Quotes for a Healthy Well Being

Inspirational quotes and motivational quotes by great authors and other famous persons for a heathy well being.

Gain pearls of wisdom. What I have learned from my personal experience can give you new hope. You are not alone and you are not forgotten. Your life will improve. Peace is for those who seek it. I believe that you too will find wisdom in these pearls that have washed ashore as a result of my hurricanes and count yourself a survivor.

  1. “The harder the journey the more glorious the victory.” – Melissa Dohme
  2. “There’s not too many people that don’t think I’m crazy, for walking away from so much money,” he said. “I’m at a restaurant with my wife, it’s a nice restaurant, we’re eating dinner. I look across the room, I say, “You see this guy over here, across the room? He has $100 million.” And we’re eating the same entree. So, OK, fine, I don’t have $50 million or whatever it was, but say I have $10 million in the bank. The difference in lifestyle is miniscule.” – Dave Chappelle
  3. “I think more awareness is very important so women can learn how to protect themselves. As a fourth-degree black-belt, I learned from a young age that you need to be confident and be able to defend yourself, and that’s something that we should start to implement for a lot of women.” – Nia Sanchez
  4. “Money is the fuel for choices. Money gives me choices, so it’s not nothing, it’s something,” he continued. “But it’s not the end all, be all. There are other things in my life that I did not purchase with money that are very valuable.” – Dave Chappelle
  5. “Forgiving is not forgetting; it’s actually remembering; remembering and not using your right to hit back. It’s a second chance for a new beginning. And the remembering part is particularly important. Especially if you dont want to repeat what happened.” – Desmond Tutu
  6. “I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I cannot forgive.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  7. Integrity, Honor, Trust, Loyalty, Respect, Rebutation… “Anything that takes a lifetime to build and seconds to destroy, deserves your complete attention.” – Unknown
  8. “Sometimes you have to stand up, when standing up is not easy.” – Street Fighter
  9. “I’m actively working hard on learning to appreciate yourself no matter what,” Emma Stone continued. “If what someone else says can easily derail you, it means your sense of self isn’t that firmly established in the first place. It’s an inside job. You’re beautiful and worthy and totally unique. People insult each other based on their own insecurities – even though it may feel personal, it really never is. Really. Seriously.” – Emma Stone
  10. “You really do learn by example… Especially women, sometimes we think somebody’s going to rescue us, or somebody’s going to teach us how to do it, when in fact we have to understand that the biggest resource we have is inside of ourselves. I know that I can count on me to take care of me. That’s a very important thing to know.” – Marlo Thomas
  11. “My mom always tells me that… Nobody is going to remember you for the great basketball player you are but they will remember you for the character you have off the court and how many lives you’re changed.” – Isaiah Austin, Baylor Bears center (#21)
  12. “Success always comes when preparation meets opportunity.” – Henry Hartman
  13. “The cells in your body are surrounded by mostly water… and there is a mountain of evidence which proves that the type of water you drink is the most important element of your health, because it changes how the cells absorbs the nutrients, and how they behave.” – Kacper Postawski, Author
  14. “But Gisele BÜndchen, the supermodel mom wants to make it clear that money isn’t on her priority list:” “This is what I value: are my children educated, is my husband happy, are people feeling positive energy from me?” she told MdeMulher, a Brazilian online publication
  15. “Often really what you need is someone who will believe in you, who will encourage you to believe in yourself.” – Gail Kelly, Westpac CEO
  16. “I don’t have any desire to rebel and be something totally different from what I am.” – Carly Rae Jepsen
  17. “For when I am powerless, it is then that I am strong..” – Paul, the Apostle
  18. “They tell me what to wear, how to look, what I should say, how I should be. Until recently I had given into that pressure, I lost sight of who I was. I listened to opinions of people and I tried to change who I am because I thought others would accept me for it. And I realized I don’t know how to be anything but myself.” – Selena Gomez
  19. “We know there are billions of stars and planets literally out there, and the universe is getting bigger. We know from our fancy telescopes that just in the last two years more than 20 planets have been identified outside our solar system that seem to be far enough away from their suns – – and dense enough – – that they might be able to support some form of life. So it makes it increasing less likely that we’re alone. But if we were visited someday, I wouldn’t be surprised.” – Former President Bill Clinton
  20. “When you can’t run, you crawl…and when you can’t crawl, when you can’t do that… You find someone to carry you.” – Joss Whedon
  21. “You can change your fate. You can sit back, or you can go after your life and all that you want it to be.” – Hilary Swank
  22. “As psychologist and bestselling author Adam Grant has told us, research shows that success isn’t just a matter of hard work, talent, and success – it also depends on your relationships. But what’s intriguing is just how much your network of relationships affects your success. In addition to helping you find jobs, a network shapes your happiness, health, and ideas. We’ll start with the most obvious. Jobs often come from knowing people.” – Drake Baer, Business Insider
  23. “I’m not sure what fame is for if it isn’t to focus on charitable work.quot; – Jamie Lee Curtis
  24. “There is so much pressure to look a certain way in this town. But it’s nice to have a little meat on you, and I hope I inspire women to appreciate their muscular calves.” – Jessica Biel
  25. “The basic problem, according to the Princeton study, is 40 percent of infants in the U.S. live in fear or distrust of their parents, and that will translate into aggressiveness, defiance and hyperactivity as they grow into adults.”

    “Of that number, 25 percent don’t bond with their parents because the parents aren’t responding to their needs. And a tragic 15 percent find their parents so distressing that they will avoid them whenever possible.”

    “That will not necessarily commit them to a lifetime of violence and hostility, but it will make living a successful and fulfilling life much more difficult.” – By Lee Dye via World News
  26. “Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.” – Will Smith
  27. “I believe in equality for everyone. I believe everyone should have the right to love and commit to whomever they want. […] All I know is that in God’s eyes we are all the same. I just wish we could see through the eyes of God more often.” – LeAnn Rimes
  28. “All it takes is to pick up that one piece of trash you pass everyday on your way to work. Or to turn the water faucet off when you’re brushing your teeth from afar. Or to compost. Or to buy 100 percent post-consumer recycled paper. Or to utilize vintage stores and secondhand markets. Or to fully devote yourself to only buying vegetables from local sources. It is remarkably easy to incorporate sustainable choices into our everyday, busy lives.” – Shailene Diann Woodley, Actress
  29. “I guarantee if you walk into 100 spider webs, you will have changed your fundamental human behavior. And you can apply this to anything, And figure out a way to reprogram yourself, to change your primal fear.” – Chris Hadfield, Astronaut
  30. “They told me it couldn’t be done… that I was a lost cause. I was picked on… and picked last. Coaches didn’t know how to talk to me. They gave up on me… told me I should just quit. They didn’t call my name… told me it was over. But I’ve been deaf since I was three so I didn’t listen. Now I’m here with the loudest fans in the NFL cheering me on. And I can hear them all.”

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  31. “The pain in my soul is unbearable. I keep asking myself the same unsolvable question: If my assault rifle took people’s lives, it means that I, Mikhail Kalashnikov, son of a farmer and Orthodox Christian am responsible for people’s deaths.”

