoleon Hill Image © 23. at first. you just need to do ordinary things extraordinarily well.com 23 . and for a time.Napoleon Hill 22.“Cultivate your desire for success to be greater than the fear of failure. You just have to find it.18.” 19.” – Napoleon Hill 21. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe. take a detour. there’s an alternative course of action.“The greatest achievement was.” – Mahatma Gandhi The Personal Excellence Blog .“Greatest success comes just one step beyond the point at which defeat overtakes you.” – Fran Tarkenton 25.” – Jim Rohn 26. Failure inspires winners and defeats losers.”. It’s built on frustration.” -Mary Kay Ash founder 28. but a dream.“Every failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success.” – Sumner Redstone Chairman 27. When you come to a roadblock.” – Napoleon Hill 20.“Winning means being unafraid to lose.“Success is not built on success.“To be successful you don’t need to do extraordinary things.“For every failure.CelestineChua. Then they laugh at you.
” – Zig Ziglar Image © 31. I’ve found 10.Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude.“I haven’t failed. The Last Lecture (Book) 33. But I can’t accept not trying.“It is your attitude.000 ways that don’t work. that determines your altitude.” – Anthony Robbins 32.” cross that person off your invitation list. D’Angelo 36. 38.000 shots in my career.“I can accept failure. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. Experience is usually the result of bad judgment. I’ve lost almost 300 games.” – Anthony J. everyone fails at something. when inventing the first commercial light bulb. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed.“As soon as anyone starts telling you to be “realistic.“Brick walls are there for a reason: they let us prove how badly we want things. not your aptitude.29.” – Booker T.com 24 .“In order to succeed you must fail. And that is why I succeed.” — Thomas Edison.” Michael Jordan (Nike ‘Failure’ Commercial) 35.” – John Eliot 37.CelestineChua.” – Randy Pausch. Good judgment is usually the result of experience.“Success in life is the result of good judgment.“You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals. 30. so that you know what not to do the next time.“I’ve missed more than 9.” – Michael Jordan Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . Washington 34.
” – Jim Rohn 46.“The secret to success is to start from scratch and keep on scratching.” – Michael Jordan 41.“But it ain’t about how hard you hit.” – Jim Rohn 51. the results will come. not fail.“I’ve always believed that if you put in the work. every failure.39.“Success is what you attract by the person you become. the size of your dream.” – Napoleon Hill 44.CelestineChua. Not to have tried is the true failure.” – Henry Ward Beecher 43.” – Confucius 49.“Every adversity.Defeat is not the worst of failures.” ~Robert Kiyosaki The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Robert Francis Kennedy 45. some wish it would happen.“Men are born to succeed.“Success is not to be pursued. and how you handle disappointment along the way. others make it happen.“One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.” – Michael Jordan 40. That’s how winning is done!” – Rocky Balboa 48.com 25 .“Some people want it to happen.” – Dennis Green 47.“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit. ~G. it is to be attracted by the person we become.” – Henry David Thoreau 42. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. Woodberry 50.“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire.“Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. How much you can take and keep moving forward.
you will be successful.during times of adversity our true character will show. That is how I get to do them. but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” – Deamsian Wisdom 54. It is the result of preparation.com 26 . to win glorious triumphs.“That some achieve great success is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.You become stronger with every problem you face and every obstacle you overcome.“I am always doing things I can’t do.” – Teddy Roosevelt The Personal Excellence Blog .”~ Colin Powell 58.The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one. Happiness is the key to success. but refusing to get back up. learning from failure.BUT if your mindset is zero then equation is (100 + 100 +100) x 0 = Failure 63.“It is hard to fail..“Success is not the key to happiness.” – Unknown 57.“Far better it is to dare mighty things. even though checkered by failure.” – Albert Schweitzer 64.“Failure is not falling down. than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much.” -Theodore Rosevelt 53.CelestineChua. 60.Elbert Hubbard 62. hard work.52.(Tool+Training+Experience) x Mindset = Goal/Success —. because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat. 59.” 61.“Winners don’t Quit.“A diamond is a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.It is our experiences that mold us into who we are….” -Pable Picasso 56. If you love what you are doing.“There are no secrets to success. That’s why they Win.” Abraham Lincoln 55.
