Inspirations for Wed., Feb. 15, 2012

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST!

It’s time to start living the life you’ve imagined.

– Henry James

It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.

– Dale Carnegie, 1888-1955, How to Win Friends and Influence People

Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.

– Foster C. McClellan

Inspirations for Tue., Feb. 14, 2012

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST!

Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost part of your life.

– Michael Leboeuf

You can find on the outside only what you possess on the inside.

– Adolfo Montiel Ballesteros

There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.

– James Truslow Adams

 

Inspirations for Mon., Feb. 13, 2012

Being defeated is often only a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
— Marilyn vos Savant
What can you do right now to begin to turn your life around? The very first thing is to start making a list of things to be grateful for.
– Joe Vitale, Author and Speaker
The hero of the future will be that individual with the great mission to overcome the mass feeling of alienation and self-inadequacy. He will recognize that this struggle starts not with his community, nor even with his principal organization, but rather it starts with himself.
– Eugene E. Jennings

Inspirations for Fri., Feb. 10, 2012

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST!

The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds.

– John Maynard Keynes, 1883-1946, Economist
One of the greatest things in life is that no one has the authority to tell you what you want to be. You’re the one who’ll decide what you want to be.
– Jaime Escalante, 1930-2010, Educator
Make the decision to serve wherever you go and to whomever you see. As long as you are serving, you will be receiving. The more you serve, the more confidence you will gain in the miraculous effects of this principle of life.
– Greg Anderson

 

Inspirations for Thur., Feb. 9, 2012

Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
 
– Carrie Fisher

In every community there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it.
– Marianne Williamson, Author and Speaker
You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can.
– Jimmy Carter

Inspirations for Wed., Feb. 8, 2012

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST!

It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, or so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere through which we look – to affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of the arts.

– Henry David Thoreau, 1817-1862, Author, Poet and Abolitionist

It may make a difference to all eternity whether we do right or wrong today.

– James Freeman Clarke

Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it’s not going to go away.

– Elvis Presley

Inspirations for Tue., Feb. 7, 2012

 

TO INSPIRE YOU TO BECOME YOUR BEST!

 

 

Between saying and doing there is a long road.

 

– Spanish proverb

 

 

To have big success, you must have big dreams, and you must be willing to take a chance.

 

– Sumner M. Redstone

 

 

Fear is the opportunity for courage, not proof of cowardice.

 

– John McCain

 

 

A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.

 

– William James, 1842-1910, Psychologist, Philosopher and Author