Quotes February 10, 2019

Courtesy of Jeff Moore – Everyday Power Blog

“It’s never too late to be who you might have been.”
George Eliot
“The path emerges as you walk it. So simply walk it.”
Natasha Allrich
“People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.”
Paulo Coelho
“It is not wrong to go back to that which you have forgotten.”
West African proverb
“We attain freedom as we let go of whatever does not reflect our magnificence. A bird cannot fly high or far with a stone tied to its back. But release the impediment, and we are free to soar to unprecedented heights.”
Alan Cohen
“The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are.”
John Pierpont Morgan
“We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.”
Joseph Campbell
“If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.”
Mary Pickford
“Every one of us is called upon, probably many times, to start a new life. A frightening diagnosis, a marriage, a move, loss of a job. And onward full tilt we go, pitched and wrecked and absurdly resolute, driven in spite of everything to make good on a new shore. To be hopeful, to embrace one possibility after another – that is surely the basic instinct . . . Crying out: High tide! Time to move out into the glorious debris. Time to take this life for what it is.”
Barbara Kingslover
“I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next.”
Gilda Radner
“Action is the antidote to despair.”
Joan Baez
“You were born with potential, You were born with goodness and trust, You were born with ideals and dreams, You were born with greatness, You were born with wings, You were not meant for crawling so don’t, You have wings, Learn to use them and fly.”
“Progress always involves risks. You can’t steal second base and keep your foot on first base.”
Frederick B. Wilcox
“You can do anything you want with your life and no one can stop you…but you.”
Rosetta Thurman