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January Quote List

Thursday, January 31, 2013

I enjoy motivational quotes and i have complied a list of this month. Its nice to have the list in one place, looking forward to making a February list.

1) “Attitude: It is our best friend or our worst enemy.” ~John C. Maxwell
2) “It is better to take many small steps in the right direction than to make a great leap forward only to stumble backward.” ~Old Chinese Proverb
3) “Whether you think you can or can’t, you’re right.” ~Henry Ford
4) “Stumbling is not falling.” ~Portuguese Proverb
5) “We must be the change we wish to see in the world.” ~Mahatma Gandhi
6) “There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.” ~Dr. Denis Waitley
7) “Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment.” ~Vince Lombardi
8) “Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.” ~Stan Smith
9) “Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.” ~Unknown
10) “I’ve been on a diet for two weeks and all I’ve lost is fourteen days.” ~Totie Fields
11) “If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint’, then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” ~Vincent Van Gogh
12) “Those who think they have not time for bodily exercise will sooner or later have to find time for illness.” ~Edward Stanley
13) “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” ~Thomas Edison
14) “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” ~Larry Elder
15) “Habit is habit and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time.” ~Mark Twain
16) “Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Work, continuous work and hard work, is the only way to accomplish results that last.” ~Hamilton Holt
17) “We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.” ~Fredrick Koeing
18) “Our health always seems much more valuable after we lose it.” ~Unknown
19) “Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.” ~Doug Larson
20) “If hunger is not the problem, then eating is not the solution.” ~Unknown
21) “No matter who you are, no matter what you do, you absolutely, positively do have the power to change.” ~Bill Phillips
22) “When we stop judging ourselves, we stop judging other people. When we start loving ourselves, we start loving other people.” ~Unknown
23) “When the only tool you own is a hammer, every problem begins to resemble a nail.” ~Abraham Maslow
24) “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” ~Zig Ziglar
25) “The past is history. The future, a mystery. The here and now is a gift. That is why it’s called the present.” ~Unknown
26) “Perfectionism doesn’t make you feel perfect. It makes you feel inadequate.” ~Maria Shrive
27) “Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.” ~Napolean Bonaparte
28) “Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.” ~Spanish Proverb
29) “Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the ‘someday I’ll’ philosophy.” ~Denis Waitley
30) “Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.” ~Brian Tracy
31) “We must be the change we wish to see in the world.” ~Mahatma Gandhi
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  • ANY010113
    1816 days ago
  • B-NANA
    #19 was my favorite. Made me Laugh.
    Here's a few of my favorites
    “A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.” - Pres. Richard M. Nixon
    "Men succeed when they realize that their failures are the preparation for their victories." -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    "Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."

    1817 days ago
  • ANY010113
    1817 days ago
    love quotes!

    i especially like #5 and #31.

    1817 days ago
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