"PERSONAL/SELF GROWTH"
NOVEMBER 2008

November 26, 2008
" You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him."
Lou Holtz
November 26, 2008
" The best way to overcome undesirable or negative thoughts and feelings is to cultivate the positive ones."
William Walker Atkinson
November 26, 2008
" Learn to be calm and you will always be happy."
Paramahansa Yogananda


November 24, 2008
" There are as many nights as days, and the one is just as long as the other in the year's course. Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word 'happy' would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness."
Carl Jung
November 24, 2008
" The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem."
Theodore Rubin
November 24, 2008
" Deficiency 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 are."
Wayne Dyer
November 19, 2008
" Life is what? Life is a journey in search of faithful friends and ultimate love."
Written in 2008 by Suraj Singh --- India
November 19, 2008
" Change is inevitable. Whether to accept the change or not is a personal decision. This decision can be yours and only yours. But, whatever you decide, change is inevitable."
Written in 2008 by Wispmac Shah --- India
November 19, 2008
" To love but not be loved by someone can be painful. Share and spread the love within you to those who will appreciate it and your soul will soon heal gradually."
Written in 2008 by Florence C. --- United Kingdom
November 17, 2008
" LIFE: Life teaches us to be less harsh with ourselves and others."
Lin Yutang --- Submitted by Joseph Anthony --- Spain
En espanol: LA VIDA: La vida nos ensena a ser menos severos con nosotros mismos y con los demas.
Lin Yutang
November 17, 2008
" Wonder not for true love, for if you do, it will never find you."
Written in 2004 by Fadi Yousef Elkhalili --- New York
November 17, 2008
" I'll try anything twice!"
Author Unknown --- Submitted by C. Graves --- Virginia
My roommate sophomore year used to say this all the time. Whether it was a type of food, a different driving route, or homework, she would never give it up on the first try. She is now my best friend, and this is now a quote that I live by daily!
November 17, 2008
" Nothing carries more potential for change than individual acts of human kindness."
Jamie Winship
November 12, 2008
" Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the high road to pride, self esteem, and personal satisfaction."
Brian Tracy
November 12, 2008
" Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind."
Robert G. Ingersoll
November 12, 2008
" Peace is not God's gift to His creatures. It is our gift to each other."
Elie Wiesel
November 10, 2008
" The only way to get what you really want, is to know what you really want. And the only way to know what you really want, is to know yourself. And the only way to know yourself, is to be yourself. And the only way to be yourself, is to know your heart."
Mike Dooley --- Submitted by Arvind Sharma --- India
November 10, 2008
" Whatever you sow in life, the way of kindness and joy, you'll regain many times over. To give is to gain."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Bhanu Deo Pendyala --- India
November 10, 2008
" Being willing to change allows you to move from a point of view to a viewing point - a higher, more expansive place, from which you can see both sides."
Thomas Crum
November 10, 2008
" When a person resides in a joyous state of mind all subjects are open and free to enjoy."
Copyright 2008 Michael Levy
November 5, 2008
" Trust your own instinct because it is the GPS to your life."
Copyright 2008 Lauren Covington
November 5, 2008
" Sometimes we have to break into pieces to become stronger."
Written in 2008 by Maria Uman --- California
Sometimes in our lives, we don't have to feel afraid to break down because we all learn from pain and hard times. We can become stronger than ever.
November 5, 2008
" It is not whether you're willing to take the next step in life to achieve your goals, but rather, are you willing to crawl?"
Written in 2008 by Brian Aanestad --- California
I thought of this quote due to the tough times the world is experiencing today.
November 3, 2008
" GET A GRIP, GET OVER IT, MOVE ON."
Author Unknown ---Submitted by Annette Lowe --- Australia
It is a combination of three things an old boss used to yell at me. One day I realized together they were almighty powerful for coping and getting past misgivings or difficult times. I made them into a large poster which has hung on my office wall ever since. It intrigues some, it helps others and ALWAYS attracts comments. I hope it helps someone.
November 3, 2008
" It is not necessary to share everything between true friends but it is necessary that what you share must be true."
William Shakespeare --- Submitted by Aswathy Santhosh --- India
November 3, 2008
" Let not the world of others pain you, lest you stop living yours."
Written in 2008 by J.E. --- Australia