    – Mikhail was the designer of the AK-47 assault rifle; many were sold to Third World insurgents causing the death of many innocent civilians.
  32. Former President Clinton asked Nelson Mandela. “Didn’t you hate those people when they let you go.” He said briefly, “I did, but when I was walking out of my compound for the last time. I said to myself they had you for 27 years if you hate them when you get get through that door. They will still have you.” – Nelson Mandela
  33. “I don’t believe anything is possible, but I do believe you can find possibility in anything.” – Jenna Anne Kroff
  34. “Five years ago today, I left my home driving across the I-395/MacArthur Causeway for breakfast… and that decision turned out to be one I could never undo. Mr. Mario Reyes lost his life and his teenage daughter lost her father. It’s never acceptable to drive under the influence. You put others and yourself at great, perilous risk… It’s a lose-lose situation that too many of us in society gamble with far too often… And it’s 100 percent preventable. Take care of your people when you know they shouldn’t be driving. Plan ahead and be responsible. There’s nothing I can do to reverse that day, but hopefully you guys will think of me and make better decisions than I did that morning. You don’t want to live with these regrets I have from my irrevocable decision… Trust me.” – Donte Stallworth remembers DUI manslaughter case
  35. “The people at highest risk of a suicide attempt struggled with depression and anxiety, or post-traumatic stress, in combination with impulsiveness and aggression. The former gets people thinking about suicide, and the latter gets them to act on those thoughts.” – Dr Matthew Nock, Psychologist at Harvard University
  36. “The celebrity world can be so ugly. Everyone seems to have slept with everyone else and it’s some sort of strange weird cycle. I don’t want to get into that.” – Eva Mendes
  37. “While I’ll give you that we still retain some basic animal instincts, you have to admit we’re not the same animal we were a few thousand years ago. Read Piaget, Kohlberg or Maslow, Graves, Wilber and you’ll see that we’re still evolving. Our consciousness is changing. Five hundred years ago, postmodern feminists didn’t exist yet one sits right beside you today. And while that fact may not undo all of the terrible things that have been done in this world, at least it gives me reason to believe that one day, things may be different.” – Dr. Carol Bennell. Invasion
  38. “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” – Frederick Douglass
  39. “No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.” – Lupita Nyong‘o
  40. “Good habits, perseverance and a strong work ethic are just as important as intelligence. ” – Van Gemert
  41. “Any futurist will tell you that the world doesn’t advance by a cacophony of voices but evolves only through a singular vision… one man… Henry Ford, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates…” – Intelligence, Size Matters
  42. “People never find peace by reliving any experience by seeking justice.” – Unknown
  43. “Nothing is sweeter than love; all other bliss comes second. And compared to it, even honey is too bitter to hold in my mouth.” – Nossis
  44. “Small steps can help people make big changes to achieve what they really desire. That wish isn’t going to go anywhere unless you do something about it. Every day, just do one thing� At the end of six months, you’ll be somewhere.” – Marlo Thomas
  45. “By finding the courage to be ourselves, we gain the power to make a difference.” – Lindsey Stirling
  46. “Anything or anyone that asks you to be other than yourself is not holy, but is trying only to fill its own need.” – Mark Nepo
  47. “We put limitations on the way that we think about things, on ourselves, think about all the boxes we live in, male or female, you’re this age, that age, this is your job, this is not your job, everything is about getting boxed in. I think we accept a lot of those boxes, that labeling, and the way that we perceive the world, but what even is perception? It all seems pretty flexible to me.” – Brit Marling
  48. “An invisible thread connects those who are destined to meet, regardless of time, place, and circumstance. The thread may stretch or tangle. But it will never break.” – Ancient Chinese Proverb
  49. Nelson Mandela ends his autobiography, “Conversations With Myself,” saying, “I have walked the long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter; I have made missteps along the way. But I have discovered the secret — that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken a moment here to rest, to steal a view of the glorious vista that surrounds me, to look back on the distance that I have come. But I can rest for a moment, for with freedom comes responsibilities and I dare not linger, for my long walk is not yet ended.”
  50. “I am strong, because I’ve been weak. I’m fearless, because I”ve been afraid. I’m wise, because I’ve been foolish. ” – Ritu Ghatourey
  51. “I have the hugest… overbite. It’s so big, my older brothers and sisters used to call me “Bugs”. I looked like a bottle opener. But I’ve never fixed my bite because it’s one of the things that makes me me. I used to get teased about the mole on my left cheek. In junior high the other kids would say, “You’ve got some chocolate on your face,” and I fell for it every time. I said, “The minute I turn 18 I’m going to get that mole removed!” But I’m happy I didn’t. My best feature is my big hips. I’ve got some nice childbearing hips, and I feel very proud of them. When I was younger I thought they were too big. I wanted to be slimmer. But now I totally embrace them.” – Eva Mendes
  52. “Anytime you stop and talk to somebody and you learn about them, you start to walk in their shoes a little bit and you see things through a different lens.” – Anderson Cooper
  53. “It’s not our path that defines us. It’s what we do now!” – Dorian, Almost Human, 10 Wala
  54. “How many children is it going to take to commit suicide, to kill themselves, to hurt themselves… because of bullies out there? And the parents don’t want to take responsibility.” – Shellie Esquivel
  55. “Bringing a gun into the home substantially increases the risk for suicide for all family members and the risk for women being murdered in the home.” – Dr. David Hemenway of the Harvard School of Public Health
  56. “You can’t really control what people think. You can’t really worry about what they think, and attitude is really the one to have.” – Britney Spears
  57. “Those who are so blind as those who refused to see.” – Unknown
  58. “>”You don’t believe in evolution? No problem. It does not ask that of you.” – Tom Krattenmaker, Evolution Is Not a Matter of Belief
  59. “An open mind leaves a chance for someone to drop a worthwhile thought in it.” – Mark Twain
  60. “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” – 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 (NIV)
  61. “What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.” – Albert Pine
  62. “Those who truly love us will never knowingly ask us to be other than we are.” – Mark Nepo
  63. “You got the hearts of lions, Good things, bad things, it doesn’t matter, that’s who you are… That’s what carries us from here to where we are going. And everyone’s talking about what we couldn’t do, and what we wouldn’t do and what we shouldn’t do, right? You did it week after week, day after day. No matter what someone said about you. Huh, It dosen’t matter what they said.” – John Harbaugh
  64. “There are man eating sharks in every ocean. But we still swim. Every second, somewhere in the world, lightning strikes. But we still play in the rain. Poisonous snakes can be found in 49 of the 50 states. But we still go looking for adventure. A car can crash, a house can crumble. But we still drive, and love coming home. Because I think deep down we know, all the bad things that can happen in life – they can’t stop us from making our lives good. People Live For Good. So Do We. Allstate Good hands for the good life.” – Allstate, “Good Life”
  65. “Life is a journey
    of sweetness and sorrow,
    Of yesterday’s memories
    and hopes for tomorrow,
    Of pathways we choose
    and detours we face
    With patience and humor,
    courage and grace,
    Of joys that we’ve shared
    and of people we’ve met
    Who have touched us in ways
    we will never forget.- unknown
  66. “You either like me or you don’t. It took me twenty-something years to learn how to love myself, I don’t have that kinda time to convince somebody else.” – Daniel Franzese
  67. “Life is an echo. What you send out comes back. What you sow you reap. What you give you get. What you see in others exists in you. Regardless of who you are or what you do, if you are looking for the best way to reap the most reward in all areas of life, you should look for the good in every person and in every situation and adopt the golden rule as a way of life.” – Zig Ziglar
  68. “Happiness depends on ourselves.” Maybe it’s not about the happy ending. Maybe it’s about the story.” – Athena Orchard
  69. “No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.” – Aristotle
  70. “Attachment is the strongest block to realization.” – Neem Karoli Baba
  71. “Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.” – William Shakespeare
  72. “Wait, tomorrow is another day.” – Ellia Adiel
  73. “I am tired of hiding and I am tired of lying by omission. I suffered for years because I was scared to be out. My spirit suffered, my mental health suffered and my relationships suffered. And I’m standing here today, with all of you, on the other side of all that pain.” – Ellen Page
  74. “Be with someone who brings out the best in you, not the stress in you.” – Unknown
  75. “There are reasons each of us are born. We have to find those reasons.” – The Last Airbender
  76. “I can think of lots of things worse than never getting married, and one of the worst is being married to a man who tied you down.” – Amelia Earhart
  77. “Honor is the foundation of courage.” – Amelia Earhart
  78. “There is more to life than being a passenger.” – Amelia Earhart
  79. “Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.” – Amelia Earhart
  80. “When people are like, Life is good, I go, No, life is a series of disastrous moments, painful moments, unexpected moments, and things that will break your heart. And in between those moments, that’s when you savor, savor, savor.” – Sandra Bullock
  81. “Over a three year period, I gave away half of what I had. To be honest, my hands shook as I signed it away. I knew I was taking myself out of the race to be the richest man in the world.” – Ted Turner
  82. “A person who dies has gone to a better place.” This phrase is… “designed to give comfort… ease the pain… People believe it because they need too.” – Kennex, Amost Human, “Skin”
  83. “Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.” – John Adam
  84. “Physically and emotionally, I have been through the ringer, but I am emerging on the other side so much stronger, ABC News’ Amy Robach adds. I have a greater appreciation for life, for health and for how such simple acts of kindness can be so incredibly powerful. I am looking through a different lens now.”
  85. “People with mental illness can be highly functional and highly successful because the presidents suffer rates of mental illness were roughly comparable to the general public, it reminds us that mental illness, especially depression, is more widespread than we sometimes acknowledge.” Eight U.S. presidents had major depressive disorders and the United Kingdom’s Winston Churchill. – David M. Shribman, Presidential Psychiatry
  86. “Successful people have a social responsibility to make the world a better place and not just take from it. I’ve always loved volunteering. I love making music and all that, but at the end of the day I don’t think that’s what people are going to remember about a person.” – Carrie Underwood
  87. “When disease took my legs, I eventually realized I didn’t need them to lead a full, empowering life; Only True Disability Is in Our Mind.” – Amy Purdy
  88. “None so blind as those that will not see.” – Matthew Henry
  89. “The terrorists thought they would change my aims and stop my ambitions, but nothing changed in my life except this: weakness, fear and hopelessness died. Strength, power and courage was born. ” – Malala Yousafzai
  90. “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; because there is not effort without error and shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly. So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  91. “Once you forgive yourself, the self-rejection in your mind is over. Self-acceptance begins, and the self-love will grow so strong that you will finally accept yourself just the way you are. That’s the beginning of the free human. Forgiveness is the key.” – Don Miguel Ruiz
  92. “No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” – Nelson Mandela
  93. “This is something I consider Enlightenment to be – and that is to give intellectual or spiritual understanding and to be free of ignorance, false beliefs or prejudice. Able to honor each person as they walk their own path and not infringe our own personal beliefs onto them but to accept what ever form that carries truth for them” – Jean Seymour
  94. “Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime, but give a man resources to build a sustainable farm, and you can feed the whole village for generations.” – Unknown
  95. “I just want to be happy. And I find that people that have the least in life are sometimes the happiest. And I don’t have the least in life. I have enough in life. And I won’t sacrifice my health for that.” – John Moffitt, Third-year guard quits NFL
  96. “The quick lesson that I learned is that none of the fame part is really real.” – Carly Rae Jepsen
  97. “Our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are, but we are responsible for who we become.” – Barbara Geraci
  98. “The path to our destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn’t matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark.” – Barbara Hall
  99. “It takes great courage to faithfully follow what we know to be true.” – Sara E. Anderson
  100. “If you want to control your lover then do not even think of controlling them. When you have no control in a relationship, then you are in control and your partner will always be at your side as your best friend. You will receive far more love and respect than a person who wants control in a relationship.” – Brian Good
  101. “To avoid sickness eat less; to prolong life worry less.” – Chu Hui Weng
  102. “He who has health has hope; and he who has hope has everything.” – Arabic Proverb
  103. “Our illness is often our healing.” – Mooji
  104. “A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.” – James Allen
  105. “If you have health, you probably will be happy, and if you have health and happiness, you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.” – Elbert Hubbard
  106. “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James
  107. “Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” – Buddha
  108. “Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.” – Lao Tzu
  109. “Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.” – Socrates
  110. “If you wait to do everything until you’re sure it’s right, you’ll probably never do much of anything.” – Win Borden
  111. “Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us.” – John N. Mitchell
  112. “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank
  113. “The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.” – Walter Bagehot
  114. “Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children’s future. And we are all mortal.” – John F. Kennedy
  115. “Time will change and even reverse many of your present opinions. Refrain, therefore, awhile from setting yourself up as judge of the highest matters.” – Plato
  116. “Suicidal thoughts can last for days, weeks, months or even years. I want you to know that you are not alone in your experience. The answers to your questions are all around you. Sometimes, all it takes is to admit to yourself that you need help to effect a positive change when it comes to your mental, physical, emotional or spiritual health. Call me 800-273-TALK (8255) if you need a friend to lean on.”
  117. “Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.” – Ernest Hemingway
  118. “The question for each man to settle is not what he would do if he had means, time, influence, and educational advantages, but what he will do with the things he has.”
    – Hamilton Wright Mabie
  119. “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach him to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” – Unknown
  120. “Even if you’re unhappy, just pretend that you’re happy. Eventually, your smile will be contagious to yourself. I had to learn that, I used to think, I’m being fake, but you know what? Better to be fake and happy than real and miserable.” – Nicole Evangeline Lilly
  121. >”Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison
  122. “The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” – Nelson Mandela
  123. “Politics without principles, Education without character, Science without humanity, and Commerce without morality are not only useless, but also positively dangerous.” – Sri Sathya Sai Baba
  124. “Mandela once told me that he lived on hatred when he went into prison because he was young and he was being abused and he was out there cracking those rocks all day and he said after about 11 years he realized that they’d already taken about everything they could take from him except his mind and his heart,” Clinton said.

