Inspirations for Mon., Apr. 30, 2012

A man can stand a lot as long as he can stand himself. He can live without hope, without friends, without books, even without music, as long as he can listen to his own thoughts. 

– Axel Munthe

If what others thought of you wasn’t important–if the only thing that mattered was how your heart felt about your life–what would you be doing differently?

– Melody Beattie

At the end of each day, you should play back the tapes of your performance. The results should either applaud you or prod you.

– Jim Rohn, 1930-2009, Author and Speaker

Inspirations for Fri., Apr. 27, 2012

What you build easily will fall quickly.

– Slovenian proverb

None of us knows all the potentialities that slumber in the spirit of the population, or all the ways in which that population can surprise us when there is the right interplay of events.

– Vaclav Havel

No matter what you’re feeling, the only way to get a difficult feeling to go away is simply to love yourself for it.&To heal, you must be the first one to shine the light of compassion on any areas within you that you feel are unacceptable.

– Christiane Northrup

Inspirations for Thur., Apr. 26, 2012

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.
– Thomas J. Peters, Writer

We must do what we can to reduce, not increase tensions. We must do what we can to present only the facts as we know them, not as we imagine them to be. We must learn to live with crisis in an age which calls for cool heads and accurate appraisals.
– Percy C. Spender

Your real purpose in life is to develop yourself. To successfully do this you must always be working toward a goal.
– Bob Proctor, Author and Speaker

Inspirations for Wed., Apr. 25, 2012

The treacherous, unexplored areas of the world are not in continents or the seas; they are in the minds and hearts of men.

– Allen E. Claxton

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

– Dale Carnegie, 1888-1955, Author and Speaker

 

Nothing great has ever been achieved except by those who dared to believe that something inside them was superior to circumstances.

– Bruce Barton, 1886-1967, Author, Advertising Executive, and Politician

Inspirations for Tues., Apr. 24, 2012

Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the right to do the same.

– Voltaire

The life of man is like a game with dice; if you don’t get the throw you want, you must show your skill in making the best of the throw you get.

– Terence

A competent professional listens well, probes, asks questions, and thinks before he speaks. This is easy to say, but hard to do.

– Jeffrey G. Allen

Love is a state of being not a state of feeling. It goes well beyond the realm of the emotions. It’s an attitude of benevolence and kindness towards all creation, including one’s self, at all times and under all circumstances. Love is the most powerful magnetic force in the universe.

– Carnelian Sage, Author of The Greatest Manifestation Principle in the World

Inspirations for Mon., Apr. 23, 2012

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

– John Andrew Holmes

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 If you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of being a prophet.

– Isaac Bashevis Singer, 1904-1991, Journalist and Writer

Happy is the man who has learned to hold the things of this world with a loose hand.

– Warren Wiersbe

Inspirations for Mon., Apr. 23, 2012

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

– John Andrew Holmes

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 If you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of being a prophet.

– Isaac Bashevis Singer, 1904-1991, Journalist and Writer

Happy is the man who has learned to hold the things of this world with a loose hand.

– Warren Wiersbe