“Problems remain as problems because people are busy The Personal Excellence Blog .” 68. it gets better by change. “Action is the foundational key to all success.“Everyone faces challenges in life.” – Jim Rohn 3.” – Doug Firebaugh 4. when spelled out.” ~ Woody Allen 66.“The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them.com © jurvetson 27 .CelestineChua. “Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow. nothing changes.” 70.“Impossible.“Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.“Nothing is impossible. “By changing nothing.65. stands for ‘I’m possible’.” 5. It’s a matter of how you learn to overcome them and using them to your advantage.” 69.” ~ Marilyn Monroe #Go back to top Quotes on Taking Action 1.” ~Unknown 67. “Your life does not get better by chance.“Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.” -Pablo Picasso 2.
Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead. the answer is always no.“The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today’s work extremely well!” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . I just watch what they do. you’ll never have it.“If you do what you’ve always done. If you don’t step forward. it’s what you do that makes a difference. “The secret of life isn’t what happens to you.” 6. “As I grow older.“If you don’t go after what you want.” – Stevie Wonder 9.” ~ Tony Robbins 14.“Nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action.defending them rather than finding solutions. The difference is how we use it.” ~ Walter Anderson 11. you’re always in the same place. you’ll get what you’ve always gotten. I pay less attention to what men say. And watch the momentum build.com 28 .” ~ Vaclav Havel 7.” ~ Norman Vincent Peale 8.“It’s not what you’ve got. If you don’t ask.” – Brian J 15. but what you do with what happens to you.” ~ Nora Roberts 13. Just do the dishes. we must step up the stairs.CelestineChua.“Don’t get bogged down with all the details of how it’s going to come together.” ~ Andrew Carnegie 10. “We all have ability.” 12. “It is not enough to stare up the steps.
” – Yoda 29. you might get exactly what you want.“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.“If you try.“Do or do not. you don’t. There is no try.” – Abraham Lincoln 20.” – Esther & Jerry Hicks 25. nothing is ever going to come out of it. just take the first step.” – Albert Einstein 18. Martin Luther King Jr.” – Anthony J.com 29 . You don’t have to see the whole staircase.“Take the first step in faith.” – Unknown 23.You drown not by falling into a river.16. If you don’t.“When nothing you do matters.Unless you choose to take action on what you want.“There is no starting or stopping.CelestineChua.”~ Dr.“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.” ~ Marcia Wieder 27.” —Will Rogers 21. but by staying submerged in it.“Even if you’re on the right track. you’ll get run over if you just sit there. – Paulo Coelho 24.“Commitment leads to action.” – Lao Tze The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Angel 19.“The best way to predict your future is to create it. the only thing that matters is what you do. 28. D’Angelo 26. Only doing. Action brings your dream closer.” – Peaceful Warrior 22.“The person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
“You need a plan to build a house. Milne 3. plans to fail.com 30 .#Go back to top Quotes on Planning 1. You’ll have to use the stairs… one step at a time. chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. “The elevator to success is out of order. “If you don’t design your own life plan.” 2.” – Zig Ziglar 4. it is even more important to have a planor goal. “He who fails to plan.” – A.” – Joe Girard The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Jim Rohn 5. “Organizing is what you do before you do something. “Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul. so that when you do it. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. A.CelestineChua. To build a life.” – Niccolo Machiavelli #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Persistence 1. it is not all mixed up.
“Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.” -Tobias Wolff 8.” – Zig Ziglar 5. “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. but in setting our aim too low.” – Mark Twain 3.” – Michelangelo 4. That’s how winning is done! Now if you know what you’re worth then go out and get what you’re worth. It’s about how hard you can get it and keep moving forward. “We are made to persist.“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. You. Roosevelt 6. and not pointing fingers saying you ain’t where you wanna be because of him.” – Franklin D. Talent will not. That’s how we find out who we are. “The major difference between the big shot and the little shot is the big shot is just a little shot who kept on shooting. “When you come to the end of your rope. “The secret of getting started is breaking your complex. nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.” – Confucius 9. But ya gotta be willing to take the hits.CelestineChua. “The world ain’t all sunshine and rainbows. How much you can take and keep moving forward. tie a knot and hang on. or her. overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks. But it ain’t about how hard ya hit. 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. Genius will The Personal Excellence Blog . or anybody! Cowards do that and that ain’t you! You’re better than that!” – Rocky Balboa 7. “The greater danger lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short. or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. and achieving our mark.com 31 . and then starting on the first one. me.” – Dale Carnegie 10.2.