    “He said I realized that those are things you have to give away and I decided not to give them away.”
  125. “Fall seven times, stand up eight.” – Japanese proverb
  126. “Who am I to judge?” – Pope Francis
  127. “When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.” – Franklin D Roosevelt
  128. “If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.” – Mary Pickford
  129. “The greatest glory in living lies in not never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela
  130. “Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.” – Jane Addams
  131. “Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie
  132. “Experience is not what happens to a man, it’s what he does with what happens to him.” – Aldous Huxley
  133. “Good timber does not grow with ease, the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.” – J. Willard
  134. “We’ve got to do a better job with our kids. Teach good values, teach the fundamentals.” – Bobby Orr
  135. “Every day may not be good but there is something good in every day.” – Unknown
  136. “Among the wealthy, compassionate men claim the richest wealth, For material wealth is possessed by even contemptible men. Find and follow the good path and be ruled by compassion. For if the various ways are examined, compassion will prove the means to liberation.” – Tirukkural 25: 241-242 (Hindu)
  137. “Some parents are so involved that they leave college-age children anxious, depressed, and ill-equipped to deal with matters small and large, experts say.” – Bella English, The Boston Globe
  138. “Perception vs. Reality This is one of those topics that, if you think deep into it, trying to understand it is very difficult to do. The difference between the human mind’s perception of reality, and reality itself, is quite hard to grasp.” – Skermefaten
  139. “Anger, hatred, fear, is very bad for our health” – Dalai Lama
  140. “Put your brain into gear before you put your mouth into motion.” – Unknown
  141. “Fear is not real. It is a product of thoughts you create. Now do not misunderstand me, danger is very real. But fear is a choice.” – Cypher Raige from After Earth
  142. “It is better to have failed at doing the right thing than to have been successful at doing the wrong thing.” – Doctor Who
  143. “It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.” – Henry Ford
  144. “Always love your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.” – Oscar Wilde
  145. “Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what’s right.” – Isaac Asimov
  146. “Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I’ve done it thousands of times.” – Mark Twain
  147. “My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.” – Marlo Thomas
  148. “It was a mistake and I made the mistake because I was conservative and played safe. And that way lies failure.” “Must do it… constantly go to the well… constantly try, try, try. Dare. Dare, Dare. Who dares wins” – Peter O’Toole
  149. “We don’t see things as they are, we see things as we are.” – Anais Nin
  150. “To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.” – Elbert Hubbard
  151. “If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much.” – Donald H. Rumsfeld
  152. “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.” – Mark Twain
  153. “Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.” – Aldous Huxley
  154. “It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.” – Mark Twain
  155. “Crazy people are considered mad by the rest of the society only because their intelligence isn’t understood.” – Weihui Zhou
  156. “In looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if they don’t have the first, the other two will kill you.” – Warren Buffet
  157. “To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.” – Bertrand Russell
  158. “Don’t find fault, find a remedy.” – Henry Ford
  159. “Chop your own wood, and it will warm you twice.” – Henry Ford
  160. “Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.” – M. Kathleen Casey
  161. “It is no good to continue blaming yourself. Blame yourself once and move on.” – Bart Simpson
  162. “Remember that as a teenager you are at the last stage of your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.” – Fran Lebowitz
  163. “Our destiny is frequently met in the very paths we take to avoid it.” – Jean de La Fontaine
  164. “A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought.” – Victor Hugo
  165. “The difference between gossip and news is whether you hear it or tell it.” – Unknown
  166. “Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill
  167. “Nobody believes the official spokesman… but everybody trusts an unidentified source.” – Ron Nesen
  168. “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford
  169. “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison
  170. “Only the mediocre are always at their best.” – Jean Giraudoux
  171. “Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.” – Malcolm Forbes
  172. “Forgiving is forgetting, in spite of remembering.” – Hammarskjold
  173. “Absence of proof is not proof of absence.” – William Cowper
  174. “Luck is where preparation meets opportunity.” – Earl Nightingale
  175. “It is better to have tried and failed than to have failed to try.” – Mike Dennison
  176. “What happens is not as important as how you react to what happens.” – Thaddeus Golas
  177. “Q: How do you eat an elephant? A: One bite at a time.” – unknown
  178. “I have three messages,” said the breathless Nyad.”One is we should never ever give up. Two is you are never too old to chase your dreams. And three is it looks like a solitary sport but it takes a team.” – Diana Nyad
  179. “Be Here Now is all about being present and not fearing what you don’t know.” – Andy Whitfield
  180. “It only takes just one person to make you feel special and valid and like you belong in the world.” – Andy Janice, The Giant Mechanical Man
  181. “The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.” – Mahatma Gandhi, 1922
  182. “I am young, yes, but what I have learned is that love, the beauty of it, the joy of it and yes, even the pain of it, is the most incredible gift to give and to receive as a human being. And we deserve to experience love fully, equally, without shame and without compromise.” – Ellen Page
  183. “Working hard, and being thoughtful, and generous, and smart; it’s a path to a better life.” – Ashton Kutcher
  184. “Go work until you can get the job you that want to have. And I’m really lucky to get to work with a lot of entrepreneurs that are building some of the coolest, new stuff in the world and these guys and girls work really hard and they put in the hours and they’re generous and care about other people and it’s what led to their success.” – Ashton Kutcher
  185. “Children follow examples, not advice” – unknown
  186. “Life is too short to waste any amount of time on wondering what other people think about you. In the first place, if they had better things going on in their lives, they wouldn’t have the time to sit around and talk about you. What’s important to me is not others’ opinions of me, but what’s important to me is my opinion of myself.” – C. JoyBell C.
  187. “I think that happiness is a very strange thing. And we really feel that we have a right to this happiness. But I feel like it’s constantly fluctuating, and that you can make yourself happy. I think it’s an outlook. Having a positive attitude probably sounds like a corny thing to say, but a positive attitude really helps, and respecting your job really helps, and having the support of your family and friends really helps.” – Leelee Sobieski
  188. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein
  189. “I can’t really do anything about the past and all I can do is just embrace the future and try to make the most of the present. So I’m really trying to do that and doing my best every day.” – Zach Sudfeld
  190. “There is no real reason to fail a child,” “Once children start failing, they begin to believe that they can’t do anything. They give up.” – Dr. William Glasser, Psychiatrist Who Promoted Schools Without Failure
  191. “Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.” – Ernest Hemingway
  192. “Among a man’s many good possessions, A good command of speech has no equal. Prosperity and ruin issue from the power of the tongue. Therefore, guard yourself against thoughtless speech.” – Tirukkural 65: 641-642 (Hindu)
  193. “The purpose of life is to amount to something and have it make some difference that you lived at all.” – Abigail Van Buren (real name: Pauline Friedman Phillips)
  194. “Greatness is not what you do in life but the greatness you inspire in others.” – unknown
  195. “In his WHAG TV interview, Preston Deener said eloquently, “You’ve got to have one heart and stand up for someone who’s getting bullied, and it needs to stop.”
  196. “Maybe there’s a little girl who thinks she can be an Olympic athlete and she sees all the things I struggled through to get here. Yeah, I didn’t walk away with a medal or run away with a medal, but I think there’s lessons to be learned when you win and lessons to be learned when you lose.” – Lolo Jones
  197. “If you push through the hard days you can get through anything.” – Gabrielle Douglas
  198. “The majority of the things that I do, I’m actually afraid to do, but you just have to have a positive attitude and block out any fears that you have.” – Aly Raisman, Captain of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team
  199. “You get to the point where you decide that you don’t want to be a victim anymore and that you’re not going to live your life like that.” – Kayla Harrison, First U.S. Olympic Judo Gold Champion
  200. “I love that fact that Kayla actually persevered and went back to her sport,” she said. “That’s the role models. Sometimes, things like that happen and what do you do? Do you crumble with your life or do you go forward? Hee said she chose to go forward.” – Dana Hee, 1988 U.S. Olympic Lightweight Taekwondo Gold Champion
  201. “It was hard. I came to grips with a lot of difficulties that I’ve overcome. Each challenge kind of makes you who you are. It wasn’t always a good thing. I have my own struggles in my life because of the things I was forced to overcome.” – Hope Solo
  202. “Stepping on that line for me, it will be about facing my fears.” – Lolo Jones
  203. “No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.” – Maya Angelou
  204. “In judging others a man laboreth in vain; he often erreth, and easily falleth into sin; but in judging and examining himself he always laboreth to good purpose.” – Thomas Kempis
  205. “Some people live in cages with bars built from their own fears and doubts. Some people live in cages with bars built from other people’s fears and doubts; their parents, their friends, their brothers and sisters, their families. Some people live in cages with bars built from the choices others made for them, the circumstances other people imposed upon them. And some people break free.” – C. JoyBell C.
  206. “Can’t react every time you’re insulted. Free people absorb destructive things and refuse to be destroyed” – Former President Clinton
  207. “Those wounds stay with you, and you turn them into a language and a purpose.” – Bruce Springsteen
  208. “I was set free because my greatest fear had been realized, and I still had a daughter who I adored, and I had an old typewriter and a big idea. And so rock bottom became a solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life..” – J. K. Rowling
  209. “Because a fellow has failed once or twice or a dozen times, you don’t want to set him down as a failure till he’s dead or loses his courage.” – George Horace Lorimer
  210. “In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity” – Albert Einstein
  211. “We have nothing to fear but fear itself.” – Franklin D Roosevelt
  212. “We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” – Orson Welles
  213. “We are what we imagine. Our very existence consists in our imagination of ourselves. The greatest tragedy that can befall us is to go unimagined!” – N. Scott Momaday
  214. “Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.” – St. Jerome
  215. “Don’t let what you can’t do stop you from what you can do.” – Jr: KMD
  216. “Learn from the mistakes of others, you can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  217. “Perhaps we are finally on the edge, the cutting edge of survival and we as a people will – must wake up. Be more diligent, more generous and above all more conscious.” – Aisha Bauer
  218. “I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.”

