Here are a few quotes to think about as you prepare for your upcoming week.
“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, “I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.” . . . You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”
— Eleanor Roosevelt, Former First Lady
“Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you’re ready or not, to put this plan into action.”
— Napoleon Hill, Motivational Writer
“The biggest tragedy in America is not the great waste of natural resources – though this is tragic; the biggest tragedy is the waste of human resources because the average person goes to his grave with his music still in him.”
— Oliver Wendell Holmes
“What keeps so many employees back is simply unwillingness to pay the price, to make the exertion, the effort to sacrifice their ease and comfort.”
— Orison Swett Marden, motivational expert
“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.”
— Will Rogers, humorist
“If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.”
— Frank A. Clark
“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Wishing is not enough; we must do.”
— Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Author
Your homework today is to take some quiet time to ponder these quotes. Note the ones that resonate for you. Jot them down and keep them handy where you will see them frequently during the week. Feel free to search online or at your local library for other quotes that inspire and motivate you.
You can do this because you’re awesome!
Post in the comments section below a quote or two that you really like.
I’m so proud of you!