Lots of people limit their possibilities by giving up easily. Never tell yourself this is too much for me. It's no use. I can't go on. If you do you're licked, and by your own thinking too. Keep believing and keep on keeping on.
Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk to much.
Category: Speakers And Speaking
We've all heard that we have to learn from our mistakes, but I think it's more important to learn from successes. If you learn only from your mistakes, you are inclined to learn only errors.