    – Marilyn Monroe
  219. “A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove… but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.” – Forest E. Witcraft
  220. “For those who believe, no proof is necessary. For those who don’t believe, no proof is possible.”

    – Stuart Chase, The Tragedy of Waste
  221. “Do you believe because you understand, or do you understand because you believe?” – unknown
  222. “A great deal of talent is lost to the world for the want of a little courage.” – Sydney Smith
  223. “The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.” – Abraham Maslow
  224. “I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” – Lao Tzu
  225. “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
  226. “People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.” – Dalai Lama
  227. “You often meet your destiny on the road you’ve taken to avoid it.” – unknown
  228. “Islam teaches that destiny (nasib) is written with your own hands.” – Unknown
  229. “I’d rather be a failure at something I enjoy than a success at something I hate.” – George Burns
  230. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  231. “Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.” – William Jennings Bryan
  232. “If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney
  233. “Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Mahatma Gandhi
  234. “Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” – Abraham Lincoln
  235. “Do what you can where you are with what you have.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  236. “Imagination is more important than knowledge.” – Albert Einstein
  237. “Life is what you make of it, always has been, always will be.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  238. “Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve with PMA, (Positive Mental Attitude)” – W. Clement Stone
  239. “Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  240. “The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.” – Tommy Lasorda
  241. “A single rose can be my garden…a single friend, my world.” – Leo F. Buscaglia
  242. “To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Unknown
  243. “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi
  244. “You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne
  245. “When we change our perception we gain control. The stress becomes a challenge, not a threat. When we commit to action, to actually doing something rather than feeling trapped by events, the stress in our life becomes manageable.” – Greg Anderson
  246. “A lot of what passes for depression these days is nothing more than a body saying that it needs work.” – Geoffrey Norman
  247. “Decide to establish a strong soul connection and you can sidestep a wave of bad feeling when it comes. With this connection, a wave of fear may come toward you, but it will simply wash over you. The light of the soul is a protective illumination that enables you to see fear coming and refuse to let it take over. The good news is that every challenging situation, whether on the physical, emotional, or mental plane, is an opportunity to choose wisely and step into greater light.” – HealingWithLight.org
  248. “The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude. I am convinced that life is ten percent what happens to me and ninety percent of how I react to it. And so it is with you. we are in charge of our attitudes.” – Charles R. Swindoll
  249. “It’s not what happens to you that determines how far you will go in life; it is how you handle what happens to you.” – Zig Ziglar
  250. “Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because of who you think you are.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  251. “Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.” – Lou Holtz
  252. “It is never too late to become what you might have become.” – George Eliot
  253. “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.” – Buddha
  254. “The truth often hurts, but it is the lie that leaves the scar.” – unknown
  255. “The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.” – William James
  256. “I am convinced that attitude is the key to success or failure in almost any of life’s endeavors. Your attitude-your perspective, your outlook, how you feel about yourself, how you feel about other people-determines your priorities, your actions, your values. Your attitude determines how you interact with other people and how you interact with yourself.” – Carolyn Warner
  257. “Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.” – Jim Rohn
  258. “Life’s up and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine…[your] values and goals…Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want. – Marsha Sinetar
  259. “A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” – Hugh Downs
  260. “The concept of total wellness recognizes that our every thought, word, and behavior affects our greater health and well-being. And we, in turn, are affected not only emotionally but also physically and spiritually.” – Greg Anderson
  261. “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear not absence of fear.” -Mark Twain
  262. “Fear is what stops you. Courage is what keeps you going.” – unknown
  263. “When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell
  264. “When you speak of a negative or hear a negative from someone that you choose not to accept. Just say the words “cancel – clear.” – Donna Marie Wright
  265. “Your thoughts create your experience. Your experience creates your reality. Everything you say is a projection and a creation. The words you use have power. You are always placing an order with ever word you speak.” – Jodi Cardoza
  266. “The time is always right to do what is right.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
  267. “I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.” – William Ernest Henley, Invictus
  268. “Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.” – Roger Babson
  269. “The mind is the limit as long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  270. “I cannot say whether things will get better if we change; what I can say is they must change if they are to get better.” – G. C. Lichtenberg
  271. “What we have to remember is that we can still do anything. We can change our minds. We can start over. Get a post-bac or try writing for the first time. The notion that it’s too late to do anything is comical. It’s hilarious. We’re graduating college. We’re so young. We can’t, we MUST not lose this sense of possibility because in the end, it’s all we have.”

