Quotes We Like

"Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start."  - Dr. Nido R. Qubein

“To me, there are three things we all should do every day. We should do this every day of our lives. Number one is laugh. You should laugh every day. Number two is think. You should spend some time in thought. And number three is, you should have your emotions moved to tears, could be happiness or joy. But think about it. If you laugh, you think, and you cry, that’s a full day. That’s a heck of a day. You do that seven days a week, you’re going to have something special.” - Jim Valvano

"So often we become so focused on the finish line that we fail to enjoy the journey." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

“We cannot change our past... we cannot change the fact that people will act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude. I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. And so it is with you... we are in charge of our Attitudes.” - Charles R. Swindoll

"In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing; the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing; the worst thing you can do is nothing." - Theodore Roosevelt

"Your future is getting shorter." - Kevin Carroll

"The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity." - Amelia Earhart

"If you're making mistakes, it means you're out there doing something."  - Neil Gaiman

"We generate fears while we sit.  We overcome them by action."  - Dr. Henry C. Link

"Good leaders become what they want their followers to become."  - Dr. Nido R. Qubein

"Fall seven times, stand up eight." - Japanese Proverb

"It's humbling to start fresh.  It takes a lot of courage.  But it can be reinvigorating.  You just have to put your ego on a shelf and tell it to be quiet." - Jennifer Ritchie Payette