You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller. “Efficiency. the world is full of educated derelicts. Thomas Jefferson.” – Jim Rohn 5.“If you get up one more time than you fall. but it’s priceless. Persistence and determination are omnipotent. but you can use it. “Don’t say you don’t have enough time. 3. Jr. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.CelestineChua.” – Life’s Little Instruction Book. Michaelangelo. is irrelevant until you work on the right things. Jackson Brown. compiled by H. you will make it through. You can’t own it.” ~ Henry David Thoreau 4. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back. Leonardo da Vinci. and Albert Einstein. Mother Teresea. You can’t keep it.com 32 . unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.” – Peter Drucker Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “You don’t get paid for the hour.not. Pasteur. but you can spend it. Education will not.” ~ Harvey MacKay 2. “Time is free.” ~ Chinese Proverb #Go back to top Quotes on Time Management & Productivity 1. The slogan ‘press on’ has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race. which is doing things right.” ~ Calvin Coolidge 11. “I cannot make my days longer so I strive to make them better.
“Productivity = creating value and delivering it to people.” ~ Dale Carnegie 9. the social. “Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want.” -Henry Ford #Go back to top Quotes on Wealth.” ~ Richard Koch Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .Steve Pavlina 7. you’ll never get it all. but to schedule your priorities. “Do the hard jobs first.” – Marsha Sinetar 3. The easy jobs will take care of themselves. the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you. mental. “Do what you love and the money will follow.“It’s been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste. All other busywork is unproductive fluff and should be minimized. Money & Finance 1.” – Stephen Covey 8.CelestineChua. If you don’t aim for it all. “Ask yourself this question: ‘Will this matter a year from now?’” -Richard Carlson 10.6. “The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule.” ~ Unknown 2. and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others. and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled. To aim for it requires that you know what you want. “The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money. the relationships you need.” .com 33 .
but a method of traveling.CelestineChua. or worry about what may never happen.” ~ Mildred Barthel The Personal Excellence Blog . Sing as though no one can hear you. Live as though heaven is on earth. you will be successful.” – Buddha 5.” ~ T.4. Happiness is the key to success. “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. in character and mind. not an automatic response. “Success is not the key to happiness.” ~ Oprah Winfrey 4. “Happiness is not a station you arrive at. “Becoming rich isn’t as much about getting rich financially as about whom you become.com 34 . Love as though you have never been hurt before. “Happiness is a conscious choice.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 8.” – Albert Schweitzer 7. Harv Eker #Go back to top Quotes on Happiness & Emotional Mastery 1.” ~ Benjamin Franklin 3. Do not seek it without. If you love what you are doing.” ~Souza 2. to get rich.” ~Margaret Runbeck 6. “Peace comes from within. “Do not anticipate trouble. Keep in the sunlight. “I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become. “Dance as though no one is watching you.
9.CelestineChua.” John Powers 12. I become what I might be. big minds have no time for worries. we will eventually achieve what we set out to do.” -Lao Tzu 19.“To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you. you can see the stars.” Ralph Waldo Emerson 13.“When I let go of what I am.“People think about what they don’t want and attract more of the same.” – Lewis Smedes 16.” ~G.“Discontent is the first necessity of progress. Results are results.“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. it’s because you allow yourself to be affected by it.“Little minds have little worries. People draw attachment to outcomes and situations which affect their emotional state. It only feels good when you stop.“Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion.K. Every situation there is always something to be learned.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 15. “If things depress you.” -Thomas A.” 11.” 10.“Angels can fly because they take themselves so lightly.” – Buddha 17. and if we are able to take away the important lessons. Edison Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 14.“Worrying is the same thing as banging your head against the wall.“When it is dark enough. Our emotions are our emotions. Chesterton 18.com 35 .