    – Marina Keegan, Excerpt of The Opposite of Loneliness
  272. “If there is anybody at all who has a dream, then they can definitely make it happen. There are no excuses. It depends on you and no one else. ” – Dawn Loggins
  273. “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.” –

    Vivian Greene
  274. “We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen
  275. ” You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Christopher Columbus
  276. “You can get through it and you can land on your feet triumphantly and strong,” – Katy Perry
  277. “Nature is doing her best each moment to make us well. She exists for no other end. Do not resist. With the least inclination to be well, we should not be sick.” – Henry David Thoreau
  278. “God’s gift to us is the gift of life and your gift to God is what you do with your life.” – Joe Langton
  279. “Where there’s a will there’s a way.” – unknown
  280. “The pen that writes your life story must be held in your own hand.” – Irene C. Kassorla
  281. “I’m not afraid. I was born for this!” – Joan of Arc
  282. “It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K. Rowling
  283. “It’s not the situation … It’s your reaction to the situation.” – Robert Conklin
  284. “Accept everything about yourself – I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the end – no apologies, no regrets.” – Clark Moustakas
  285. “The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problem.” – Mohandas Gandhi
  286. “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” – Oscar Wilde
  287. “Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  288. “I trust that everything happens for a reason, even when we’re not wise enough to see it.” – Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine
  289. “A lot of people say they want to get out of pain, and I’m sure that’s true, but they aren’t willing to make healing a high priority. They aren’t willing to look inside to see the source of their pain in order to deal with it.” – Lindsay Wagner
  290. “Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.” – Helen Keller
  291. “Healing may not be so much about getting better, as about letting go of everything that isn’t you – all of the expectations, all of the beliefs – and becoming who you are.” – Rachel Naomi
  292. “The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.” – Marianne Williamson
  293. “My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” – Oprah Winfrey
  294. “Put yourself in a state of mind where you say to yourself, “Here is an opportunity for you to celebrate like never before, my own power, my own ability to get myself to do whatever is necessary.” – Anthony Robbins
  295. “You can’t put a Band – Aid on every boo- boo you’ve made; some just need time to heal.” – Christina Montano
  296. “I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood.” – Susie Bright
  297. “I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” – Billy Joel
  298. “The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.” – Hubert H. Humphrey
  299. “Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.” – John Homer Miller
  300. “To heal from the inside out is the key.” – Wynonna Judd
  301. “We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill
  302. “Learn to live. Learn to be alive. Embrace your existence. Hug someone, smile at a stranger. Watch a sunset, hug the moon and embrace the stars.” – unknown
  303. “If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone; one should keep his friendships in constant repair.” – Samuel Johnson
  304. “Time heals all wounds.” – unknown
  305. “A good parent everyday should justify their decisions on how their decisions will affect their children.” – unknown
  306. “It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” – Edmund Hillary
  307. “Every time you don’t follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.” – Shakti Gawain
  308. “Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right.” – Henry Ford
  309. “Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  310. “Put your future in good hands – your own.” -Author Unknown
  311. “Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.” -Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic’s Notebook, 1960
  312. “I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.” -Louisa May Alcott
  313. “If you are comfortable with yourself, others will be comfortable with you.” – unknown
  314. “Our compulsions make us who we are!” – Mary, Gulf Breeze, FL
  315. “When one door shuts another opens. Be quick to decide at times for the door may close on you!” – unknown
  316. “Without a struggle, there can be no progress.” – Frederick Douglass
  317. “God gives us love, someone to love he lends us.” – Alfred Tennyson To J.S.
  318. “Time stops for no one, and if we allow ourselves to focus on the negative we might miss out on some really amazing things that life has to offer.” – Shannon Spaunburg
  319. “In order to follow the right path, we must overcome these obstacles. Sometimes these obstacles are really blessings in disguise, only we don’t realize that at the time.” – Shannon Spaunburg
  320. “Suicide is chosen; it happens when pain exceeds resources for coping with pain. Suicide is often referred to as a permanent solution to a temporary problem. You are not alone and you are not forgotten. Your life will improve. Talk to someone who cares. Call 800-273-TALK (8255)” – Unknown quotes
  321. “Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it.” – Tori Amos (Pop Rock Singer)
  322. “Some people are afraid of what they might find if they try to analyze themselves too much, but you have to crawl into your wounds to discover where your fears are. Once the bleeding starts, the cleansing can begin.” – Tori Amos (Pop Rock Singer)
  323. “I blame my mother for nothing, but forgive her for everything.” – Mary J. Blige (Singer Song Writer)
  324. “After all these years, I am still involved in the process of self-discovery. It’s better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe. Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.” – Sophia Loren
  325. “Love isn’t finding a perfect person. It’s seeing an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen
  326. “Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.” – Baltasar Gracian
  327. “We may go to the moon, but that’ s not very far. The greatest distance we have to cover still lies within us.” – Charles de Gaulle (1890 – 1970)
  328. “Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.” – Aesop
  329. “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler.” – Henry David Thoreau
  330. “He enjoys true leisure who has time to improve his soul’s estate.” – Henry David Thoreau
  331. “If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau
  332. “It’s a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.” – W. Somerset Maugham
  333. “Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” – Oprah Winfrey
  334. “No one falls in love by choice, it is by chance. No one stays in love by chance, it is by work. And no one falls out of love by chance, it is by choice.” – unknown
  335. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain
  336. “Strive for progress, not perfection.” – unknown
  337. “You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted.” – Ruth E. Renkl
  338. “No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop
  339. “It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.” – Hanoch McCarty
  340. “In seeking happiness for others, you find it for yourself.” – unknown
  341. “Clear your mind of can’t.” – Samuel Johnson
  342. “If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.” – Abigail Van Buren (real name: Pauline Friedman Phillips)
  343. “It is best to live however one can be.” – Sophocles
  344. “To wish to be well is a part of becoming well.” -Seneca
  345. “He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.” – unknown
  346. “Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”

    – Buddha
  347. “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  348. “In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity” – Albert Einstein
  349. “Kids grow up awfully fast these days,”she said. “You should try to have a good relationship with your kids, no matter what they do.” – Abigail Van Buren (real name: Pauline Friedman Phillips)
  350. “Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.” – Confucius
  351. “I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.” – Roy Orbison
  352. “Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learned something from yesterday.” – John Wayne
  353. “Having a high IQ is not a guarantee of success, Van Gemert agrees, just as having a lower IQ is not a guarantee of failure..”

