Positive Thoughts on personal growth and development:
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can't find them make them.
George Bernard Shaw
Some people stay away from the door for the chance of it opening up.
If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old.
The happiest life is that which constantly exercises and educates what is best in us.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can somehow become great.
Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out.
James Bryant Conant
The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.
Richard M. DeVos
To be what we are, and to become what we are capable of becoming, is the only end of life.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow.
Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life.
We grow because we struggle, we learn and overcome.
R C Allen