PERSPECTIVE Quotations

PERSPECTIVE Quotations








Quotations similar to PERSPECTIVE - POSITIVE THINKING, OPTIMISM
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100% of reality is your perception of it. - Che Garman

A child on a farm sees a plane fly overhead and dreams of a faraway place. A traveler on the plane sees the farmhouse and dreams of home. - Carl Burns

A truly contented person enjoys the scenery along the detour. - Unknown

A weak mind is like a microscope, which magnifies trifling things, but cannot receive great ones. - Phillip Chesterfield

A well-balanced person is one who finds both sides of the issue laughable. - Unknown

After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box. - Tuscany Proverb

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost. - Robert H Schuller

As men, we are all equal in the presence of death. - Publilius Syrus

Ask yourself this question: "Will this matter a year from now? - Richard Carlson

Begin to see yourself in all other beings. - Deepak Chopra

Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect. It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections. - Unknown

Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing. - Camille Pissarro

By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong. - Charles Wadsworth


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Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched. - Thomas Fuller

Count your nights by stars, not shadows; count your life with smiles, not tears. - Italian Proverb

Don't condescend to unskilled labor. Try it for half a day first. - Brooks Atkinson

Don't take no for an answer. Take it for a question. Make the word 'no' mean, "Can't you be more creative than that?" - Steve Chandler

Every day may not be good, but there's something good in every day. - Unknown

Every moment is a golden one for him who has the vision to recognize it as such. - Henry Miller

Find the extraordinary inside the ordinary. - Mark Haddon

For every dark night, there's a brighter day - Tupac Shakur

Have you ever noticed? Anybody going slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac. - George Carlin

How we experience the outer world is determined by our inner world. We do not see the world as it actually is, but the way we perceive it to be. - Jim Hartness

I murmured because I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no feet. - Persian Proverb

I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars. - Og Mandino

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief. - Gerry Spence

I would sooner live in a cottage and wonder at everything than live in a castle and wonder at nothing! - Joan Winmill Brown

If it weren't for the dark days, we wouldn't know what it is to walk in the light. - Earl Campbell

If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite. - William Blake

If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change. - Buddha

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome. - Anne Bradstreet

If you believe it will work out, you'll see opportunities. If you believe it won't you will see obstacles. - Dr Wayne Dyer

If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. - Dr Wayne Dyer

If you don’t get everything you want, think of the things you don’t get that you don’t want. - Oscar Wilde

If you want to forget all your other troubles, wear too tight shoes. - The Houghton Line

In all things it is a good idea to hang a question mark now and then on the things we have taken for granted. - Bertrand Russell

In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. Find the fun and snap! The job's a game. - Mary Poppins

In order to keep a true perspective of one's importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him. - Dereke Bruce

In the context of eternity, time doesn’t matter. - Dr Wayne Dyer

In the East, they contemplate the forest; in the West, they count the trees. - Dr Wayne Dyer

It has never been so bad, that it couldn't be worse. - Unknown

It is a narrow mind which cannot look at a subject from various points of view. - George Eliot

It is well to remember that the entire population of the universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others. - John A Holmes

It's easier to go down a hill than up it, but the view is much better at the top. - Henry Ward Beecher

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. - Henry David Thoreau

Life is 10 percent what happens to me and 90% how I react to it. - Charles R Swindoll

Light is not recognized except through darkness. - Yiddish proverb

Men are disturbed not by the things that happen, but by their opinion of the things that happen. - Epictetus

My future starts when I wake up every morning… Every day I find something creative to do with my life. - Miles Davis

Never act until you have clearly answered the question: ‘What happens if I do nothing?’ - Robert Brault

Never let your memories be greater than your dreams. - Doug Ivester

One’s destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things. - Henry Miller

People don't just get upset. They contribute to their upsetness. - Albert Ellis

People seldom know what they want until you give them what they don't want. - Unknown

People storm imaginary Alps and die in the foothills cursing difficulties that do not exist. - E W Howe

Perhaps our eyes need to be washed by our tears once in a while, so that we can see Life with a clearer view again. - Alex Tan

Reality doesn't bite, rather our perception of reality bites. - Anthony J. D'angel

Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet. - Roger Miller

Sometimes you have to let go to see if there was anything worth holding on to. - Unknown

Take each good day and relish each moment. Take each bad day and work to make it good. - Lisa Dado

The darkest hour has only sixty minutes. - Morris Mandel

The next best thing to winning is losing. At least you've been in the race! - Unknown

The only difference between a flower and a weed is judgment. - Dr Wayne Dyer

The optimist is right. The pessimist is right. Point of view is the determining factor in the life of each. - Ralph Waldo Trine

The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. - James Branch Cabell

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. - Henry David Thoreau

The reverse side also has a reverse side. - Japanese Proverb

The thing you resist is the thing you need to hear the most. - Robert Anthony

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain. - Dolly Parton

The way we choose to see the world creates the world we see. - Barry Neil Kaufman

There are no failures - just experiences and your reactions to them. - Tom Krause

There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million. - Walt Streightiff

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. - Einstein

There are some things that are so serious you have to laugh at them. - Neils Bohr

There is an objective reality out there, but we view it through the spectacles of our beliefs, attitudes, and values. - David G Myers

There is no truth. There is only perception. - Gustave Flaubert.

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so. - William Shakespeare

Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were counted and published every day, like those of a baseball player. - Unknown

Things don't change, only the way you look at them. - Carlos Castenda

To achieve the impossible, it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought. - Tom Robbins

To become mature is to recover that sense of seriousness which one had as a child at play. - Friedrich Nietzsche

To begin with, our perception of the world is deformed, incomplete. Then our memory is selective. - Claude Simon

To every disadvantage there is a corresponding advantage. - W Clement Stone

Try to look at everything through the eyes of a child. - Ruth Draper

We can throw stones, complain about them, stumble on them, climb over them, or build with them. - William A Ward

We don’t live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions. - Gerald J Simmons

We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are. - Anais Nin

We insist that society should conform to our own subjective illusion of reality. - Robert Anthony

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly. - Richard Bach

What we call results are beginnings. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

What you see depends on what you're looking for. - Unknown

When life's problems seem too much, look around and see what other people are coping with. You may consider yourself fortunate. - Ann Landers

When the well’s dry, we know the worth of water. - Benjamin Franklin

Whenever you aim for perfection, you find it's a moving target. - Geoffrey Fisher

You and I do not see things as they are. We see things as we are. - Herb Cohen

You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses. - Ziggy

You can’t have light without a dark to stick it in. - Arlo Guthrie

You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, & the only way, it does not exist. - Nietzsche

Your interpretation of how things are colors what happens next. It alters your forward motion. - Larry James
 

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