“Those who truly love us will never knowingly ask us to be other than we are.” – Mark Nepo

“You got the hearts of lions, Good things, bad things, it doesn’t matter, that’s who you are… That’s what carries us from here to where we are going. And everyone’s talking about what we couldn’t do, and what we wouldn’t do and what we shouldn’t do, right? You did it week after week, day after day. No matter what someone said about you. Huh, It dosen’t matter what they said.” – John Harbaugh

“There are man eating sharks in every ocean. But we still swim. Every second, somewhere in the world, lightning strikes. But we still play in the rain. Poisonous snakes can be found in 49 of the 50 states. But we still go looking for adventure. A car can crash, a house can crumble. But we still drive, and love coming home. Because I think deep down we know, all the bad things that can happen in life – they can’t stop us from making our lives good. People Live For Good. So Do We. Allstate Good hands for the good life.” – Allstate, “Good Life”

“Life is a journey
of sweetness and sorrow,
Of yesterday’s memories
and hopes for tomorrow,
Of pathways we choose
and detours we face
With patience and humor,
courage and grace,
Of joys that we’ve shared
and of people we’ve met
Who have touched us in ways
we will never forget.- unknown

“You either like me or you don’t. It took me twenty-something years to learn how to love myself, I don’t have that kinda time to convince somebody else.” – Daniel Franzese

“Life is an echo. What you send out comes back. What you sow you reap. What you give you get. What you see in others exists in you. Regardless of who you are or what you do, if you are looking for the best way to reap the most reward in all areas of life, you should look for the good in every person and in every situation and adopt the golden rule as a way of life.” – Zig Ziglar

“Happiness depends on ourselves.” Maybe it’s not about the happy ending. Maybe it’s about the story.” – Athena Orchard

“No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.” – Aristotle

“Attachment is the strongest block to realization.” – Neem Karoli Baba

“Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.” – William Shakespeare

“Wait, tomorrow is another day.” – Ellia Adiel

“I am tired of hiding and I am tired of lying by omission. I suffered for years because I was scared to be out. My spirit suffered, my mental health suffered and my relationships suffered. And I’m standing here today, with all of you, on the other side of all that pain.” – Ellen Page

“Be with someone who brings out the best in you, not the stress in you.” – Unknown

“There are reasons each of us are born. We have to find those reasons.” – The Last Airbender

“I can think of lots of things worse than never getting married, and one of the worst is being married to a man who tied you down.” – Amelia Earhart

“Honor is the foundation of courage.” – Amelia Earhart

“There is more to life than being a passenger.” – Amelia Earhart

“Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.” – Amelia Earhart

“When people are like, Life is good, I go, No, life is a series of disastrous moments, painful moments, unexpected moments, and things that will break your heart. And in between those moments, that’s when you savor, savor, savor.” – Sandra Bullock

“Over a three year period, I gave away half of what I had. To be honest, my hands shook as I signed it away. I knew I was taking myself out of the race to be the richest man in the world.” – Ted Turner

“A person who dies has gone to a better place.” This phrase is… “designed to give comfort… ease the pain… People believe it because they need too.” – Kennex, Amost Human, “Skin”

“Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.” – John Adam

“Physically and emotionally, I have been through the ringer, but I am emerging on the other side so much stronger, ABC News’ Amy Robach adds. I have a greater appreciation for life, for health and for how such simple acts of kindness can be so incredibly powerful. I am looking through a different lens now.”

“People with mental illness can be highly functional and highly successful because the presidents suffer rates of mental illness were roughly comparable to the general public, it reminds us that mental illness, especially depression, is more widespread than we sometimes acknowledge.” Eight U.S. presidents had major depressive disorders and the United Kingdom’s Winston Churchill. – David M. Shribman, Presidential Psychiatry

“Successful people have a social responsibility to make the world a better place and not just take from it. I’ve always loved volunteering. I love making music and all that, but at the end of the day I don’t think that’s what people are going to remember about a person.” – Carrie Underwood

“When disease took my legs, I eventually realized I didn’t need them to lead a full, empowering life; Only True Disability Is in Our Mind.” – Amy Purdy

“None so blind as those that will not see.” – Matthew Henry

“The terrorists thought they would change my aims and stop my ambitions, but nothing changed in my life except this: weakness, fear and hopelessness died. Strength, power and courage was born. ” – Malala Yousafzai

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; because there is not effort without error and shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly. So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Once you forgive yourself, the self-rejection in your mind is over. Self-acceptance begins, and the self-love will grow so strong that you will finally accept yourself just the way you are. That’s the beginning of the free human. Forgiveness is the key.” – Don Miguel Ruiz

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” – Nelson Mandela

“This is something I consider Enlightenment to be – and that is to give intellectual or spiritual understanding and to be free of ignorance, false beliefs or prejudice. Able to honor each person as they walk their own path and not infringe our own personal beliefs onto them but to accept what ever form that carries truth for them” – Jean Seymour

“Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime, but give a man resources to build a sustainable farm, and you can feed the whole village for generations.” – Unknown

“I just want to be happy. And I find that people that have the least in life are sometimes the happiest. And I don’t have the least in life. I have enough in life. And I won’t sacrifice my health for that.” – John Moffitt, Third-year guard quits NFL

“The quick lesson that I learned is that none of the fame part is really real.” – Carly Rae Jepsen

“Our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are, but we are responsible for who we become.” – Barbara Geraci

“The path to our destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn’t matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark.” – Barbara Hall

“It takes great courage to faithfully follow what we know to be true.” – Sara E. Anderson

“If you want to control your lover then do not even think of controlling them. When you have no control in a relationship, then you are in control and your partner will always be at your side as your best friend. You will receive far more love and respect than a person who wants control in a relationship.” – Brian Good

“To avoid sickness eat less; to prolong life worry less.” – Chu Hui Weng

“He who has health has hope; and he who has hope has everything.” – Arabic Proverb

“Our illness is often our healing.” – Mooji

“A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.” – James Allen

“If you have health, you probably will be happy, and if you have health and happiness, you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” – Buddha

“Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.” – Lao Tzu

“Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.” – Socrates

“If you wait to do everything until you’re sure it’s right, you’ll probably never do much of anything.” – Win Borden

“Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us.” – John N. Mitchell

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank

“The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.” – Walter Bagehot

“Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children’s future. And we are all mortal.” – John F. Kennedy

“Time will change and even reverse many of your present opinions. Refrain, therefore, awhile from setting yourself up as judge of the highest matters.” – Plato

“Suicidal thoughts can last for days, weeks, months or even years. I want you to know that you are not alone in your experience. The answers to your questions are all around you. Sometimes, all it takes is to admit to yourself that you need help to effect a positive change when it comes to your mental, physical, emotional or spiritual health. Call me 800-273-TALK (8255) if you need a friend to lean on.”

“Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.” – Ernest Hemingway

“The question for each man to settle is not what he would do if he had means, time, influence, and educational advantages, but what he will do with the things he has.”
– Hamilton Wright Mabie

“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach him to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” – Unknown

“Even if you’re unhappy, just pretend that you’re happy. Eventually, your smile will be contagious to yourself. I had to learn that, I used to think, I’m being fake, but you know what? Better to be fake and happy than real and miserable.” – Nicole Evangeline Lilly

>”Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison

“The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” – Nelson Mandela

“Politics without principles, Education without character, Science without humanity, and Commerce without morality are not only useless, but also positively dangerous.” – Sri Sathya Sai Baba

“Mandela once told me that he lived on hatred when he went into prison because he was young and he was being abused and he was out there cracking those rocks all day and he said after about 11 years he realized that they’d already taken about everything they could take from him except his mind and his heart,” Clinton said.

“He said I realized that those are things you have to give away and I decided not to give them away.”

“Fall seven times, stand up eight.” – Japanese proverb

“Who am I to judge?” – Pope Francis

“When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.” – Franklin D Roosevelt

“If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.” – Mary Pickford

“The greatest glory in living lies in not never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela

“Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.” – Jane Addams

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie

“Experience is not what happens to a man, it’s what he does with what happens to him.” – Aldous Huxley

“Good timber does not grow with ease, the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.” – J. Willard

“We’ve got to do a better job with our kids. Teach good values, teach the fundamentals.” – Bobby Orr

“Every day may not be good but there is something good in every day.” – Unknown

“Among the wealthy, compassionate men claim the richest wealth, For material wealth is possessed by even contemptible men. Find and follow the good path and be ruled by compassion. For if the various ways are examined, compassion will prove the means to liberation.” – Tirukkural 25: 241-242 (Hindu)

“Some parents are so involved that they leave college-age children anxious, depressed, and ill-equipped to deal with matters small and large, experts say.” – Bella English, The Boston Globe

“Perception vs. Reality This is one of those topics that, if you think deep into it, trying to understand it is very difficult to do. The difference between the human mind’s perception of reality, and reality itself, is quite hard to grasp.” – Skermefaten

“Anger, hatred, fear, is very bad for our health” – Dalai Lama

“Put your brain into gear before you put your mouth into motion.” – Unknown

“Fear is not real. It is a product of thoughts you create. Now do not misunderstand me, danger is very real. But fear is a choice.” – Cypher Raige from After Earth

