Below is this week’s installment of motivational quotes. To read the rationale behind posting these quotes, read my original motivational quotes post.
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” ~Robert Collier
“Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold; the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.” ~Democritus
“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts; therefore guard accordingly.” ~Marcus Aurelius
“In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.” ~Albert Schweitzer
“Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.” ~Aldous Huxley
“Every artist was first an amateur.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great.” ~Orison Swett Marden
“First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.” ~Epictetus
“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” ~Wayne Gretzky
“Life has no smooth road for any of us; and in the bracing atmosphere of a high aim the very roughness stimulates the climber to steadier steps, till the legend, over steep ways to the stars, fulfills itself.” ~W. C. Doane
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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.