Monday, May 31, 2010

Your Goal In Life is Health

"Your goal in life should be to enjoy the highest levels of health and energy possible. This requires that you eat the right foods and fewer of them. It requires you to get regular exercise and move every joint of your body daily. To enjoy superb physical health, you must get lots of rest and recreation. Above all, you maintain a positive mental attitude, looking for the good in every situation, and remain determined to be a completely positive person."

-- Brian Tracy

"Self respect is the root of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself."

-- Abraham Joshua Heschel

"Well done is better than well said."

-- Benjamin Franklin

Saturday, May 29, 2010

The Death of Fear

"Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain."

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The one who asks questions doesn't lose his way."

-- African Proverb

"Courage is not limited to the battlefield. The real tests of courage are much quieter. They are the inner tests, like enduring pain when the room is empty or standing alone when you're misunderstood."

-- Charles Swindoll

Friday, May 28, 2010

Characters Becomes Destiny

"Watch your thoughts, for they become words. Choose your words, for they become actions. Understand your actions, for they become habits. Study your habits, for they will become your character. Develop your character, for it becomes your destiny."

-- Jenny

"Keep your face to the sunshine and you will not see the shadows."

-- Helen Keller

"I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time."

-- Anna Freud

Success Unexpected in Common Hours

"If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined,
he will meet with success unexpected in common hours."

-- Henry David Thoreau

"One should believe in marriage as
in the immortality of the soul."

-- Honore de Balzac

"No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother,
if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed."

-- Jeremy

"Your past is not your potential. In any hour you can choose to liberate the future."

-- Marilyn Ferguson

-- Harold MacMillan

Thursday, May 27, 2010

What Lives Within Us

"What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are
tiny matters compared to what lives within us."

-- June

"Dance like no one is watching. Sing like no one is listening.
Love like you've never been hurt and live like it's heaven on Earth."

—- Mark Twain

"Treasure every moment that you have! And treasure it more because
you shared it with someone special, special enough to spend your
time. And remember that time waits for no one."

-- Yvonne

"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."

-- Mahatma Gandhi

"A service culture doesn't happen by accident. The company is always a reflection of the person at the helm. Their attitude, their values, and their commitment to service excellence will drive the actions of others in the organization. Always has . . . always will."

-- Mac Anderson

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Can't Have It All At Once

"You CAN have it all. You just can't have it all at once."

-- Oprah

"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

"Without shared values, peak performance isn't possible."

-- Scott Beare and Michael McMillan

"Shared values serve to build an effective team, establish its culture, conduct, rules and policies. All teams have values--some good, some bad. The key is having positive values that each individual embraces, lives by and shares with every member on the team."

-- Scott Beare and Michael McMillan

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Strong Lives Dynamic Purposes

"Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes."

-- Kenneth Hildebrand

"Life is the flower for which love is the honey."

-- Victor Hugo

"We all have ability. The difference is how we use it."

-- Stevie Wonder

"The most powerful element in advertising is the truth."

-- William Bernbach

Monday, May 24, 2010

Yes, You Can Be Great

"A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive, and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done."

-- Vince Lombardi

"There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them."

-- Denis Waitley

"Winning is not everything -- but making the effort to win is."

-- Vince Lombardi

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Link Between Habit and Motivation

"Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going."

-- Jim Ryun

"We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions."

-- Gerald J. Simmons

"Love one another and you will be happy. It's as
simple and as difficult as that."

-- Michael Leunig

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability
to discover ability in others is the true test."

-- Elbert Hubbard

Friday, May 21, 2010

Be Miserable or Not is Your Choice

"Be miserable. Or motivate yourself.
Whatever has to be done, it's
always your choice."

-- Wayne Dyer

"The most important thing a father can do for
his children is to love their mother."

-- Theodore M. Hesburgh

"We aim above the mark to hit the mark."

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows;
it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts."

-- Booker T. Washington

Fail Due To Encouragement

"More people fail for lack of encouragement, than for any other reason."