“It is better to have failed at doing the right thing than to have been successful at doing the wrong thing.” – Doctor Who

“It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.” – Henry Ford

“Always love your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.” – Oscar Wilde

“Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what’s right.” – Isaac Asimov

“Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I’ve done it thousands of times.” – Mark Twain

“My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.” – Marlo Thomas

“It was a mistake and I made the mistake because I was conservative and played safe. And that way lies failure.” “Must do it… constantly go to the well… constantly try, try, try. Dare. Dare, Dare. Who dares wins” – Peter O’Toole

“We don’t see things as they are, we see things as we are.” – Anais Nin

“To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.” – Elbert Hubbard

“If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much.” – Donald H. Rumsfeld

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.” – Mark Twain

“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.” – Aldous Huxley

“It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.” – Mark Twain

“Crazy people are considered mad by the rest of the society only because their intelligence isn’t understood.” – Weihui Zhou

“In looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if they don’t have the first, the other two will kill you.” – Warren Buffet

“To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.” – Bertrand Russell

“Don’t find fault, find a remedy.” – Henry Ford

“Chop your own wood, and it will warm you twice.” – Henry Ford

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.” – M. Kathleen Casey

“It is no good to continue blaming yourself. Blame yourself once and move on.” – Bart Simpson

“Remember that as a teenager you are at the last stage of your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.” – Fran Lebowitz

“Our destiny is frequently met in the very paths we take to avoid it.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought.” – Victor Hugo

“The difference between gossip and news is whether you hear it or tell it.” – Unknown

“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“Nobody believes the official spokesman… but everybody trusts an unidentified source.” – Ron Nesen

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

“Only the mediocre are always at their best.” – Jean Giraudoux

“Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.” – Malcolm Forbes

“Forgiving is forgetting, in spite of remembering.” – Hammarskjold

“Absence of proof is not proof of absence.” – William Cowper

“Luck is where preparation meets opportunity.” – Earl Nightingale

“It is better to have tried and failed than to have failed to try.” – Mike Dennison

“What happens is not as important as how you react to what happens.” – Thaddeus Golas

“Q: How do you eat an elephant? A: One bite at a time.” – unknown

“I have three messages,” said the breathless Nyad.”One is we should never ever give up. Two is you are never too old to chase your dreams. And three is it looks like a solitary sport but it takes a team.” – Diana Nyad

“Be Here Now is all about being present and not fearing what you don’t know.” – Andy Whitfield

“It only takes just one person to make you feel special and valid and like you belong in the world.” – Andy Janice, The Giant Mechanical Man

“The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.” – Mahatma Gandhi, 1922

“I am young, yes, but what I have learned is that love, the beauty of it, the joy of it and yes, even the pain of it, is the most incredible gift to give and to receive as a human being. And we deserve to experience love fully, equally, without shame and without compromise.” – Ellen Page

“Working hard, and being thoughtful, and generous, and smart; it’s a path to a better life.” – Ashton Kutcher

“Go work until you can get the job you that want to have. And I’m really lucky to get to work with a lot of entrepreneurs that are building some of the coolest, new stuff in the world and these guys and girls work really hard and they put in the hours and they’re generous and care about other people and it’s what led to their success.” – Ashton Kutcher

“Children follow examples, not advice” – unknown

“Life is too short to waste any amount of time on wondering what other people think about you. In the first place, if they had better things going on in their lives, they wouldn’t have the time to sit around and talk about you. What’s important to me is not others’ opinions of me, but what’s important to me is my opinion of myself.” – C. JoyBell C.

“I think that happiness is a very strange thing. And we really feel that we have a right to this happiness. But I feel like it’s constantly fluctuating, and that you can make yourself happy. I think it’s an outlook. Having a positive attitude probably sounds like a corny thing to say, but a positive attitude really helps, and respecting your job really helps, and having the support of your family and friends really helps.” – Leelee Sobieski

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein

“I can’t really do anything about the past and all I can do is just embrace the future and try to make the most of the present. So I’m really trying to do that and doing my best every day.” – Zach Sudfeld

“There is no real reason to fail a child,” “Once children start failing, they begin to believe that they can’t do anything. They give up.” – Dr. William Glasser, Psychiatrist Who Promoted Schools Without Failure

“Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Among a man’s many good possessions, A good command of speech has no equal. Prosperity and ruin issue from the power of the tongue. Therefore, guard yourself against thoughtless speech.” – Tirukkural 65: 641-642 (Hindu)

“The purpose of life is to amount to something and have it make some difference that you lived at all.” – Abigail Van Buren (real name: Pauline Friedman Phillips)

“Greatness is not what you do in life but the greatness you inspire in others.” – unknown

“In his WHAG TV interview, Preston Deener said eloquently, “You’ve got to have one heart and stand up for someone who’s getting bullied, and it needs to stop.”

“Maybe there’s a little girl who thinks she can be an Olympic athlete and she sees all the things I struggled through to get here. Yeah, I didn’t walk away with a medal or run away with a medal, but I think there’s lessons to be learned when you win and lessons to be learned when you lose.” – Lolo Jones

“If you push through the hard days you can get through anything.” – Gabrielle Douglas

“The majority of the things that I do, I’m actually afraid to do, but you just have to have a positive attitude and block out any fears that you have.” – Aly Raisman, Captain of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team

“You get to the point where you decide that you don’t want to be a victim anymore and that you’re not going to live your life like that.” – Kayla Harrison, First U.S. Olympic Judo Gold Champion

“I love that fact that Kayla actually persevered and went back to her sport,” she said. “That’s the role models. Sometimes, things like that happen and what do you do? Do you crumble with your life or do you go forward? Hee said she chose to go forward.” – Dana Hee, 1988 U.S. Olympic Lightweight Taekwondo Gold Champion

“It was hard. I came to grips with a lot of difficulties that I’ve overcome. Each challenge kind of makes you who you are. It wasn’t always a good thing. I have my own struggles in my life because of the things I was forced to overcome.” – Hope Solo

“Stepping on that line for me, it will be about facing my fears.” – Lolo Jones

“No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.” – Maya Angelou

“In judging others a man laboreth in vain; he often erreth, and easily falleth into sin; but in judging and examining himself he always laboreth to good purpose.” – Thomas Kempis

“Some people live in cages with bars built from their own fears and doubts. Some people live in cages with bars built from other people’s fears and doubts; their parents, their friends, their brothers and sisters, their families. Some people live in cages with bars built from the choices others made for them, the circumstances other people imposed upon them. And some people break free.” – C. JoyBell C.

“Can’t react every time you’re insulted. Free people absorb destructive things and refuse to be destroyed” – Former President Clinton

“Those wounds stay with you, and you turn them into a language and a purpose.” – Bruce Springsteen

“I was set free because my greatest fear had been realized, and I still had a daughter who I adored, and I had an old typewriter and a big idea. And so rock bottom became a solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life..” – J. K. Rowling

“Because a fellow has failed once or twice or a dozen times, you don’t want to set him down as a failure till he’s dead or loses his courage.” – George Horace Lorimer

“In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity” – Albert Einstein

“We have nothing to fear but fear itself.” – Franklin D Roosevelt

“We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” – Orson Welles

“We are what we imagine. Our very existence consists in our imagination of ourselves. The greatest tragedy that can befall us is to go unimagined!” – N. Scott Momaday

“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.” – St. Jerome

“Don’t let what you can’t do stop you from what you can do.” – Jr: KMD

“Learn from the mistakes of others, you can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Perhaps we are finally on the edge, the cutting edge of survival and we as a people will – must wake up. Be more diligent, more generous and above all more conscious.” – Aisha Bauer

“I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.”

– Marilyn Monroe

“A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove… but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.” – Forest E. Witcraft

“For those who believe, no proof is necessary. For those who don’t believe, no proof is possible.”

