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Motivational Quotes to Empower You

I believe that motivational quotes empower you and your life.  Do you agree with me?

The greatest thing we have is life. And life holds so many things that are important to us – our dreams, our family and loved ones, the work that we do, fulfilling our purpose and meaning, remembering our divinity as we honor the Divine and so much more.

Yet sometimes things can be overwhelming and we long to retreat and burrow our head somewhere due to exhaustion and tiredness. Sometimes we need an inspiration to keep us going and stay motivated. I share these inspirational quotes which I hope will help motivate you in one way or the other.

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What do you want out of life?  What dreams lie in the deepest core of your heart? Each of us is free to dream, to fly, to spread our wings and soar as high as the eagles in the sky.  Keep your dreams alive…

“Every time you state what you want or believe, you're the first to hear it. It's a message to both you and others about what you think is possible. Don't put a ceiling on yourself.” -- Oprah Winfrey

“Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.” -- John Updike

"If you can dream it, you can do it" -- Walt Disney

"Whatever you do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now." – Goethe

 “Only as high as I reach can I grow, Only as far as I seek can I go, Only as deep as I look can I see, Only as much as I dream can I be.”-- Karen Ravn

“Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it. The ancestor of every action is a thought and skill comes of doing.”-- Ralph Waldo Emerson.

“If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it.”--William Arthur Ward

“Creation is always happening.  Every time an individual has a thought, or a prolonged way of thinking, they’re in the creation process. Something is going to manifest out of those thoughts.”—Michael Bernard Beckwith

“We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.”—Donald Curtis

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” - Henry David Thoreau

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Do you feel like giving up? Are the challenges too much to bear? Are you on the verge of quitting? There’s something more to what you are experiencing now. Keep still long enough to hear the voice of wisdom to light your way…

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”—Confucius

“You've got to say, I think that if I keep working at this and want it badly enough I can have it. It's called perseverance.” Lee Lacocca

“So long as there is breath in me, that long will I persist. For now I know one of the greatest principles of success; If I persist long enough I will win.”--Og Mandino

“Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.” --Dale Carnegie

“Some men succeed because they are destined to, but most men succeed because they are determined to.”--Greame Clegg


“If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.”  --Flavia Weedn

 “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.”-Maya Angelou

“The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed in these two: common-sense and perseverance.”—Owen Feltham

"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all." Dale Carnegie

“Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.” - Denis Waitley

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What is it that is blocking you from moving forward?  Are you feeling fearful?  Do you feel like running away? How can you face the difficult obstacles that lies in your path?

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.”  --Robert Schuller

“Do the thing you fear the most and the death of fear is certain.”-- Mark Twain

“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.”-- Eleanor Roosevelt

“The first and great commandment is, “Don’t let them scare you.”--Elmer Davis

“The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.”—George Eliot

“Defeat is simply a signal to press onward.”--Helen Keller

“The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top.”--Dr. Joyce Brothers

"He who has courage and faith will never perish in misery."-- Anne Frank

“Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.” – Auguste Rodin

“Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that we see ourselves as we really are.”--Arthur Golden

"It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt." -- Suellen Fried

"Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down."-- Charles F. Kettering

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Sometimes we just have to take the leap of faith…and just do it!

“If we wait for the moment when everything, absolutely everything is ready, we shall never begin.” – Ivan Turgenev

"If you hear a voice within you saying, "You are not a painter," then by all means paint...and that voice will be silenced." --Vincent Van Gough

"We are the creative force of our life, and through our own decisions rather than our conditions, if we carefully learn to do certain things, we can accomplish those goals."--Stephen Covey

“Only a person who risks is free. The pessimist complains about the wind; The optimist expects it to change; And the realist adjusts the sails.”-- William Arthur Ward

“When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.”--Confucius.

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.”-- Thomas Edison

“The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am.”—Dennis Waitley

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.”--Aristotle

 “When you set goals, something inside of you starts saying, "Let's go, let's go," and ceilings start to move up.” -- Zig Ziglar

"Be the change you want to see in the world."---Gandhi

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Believe in yourself. Believe that you have within you all the tools necessary to be the best and grandest version of who you can become and who you really are.

"Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you."-Frank Tyger

“Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.”--Albert Einstein

“Every achiever that I have ever met says, "My life turned around when I began to believe in me." -- Dr. Robert H. Schuller

“We have to learn to be our own best friends because we fall too easily into the trap of being our own worst enemies.” --Roderick Thorp

“Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.” --Ralph Waldo Emerson

“If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.” -- Oprah Winfrey

“If you would create something, you must be something.”--Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.”--Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

“Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.”--Christopher Reeve

“People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing. That's why we recommend it daily.”—Zig Ziglar

I believe in you.

