A positive mindset is the determining factor between failure and success. I selected these quotes to serve as a reminder of how absolutely amazing you are!

  1. "The longest journey you will ever take is the 18 inches from your head to your heart." Andrew Bennett
  2. "He who has 'why' to live for can bear with almost any 'how.'" Friedrich Nietzsche
  3. "Once you accept an idea, it's an idea whose time has come." William James
  4. "Those who aren't making mistakes probably aren't making anything." Samuel Smiles
  5. "Never mistake a clear view for a short distance." Mark Spain
  6. "Wrong turns are as important as right turns. More important sometimes." Richard Bach
  7. "The best companies assume that each individual wants to make a difference in the world and be respected. Is that a surprise?" Paul Ames
  8. "Believe that there's a light at the end of the tunnel. Believe that you may be that light for someone else." Kobe Yamada
  9. "Dreams are renewable. Whether you're five or one hundred and five, you have a lifetime ahead of you." Rev. Dale Turner
  10. "People who never get carried away, should be." Malcolm Forbes
  11. "I dare you, while there is still time, to have a magnificent obsession." William Danforth
  12. "Your heart often knows things before your mind does." Polly Adler
  13. "Set your goals to paper and you are halfway there!" Don Ward
  14. "Think for yourself. No one else is qualified." Frank Vizarre
  15. "Surround yourself with people who believe you can." Dan Zadra
  16. "You don't have to be tall to see the moon." African Proverb
  17. "Leadership is action, not position." D.H. McGannon
  18. "Realize how good you really are." Og Mandino
  19. "Out of every crisis comes the chance to be reborn." Nena O'Neill
  20. "Our fears must never hold us back from pursuing our hopes." John F. Kennedy
  21. "We are not creatures of circumstance; we are creators of circumstance." Benjamin Disraeli
  22. "A bad attitude is the only true handicap." Scott Hamilton
  23. "If you're going to doubt something, doubt your limits." Greg Anderson
  24. "Believing in yourself is an endless journey. Believing you have failed is the end of your journey." Sarah Meredith
  25. "When the defining moment comes, either you define the moment, or the moment defines you." Tin Cup
  26. "They'll tell you, 'Quit now, you'll never make it.' If you disregard that advice, you'll be halfway there." David Zucker
  27. "There are billions of people in the world, and every one of them is special. No one else in the world is like you." Muhammad Ali
  28. "Dreams are illustrations...from the book your soul is writing about you." Marsha Norman
  29. "Don't let other people tell you who you are." Diane Sawyer
  30. "Talk back to your inner critic." Robert McKain
  31. "There are some decisions in life that only you can make." Merle Shain
  32. "I always believed that if you set out to be successful, then you already are." Katherine Dunham
  33. "When you think at that moment that it is possible--then the magic begins." Siegfried
  34. "A No. 2 pencil can take you anywhere." Joyce A. Myers
  35. "There are no shortcuts to any place worth going." Beverly Sills

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Published on: Mar 2, 2015
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