Inspirations for Wed., May 9, 2012

Don’t overlook the little things. They are important. Take care of details.
– Dan Reeves

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning; they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.
– Harvey Mackay, Author of Swim With The Sharks Without Being Eaten Alive

Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all your energies on a limited set of targets.
– Nido Qubein, Author and Speaker

Inspirations for Tue., May 8, 2012

When the archer misses the mark, he turns and looks for the fault within himself. Failure to hit the bull’s eye is never the fault of the target. To improve your aim – improve yourself.

– Gilbert Arland

What a man believes may be ascertained, not from his creed, but from the assumption on which he habitually acts.

– George Bernard Shaw

Be observant if you would have a pure heart, for something is born to you in consequence of every action.

– Jelaluddin Rumi

Inspirations for Mon., May 7, 2012

When you know that you’re capable of dealing with whatever comes, you have the only security the world has to offer.
– Harry Browne, Financial Advisor and Writer

Faith can give us courage to face the uncertainties of the future.
– Martin Luther King Jr.

Struggle is strengthening. Battling with evil gives us the power to battle evil even more.
– Ossie Davis

Inspirations for Fri., May 4, 2012

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.
– Mark Twain, 1835-1910, Writer

Each of us must experience one of two pains – the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. Which pain will you choose?
– Jim Rohn, 1930-2009, Author and Speaker

Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world. What you see reflects your thinking. And your thinking but reflects your choice of what you want to see.
– From A Course In Miracles

Inspirations for Thur., May 3, 2012

One always receiving, never giving, is like the stagnant pool, in which whatever flows remains, whatever remains, corrupts.
– John A. James

We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away.
– Plutarch

In the greatest confusion there is still an open channel to the soul. It may be difficult to find, because by midlife it is overgrown, and some of the wildest thickets that surround it grow out of what we describe as our education. But the channel is always there, and it is our business to keep it open, to have access to the deepest part of ourselves.
– Saul Bellow

Inspirations for Tue., May 1, 2012

The distance is nothing. It’s only the first step that’s important.

– Marie Anne de Vichy-Chamrond

We need to find the courage to say ‘NO’ to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity.

– Barbara De Angelis, Relationship Consultant, Author and Speaker

Friendship takes time and energy if it’s going to work. You can luck into something great, but it doesn’t last if you don’t give it proper appreciation. Friendship can be so comfortable, but nurture it – don’t take it for granted.

– Betty White, Actress and Comedian