POTENTIAL Quotations

POTENTIAL Quotations

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Achievement comes when you decide to live your possibilities. - Unknown

Achievement lies within the reach of those who reach beyond themselves. - William O'Hara

Aim not for what you are, but for what you could be. - Lucas Hellmer

All power that anyone can possibly use is within, waiting to be made visible, first by recognizing it, then affirming it as ours. - C Haanel

Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it. - Helen Keller

Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are capable of greater things than we realize. - Norman Vincent Peale

Becoming a star may not be your destiny, but being the best you can be is a goal that you can set for yourself. - Brian Lindsay

Belief in limitation is the one and only thing that causes limitation. - Thomas Troward

Belief in limits creates limited people - Tony Robbins

Believe deep down in your heart that you're destined to do great things. - Joe Paterno

Believe in possibilities. Believe in human potential. Believe in yourself and you’ll have the power to change your fate. - Kevin Ngo

By attempting the impossible one can attain the highest level of the possible. - August Strindberg

Devote today to something so daring even you can't believe you're doing it. - Oprah Winfrey

Do just once what others say you can't do and you will never pay attention to their limitations again. - James R Cook

Do not be afraid to be amazing. - Andy Offutt Irwin

Don’t measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability. - John Wooden

Don't limit yourself to the possible when you can reach for the impossible. - Kim Trinh

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. - Mary Kay Ash

Don't put a ceiling on yourself. - Oprah Winfrey

Each new day is a blank page in the diary of your life. - Douglas Pagels

Every day holds the possibility of a miracle. - Elizabeth David

Every one of us has the power to create in our lives whatever it is that we choose to experience. - Clare Wilde

Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases. - Jeremy Collier

Everything that you need to succeed has been given to you. - Alan Cohen

Far too many people have no idea of what they can do because all they have been told is what they can't do. They don't know what they want because they don't know what's available for them. - Zig Ziglar

Focus on your potential instead of your limitations. - Alan Loy McGinnis

Give me a lever long enough and a place to stand, and I can move the Earth. - Archimedes

Greatness is more than potential. It is the execution of that potential. - Eric A Burns

If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves. - Thomas Edison

If you are going to doubt something, doubt your limits. - Don Ward

If you can DREAM it, you can DO it. - Walt Disney

If you want to get the best out of someone, you must look for the best that is in them. - Unknown

If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives. - Vince Lombardi

In each of us are places where we have never gone. Only by pressing the limits do you ever find them. - Dr Joyce Brothers

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. - Salvador Dali

It doesn’t matter where you are; you are nowhere compared to where you can go. - Bob Proctor

It is moments like these that force us to try harder, and dig deeper, and to discover gifts we never knew we had -- to find the greatness that lies within each of us. - Barack Obama

It is never too late to be what you might have been. - George Eliot

It is our duty as men and women to proceed as though the limits of our abilities do not exist. - Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God. - Mary Daly

It's kind of fun to do the impossible. - Walt Disney

It's only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential. - Barack Obama

It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting. - Paulo Coelho

Joy comes from using your potential. - Will Schultz

Let your heart soar as high as it will go. Refuse to be average. - A. W. Tozer

Life has no limitations, except the ones you make. - Les Brown

Life is not about discovering our talents; it is about pushing our talents to the limit and discovering our genius. - Robert Brault

Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement. - Golda Meir

Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish. - Jean De La Fontaine

Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. - Erich Fromm

My mother said to me, "If you become a soldier, you'll be a general; if you become a monk, you'll end up as the Pope." Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso. - Pablo Picasso

Never limit your view of life by any past experience. - Ernest Holmes

Never mind searching for who you are. Search for the person you aspire to be. - Robert Brault

Never tell me the sky's the limit when there are footprints on the moon. - Unknown

No matter how dark things are or seem to be, raise your sights and see possibilities - for they're always there. - Dom Miguel Ruiz

No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born. - Dale E Turner

No matter what the level of your ability, you have more potential than you can ever develop in a lifetime. - James T Mccay

No one knows what he can do until he tries. - Publilius Syrus

Nothing is more common than unfulfilled potential. - Howard Hendricks

Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance. - Bruce Barton

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think. - Benjamin Disraeli

One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do. - Henry Ford

One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. - Abraham Maslow

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. - T S Eliot

Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves. - E Joseph Cossman

People have an obligation to live up to their potential. - Bette Midler

Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal. - Pamela Vaull Starr

Regardless of who you are or what you have been, you can be what you want to be. - W Clement Stone

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars. - Les Brown

Start where you are, with what you have, and that will always lead you into something greater. - Mary Manin Morrissey

Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities. - Terry Josephson

The biggest human temptation is to settle for too little. - Thomas Merton

The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problems. - Gandhi

The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power. - Alfred Adler

The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you do best, you are helping not only yourself, but the world. - Roger Williams

The greatest quest in life is to reach one's potential. - Mychal Wynn

The greatest thing is, at any moment, to be willing to give up who we are in order to become all that we can be. - Max De Pree

The important thing is this: to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become. - Charles Du Bos

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible. - Albert Schweitzer

The possibilities are numerous once we decide to act and not react. - George Bernard Shaw

There are no limits except those you put on yourself. - Thomas D Willhite

There is a giant asleep within every man. When the giant awakes, miracles happen. - Frederick Faust

There is nothing that you cannot be, do, or have. - Abraham-Hicks

There isn't a person anywhere who isn't capable of doing more than he thinks he can. - Henry Ford

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. - Carl Bard

To be who you are and become what you are capable of is the only goal worth living. - Alvin Ailey

To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life. - Robert Louis Stevenson

Treat a man as he appears to be, and you make him worse. But treat a man as if he were what he potentially could be, and you make him what he should be. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you’ll help them become what they are capable of becoming. - Goethe

Unless we create an environment that enables us to discover the limits of our potential, we will never know what we have inside of us. - Muhammad Yunus

We all have the extraordinary coded inside us, waiting to be released. - Jean Houston

We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us. - Wilma Rudolph

We are unlimited beings. We have no ceiling. - Dr Michael Beckwith

We don't know who we are until we see what we can do. - Martha Grimes

We have more possibilities available in each moment than we realize. - Thich Nhat Hanh

We love our limitations! We must, because we certainly don’t want to let them go. - Jinny Ditzler

We must risk going too far to discover just how far we can go. - Jim Rohn

We think too small, like the frog at the bottom of the well. It thinks the sky is only as big as the top of the well. If it surfaced, it would have an entirely different view. - Mao Tse-Tung

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

What we aspire to be is more than what we are yet less than what we are capable of. - Don Williams, Jr

What we need are more people who specialize in the impossible. - Theodore Roethke

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. - Lao Tzu

When I open my eyes in the morning, I am not confronted by the world, but by a million possible worlds. - Colin Wilson

With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high. - Ayrton Senna

Write this down: My life is full of unlimited possibilities. - Pablo Valle

You are built not to shrink down to less but to blossom into more. - Oprah Winfrey

You can count the seeds in the apple, but not the apples in the seed. - Ken Kersey

You can do amazing things if you have strong faith, deep desire, and just hang in there. - Norman Vincent Peale

You can have, do or be anything you want. - Joe Vitale

You cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.’ - C S Lewis

You have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman

You must believe the unbelievable, snatch the possible out of the impossible. - Don King

You see things and say, 'Why?", but I dream things and say, 'Why not? - George Bernard Shaw

You’ll never reach your potential nor enjoy life to the full if you’re not up to it physically. - David Lawrence Preston

Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. - Nido Qubein

Your range of available choices - right now - is limitless. - Carl Frederick



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