Michelle Simtoco

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Comments

Julie K Henderson on July 26, 2015:

I enjoyed this hub very much. There were so many wonderful quotes it was impossible to pick a favorite. Well done.

catmalone on July 20, 2015:

Great hub with inspiring quotes! We all need to be inspired from time to time because life is full of challenges. Thanks for sharing!

Breanne Ginsburg on February 02, 2015:

You've included some very helpful quotes here. Thanks!

Maurice Wisdom Bishop from San Tan Valley on November 11, 2014:

Amazing quotes!! There's a few quotes that you inputted in your article that I want to pin on my mirror. I'm so glad I came across this article. Much Love and Respect to you.

Kenneth Brown from United States on October 28, 2014:

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”—Confucius

This is a concept that I never want to forget. Thank you for yet another reminder. It is helpful to learn all the different expressions of the philosophy because I never want to stop pushing forward.

jerby on March 18, 2013:

“When you set goals, something inside of you starts saying, "Let's go, let's go," and ceilings start to move up.” -- Zig Ziglar

start to set goals.... and " i will"...

DON BALDERAS on October 18, 2012:

Empowerment is part of change. Everybody who pursues change must be exercising empowerment. Therefore, empowerment is not exclusive. Everybody has to be empowered and exercise empowerment.

Dibakara Bhoi, PGT Eng, KV on April 19, 2012:

It's great to teach the mankind be it at home, in the classroom or on the internet!

Muhammad Iftikhar TARA on April 15, 2012:

I apperciate your efforts.

May you live long

Reve from Dhaka on March 20, 2012:

Unique topic for me. Umm about the motivational quotes, I really have not been inspired by any famous person's quote. I try to live my life in my own path. Everyone has got different motivational quote for himself or herself. That particular quotes always help whenever you are feeling down!

Lisa McKnight from London on February 19, 2012:

I like "Be the change you want to see in the world" by Ghandi. Who else is going to do it? Love that quote. Thanks for a great hub.

DR SYEDA FATIMA BUKHARI on February 01, 2012:

thanks for such an awsome collection of inspirational quotes

sewale on September 27, 2011:

All these are fresh every time.I read it reapitedly so

i love your work!!!!!!!!!!! I want to say long live for

such workers.

sasikumar on August 27, 2011:

Excellent stuff!

Suzie from Carson City on August 02, 2011:

Beautiful, strengthening, comforting and most of all.......INSPIRING!! Thank you.

Admin on August 01, 2011:

Nice post.. After reading all the motivational quotes I agree that they can empower anyone's life...

Joy56 on June 27, 2011:

Brilliant i love this

Sun-Girl from Nigeria on May 06, 2011:

Intelligent motivational quotes you actually shared in here and i think an inspired from them,thanks.

Elena@LessIsHealthy on May 02, 2011:

Trully inspiring, tweet it.

thehemu from New Delhi, India on April 10, 2011:

quote by coficius is really true.

xxxChristina on March 30, 2011:

Loved the photos.

It is very touching.

saesha on January 26, 2011:

great compilation, never saw so many meaningful quotes in one page

Roc on January 18, 2011:

Thank you for passing on the pearls of wisdoms. These quotes are the quintessence of human thoughts, they are like tonic medicine for weakening souls,empower you to face down all the negativities in life.

rjel10 on January 18, 2011:

I love this ..."If you hear a voice within you saying, "You are not a painter," then by all means paint...and that voice will be silenced." --Vincent Van Gough-------THANK YOU!!

rjel10 on January 18, 2011:

I Love it!! Thank you for sharing motivational quotes:)

Jalus on November 29, 2010:

Wonderful hub! My personal favorite: “So long as there is breath in me, that long will I persist. For now I know one of the greatest principles of success; If I persist long enough I will win.”--Og Mandino - from a great book too!

LAVENA on November 04, 2010:

I THROUGHLY ENJOYED EACH AND EVERY ONE OF THESE QUOTES! THEY ALL WERE VERY INSPIRING TO ME AND FOR ME!! :)

hubber_girl on June 24, 2010:

Great motivational tips!

SimplyLaugh on May 18, 2010:

“The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.” I totally agree! Wonderful hub.

