A Mid-Week Boost

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Here are some thoughts that can help you finish the week with flair–especially if you’ve stumbled in the past few days.

 

No man can become prosperous while he really expects or half expects to remain poor, for holding the poverty thought, keeping in touch with poverty-producing conditions, discourages prosperity. ~Orison Swett Marden

Successful people are ordinary people, but of extraordinary persistence and perseverance. ~Orison Swett Marden

 

“There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life Is bound in shallows and in miseries; And we must take the current when it serves, Or lose our ventures.” 

“‘Tis never offered twice; seize, then, the hour When fortune smiles, and duty points the way; Nor shrink aside to ‘scape the specter fear, Nor pause, though pleasure beckon from her bower; But bravely bear thee onward to the goal.”  ~Shakespeare

 

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. ~Marcus Aurelius

We never shall have any more time–we can’t make it, earn it, or save it. We have, and we have always had, all the time there is. ~Arnold Bennett

Step boldly from the crowd and act fearlessly. ~Orison Sewtt Marden

 

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I hope with in this short listing, you’ve found a quote or two that resonates with you. Keep them handy as you finish out the week.  Let the energy and inspiration of the quotes power you onward.

You can do it!

Your Friend and Pep Pal,

Lauren

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