FOOD FOR THOUGHTS • No one can defeat us unless we first defeat ourselves. • Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it. Move beyond your comfort zone. • The greatest part of our happiness depends on our temperament, not on our circumstances. • To succeed, we must first believe that we can. No one can succeed without the faith that it is possible. Those who win are those who think they can. • The greatest discovery of our generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. As you think, so shall you be. • Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. So never give up. • When we admire an achiever, we should know that the secret is hard work. It is a secret open to you too. Work for your success. • Let this truth inspire you: God will not give you anything you cannot handle. • Thomas Edison, the man who invented the light bulb said, if we did the things we’re capable of, we’d astound ourselves. You are capable of more than you know. • All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them. • Be who you are and say what you feel because those who will have problem with that don’t matter and those who matter won’t mind. • If you built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them. Make your dreams happen. • The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. • Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it to make things happen. • Whatever lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. You have no idea how awesome you are. • Give up and you never make it. Try again and you will achieve the impossible. • Albert Einstein said, There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. There other is as though everything is a miracle. • We are governed not by armies and police, but by ideas. If you have ideas, you become part of the ruling class. • Your imagination is the only limit to what you can hope to have in the future. • Some people have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can. • The human race is governed by its imagination. Use your imagination. • The successful men of the world have used their imagination. They think ahead & create their mental picture in all its details. Use your imagination. • Take one hour per day for independent study and in 3-5 years, you will become an expert in any subject of your choice. All it takes is one hour per day. • The average person watches 28 hours of television per week. Do you still wonder where all the time goes? Manage your time carefully and profitably. • It is good to have time for your enemies because they help you to stand firm and persevere in what ever you want to do or you are doing. So allways pray for your enemies. • You have to waist your time on those who have time for you. Remember that time spent can never be regained. • A book that is close to you is likely to be read. • And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all, especially to those who are of the household of faith. And also remember that what ever goes around comes around. • Great men are not recognise by appearance but by what they can do. • It is enjoyable seeing a made man display rather than being a relative. • Always think big but start small • Some times the one's we lose and live without is the one's we live with most in our heart and mind. • It is only a patient man who lives to taste the milk of a barren cow. • He who knows nothing never doubts. • It is only a coward who deserves a large number for a battle. • No physician can cure a madness older than his age. • Time brings every thing to those who waits for it. • God does not give to those who will not give and to those who will not spend. His gifts are given to those who will use them. • Taking 5 mins per day, 5 days per week to improve yourself & your circumstances will create 1,200 little improvements to yourself over a 5 year period. • Your life consists of 7 vital Areas: Health,Family,Financial intellectual, social Professional & Spiritual. To enjoy life fully, pay attention to each. • Fail to plan and you plan to fail. Take the time each night to plan the next 24 hours. Plan your work and then work your plan each day. • The only thing in life achieved without efforts is failure. • No one, Eleanor Roosevelt said, can make you feel inferior without your consent. Never give it. • A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any other thing in the world. • Cheerfulness is not subject to diminishing returns; it is subject to increasing returns. The more cheerful you are, the more cheerful you become. • Opportunities are missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.