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Betty Reid from Texas on May 04, 2010:

Wow, you have a lot of quotes! I could choose a new one to motivate me every day. Tonight I'll keep in mind Feltham's "common-sense and perseverance” quote.

Alice Lee Martin from Sumner, Washington,USA on April 29, 2010:

Oftentimes I put motivational quotes on my Facebook wall. Many times friends ask me to make my own, instead of using someone else's words, but I think it is difficult sometimes to write some things better than the original....and so I continue to post those that inspire me, and you have listed some of them here!

:)

Maria Giunta from Sydney, Australia on March 09, 2010:

So many beautiful affirmations thanks Ripplemaker. I will take head of some of them to improve my well being.

Coolmon2009 from Texas, USA on February 13, 2010:

Nice listing of quotes - Enjoyable reading

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on February 13, 2010:

Hi Al...your comments on my three hubs wrought smiles from my heart. I am so glad that you can go to bed tonight with joy! As for my name being joy...hmmmm I still prefer Michelle...I have a sort of attachment to that name....But I can be Michelle Joy...LOL Blessings to you!

Mystique1957 from Caracas-Venezuela on February 12, 2010:

Salamat, Michelle!

I am going to bed now with ripples of joy in my heart and the memories of so many wonderful and powerful quotes! They should have named you JOY!

Two wings up!

warmest regards and blessings galore to you, kaibigan!

Al

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on January 09, 2010:

Hi salt, glad to meet a fellow ripplemaker! keep on sharing your light :)

Hi Nathan, thank you. So glad that this inspired you! :)

NathanTy on January 08, 2010:

This is a great list that I'm going to print out. Thank you!

salt from australia on January 01, 2010:

Thankyou, I would consider myself a ripplemaker - which I know at times puts me at odds with those around me. It is often for a higher good and that is what makes it worth it.

Thankyou for these lovely quotes. I will look at these - I also found one the other day I liked from the BRW which is not the place I expected insight to flow from.

"A conversation is when you can still disagree, but keep talking."

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on November 17, 2009:

Hello to you too Biktmia! :)Thanks!

BIKTMIA on November 16, 2009:

Hello, very nice I liked the messages.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on September 20, 2009:

Hi Luna, you are most welcome. Love and light... :)

Luna di Blu on September 19, 2009:

Thank you for the much needed encouragement today. What a beautiful hub, ripplemaker!

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on September 06, 2009:

Thanks Kimberly!

Kimberly Bunch from EAST WENATCHEE on September 06, 2009:

Great Hub!

Kimberly ~

https://hubpages.com/hub/higherconsciousness

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on September 03, 2009:

Typep: Love your enthusiasm! Thanks for the contagious joy :)

enlightenedpsych2: Miss erica, your words warmed my heart. It is a pleasure to meet you and to be connecting with you here on Hubpages. :)

enlightenedpsych2 from n.e. portion of U.S. on Planet earth on September 02, 2009:

Imagine a world without someone as gifted as yourself and the world would be boring ! Your chosen quotes are exceptional, I will come back often and read each one and really contemplate on it. I especially favored this one, "“Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.” -- John Updike"--seems he may have been the inspiration since my dreams were, too have the story published about dreaming ones way out of an abusive relationship . . . The 'whats love got to do with it' blog has details but in the meantime, thank you for sharing this and nice to make your aquaintance.

sharing the light,

miss erica hidvegi

typep on August 14, 2009:

Wow! love your hubs! Cant wait to read more!

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on August 01, 2009:

Thank you francia for celebrating inspiration with me! :)

franciaonline from Philippines on August 01, 2009:

I have bookmarked this hub! Very good source of inspiration!

Thanks for sharing this here, ripplemaker.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on July 01, 2009:

Thanks jayb, creative mind and Jdove-miller.  Glad you found this motivational quotes helpful and empowering. :-)

JDove-Miller from YOUNGSVILLE on June 29, 2009:

What an extensive list! I found many that I can use. Thanks.

creativeMind from Cochin on June 28, 2009:

awesome hub...

keep writing..

jayb23 from India on June 26, 2009:

Bookmarked. I wish I had read them before, Awesome collections.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 25, 2009:

Why thank you dayzeebee! I'm awaiting your choices of affirmations eagerly too. :-) Hugs...

dayzeebee from Cebu, Philippines on June 24, 2009:

Hello Ripplemaker, the beauty of your quote hubs come from the fact that your choices are simply awesome. Thumbs up to you my dear friend. Hugs:)

