What are Your Favorite Quotes?
Perhaps you have already decided your life goals and you know where you are going. You are a person with dreams to follow. However, maybe some times, you don't have the necessary enthusiasm to fulfill your dreams. You are frustrated with obstacles on your way or because of people around you. Your motivation goes down. You find yourself stuck in self-doubt, procrastination, lack of passion, and all other bad habits.
For such situations, there is a good recipe: Paying attention to the words of wise men. These are quotations – a compilation of universal wisdom. People are always thrilled by them.
You can define your best quotations which are aligned with your principles and life goals. Those favorite quotations will also represent your condensed philosophy of life and ideal mindset. When you feel as if you have lost your way, they will shake you and give you inspiration to create, they will give you encouragement to get you started, and enthusiasm and motivation to get into action.
So you can collect your own favorite quotes and put them in visible places around you, like on your desk and wall, on the kitchen door, stick them on calendars, anywhere your eyes can catch them. You will be sure that you are always connected with your basic principles and life goals.
I hereby share with you 9 of my favourite motivational quotes for success and life. Enjoy reading them and if you want, please share with us your own favorite quotes in the comment section below.
What man can you show me who places any value on his time, who reckons the worth of each day, who understands that he is dying daily? For we are mistaken when we look forward to death; the major portion of death has already passed, whatever years be behind us are in death's hands. Therefore, Lucilius, do as you write me that you are doing: hold every hour in your grasp. Lay hold of today's task, and you will not need to depend so much upon tomorrow's. While we are postponing, life speeds by. Nothing, Lucilius, is ours, except time.by Seneca, Roman Stoic philosopher, from a letter to his friend Lucilius.
We control our opinion, choice, desire, aversion, and, in a word, everything of our own doing.by Epictetus, Greek Stoic philosopher.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.by Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor from 161 to 180 and Stoic philosopher.
Most failures could have been converted into successes if someone had held on another minute or made more effort.by Napoleon Hill, one of the founding fathers of modern personal development literature.
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.by Winston Churchill (1874 – 1965), British politician.
When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this - you haven't.by Thomas A. Edison, (1847 – 1931) American inventor.
The successful person has the habit of doing the things failures don't like to do. They don't like doing them either necessarily. But their disliking is subordinated to the strength of their purpose.by Stephen Covey, writer of 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
How you feel is not the result of what is happening in your life – it is your interpretation of what is happening. Successful people's life have shown us over and over again that the quality of our lives is determined not by what happens to us, but rather by what we do about what happens. You are the one who decides how to feel and act based upon the ways you choose to perceive your life. Nothing has any meaning except the meaning we give it.by Anthony Robbins, motivational speaker and writer.
Everything begins with choice.by Morpheus, one of the main characters from the movie Matrix Reloaded, a reply to Merovingian's remarks defending determinism.