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Ability

Never underestimate your problem or your ability to deal with it.
- Robert H. Schuller
Abundance

Gratitude is the open door to abundance.
- Anonymous
Achievement

It's how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.
- David Feherty
Action

Museums and art stores are also sources of pleasure and inspiration. Doubtless it will seem strange to many that the hand unaided by sight can feel action, sentiment, beauty in the cold marble; and yet it is true that I derive genuine pleasure from touching great works of art. As my finger tips trac
- Keller
Adventure

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
- Andre Gide
Adversity

Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
- African Proverb
Advice

The best advice is this: Don't take advice and don't give advice.
- Anonymous
Age

Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
- Tom Stoppard
Ambition

If you faithfully work eight hours a day, then you might become a boss and get to work 12 hours a day
- Robert Frost
Anger

Anger blows out the lamp of the mind
- Robert G. Ingersoll
Animals

The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged
- Ovid
Appreciation

When one's expectations are reduced to zero, one really appreciates everything one does have
- Stephen Hawking
Art

Art begins with resistance - at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece has ever been created without great labor.
- Andre Gide
Attitude

Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time
- Betty Smith
Beauty

When you reach the heart of life you shall find beauty in all things, even in the eyes that are blind to beauty
- Kahlil Gibran
Beginning

There is an old saying 'well begun is half done'--'tis a bad one. I would use instead--Not begun at all 'til half done.
- Jonh Keats
Belief

Not believing has a sickness which is believing a little.
- Antonio Porchia
Bible

Never place a period where God has placed a comma. God is still speaking.
- Gracie Allen
Birthday

May your special day be filled with memories and flowers, friendship and happy hours.
- Anonymous
Boldness

Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be bold, proclaim it everywhere: They only live who dare.
- Voltaire
Books

Books open your mind, broaden your mind, and strengthen you as nothing else can
- William Feather
Business

A business with a income at its heels, furnishes always oil for its own wheels
- William Cowper
Calmness

Happiness is a state of mind; happiness means calmness of mind
- Anonymous
Celebration

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

Adventure is worthwhile.
- Amelia Earhart
Change

Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts
- Arnold Bennett
Character

Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time
- Elbert Hubbard
Courage

You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose the sight of the shore
- Christopher Columbus
Dance

The dance is over, the applause subsided, but the joy and feeling will stay with you forever
- W.M. Tory
Death

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men
- Anonymous
Dreams

A dream is a wish your heart makes.
- Walt Disney
Education

Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity
- Aristotle
Effort

If you can't excell with talent, triumph with effort
- Dave Weinbaum
Emotion

Your emotions are the slaves to your thoughts, and you are the slave to your emotions.
- Elizabeth Gilbert
Enthusiasm

Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm
- Benjamin Disraeli
Entrepreneurship

If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always got!
- Alan Scott
Environment

Modern society will find no solution to the ecological problem unless it takes a serious look at its lifestyle
- Pope John Paul II
Equality

Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
- Honore de Balzac
Experience

Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
- Karl Kraus
Faith

Faith is reason grown courageous.
- Sherwood Eddy
Fate

We are spinning our own fates, good or evil, never to be undone.
- William James
Fear

Fear is the lengthened shadow of ignorance.
- Arnold Glasow
Finance

A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-ifs of life.
- Suze Orman
Fitness

A man's health can be judged by which he takes two at a time - pills or stairs.
- Joan Welsh
Food

Food can become such a point of anxiety - not because it's food, but just because you have anxiety. That's how eating disorders develop.
- Vanessa Carlton
Forgiveness

It is often easier to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission.
- Grace Hopper
Friendship

One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
- George Santayana
Funny

By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
- Mark Twain
Hardwork

I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
- Margaret M. Fitzpatrick
Health

Health is not simply the absence of sickness
- Hannah Green
History

History ... is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
- Edward Gibbon
Humour

Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
- Leo Rosten
Idea

Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Ignorance

Ignorance is the soil in which belief in miracles grows
- Robert Green Ingersoll
Imagination

Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!
- Dr. Seuss
Inspiration

Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.
- Hosea Ballou
Intelligence

It is not worth an intelligent man's time to be in the majority. By definition, there are already enough people to do that.
- G. H. Hardy
Leadership

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
- Bernard Baruch
Life

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

The heart was made to be broken.
- Oscar Wilde
Luck

Good luck beats early rising
- Irish Sayings
Marriage

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing
- Goethe
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

Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Men

My theory is that men are no more liberated than women.
- Indira Gandhi
Mind

You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind
- Mahatma Gandhi
Money

A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.
- Joe Moore
Motivation

The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
- Franklin Roosevelt
Movies

Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
- Walt Disney
Music

Music is something that always lifts my spirits and makes me happy, and when I make music I always hope it will have the same effect on whoever listens to it.
- Aaron Carter
Mystery

Mystery is the wisdom of blockheads
- Horace Walpole
Nature

And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.
- Thomas Moore
Opportunity

There is no security on this earth; there is only opportunity
- Douglas MacArthur
Pain

We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey
- Kenji Miyazawa
Parents

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
- Brian Tracy
Passion

Love without passion is dreary; passion without love is horrific
- Anonymous
Patriotism

Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practiced.
- Robert Walpole
Peace

Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
- George Bernard Shaw
Pet

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

When I use the camera, I often feel like I know part of the people or places I come in contact with.
- Christophe Agou
Poetry

Poetry is life distilled
- Gwendolyn Brooks
Proverb

Better late than never
- Anonymous
Questions

Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
- Francis Bacon
Religion

Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Risk

If you're never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances.
- Julia Sorel
Science

No one should approach the temple of science with the soul of a money changer.
- Thomas Browne
Sports

Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
- Phil Jackson
Success

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill
Talent

Everyone has talent. What's rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads.
- Erica Jong
Teacher

We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own.
- Ben Sweetland
Technology

It is only when they go wrong that machines remind you how powerful they are.
- Clive James
Time

Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.
- William Faulkner
Travel

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one's own country as a foreign land.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
Trust

A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
- Charles Spurgeon
Vision

Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
- Arthur Schopenhauer
War

War is like love, it always finds a way.
- Bertolt Brecht
Wealth

Wars are caused by undefended wealth.
- Ernest Hemingway
Wisdom

As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.
- Ben Hogan
Women

Women are never stronger than when they arm themselves with their weaknesses.
- Marie de Vichy-Chamrond
Words

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.
- Ambrose Bierce
Work

Be open to the amazing changes which are occurring in the field that interest you.
- Leigh Steinberg
World

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible.
- Albert Einstein
Writing

May I never grow to old to treasure 'once upon a time'.
- Anonymous
Youth

Youth ends when egotism does; maturity begins when one lives for others.
- Hermann Hesse