Whether it's praise, love, criticism, money, time, power, punishment, space, sorrow, laughter, need, pain, or pleasure... the more of it that you give, the more of it you will receive.
We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
Men often become what they believe themselves to be. If I believe I cannot do something, it makes me incapable of doing it. But when I believe I can, then I acquire the ability to do it even if I didn't have anything in the beginning.
Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still.
It is in giving that we receive
St. Francis of Assisi
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.
It is easier to put on slippers than to carpet the whole world.
In each of us are places where we have never gone. Only by pressing the limits do you ever find them.
Dr. Joyce Brothers
When a defining moment comes along, you can do one of two things. Define the moment, or let the moment define you.