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 18, 2009:

Eaglekiwi, thanks for making me smile... :-)

Eaglekiwi from -Oceania on June 18, 2009:

Oldie but still makes me smile, bumper sticker on a car

"Dont get any closer ,your daughter may be inside" lol

shiney on June 18, 2009:

So true!!!<a href=http://www.markamoment.com>Daily Beautiful thought for the day</a>helps growth of positive attitude.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 15, 2009:

Hi guys, thank you so much for dropping by to leave a comment. We do need our daily dose of motivation and your presence makes me feel good. And for those who shared their favorite motivational quotes, I like them a lot. Have a wonderful week ahead. God bless you much. :-)

Eaglekiwi from -Oceania on June 15, 2009:

What a happy soul you must have , thankyou for sharing your hub full of inspiration.

Here is one for you my friend.

"If I can see further than you , it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants"

Garrett McLee from Florida on June 15, 2009:

Wow I'm suddenly motivated and inspired to go write some more hubs!

I bet I can get at least two more done today.

chandanakumarct from Bangalore on June 13, 2009:

Great inspirational Quotes. Thanks a Ton Ripplemaker. Keep Going !!

admin@london_escorts on June 13, 2009:

Thanks for compiling those inspirational quotes. You made an awesome hub!=)

BillionaireWoman from Canada on June 12, 2009:

This is such a great uplifting page! My favorite is: “Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.” - Denis Waitley

I'll be back for more motivation later. :)

QueenAfghan from United Kingdom on June 12, 2009:

heyy.. thanks so much for sharing that..very encouraging and inspirational

thanks again

QueenAfghan :)

skmsports from Karachi, Pakistan on June 11, 2009:

My favourite

“Some men succeed because they are destined to, but most men succeed because they are determined to.”--Greame Clegg

Very nice list man

bspilner from Altanta, Ga. on June 11, 2009:

I love this quote,"“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.”-- Eleanor Roosevelt. I find it so interesting how the hardest things in life tend to be the most beneficial. Thanks for another great hub!

janakhan from Scarborough, ONtario on June 10, 2009:

What a great hub. I feel highly motivated. Thanks for the great hub, and continue forward!

lxxy from Beneath, Between, Beyond on June 10, 2009:

Great inspiring quotes! The only suggestion I have is maybe using more italics etc to break up the text a bit, making it easier on the eyes.

But either way, this is just neato.

My favorite quote ever is "if at first you don't succeed, sky diving wasn't for you."

Planet Playround on June 10, 2009:

lovely and beautiful quotes! Thanks for sharing!

marriedwoman on June 10, 2009:

really inspiring...

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 10, 2009:

Hi theor23 , Dr Wayne Dyer sounds interesting. What book do you recommend me to read so I could research about it? :-)

Hi Ms Chievous, and along with the quotes is a hug from me... :-) You take care... :-) Sending you lots and lots of love and light.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 10, 2009:

Hi hglick, you were in Amway? I was with Amway for awhile and love the N21 training over there. Thanks for sharing that wonderful quote. :-)

Hi Drizzle, Bruce Lee is a wise man. :-)

Hi acouasm, have an enjoyable time compiling your quotes then :-)

Hi MITB, I'm on facebook too. :-) Hahaha I sometimes post quotes on my status as well.

Hi Natashabassett, yes prayer does work wonders. :-) i will remember to pray.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 10, 2009:

Hi informixx, calm and inspired...I like that! :-)

Hi Jimmy, glad you found insight with these motivational quotes. :-)

Hi cobraski, your welcome :-)

Hi marisue, had to giggle at your comment. You don't have to pick one, you can love all of the quotes. LOL Thanks for dropping by and commenting. :-)

Tina from Wv on June 10, 2009:

Thanks Ripplemaker.. you don't know how badly I needed this hub today! I think I will hang a couple of quotes in my office to get me through...

theor23 on June 09, 2009:

Very good job, may life present to you the greatest gift. Ive been reading alot of Dr. Wayne dyer, i recommend his books highly for somone like you. "Tell me what you are for and I will show you what is going to expand in a positive way. Tell me what you are against and I can show you what is giong to expand in a destructive way"

Dr. Wayne Dyer

Natashabassett from Hayward on June 08, 2009:

wow, thise are so good. I have one to: pray,pray,pray and pray a like!

god bless you all.

