A Few More of My Favorite Quotations

Robert Terson

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. Henry David Thoreau

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. John Quincy Adams

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men’s best successes come after their disappointments. Henry Ward Beecher

He who hesitates is lost. Proverb

We are still masters of our fate.
We are still captains of our souls. Sir Winston Churchill

Men do less than they ought,
unless they do all they can. Thomas Carlyle

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. Thomas Jefferson

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will. Vince Lombardi

Imagination is more important than knowledge. Albert Einstein

Action is character F. Scott Fitzgerald

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. Benjamin Franklin

Heaven never helps the man who will not act. Sophocles

The less people speak of their greatness,
 the more we think of it. Lord Bacon

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one. Elbert Hubbard

There is nothing noble about being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self. Hindu Proverb

The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; the optimist, the opportunity in every difficulty. L.P. Jacks

Change your thoughts and you change your world. Norman Vincent Peale

Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance. Samuel Johnson

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in. Napoleon Bonaparte

There are three kinds of people in the world, the wills, the won’ts and the can’ts. The first accomplish everything; the second oppose everything; the third fail in everything. Eclectic Magazine

I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been. Wayne Gretzky

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. John Wooden

”It’s impossible,” said pride. “It’s risky,” said experience. “It’s pointless,” said reason. “Give it a try,” whispered the heart. Anonymous

Whoever said money can’t buy happiness didn’t know where to shop. Gertrude Stein