-- Ruth Bell Graham

"Ability is what you're capable of doing.
Motivation determines what you do.
Attitude determines how well you do it."

-- Lou Holtz

"Never let a single day pass without saying an encouraging word to each child."

-- Paula J. Fox

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Life Give You 2 Choices

"We all have two choices: We can make a living or we can design a life."

-- Jim Rohn

"A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it."

-- Frank A. Clark

"They are able because they think they are able."

-- Virgil

"People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither
does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily."

-- Zig Ziglar

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

A Big Secret of Life

"The big secret in life is that there is no secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you are willing to work. It is called massive action. Action is the gas in the tank. Without it, the car will not run."

-- Marcy Blochowiak

"The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight but has no vision."

-- Helen Keller

"You have to find something that you love enough to be able to take risks, jump over the hurdles and break through the brick walls that are always going to be placed in front of you. If you don't have that kind of feeling for what it is you are doing, you'll stop at the first giant hurdle."

-- George Lucas

Monday, May 17, 2010

Design Your Own Life

You don't have to take life the way it comes to you. You can design your life to come to you the way you want it.

-- Dan Zadra

"How soon not now, becomes never."

-- Martin Luther

"Love begins with a smile."

-- Johnny

"It's not about being better than someone else,
but about being better than you were before."

-- Wayne Dyer

"You have seen and felt much in life so far.
But still the best is yet to come."

-- Melody Beattie

What We Do

"There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important."

-- Jim Rohn

"To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived, this is to have succeeded."

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Children respond when you are genuine and vulnerable to them. So do adults. Let's cut out the pretentious nonsense and get real in everything we do . . ."

-- Tom Asacker

Saturday, May 15, 2010

An Equal Sign in Your Life

"What do all equations have in common? An equal sign. In a mathematical equation the equal sign represents the balance; and in our equation of effective life/time management, it represents balance. Do you have an equal sign in your life? What is your balance?"

-- Amy Jones

"Problems arise in that one has to find a balance between what people need from you and what you need for yourself."

-- Jessye Norman

"I learned that success and happiness are not values to pursue; they are values to develop."

-- Jim Rohn

Sure Stepping Stones for Success

"Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure
are two of the surest stepping stones to success."

-- Dale Carnegie

"Love does not dominate; it cultivates."

-- Goethe

"All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers."

-- Orison Swett Marden

"The major value in life is not what you get.
The major value in life is what you become."

-- Jim Rohn

Friday, May 14, 2010

Be With Those Who Makes You Good

"Keep company with those who make you better."

-- English Proverb

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest
appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them."

-- John Fitzgerald Kennedy

"There's a special kind of magic in gratitude for it raises our consciousness."


"Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people."

-- Jim Rohn

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Cannot Play Safe and Break New Ground

"Leaders take risks. That's not to say that they are reckless, because good leaders aren't. But they don't always take the safest route. Rarely can a person break ground and play it safe at the same time."

--John C. Maxwell

"Success as I see it, is a result, not a goal."

-- Gustave Flaubert (1821 - 1880)

"Imagination is seeing things, not as they are, but as they could be. Think about it: Everything that has ever been invented
in the history of the world began as an idea in one person's mind."

-- Mac Anderson

"He who is required by the necessity of his position to speak the highest things is compelled by the same necessity to exemplify the highest things."

-- Gregory the Great

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Fight For Life of Action

"A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction."

-- Rita Mae Brown

"All the technology in the world will never replace our need for one another. Love will always be vital to our survival and well being."

-- David Boufford

"It is better to sleep on things beforehand
than to lie awake about them afterward."

-- Baltasar Gracian

"When one must, one can."

-- Yiddish Proverb

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

A Kind Word Can Change a Life

"You never know when one kind act, or one word of encouragement, can change a life forever."

-- Zig Ziglar

"Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises."

-- Demosthenes (384 - 322 BC)

"The best way to inspire people to superior performance is to convince them by everything you do and by your everyday attitude that you are wholeheartedly supporting them."

-- Harold S. Green

Monday, May 10, 2010

Wish You Were Better

"Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better."

