Last updated 10/18/20
“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”
“How would your life be different if…You stopped worrying about things you can’t control and started focusing on the things you can? Let today be the day…You free yourself from fruitless worry, seize the day and take effective action on things you can change.”
— Steve Maraboli (Life, the Truth, and Being Free)
“Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals.
If you aren’t grateful for what you already have, what makes you think you would be happy with more.”
— Roy T. Bennett
“Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.” Roy Bennett
Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.”
― H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
“Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.” – Brian Tracy
People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
J. Michael Straczynski
“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace & gratitude.” – Denis Waitley
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J. Marine (Especially if you do it for the glory of God)
“Think big and don’t listen to people who tell you it can’t be done. Life’s too short to think small.” – Tim Ferriss
“Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” – Robert H. Schuller
“It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career.” – Carlton Fisk
“The important thing is this: to be ready at any moment to sacrifice what you are for what you could become.” – Charles Dickens
The Successful life of Clara Belle Williams — First Black Student to Graduate from NMSU
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