MITB on June 08, 2009:

Just WOW....perfect quotes for my Facebook status :P

Seymour Clearlly from Las Vegas on June 07, 2009:

I love quotes, this is a wonderful list! Now I want to do my own list!

The_Drizzle from The Far Side of the World on June 07, 2009:

Hey, this was a great list. I heard a couple of these before but a lot of them were new ones. One of my favorites that wasn't included and could probably be used in any number of situtations is:

"Do not pray for an easy life. Pray for the strength to endure a difficult one" - Bruce Lee

hglick from Ronkonkoma, NY on June 07, 2009:

Excellent hub Ripplemaker! When I was with Amway, I did not build a huge business but did take away a great deal of business and people knowledge, from the experience. One quote that always stuck in my mind by Dexter Yager was "Success is the progressive realization of a worthwhile dream or goal"

marisuewrites from USA on June 07, 2009:

Oh my Oprah and Confusious, well, no, it's hard to pick a favorite....they all spoke to me and I needed to hear it!!! =))) you do have the ripple effect!! thank you!

cobraski from Maryland on June 06, 2009:

Great job! Thanks

Jimmy Fuentes from Rancho Cucamonga on June 06, 2009:

A lot of fun and insight in the quotes. I like the one about opportunity looking like work by Thomas Edison.

informixx on June 06, 2009:

Thanks for these wonderful quotes! I love reading such messages because I feel calm and very much inspired.

hemanna.ki@gmail.com on June 05, 2009:

I want to learn more and more will you help me.

Thank you

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 05, 2009:

Thanks Benz B and notorious HAL! :-)

Hi Kent, yes an inpspirational or motivitional quote does work wonders. I know the feeling. Thanks for reading. :-)

HI Cindy, I enjoy putting together quotes that well...makes sense to me. LOL I'm glad you found this list worthwhile. :-)

Hi Beth, why thank you for such kind words. And I find it a joy to share that inspiration with wonderful people like you. :-)

Beth100 from Canada on June 05, 2009:

Michelle, You do such a wonderful job! I can always find the perfect inspiration from your hubs! Thank you!!

Cindy Letchworth from Midwest, U.S.A. on June 05, 2009:

There is nothing better than a good quote, and you have mastered the task here. I have a big book at home that is filled with nothing but quotes. I have referenced it many times. You reminded me that I havent' read that in awhile. Thanks for a great piece!

Kent Campbell from Ventura, California on June 05, 2009:

I have bookmarked this page as it can come in handy after I have had a long day. Sometimes it simply just takes reading a great quote to inspire me. Thanks for the terrific list!

notorious_HAI on June 04, 2009:

Thank you :), I'll be sure to bookmark this and pass it on!!

Benz B on June 04, 2009:

awesome hub. was a great read. nicely done.

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 04, 2009:

Hi Charia, those are lovely choices. I believe in the power of motivational quotes for you can just say it over and over again to yourself and be reminded of certain things. Thanks! :-)

Hi Melody, and thank you for reading them as well. :-)

Michelle Simtoco (author) from Cebu, Philippines on June 04, 2009:

Thanks nms and newlyborn. :-) Glad you could drop by.

Hi Sis Dottie, this would be the wisest thing to do. :-) But I know you love your daughter's distraction anyway LOL (wink)

Hi DynamicS, you are so right...writing all of this down made me realized that we do need motivation to empower us every now and then. Like today has been an exhausting day for me and reading all your lovely comments is making me feel better. Thanks for being here. Hugs...

Melody Lagrimas from Philippines on June 04, 2009:

Such a great collection of uplifting and inspiring quotes. Thanks for compiling them here.

Charia Samher on June 03, 2009:

One of my favorite even back in college is "If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it." I even printed it in all my stationery to remind me that hey I can do it. Although not all dreams that I've had came true, I know God had the purpose why it didn't. Now I have a new favorite: "It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt". Thank you for sharing!

Sandria Green-Stewart from Toronto, Canada on June 03, 2009:

ripplemaker, thanks for putting together such inspiring words of wisdom. Often time we forget our essence as we scamble through our lives, it is great to be reminded that we can choose to be optimistic...

Thanks for sharing.

Dottie1 from MA, USA on June 03, 2009:

I agree with everyone, this is one great collection Michelle. Since my daughter is home from college and is my distraction from writing, I will listen to Confucius "When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps". hahaha, this should work!

newlyborn from UK on June 03, 2009:

Fantastic!

Thank you very much)

nms from Cochin on June 03, 2009:

good collection of really motivating quotes!