-- Jim Rohn

"Every hour of every day is an unspeakably perfect miracle."

-- Walt Whitman

"How many times a day, a week, a month, do we have the opportunity to be great through simple acts of kindness? In your Dash, never underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, or an honest compliment. All have the potential to turn a life around."

-- Mac Anderson

Sunday, May 09, 2010

Successful People Make Mistakes But Never Quit

"Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit."

-- Conrad Hilton

"One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time."

-- John Wanamaker

"The Finish Strong attitude is grounded in the principle that you never 'get there' in life and that you should always keep moving forward. I love the way that John Naber, the four-time gold medal winning Olympic swimming champion, characterizes his achievement. When asked if winning four Olympic gold medals was the highlight of his life, he replied, 'I hope not. I've still got a lot of living left to do and I hope that my greatest achievement is still in front of me.'"

-- Dan Green

Friday, May 07, 2010

Hunter of Blessings

"You have a mind that always tries to be right about everything so you might as well use it to your advantage. Become a hunter of blessings, actively seeking them out in every experience and person you encounter."

-- Kate Nowak

"Sometimes our light goes out but is blown again into flame by an encounter with another human being. Each of us owes the deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this inner light."

-- Albert Schweitzer

"What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal."

-- Albert Pike

Dreams Need Not Be Huge

"Not all dreams must be huge or designed to save the world. Your dream to spend more quality time with your family or to be paid well for doing work that you love is just as important. If your dream matters to you then it is precious and worthy of pursuit."

--Marcia Wieder

"I have found that if you love life . . . life will love you back."

-- Arthur Rubenstein

"It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You cannot make progress without making decisions."

-- Jim Rohn

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Have Dreams

"Dreams Really Do Come True!"

--Coach Jim Johnson

"The happiness you feel is in direct proportion to the love you give."


"Happiness is like a butterfly: the more you chase it,
the more it will elude you, but if you turn your
attention to other things, it will come and sit
softly on your shoulder…"

-- Henry David Thoreau

"Your ability to learn faster than your competition is your
only sustainable competitive advantage."

-- Arie De Gues (born 1930)

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Beginning of New and Better Life

"When one door closes another one opens. What you believe is the worst moment of your life could turn out to be the beginning of a new and better life..."

-- Margie Tsoukias

"If, out of time, I could pick one moment and keep it shining, always new, of all the days that I have lived, I'd pick the moment I met you."

-- Jenny

"What is success? It's the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads."

-- Susan

"Try a little harder to be a little better."

-- Gordon B. Hinckley

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

No Shortcuts

"There are no shortcuts to any place worth going."

-- Beverly Sills

"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved."

-- Hellen Keller

"First they ignore you,then they laugh at you,then they fight you, then you win."

-- Mahatma Gandhi

Monday, May 03, 2010

Trusting YourSelf

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

-- Golda Meir

"Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event.
You don't fail overnight.
Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day."

-- Jim Rohn

"The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today."

-- Franklin Roosevelt

Saturday, May 01, 2010

Great Lesson Life To Learn

"The first great lesson of life to learn is that winter will always come...
the human winters of despair and loneliness, or disappointment, or tragedy...
The major challenge confronting those surrounded by winter is to not let
it affect the arrival of spring and our ability to recognize that arrival."

-— Jim Rohn,The Seasons of Life

"Whatever your problem, it is but a test in love. If you meet that
test through love, your problem will be solved. If you do not meet
that test through love, your problem will continue until you do!
Your problem is your initiation in love."

-- Catherine Ponder

"Now is the time to get ready for 2011!
What are your big plans? Write them down
and start mapping out your way..."

-- John

"Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something, and has lost something."

-- H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Don't Over Shield Children

"I've learned though we try to shield our children
from life's hardships and life's pain . . .
there will always be occasions in life
when a kid needs to walk in the rain."

-- Linda Ellis

"The surest way to make it hard for children is to make it easy for them."

-- Eleanor Roosevelt

"Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it."

-- Jim Rohn