Words of Wisdom – Great Quotes


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Alan Finch

“Make it fun!” Alan Finch.

Bob Proctor

“Thoughts become things. If you see it in your mind, you will hold it in your hand.” Bob Proctor.

“The only limits in our life are those we impose on ourselves.” Bob Proctor.

“Faith and fear both demand you believe in something you cannot see. You choose!” Bob Proctor.

Winston Churchill

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”  Winston Churchill.

Oscar Wilde

“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” Oscar Wilde.
“Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.” Oscar Wilde.
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” Oscar Wilde.

Thomas Edison

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” Thomas A. Edison


“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Confucius.

George Bernard Shaw

“I’m not a teacher: only a traveller of whom you’ve asked the way.” George Bernard Shaw.

“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” George Bernard Shaw.
“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” George Bernard Shaw.
“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” George Bernard Shaw.

Marcel Proust

“The only real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” Marcel Proust.

Albert Einstein

“Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.” Albert Einstein.

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” Albert Einstein.

“To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.” Albert Einstein.

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” Albert Einstein.

“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” Albert Einstein.


“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” Buddha.

“The mind is everything. What you think you become.” Buddha.

“What we think, we become.” Buddha.

“You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.” Buddha.

“There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.” Buddha.

“It is better to travel well than to arrive.” Buddha.

Mahatma Gandhi

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” Mahatma Gandhi.

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” Mahatma Gandhi.

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” Mahatma Gandhi.