– Stuart Chase, The Tragedy of Waste

“Do you believe because you understand, or do you understand because you believe?” – unknown

“A great deal of talent is lost to the world for the want of a little courage.” – Sydney Smith

“The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.” – Abraham Maslow

“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” – Lao Tzu

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.” – Dalai Lama

“You often meet your destiny on the road you’ve taken to avoid it.” – unknown

“Islam teaches that destiny (nasib) is written with your own hands.” – Unknown

“I’d rather be a failure at something I enjoy than a success at something I hate.” – George Burns

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.” – William Jennings Bryan

“If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Do what you can where you are with what you have.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Imagination is more important than knowledge.” – Albert Einstein

“Life is what you make of it, always has been, always will be.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve with PMA, (Positive Mental Attitude)” – W. Clement Stone

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.” – Tommy Lasorda

“A single rose can be my garden…a single friend, my world.” – Leo F. Buscaglia

“To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Unknown

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne

“When we change our perception we gain control. The stress becomes a challenge, not a threat. When we commit to action, to actually doing something rather than feeling trapped by events, the stress in our life becomes manageable.” – Greg Anderson

“A lot of what passes for depression these days is nothing more than a body saying that it needs work.” – Geoffrey Norman

“Decide to establish a strong soul connection and you can sidestep a wave of bad feeling when it comes. With this connection, a wave of fear may come toward you, but it will simply wash over you. The light of the soul is a protective illumination that enables you to see fear coming and refuse to let it take over. The good news is that every challenging situation, whether on the physical, emotional, or mental plane, is an opportunity to choose wisely and step into greater light.” – HealingWithLight.org

“The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude. I am convinced that life is ten percent what happens to me and ninety percent of how I react to it. And so it is with you. we are in charge of our attitudes.” – Charles R. Swindoll

“It’s not what happens to you that determines how far you will go in life; it is how you handle what happens to you.” – Zig Ziglar

“Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because of who you think you are.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.” – Lou Holtz

“It is never too late to become what you might have become.” – George Eliot

“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.” – Buddha

“The truth often hurts, but it is the lie that leaves the scar.” – unknown

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.” – William James

“I am convinced that attitude is the key to success or failure in almost any of life’s endeavors. Your attitude-your perspective, your outlook, how you feel about yourself, how you feel about other people-determines your priorities, your actions, your values. Your attitude determines how you interact with other people and how you interact with yourself.” – Carolyn Warner

“Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.” – Jim Rohn

“Life’s up and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine…[your] values and goals…Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want. – Marsha Sinetar

“A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” – Hugh Downs

“The concept of total wellness recognizes that our every thought, word, and behavior affects our greater health and well-being. And we, in turn, are affected not only emotionally but also physically and spiritually.” – Greg Anderson

“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear not absence of fear.” -Mark Twain

“Fear is what stops you. Courage is what keeps you going.” – unknown

“When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell

“When you speak of a negative or hear a negative from someone that you choose not to accept. Just say the words “cancel – clear.” – Donna Marie Wright

“Your thoughts create your experience. Your experience creates your reality. Everything you say is a projection and a creation. The words you use have power. You are always placing an order with ever word you speak.” – Jodi Cardoza

“The time is always right to do what is right.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.” – William Ernest Henley, Invictus

“Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.” – Roger Babson

“The mind is the limit as long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“I cannot say whether things will get better if we change; what I can say is they must change if they are to get better.” – G. C. Lichtenberg

“What we have to remember is that we can still do anything. We can change our minds. We can start over. Get a post-bac or try writing for the first time. The notion that it’s too late to do anything is comical. It’s hilarious. We’re graduating college. We’re so young. We can’t, we MUST not lose this sense of possibility because in the end, it’s all we have.”

– Marina Keegan, Excerpt of The Opposite of Loneliness

“If there is anybody at all who has a dream, then they can definitely make it happen. There are no excuses. It depends on you and no one else. ” – Dawn Loggins

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.” –

Vivian Greene

“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen

” You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Christopher Columbus

“You can get through it and you can land on your feet triumphantly and strong,” – Katy Perry

“Nature is doing her best each moment to make us well. She exists for no other end. Do not resist. With the least inclination to be well, we should not be sick.” – Henry David Thoreau

“God’s gift to us is the gift of life and your gift to God is what you do with your life.” – Joe Langton

“Where there’s a will there’s a way.” – unknown

“The pen that writes your life story must be held in your own hand.” – Irene C. Kassorla

“I’m not afraid. I was born for this!” – Joan of Arc

“It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K. Rowling

“It’s not the situation … It’s your reaction to the situation.” – Robert Conklin

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

“The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problem.” – Mohandas Gandhi

“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” – Oscar Wilde

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“I trust that everything happens for a reason, even when we’re not wise enough to see it.” – Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine

“A lot of people say they want to get out of pain, and I’m sure that’s true, but they aren’t willing to make healing a high priority. They aren’t willing to look inside to see the source of their pain in order to deal with it.” – Lindsay Wagner

“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.” – Helen Keller

“Healing may not be so much about getting better, as about letting go of everything that isn’t you – all of the expectations, all of the beliefs – and becoming who you are.” – Rachel Naomi

“The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.” – Marianne Williamson

“My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Put yourself in a state of mind where you say to yourself, “Here is an opportunity for you to celebrate like never before, my own power, my own ability to get myself to do whatever is necessary.” – Anthony Robbins

“You can’t put a Band – Aid on every boo- boo you’ve made; some just need time to heal.” – Christina Montano

“I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood.” – Susie Bright

“I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” – Billy Joel

“The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.” – Hubert H. Humphrey

“Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.” – John Homer Miller

“To heal from the inside out is the key.” – Wynonna Judd

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill

“Learn to live. Learn to be alive. Embrace your existence. Hug someone, smile at a stranger. Watch a sunset, hug the moon and embrace the stars.” – unknown

“If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone; one should keep his friendships in constant repair.” – Samuel Johnson

“Time heals all wounds.” – unknown

“A good parent everyday should justify their decisions on how their decisions will affect their children.” – unknown

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” – Edmund Hillary

“Every time you don’t follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.” – Shakti Gawain

“Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right.” – Henry Ford

“Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Put your future in good hands – your own.” -Author Unknown

“Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.” -Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic’s Notebook, 1960

“I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.” -Louisa May Alcott

“If you are comfortable with yourself, others will be comfortable with you.” – unknown

“Our compulsions make us who we are!” – Mary, Gulf Breeze, FL

“When one door shuts another opens. Be quick to decide at times for the door may close on you!” – unknown

“Without a struggle, there can be no progress.” – Frederick Douglass

“God gives us love, someone to love he lends us.” – Alfred Tennyson To J.S.

“Time stops for no one, and if we allow ourselves to focus on the negative we might miss out on some really amazing things that life has to offer.” – Shannon Spaunburg

“In order to follow the right path, we must overcome these obstacles. Sometimes these obstacles are really blessings in disguise, only we don’t realize that at the time.” – Shannon Spaunburg

“Suicide is chosen; it happens when pain exceeds resources for coping with pain. Suicide is often referred to as a permanent solution to a temporary problem. You are not alone and you are not forgotten. Your life will improve. Talk to someone who cares. Call 800-273-TALK (8255)” – Unknown quotes

“Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it.” – Tori Amos (Pop Rock Singer)

“Some people are afraid of what they might find if they try to analyze themselves too much, but you have to crawl into your wounds to discover where your fears are. Once the bleeding starts, the cleansing can begin.” – Tori Amos (Pop Rock Singer)

“I blame my mother for nothing, but forgive her for everything.” – Mary J. Blige (Singer Song Writer)

“After all these years, I am still involved in the process of self-discovery. It’s better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe. Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.” – Sophia Loren

“Love isn’t finding a perfect person. It’s seeing an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen

“Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.” – Baltasar Gracian

“We may go to the moon, but that’ s not very far. The greatest distance we have to cover still lies within us.” – Charles de Gaulle (1890 – 1970)

“Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.” – Aesop

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler.” – Henry David Thoreau

“He enjoys true leisure who has time to improve his soul’s estate.” – Henry David Thoreau

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau

“It’s a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.” – W. Somerset Maugham

“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” – Oprah Winfrey

“No one falls in love by choice, it is by chance. No one stays in love by chance, it is by work. And no one falls out of love by chance, it is by choice.” – unknown

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain

“Strive for progress, not perfection.” – unknown

“You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted.” – Ruth E. Renkl

“No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop

“It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.” – Hanoch McCarty

“In seeking happiness for others, you find it for yourself.” – unknown

“Clear your mind of can’t.” – Samuel Johnson

“If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.” – Abigail Van Buren (real name: Pauline Friedman Phillips)

“It is best to live however one can be.” – Sophocles

“To wish to be well is a part of becoming well.” -Seneca

“He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.” – unknown

“Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”

– Buddha

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity” – Albert Einstein

“Kids grow up awfully fast these days,”she said. “You should try to have a good relationship with your kids, no matter what they do.” – Abigail Van Buren (real name: Pauline Friedman Phillips)

“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.” – Confucius

“I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.” – Roy Orbison

“Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learned something from yesterday.” – John Wayne

“Having a high IQ is not a guarantee of success, Van Gemert agrees, just as having a lower IQ is not a guarantee of failure..”