Quotations - Motivation

Accept everything about yourself - I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the end - no apologies, no regrets. ~ Clark Moustakas.

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do. ~ Andrew Carnegie.

Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. ~ John Wooden.

Do the things you know, and you shall learn the truth you need to know. ~ George Macdonald.

Don't wait for your ship to come in, swim out to it. ~ Author Unknown.

Every action is either strong or weak, and when every action is strong we are successful. ~ Wallace D. Wattles.

High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation. ~ Jack Kinder.

I have never heard anything about the resolutions of the apostles, but a good deal about their acts. ~ Horace Mann.

I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand. ~ Chinese Proverb.

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor. ~ Henry David Thoreau.

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask! ~ W. Clement Stone.

If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor. ~ Henry Kissinger.

It's not the situation... It's your reaction to the situation ~ Robert Conklin.

Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen. ~ Peter Marshall.

Life at any time can become difficult: life at any time can become easy. It all depends upon how one adjusts oneself to life. ~ Morarji Desai.

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them. ~ Washington Irving.

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. ~ Andre Gide.

No life ever grows until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined. ~ Harry Emerson Fosdick.

One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time. ~ John Wanamaker.

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit. ~ Conrad Hilton

The wise man does at once what the fool does finally. ~ Baltasar Gracian.

The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going. ~ Napoleon Hill.

There's a basic human weakness inherent in all people which tempts them to want what they can't have and not want what is readily available to them. ~ Robert J. Ringer.

To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities. ~ Bruce Lee.