Motivational quotes 4/28/17

Stick to the routine.

It’s always darkest before the dawn.

Give one hundred percent of your attention to the person you’re speaking with and make them feel like they’re the center of the universe.

No one makes it alone. Everyone needs a community, to bring them up when they’re down. -Josh Shipp

Live together… die alone. (folk)

Admit a mistake halfway, and change course before its too late.

Enjoy things; whether its a trivial moment in the day, or whether its a big party, enjoy it!

Live for others – Tolstoy

Respect is earned when respect is shown.

Live for virtue.


motivational quotes 3/3/17

If you are depressed now, don’t give up. Look at the long view and take comfort in the bright future that lies ahead.

Don’t expect your whole day to be good, but if your whole day is bad, then you have a problem.

You can’t quit! You can’t give up!

 Never underestimate the healing power of humor.

If you could change one thing about yourself, change your attitude!

Happiness is spontaneous and is unexpected;

Happiness cannot be induced.

Happiness cannot be planned for.

Spontaneity is the spirit.

Live spontaneously.

motivational quotes January 9, 2017

A new year is a new hope

He who wants the wealth of the Indies, must carry home the wealth of the Indies (folk)

It is flat at the top.

The price of being a sheep is boredom. The price of being a wolf is loneliness. -Hugh MacLeod

Man that is born of woman lives but a short time, and is full of troubles -Job, the Bible

Never cultivate the seeds of self-destruction. Nip them in the bud.

I don’t know who is in charge of the universe, but he who is, is a great poet.

The past was wasted. Let it go… and work towards building a great future.

He who put us on this earth knew what we had to do while here, and in doing it, we become worthy of the afterlife.

motivational quotes 11/11/16

The happiest moment of the day may not come at the party. It may come on the way there or the way back.

It’s never too late.

Part of me knows I’m growing too old (Kongos)

Elect good leaders

Look beyond yourself

Every idiot is a savant

It doesn’t matter where you live. It matters what you do.

You can’t make people like you, but you can like them -david garcia

motivational quotes 9/8/16

start small!

routine works

(these come from Gretchen Rubin’s book, Happier at Home)

want what you have

Now is the time when the effort must be made, as it always is

Happiness is to live in an atmosphere of growth

the pleasure of manual labor

the only person I can change is myself

weary of myself

I did not appreciate the present moment

the same worn grooves