the more it will become your automatic response to others.” ~ Glenn Turner 30. use that time and energy to constructively deal with whatever is causing the worry.” ~ Author Unknown 27. cry. not an end goal to be achieved.“Whenever you see something you dislike.“Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars.“When you are totally at peace with yourself. nothing can shake you. it represents something you are repelling inside of you.” 23.” – Eleanor Roosevelt 24.“The more you extend kindness to yourself. It gives you something to do but it gets you nowhere. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.” 28.“You don’t stop laughing because you grow old.“Happiness is an effect of doing what you love.No one can hurt you without your consent. You grow old because you stop laughing.“The best vitamin to be a happy person is B1.” 25. that’s why you close your eyes when you kiss.” ~ Deepam Chaterjee 26.“Worrying is like a rocking chair.” – Wayne Dyer 29.” 22. replace “if only” with “next time”.“To create more positive results in your life.20.com 36 .CelestineChua.“Some of the greater things in life are unseen. or dream” ~ Unknown 31.” #Go back to top The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Michael Pritchard 21.“Rather than waste time and energy worrying.
“You.CelestineChua.” -Albert Einstein 2. “To say I love you’ one must first be able to say the ‘I. “If one wishes to know love. “The one thing we can never get enough of is love. straight from your heart.” – Helen Keller 7.’” – Ayn Rand (Day 20 of 30DLBL – Loving Yourself) 3. One grows in love. “One does not fall ‘in’ or ‘out’ of 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. in action.Quotes on Love 1.“It’s the little things done consistently over time. as much as anyone in the universe.” © dev null The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Leo Buscaglia 5. that actually have the greatest impact. “There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. “Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. They must be felt with the heart.com 37 . one must live love. deserve your love and respect.” – Buddha 4.” – Leo Buscaglia 6.” – Martin Luther King. And the one thing we never give enough of is love. Jr 8. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched.” – Henry Miller 10.
” ~ Carl Gustav Jung Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . “Beyond getting inspired after reading a self-help post. “The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.CelestineChua. the more important question is – what do you intend to do now with that information?” – Article: Are You a Self-Help Junkie? 6.” ~ Oscar Wilde 8.” ~ Mark Twain 2. once stretched by a new idea.” ~ Unknown 7.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes 4. “I hear and I forget.” #Go back to top Quotes on Learning and Growth 1. never regains its original dimensions. I do and I understand.com 38 . “The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can’t read them. I see and I remember. “The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.” – John Simone 3.“What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.” ~ Confucious 5. “The final mystery is oneself. “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.11. “Man’s mind.
” – Thomas A.“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. Watch your actions.“We are what we repeatedly do.” ~ Abraham-Hicks 2. Most of all.com 39 . it becomes your destiny.” #Go back to top Image © Quotes on Attitudes and Mindsets 1. “The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are. “If we all did the things we are capable of doing.CelestineChua. then. they become habits. to tell a new story. Gitomer 12. “A belief is only a thought you continue to think. A belief is nothing more than a chronic pattern of thought. they become words. and you have the ability -if you try even a little bit. they become character. excellence. other people can’t stop you.“The only limits in your life are those that you set yourself. to change your point of attraction.” – J.9. we would literally astound ourselves.to begin a new pattern. Problems can’t stop you.” —Lao-Tze The Personal Excellence Blog . “Watch your thoughts. “How you think is as important as as what you think” 4. they become actions. to achieve a different vibration. is not an act but a habit.” ~ Unknown 10. Edison 3.“Obstacles can’t stop you. Watch your character.” – Lao Tze 11. Watch your words. Watch your habits.” —Aristotle 13. Only you can stop you.
CelestineChua.“You can’t get to a place that you don’t believe exists.” – Seneca 14. In that space is our power to choose our response. “Every second you spend thinking about someone else’s dreams you take time away from your own. “The only limits in your life are those that you set yourself. In our response lies our growth and freedom.” – Leon Battista Alberti (1404–72) 16. “Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.The positive thinker sees the invisible.“A man can do all things if he will.“The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it.” – Winston Churchill 12. 15.com 40 . An optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. feels the intangible.” Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” – Viktor Frankl 9.” 8. it is because we do not dare that things are difficult.” 6. “Between stimulus and response there is a space.“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity.5.” – Henry Ford 11.“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare.“Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right. “The quality of your life is determined by the quality of your thoughts.” 13.” – William James 10.” – Yogi Ramen 7. and achieves the impossible.
