The difference between can and cannot are only three letters. Three letters that determine your life's direction.
Being positive or negative are habits of thoughts that have a very strong influence on life.
Positive and negative are directions. Which direction do you choose?
Positive thinking is expecting, talking and visualizing with certainty what you want to achieve, as an accomplished fact.
A positive attitude brings strength, energy and initiative.
To think negatively is like taking a weakening drug.
Positive thoughts are not enough. There have to be positive feelings and positive actions.
When you say, 'I can't' and expect the worst, you become weak and unhappy.
When you say 'I can', and expect success, you fill yourself with confidence and happiness.
Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.
Everything is possible for him who believes. Mark 9:23
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Sweat cleanses from the inside. It comes from places a shower will never reach.
Every thought is a seed. If you plant crab apples, don't count on harvesting Golden Delicious.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
It doesn't matter if you fall down or not, it matters if you get back up.
Everytime you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
The best way out is always through.
Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.
Courage is grace under pressure.
A perfect act brings benefit to someone and harm to no one.
Take it easy, but not lazy.
True love knows no bargains. It is one-way traffic; giving, giving,
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are endless.
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
You are your own most important resource for making your life work. Life rewards action. Until your knowledge, awareness and understandings are translated into action, they are of no value.
My progress may be slower than others because of this tendency, but at least I haven't given up. That is the greatest downfall that comparing yourself to others can do - it can make you give up because you haven't gotten as far, created as much, or learned as fast compared to other people on the same or similar journey.
Sometimes in life, things may not go the way we want them to go because they're not within our control. What is within our control is us, making the best out of it.
Always keep the spark alive, as in darkness our own shadow leaves us.
Ability without responsibility leaves you in a world of negativity.
Trees give us their shades, blooms, and fruits, no matter the storm or rain. That is only because, underneath, the roots break whatever comes in their paths to give them a solid foundation. So, be like a tree; break whatever is in your path and ground yourself well and then you'll be able to bloom too.
He, who has the vision of the ultimate, will not settle for the immediate.
Work hard because it takes time to be great, but the courage to fail is very cheap.
When you focus on problems, you will have more problems and when you focus on possibilities, you will have more opportunities.
I would rather stand in the line of wise men to catch the breadcrumbs falling off their plate of encouragement, wisdom and guidance than the buffet line of naysayers, slanderers and crushers of the spirit.