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Below are some interesting quotes received from Brian Tracy in e-mails. Brian has a great site (www.briantracy.com) with great information. The source of the quote as noted by Brian is identified below it. Other quotes will also be placed on this page as they are found or provided through sites I visit. This page will constantly be updated with new quotes as I feel they are beneficial to my visitors. Also quotes from the last seven days will be posted and as a new one is added, the oldest will be removed. If you would like to retrieve a quote that was previously posted, please freel free to e-mail me
"When you affirm big, believe big and pray big, putting faith into action, big things happen."
Source: -- Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman
"The secret of business, especially these days, is to focus relentlessly on your unfair advantage - the thing you do that others don't."
Source: John Rollwagen, executive
There's been nothing but discipline, discipline, discipline all my life."
Source: Celine Dion, singer
"Successful people recognize crisis as a time for change - from lesser to greater, smaller to bigger."
Source: Edwin Louis Cole, Author
"Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition."
Source:Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president
"We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. "
Source: Martin Luther King Jr., Civil Rights Activist
"A lot of people are afraid to tell the truth, to say no. That's where toughness comes into play. Toughness is not being a bully. It's having backbone."
Source: Robert Kiyosaki, Motivational Speaker
"Losing is a learning experience. It teaches you humility. It teaches you to work harder. It's also a powerful motivator."
Source: Yogi Berra
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First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do. -
Source: Epictetus, Greek philosopher
"Gardens are not made by sitting in the shade."
-Source: Rudyard Kipling, author
"Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure."
-Source George Woodberry, Poet
"If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it; every arrow that files feels the attraction of earth."
Source: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, author
"The beginning is the most important part of the work."
Source: -- Plato, philosopher
"The more informative your advertising, the more persuasive it will be."
Source: David Ogilvy, Advertising Executive
"In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these."
Source: Paul Harvey, broadcaster
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are."
Source: Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States
"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them."
Source: -- John Kennedy, 35th U.S. President
People die of fright and live of confidence."
Source: Henry David Thoreau, Author, Philosopher
"I think there's a great beauty to having problems. That's one of the ways we learn."
-Source: - Herbie Hancock, musician
"Wisdom doesn't automatically come with old age. Nothing does - except wrinkles. It's true some wines improve with age. But only if the grapes were good in the first place."
Source: Abigail Van Buren, Advice Columnist
"Ingenuity - plus courage, plus work - equals miracles."
Source: Bob Richards, Olympic Gold Medalist
"Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself."
Source: William Faulkner, Author
"Before you begin a thing, remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead... You can only see one thing clearly, and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin."
Source: Kathleen Norris, Writer
"Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire."
Source: Napoleon Hill, Motivational Writer
"Eighty-five percent of the reason you get a job, keep that job, and move ahead in that job has to do with your people skills and people knowledge."
Source: Cavett Robert
What matters is where you want to go. Focus in the right direction!"
Source: Donald Trump, Billionaire Real Estate Developer
"The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win."
Source: Roger Bannister, Runner
"You can't have a better tomorrow if you're thinking about yesterday."
Source: Charles Kettering, Inventor