Jackson Brown 23. then.com 41 . base your dreams outside of your life experiences. I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.” 24.“To create more positive results in your life.“When a man is wrapped up in himself he makes a pretty small package.” ~ H.“If you believe you can.” –John Ruskin The Personal Excellence Blog . if I have the belief that I can do it. BUT if your mindset is zero then equation is (100 + 100 +100) x 0 = Failure” 20. They only function when they are open.“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. You do not blame them on your mother.“Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it.” 26. replace “if only” with “next time”.17.” – Mahatma Gandhi 21.” – Albert Ellis 19. or the president.” ~Ernest Holmes 28. you can.“There is always room in your life for thinking bigger.“(Tool+Training+Experience) x Mindset = Goal/Success.“Our life experiences often create a limited worldview of what is and what is not possible.” – Peaceful Warrior 22.CelestineChua.“Sometimes you have to lose your mind before you can come to your senses. If you believe you can’t.“When you can’t change the direction of the wind – adjust your sails.“Minds are like parachutes. On the contrary. pushing limits and imagining the impossible. it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it.” – Sir James Dewar 27. well you can’t. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing.“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own.” – Tony Robbins 18. Thus to maximize your experience of life. You realize that you control your own destiny. the ecology.” 25.
” -Norman Vincent Peale Image © 38.com 42 . maybe that’s because you’re not taking good care of your grass.” -Vince Lombarde 32. wish you were better.“There is no teacher who can teach anything new. Enigma 30.“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” 39.“Don’t wish it were easier.” ~Winston Churchill 34.“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.” – Zig Ziglar 31.” 33. just get rid of it.” – John Stuart Mill The Personal Excellence Blog .“Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities” – Terry Josephson 36.” – Odyssey of the Mind.CelestineChua.“The sky has never been the limit.“Instead of thinking outside the box.“If the grass is greener on the other side.” – Anonymous 40.“One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests. perhaps the answer is to become different yourself. He can just help us to remember the things we always knew.” – Jim Rohn 37. We are our own limits.“You see things and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were and I say ‘Why not?’” ~ George Bernard Shaw 35.29.“If you want things to be different. It’s then about breaking our personal limits and outgrowing ourselves to live our best lives.
The more you take responsibility for your past and present.41.” — Cynthia Ozick (Day 15 of 30DLBL – Gratitude) The Personal Excellence Blog .CelestineChua. but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you.“If opportunity doesn’t knock.“If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind. “The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it.com 43 . and in that. #Go back to top Quotes on Gratitude & Kindness 1. but also for what you do not say” Martin Luther 2. “You are not only responsible for what you say.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 43. you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. “We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude. is an empty desk?” — Albert Einstein 44. of what then.“Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.” – Milton Berle 42.” ~ Sri Ram #Go back to top Quotes on Responsibility 1. build a door. the more you are able to create the future you seek.“You cannot control what happens to you.” 3.
” – Seneca 4.” 3. “Be kind. kind speech.” – Plato (Day 18 of 30DLBL – An Act of Kindness) 6. “God gave you a gift of 86. the more it will become your automatic response to others.com Image © 44 .” – Wayne Dyer 7.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson 2. “Wherever there is a human being. For me.2. & a life of service & compassion are the things which renew humanity. “You may be one person in this world. an honest compliment. I The Personal Excellence Blog . Have you used one to say “thank you?” — William A. Period. all of which have the potential to turn a life around. that’s been a blessing. “A generous heart. Ward 3. a kind word. “A friend is a gift you give yourself. or the smallest act of caring.” – Buddha #Go back to top Quotes on Friendship 1. a smile. “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch. “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. and I can stay positive. for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. a listening ear.” 4. “I just do not hang around anybody that I don’t want to be with. there is an opportunity for a kindness. “The more you extend kindness to yourself.400 seconds today.CelestineChua. but to one person you mean the world.” – Leo Buscaglia 5.
