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Ability

Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.
- John Wooden
Abundance

Whatever we are waiting for peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance ? it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach
Achievement

If life were measured by accomplishments, most of us would die in infancy.
- Gouthey, A. P.
Action

Whatever failures I have known, whatever errors I have committed, whatever follies I have witnessed in private and public life have been the consequence of action without thought.
- Bernard Baruch
Adventure

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.
- Helen Keller
Adversity

The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
- Sophocles
Advice

Give advice; if people don't listen, let adversity teach them
- Anonymous
Age

Everyone is the age of their heart.
- Guatemalan Proverb
Ambition

The greatest evil that fortune can bring to men is to endow them with feeble resources and yet to make them ambitious.
- Luc de Clapiers
Anger

Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.
- Buddha
Animals

Lots of people talk to animals.... Not very many listen, though.... That's the problem.
- Benjamin Hoff
Appreciation

The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
- William James
Art

A picture is worth a thousand words.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
Attitude

The only disability in life is a bad attitude
- Scott Hamilton
Beauty

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart
- Kahlil Gibran
Beginning

That which has a beginning will surely have an end.
- Joseph Smith
Belief

Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something
- Aldous Huxley
Bible

It is not at all incredible, that a book which has been so long in the possession of mankind should contain many truths as yet undiscovered.
- Bishop Butler
Birthday

Not just a year older, but a year better.
- Anonymous
Boldness

Fortune befriends the bold.
- John Dryden
Books

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
- Mark Twain
Business

In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield
- Warren Buffett
Calmness

The world belongs to the Enthusiast who keeps cool.
- William Mcfee
Celebration

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
- Oprah Winfrey
Challenge

Troubles are often the tools by which God fashions us for better things.
- Henry Ward Beecher
Change

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction
- Winston Churchill
Character

Talents are best nurtured in solitude. Character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.
- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Courage

Wisdom is knowing who deserves a second chance. Courage is knowing the next time will be the last time.
- Mark Amend
Dance

Dancing is the world's favorite metaphor
- Kristy Nilsson
Death

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
- Norman Cousins
Dreams

Dreams are free
- Anonymous
Education

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.
- Anatole France
Effort

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
- Anonymous
Emotion

The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts
- Bertrand Russell
Enthusiasm

A salesman minus enthusiasm is just a clerk
- Harry F. Banks
Entrepreneurship

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
- Napoleon Hill
Environment

To put your hands in a river is to feel the chords that bind the earth together
- Barry Lopez
Equality

If we were to select the most intelligent, imaginative, energetic, and emotionally stable third of mankind, all races would be present.
- Franz Boas
Experience

If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we'd all be millionaires.
- Abigail Van Buren
Faith

Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.
- William James
Fate

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together,but do so with all your heart.
- Marcus Aurelius
Fear

Those who fear life are already three parts dead.
- Bertrand Russell
Finance

Don't count your check-ins before they cash
- Vanna Bonta
Fitness

He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
- Thomas Carlyle
Food

Eating without conversation is only stoking.
- Marcelene Cox
Forgiveness

How unhappy is he who cannot forgive himself.
- Publilius Syrus
Friendship

Friendship is held to be the severest test of character. It is easy, we think, to be loyal to a family and clan, whose blood is in your own veins.
- Charles Alexander Eastman
Funny

How many people here have telekenetic powers? Raise my hand.
- Emo Philips
Hardwork

Every job is a self portrait of the person who does it. Autograph your work with excellence.
- Anonymous
Health

The greatest wealth is Health
- Anonymous
History

Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunters.
- African Proverb
Humour

I think the next best thing to solving a problem is finding some humor in it.
- Frank A. Clark
Idea

A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
Ignorance

The only thing more expensive than education is ignorance
- Benjamin Franklin
Imagination

Some stories are true that never happened.
- Elie Wiesel
Inspiration

Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
- Swami Sivananda
Intelligence

Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
- Josh Billings
Leadership

A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason.
- J. P. Morgan
Life

Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
- Mark Twain
Love

What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Luck

Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get
- Ray Kroc
Marriage

Never marry but for love; but see that thou lov'st what is lovely.
- William Penn
Mathematics

Mathematics is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas
- Anonymous
Media

Social Media is about the people! Not about your business. Provide for the people and the people will provide for you.
- Matt Goulart
Memory

There is not any memory with less satisfaction in it than the memory of some temptation we resisted
- James Branch Cabell
Men

A man always blames the woman who fools him. In the same way he blames the door he walks into in the dark.
- Henry Louis Mencken
Mind

There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there
- Albert Einstein
Money

A fool and his money are soon parted.
- Thomas Tusser
Motivation

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night's sleep.
- E. Joseph Cossman
Movies

Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.
- Martin Scorsese
Music

Music is my religion.
- Jimi Hendrix
Mystery

Mystery has its own mysteries, and there are gods above gods. We have ours, they have theirs. That is what's known as infinity.
- Jean Cocteau
Nature

Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.
- Rainer Maria Rilke
Opportunity

You create your opportunities by asking for them
- Shakti Gawain
Pain

There is one pain I often feel, which you will never know. It is caused by the absence of you
- Anonymous
Parents

The only way we can be there for our children is to be there for ourselves.
- Anonymous
Passion

Never underestimate the power of passion.
- Eve Sawyer
Patriotism

Patriotism is an instant reaction that fades away when the war starts.
- Mick Jagger
Peace

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.
- Georges Clemenceau
Pet

Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.
- Roger Caras
Photography

The camera's only job is to get out of the way of making photographs.
- Ken Rockwell
Poetry

Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.
- Kahlil Gibran
Proverb

A rolling stone gathers no moss
- Anonymous
Questions

The one who asks questions doesn't lose his way
- Anonymous
Religion

Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters.
- Isaac Bashevis Singer
Risk

Many great ideas have been lost because the people who had them could not stand being laughed at.
- Anonymous
Science

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
- Adam Smith
Sports

Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
- Ted Williams
Success

In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
- Henry Ward Beecher
Talent

Our talents are the gift that God gives to us... What we make of our talents is our gift back to God
- Leo Buscaglia
Teacher

The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.
- John Lubbock
Technology

Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.
- John F. Kennedy
Time

Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn.
- Delmore Schwartz
Travel

Travel brings wisdom only to the wise. It renders the ignorant more ignorant than ever.
- Joe Abercrombie
Trust

A man who trusts nobody is apt to be the kind of man nobody trusts.
- Harold MacMillan
Vision

Nothing stops an organization faster than people who believe that the way you worked yesterday is the best way to work tomorrow.
- Jon Madonna
War

There never was a good war, or a bad peace.
- Benjamin Franklin
Wealth

Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
- Zig Ziglar
Wisdom

In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool.
- Lord Chesterfield
Women

The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion. But cosmetics are easier to buy.
- Yves Saint-Laurent
Words

Our words are giants when they do us an injury, and dwarfs when they do us a service.
- Wilkie Collins
Work

I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.
- Douglas Adams
World

The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything.
- Albert Einstein
Writing

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
- Thomas Jefferson
Youth

Never suffer youth to be an excuse for inadequacy, nor age and fame to be an excuse for indolence.
- Benjamin Haydon