Below is this week’s installment of positive life quotes. As always, you can find all of the quotes in the Positive Life Quotes section of the blog.
“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” ~Mahatma Gandhi
“Self-discipline is an act of cultivation. It requires you to connect today’s actions to tomorrow’s results. There’s a season for sowing a season for reaping. Self-discipline helps you know which is which.” ~Gary Ryan Blair
“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” ~Michael Jordan
“When you’re playing against a stacked deck, compete even harder. Show the world how much you’ll fight for the winner’s circle. If you do, someday the cellophane will crackle off a fresh pack, one that belongs to you, and the cards will be stacked in your favor.” ~Pat Riley
“A good plan violently executed right now is far better than a perfect plan executed next week.” ~George S. Patton
“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself – and be lenient to everybody else.” ~Henry Ward Beecher
“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” ~Agatha Christie
“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.” ~James Neil Hollingworth
“If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life.” ~Abraham Maslow
“Falling down is how we grow. Staying down is how we die.” ~Brian Vaszily
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.