Life Under Change

Quotes that inspire, challenge and comfort us.

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Norman Vincent Peale Quotes

“The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Scatter sunshine, forget self, think of others. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. Talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet. Make all your friends feel there is something special in them. Look at the sunny side of everything. Think only the best, be as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own.

Forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future. Give everyone a smile. Spend so much time improving yourself that you have no time left to criticize others. Be too big for worry and too noble for anger.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“What the mind can conceive and believe, and the heart desire, you can achieve.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“It's always to soon to quit!”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Plant seeds of expectation in your mind; cultivate thoughts that anticipate achievement. Believe in yourself as being capable of overcoming all obstacles and weaknesses.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Stand up to an obstacle. Just stand up to it, that's all, and don't give way under it, and it will finally break. You will break it. Something has to break, and it won't be you, it will be the obstacle.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.”
Norman Vincent Peale

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“The controlled person is a powerful person. He who always keeps his head will get ahead.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“If you want a quality, act as if you already have it. If you want to be courageous, act as if you were - and as you act and persevere in acting, so you tend to become.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Optimism, when applied to your life, develops strength and peace within you.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast." 
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“A vital part of the happiness formula is self-discipline. Whoever conquers himself knows deep happiness that fills the heart with
joy.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.”
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“We are beginning to comprehend a basic truth hitherto neglected, that our physical condition is determined very largely by our emotional condition, and our emotional life is profoundly regulated by our thought life.”
Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.”
Norman Vincent Peale


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