How many times have you read a quote that makes you stop and think? Or you read a quote that changes your perspective or attitude about something. Here find some of our favorite quotes that make us stop and think.
Many of the best quotes are like the best poems: they point to a truth, but they don't spell it out. You get an insight, but it's up to you to figure out what to do with it, how to implement it.
Retirement may be an ending, a closing, but it is also a new beginning. It like a book, turning the page and starting a new chapter.
C. A, Lynch Retirement Quotes
Some day we shall know that every sorrow in our lives held a secret of joy for us. Only in entire surrender and devotion to Christ can we learn the new song.
J. R. Miller
Donít let what you canít do interfere with what you can do.
Poems That Inspire
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try.
Quotes To My Daughter
The older you get, the more you tell it like it used to be.
First you are young; then you are middle-aged; then you are old; then you are wonderful.
Lady Diana Cooper
Things are changed by a faith that defies obstacles and laughs at impossibilities.
Poems On Faith
Twenty years from now youíll be more disappointed by the things you did not do than the ones you did.
Quotes That Inspire
Our life is a keyboard. The Master's fingers will sweep over it, and a weary world will catch notes of melody as we pass along. The life that is in tune with God is keyed to the note of love.
J. R. Miller
Poems About God
If your cup is small, fill it to the brim. Make the most of your opportunities, of honest work, and pure pleasure.
Henry V. Dyke
Poems About Honesty
The first forty years of our life give the text, the next thirty furnish the commentary upon it, which enables us rightly to understand the true meaning and connection of the text with its moral and its beauties.
Happy Birthday Quotes
Hearts, like plants, must live in the sunshine to thrive.
Mary Allette Ayer
The test of your Christian character should be that you are a joy-bearing agent to the world.
Henry Ward Beecher
God asks no man if he will accept life. That is not the choice is. You must take it. The only choice is, how.
Henry Ward Beecher
Poems On Life
Words can inspire, thoughts can provoke, but only action truly brings you closer to your dreams.
Quotes To Inspire Students
Our biggest, blackest troubles are often only the locomotive drawing our richest treasure train.
Some people are always finding fault with nature for putting thorns on roses; I always thank her for putting roses on thorns.
Thank You Quotes
True love is like a pair of socks: you gotta have two and they've gotta match.
Cute Love Sayings
Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.
Kitty O'Neill Collins
You think you're one of millions but you're one in a million to me.
There's always a lot to be thankful for if you take time to look for it. For example, I am sitting here thinking how nice it is that wrinkles don't hurt.
Poems About Getting Older
Our life is but the childhood of our eternity, the school days preparatory for the immortal years beyond.
Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
Dan Gable Graduation Poems
Itís not what happens to you but how you react to it that matters.
Poems About Today
Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes.
Forgiveness can be extremely hard, but it will change your life for the better.
Quotes That Encourage
Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.
Quotes To Inspire Teachers
Dreams donít have to just be dreams. You can make it a reality; if you just keep pushing and keep trying, then eventually youíll reach your goal. And if that takes a few years, then thatís great, but if it takes 10 or 20, then thatís part of the process.
Thinking of you keeps me awake. Dreaming of you keeps me asleep. Being with you keeps me alive.
Unknown Wedding Poems About Love
There's always lots of other folks you can be sorry for instead of yourself.
Be assured that endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
Do any hearts beat faster, do any faces brighten to hear your footstep on the stair?
Patience is the ability to count down before you blast off.
In all things of the world, the men who look for the crooked will see the crooked, and the men who look for the straight will see the straight.
Never forget that when God takes away the sunlight, He always puts stars in the sky.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.
You needn't pick up any worries. You can get them anywhere as you go along.
A. D. T. Whitney
Toss out your habit of passive activity and replace it with forward action.
Scott Allan, Drive Your Destiny
Light may disclose a jewel, but it takes darkness to disclose a star.
Mary Allette Ayer
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Kindness and compassion are among the principal things that make our lives meaningful.
If you think youíre too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
If you cannot lift the load off another's back, do not walk away. Try to lighten it.
Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand.
When we wander from the truth, we drift into aimlessness and eventually despair.
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
The skies are never so bright as when they have been washed by a shower.
The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.
If your spirits are low, do something; if you have been doing something, do something different.
Edward Everett Hale