"PERSONAL/SELF GROWTH"
APRIL 2004

April 28, 2004
"If you feel like you're stuck in a mold, break it."
Copyright 2004 Kelly Cannon
Sometimes when life feels crazy, like everyone's always playing their role, break yours. Say to yourself, "I will start with me".
April 28, 2004
"Distance is nothing more than geography. Do not let it stop you from the one you want to spend your life with."
Copyright 2004 Justin Keali'i Sanchez
April 28, 2004
"The great man is he who does not lose his child-heart."
Mencius
April 26, 2004
The Three Most Important Things In Life Are:

  1. To Love
  2. To Be Loved
  3. To be Happy in your Mind

If you have these, then you have everything you need to be successful and happy in your life.
Copyright 2004 John A. Gervais

April 26, 2004
"Note how good you feel after you have encouraged someone else. No other argument is necessary to suggest that you should never miss the opportunity to give encouragement."
George Burton Adams
April 26, 2004
"Loving a child doesn't mean giving in to all his whims; to love him is to bring out the best in him, to teach him to love what is difficult."
Nadia Boulanger
April 21, 2004
"Today's successful leaders recognize that the longest road out is the shortest road home. Unsuccessful leaders eventually find out that shortcuts and minimal effort lead to the long road of failure and missed opportunities."
Copyright 2004 Reed Markham, Ph.D.
April 21, 2004
"Ask yourself is it right or wrong and act accordingly."
Otto Graham, Jr.
April 21, 2004
"There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go."
Richard Bach
April 19, 2004
"Anything achieved has no memory if there is no value, integrity and selflessness in its attainment."
Copyright 2003 Todd Rankin
April 19, 2004
"Life is made up of small pleasures. Happiness is made up of those tiny successes. The big ones come too infrequently. And if you don't collect all these tiny successes, the big ones don't really mean anything."
Norman Lear
April 14, 2004
"Today you should leave the past in the past in case it becomes you. Live your life in hope, instead of letting the past and tomorrow take control of your TODAY."
Copyright 2004 Ivona Evans
April 14, 2004
"When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves."
Victor Frankl
April 14, 2004
"Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them; power flows to the man who knows how."
Elbert Hubbard
April 12, 2004
"Love is when obstacles seem impossible to overcome, and you think you cannot give anymore, you try once more - every time."
Copyright 2004 Deri Bakker
April 12, 2004
"Do not accustom yourself to use big words for little matters."
Samuel Johnson
April 12, 2004
"It's your unlimited power to care and to love that can make the biggest difference in the quality of your life."
Tony Robbins
April 9, 2004
"Displaying courage and bravery, through your actions, is the best form of motivation to those who are lucky enough to witness it!"
Author Unknown --- Submitted by L.R. --- Victoria, Australia
Some people will be talked to about increasing their hope and self esteem, but not all people understand or listen to others. Most people will believe in what they see!
April 9, 2004
"Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure."
Edward Eggleston
April 9, 2004
"Accomplishment and success are often the result of commitment and perseverance rather than skill or talent."
George Van Valkenburg
April 5, 2004
"How do you define success? Success is found in one who has learned the lessons of life early."
Copyright 1998 Anne Aziz
April 5, 2004
"We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise, we harden."
Goethe
April 5, 2004
"Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself."
William Faulkner