Thursday, April 28, 2005

Success Quotes-9

This is the ninth in a series of some of my favorite success and inspiration quotations. I hope you enjoy them:

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

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestioned ability of a man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Henry David Thoreau

Man is the artificer of his own happiness.
Henry David Thoreau

Things do not change; we change.
Henry David Thoreau

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
Henry David Thoreau

Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.
Theodore Roosevelt

Man is what he believes.
Anton Chekhov

The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
Frank Lloyd Wright

In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.
John Lilly

They can conquer who believe they can.

Unless you believe, you will not understand.
Saint Augustine

Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.

Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not; it is the first lesson that ought to be learned; and however early a man's training begins, it is probably the last lesson that he learns thoroughly.
Thomas H. Huxley

The less their ability, the more their conceit.
Ahad HaAm

I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.
Martha Washington

A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.
Patricia Neal

Human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
William James

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind.
William James

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