Below is this week’s installment of motivational quotes. To read the rationale behind posting these quotes, read my original motivational quotes post.
“Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.” ~Samuel Smiles
“Men’s best successes come after their disappointments.“ ~Henry Ward Beecher
“You cannot plough a field by turning it over in your mind.” ~Author Unknown
“The best way out is always through.” ~Robert Frost
“Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.” ~William B. Sprague
“Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.” ~Samuel Johnson
“Fortune favors the brave.” ~Publius Terence
“If you want to succeed in the world must make your own opportunities as you go on. The man who waits for some seventh wave to toss him on dry land will find that the seventh wave is a long time a coming. You can commit no greater folly than to sit by the roadside until someone comes along and invites you to ride with him to wealth or influence.” ~John B. Gough
“Believe with all of your heart that you will do what you were made to do.” ~Orison Swett Marden
“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Hi, my name is Don and I run Breath of Optimism. This site is here to help you stay positive and become the best you can be. We only get one shot at life, so we might as well make the most of it.