who are growing. leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.hang around people who are happy.CelestineChua. it is the only way to teach” – Albert Einstein 2. “Example isn’t another way to teach.” ~ Unknown 6.Ron Clark Image © The Personal Excellence Blog .” 5.com 45 .” – John Assaraf 5. begin to expect excellence and then communicate that. and shows the way. you can look beside you and your best friend will be there. “A leader is one who knows the way.” 3. who want to learn. “When it hurts to look back.” .” – Peter F. “Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success. “To move people toward excellence. and you’re scared to look ahead. but to see who cares enough to break them down.” #Go back to top Quotes on Leadership & People Management 1. Drucker 4. leadership is doing the right things. “Management is doing things right. goes the way. “Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out. who don’t mind saying sorry or thank you… and [are] having a fun time.
person to person. do more and become more.CelestineChua. ” – Mother Teresa 5. learn more. “Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle.” ~ Buddha 3. “The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can Image © The Personal Excellence Blog . do more and become more. do it alone. you are a leader. “If you light a lamp for someone else it will also brighten your path. and the life of the candle will not be shortened. you do not define them. person to person. ” – Mother Teresa 10.” -Wayne Dyer 7.” – Stephen Covey 8.” ~ John Quincy Adams 4. “If your actions inspire others to dream more. “Do not wait for leaders. do it alone. you are a leader. 3M on limiting inferences to his team’s work #Go back to top Quotes on Helping Others 1. “When you judge another.6. you define yourself. “If your actions inspire others to dream more.com 46 .” ~ John Quincy Adams 9.” ~Buddha 2. you don’t dig it up every week to see how it is doing” – William Coyne.“After you plant a seed in the ground. “Trust is the glue in relationships and organizations. “Do not wait for leaders. learn more.
“All blame is a waste of time. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt 5. and regardless of how much you blame him.” Ann Landers #Go back to top Quotes on People and The World 1.”~Ann Landers Image © 8. “You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb. “Hate is like acid.” 3.” – Jim Rohn The Personal Excellence Blog . It only leads to frustration. Great minds discuss ideas.” – Andrew Carnegie 7. “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.com 47 . Small minds discuss people. it will not change you” ~ Wayne Dyer 2. “Do not do to others as you would not have others do to you.CelestineChua. No matter how much fault you find with another. It can damage the vessel in which it is stored & destroy the object on which it is poured. “Never argue with ignorance. Average minds discuss events.do him absolutely no good.” – Golden Rule 4.” – Silver Rule 6. “You are the average of the five people you spend most time with.
then shift your attention to places where you will be valued and appreciated.” – Steve Jobs 16.“Obstacles can’t stop you.So you have some enemies…good.“The people who are the hardest to love are the ones who need it the most.“Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Gitomer 18.com 48 .” – Mahatma Gandhi 17.CelestineChua. Then they fight you.” – Goethe 20.“Speak to people according to the development of their consciousness.” -J. for if you speak all things to all people. Most of all.“First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you.” 19.” – Peaceful Warrior 12. Problems can’t stop you. (15 Ways To Raise Your Consciousness – Exclusive article in The Personal Excellence Book) 15. that means you stood up for something!” – Winston Churchill 21. I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it. Then you win.” – Robert Redford 13. Only you can stop you.“You cannot teach a man anything.“Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together. some cannot understand you and so fall into errors!” – Prophet Muhammad 11. surround yourself with people of higher consciousness.” – Rene Descartes 10. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be. 14.If you find you are not valued and appreciated. You can only help him find it within himself” – Galileo Galilei The Personal Excellence Blog . other people can’t stop you.To raise your consciousness.“Don’t let the noise of others opinions drown out your inner voice. “Whenever anyone has offended me.“Never waste a minute of your precious life by squandering it thinking about people you don’t like.9.
” ~ Carl Gustav Jung #Go back to top Related Articles: • • • • 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time. Volume 1 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time. Volume 3 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time. 23. Volume 2 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time.” ~ Mark Twain 25.“The world doesn’t owe you anything. Volume 4 The Personal Excellence Blog .“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.We make a living by what we get.“The people who are the hardest to love are the ones who need it the most.” 24.22.“What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.” – Peaceful Warrior 26. It was here first.CelestineChua. but we make a life by what we give.com 49 .
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