A journal of positive thoughts and inspirational quotes
This is a compilation of thoughts and quotes that I have found or written recently, as well as many that I've collected throughout the years. Most thoughts are posted randomly, as I feel inspired. A listing of quotes can be found alphabetically (check the 2008 and 2009 archives listing), or by source.
Feel free to suggest additions!
“For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he.” – Proverbs 23:7
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Quotes by Wayne W. Dyer
Dr. Wayne Dyer is know by millions as a great self-help guru and positive thinker. Here are some of his great quotes:
Heaven on earth is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.
The only limits you have are the limits you believe. The secret to living the life of your dreams is to start living the life of your dreams, at once, to any degree that you possibly can. You have a very powerful mind that can make anything happen as long as you keep yourself centered.
miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always
people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is
stronger than any physical force in the universe.
makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because
there's nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you
do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.
is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be
what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they
to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a
you change the way you look at things, the things you look at
acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your
last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your
cannot be lonely if you like the person you're alone with.
cannot survive without your participation.
highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don't know
children will see what you're all about by what you live rather than
what you say.
is not something we acquire. It is something we tune
motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try
to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you
people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile
world. Same world.
you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the
floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
you really want, you can attain, if you really go after
you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empowers
in the universe has a purpose. Indeed, the invisible intelligence
that flows through everything in a purposeful fashion is also flowing
is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time. Anger
and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose
prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.
for life: You get treated in life the way you teach people to treat
we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our
lives, we need to stretch our minds.
see it when you believe it.
you squeeze an orange, orange juice comes out - because that's what's
inside. When you are squeezed, what comes out is what is
one day at a time emphasizing ethics rather than rules.
come in moments. Be ready and willing.
for it now. The future is promised to no one.
fact that you are willing to say, "I do not understand, and it
is fine," is the greatest understanding you could exhibit.
components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist
independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the
physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do.
leave old habits behind by starting out with the thought, 'I release
the need for this in my life'.
never crowded along the extra mile.
put, you believe that things or people make you unhappy, but this is
not accurate. You make yourself unhappy.
magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of
comes from one thing - thinking that you are worthy.
is perfect in the universe - even your desire to improve it.
are Divine enough to ask and we are important enough to
the insecure strive for security.
are doomed to make choices. This is life's greatest paradox.
lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.
is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love;
there's only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always
control what goes on inside.
are important enough to ask and you are blessed enough to receive
last suit that you wear, you don't need any pockets.