quotes and positive thoughts

Positive Thoughts For The Day

positive thoughts for the day

~ inspiring quotes and positive sayings on happiness, productivity, purpose, change, business, success, entrepreneurship, spirit, passion, love and life!


“…everything on the earth has a purpose, every disease an herb to cure it, and every person a mission. This is the Indian theory of existence.”
Christal Quintasket (1888 – 1936), Salish
“It would be easier to roll up the entire sky into a small cloth than it would be to obtain true happiness without knowing the self.”
“Tending to ourselves, we tend the world. Tending the world, we tend ourselves.”      
Jack Kornfield
“When we see beyond self, we no longer cling to happiness. And when we stop clinging, we can begin to be happy.”     
 Ajahn Chah
“There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.”
“Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.”
“Since everything is a reflection of our minds… everything can be changed by our minds.”
“Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by CHANGE.”
Jim Rohn
 “It’s not the strongest species that survives, nor the smartest, but the ones that are most adaptable to change.”
Charles Darwin
“All great changes are proceeded by chaos.”
Deepak Chopra
“Fear is excitement without the breath.”
Fritz Perls
“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”
Nelson Mandela
“The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.”
“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.”
Robin Williams
“We must realize that when basic needs have been met,  human development is primarily about being more, not having more.”
The Earth Charter
“If you don’t have a plan, you become part of somebody else’s plan.”
Terence McKenna
“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”
Stephen Covey
“All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with greater ease, when each man works at a single occupation, in accordance with his natural gifts, and at the right moment, without meddling with anything else.”
“Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.”  
Lao Tzu
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