Quotes July 09, 2020

“The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.”
M. Scott Peck
 
 
 
 
“For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on major events like a great job, huge amounts of money, a flawlessly happy marriage or a trip to Paris, that person isn’t going to be happy much of the time.
If, on the other hand, happiness depends on a good breakfast, flowers in the yard, a drink or a nap, then we are more likely to live with quite a bit of happiness.”
Andy Rooney
 
 
 
 
“You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.”
Tom Wilson
 
 
 
 
“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”
Diane Ackerman
 
 
 
 
“After every difficulty, ask yourself two questions: “What did I do right?” and “What would I do differently?”
Brian Tracy
 
 
 
 
“Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don’t over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.“
Leo F. Buscaglia
 
 
 
 
“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.”
Albert Ellis
 
 
 
 
“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”
Winston Churchill
 
 
 
 
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Theodore Roosevelt
 
 
 
 
Don’t let the mistakes and disappointments of the past control and direct your future.
Zig Ziglar
 
 
 
 
You can’t be real with others if you’re not real with yourself.
Unknown
 
 
 
 
Be strong and move on. It’s time for you to be happy again.
Unknown
 
 
 
 
When you really love someone, age, distance, height, and weight are just numbers.
Unknown
 
 
 
 
Common sense is not a gift. It’s a punishment. Because you have to deal with everyone who doesn’t have it.
Unknown