Posts Tagged: challenges

That Book, It’s My Life

“Inside that book, it’s my life-all the places where I’m hurting or I laughed or I cried or I prayed. And I’ve had to pray a lot!” ~ June Carter Cash, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Dancer, Comedian, Author, Grammy Awards (5X)

That Book, It’s My Life

“Inside that book, it’s my life-all the places where I’m hurting or I laughed or I cried or I prayed. And I’ve had to pray a lot!” ~ June Carter Cash, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Dancer, Comedian, Author, Grammy Awards (5X)

The Prayers of Tears

“Every now and then your tears will pray a prayer your words never could.” ~ John Gray, Associate Pastor – Lakewood Church, Comedian, Author, Speaker, Actor, Singer & Playwright Save

The Prayers of Tears

“Every now and then your tears will pray a prayer your words never could.” ~ John Gray, Associate Pastor – Lakewood Church, Comedian, Author, Speaker, Actor, Singer & Playwright Save

Encouraged to Persevere

“I have always been one to encourage perseverance.” ~ Christina Aguilera, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Television Personality, Television Producer & Philanthropist

Encouraged to Persevere

“I have always been one to encourage perseverance.” ~ Christina Aguilera, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Television Personality, Television Producer & Philanthropist

Look at Life in the Best Way You Can

“I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.” ~ Faith Hill, Singer, Actress & Record Producer

Look at Life in the Best Way You Can

“I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.” ~ Faith Hill, Singer, Actress & Record Producer

A Most Satisfying Victory

“The life of the individual is a continuous combat with errors and obstacles, and no victory is more satisfying than the one achieved against opposition.” ~ Gustav Stresemann, Politician and Statesman

A Most Satisfying Victory

“The life of the individual is a continuous combat with errors and obstacles, and no victory is more satisfying than the one achieved against opposition.” ~ Gustav Stresemann, Politician and Statesman

A History of Victory

“I am not a victim. No matter what I have been through, I’m still here. I have a history of victory.” ~ Steve Maraboli, Author & Speaker

A History of Victory

“I am not a victim. No matter what I have been through, I’m still here. I have a history of victory.” ~ Steve Maraboli, Author & Speaker

A Sweet, Refreshing Gang

“When life gives you lemons, find someone that life gave sugar to. Then, find someone who life gave water to. Then be a gang … a sweet refreshing gang.” ~ Amanda Swafford, Model, America’s Next Top Model

A Sweet, Refreshing Gang

“When life gives you lemons, find someone that life gave sugar to. Then, find someone who life gave water to. Then be a gang … a sweet refreshing gang.” ~ Amanda Swafford, Model, America’s Next Top Model

Chase Perfection. Catch Excellence!

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” ~ Vince Lombardi, American Football Player, Coach, and Executive

Chase Perfection. Catch Excellence!

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” ~ Vince Lombardi, American Football Player, Coach, and Executive

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Never Let It Define the Future

“We embrace and respect our past, (even if it was … up) but we never let it define our future .” ~ Dwayne Douglas Johnson a.k.a. The Rock, Professional Wrestler, Actor, Author & Founder of the Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation

Never Let It Define the Future

“We embrace and respect our past, (even if it was … up) but we never let it define our future .” ~ Dwayne Douglas Johnson a.k.a. The Rock, Professional Wrestler, Actor, Author & Founder of the Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation

Difficult Victories, Happiest Wins

“The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.” ~ Pele a.k.a Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Footballer, Humanitarian, FIFA Ballon d’Or Prix d’Honneur (2013), France Football’s Football Player of the Century (1999), Player of the Century (1999), IOC

Difficult Victories, Happiest Wins

“The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.” ~ Pele a.k.a Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Footballer, Humanitarian, FIFA Ballon d’Or Prix d’Honneur (2013), France Football’s Football Player of the Century (1999), Player of the Century (1999), IOC

100% In

“I learned to put 100 percent into what you’re doing. I learned about setting goals for yourself, knowing where you want to be and taking small steps toward those goals. I learned about adversity and how to get past it.”

100% In

“I learned to put 100 percent into what you’re doing. I learned about setting goals for yourself, knowing where you want to be and taking small steps toward those goals. I learned about adversity and how to get past it.”

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

Succeeding through Failing

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” ~ Julie Andrews a.k.a., Film and Stage Actress, Singer, Author, Theatre Director & Dancer Academy Award (2X), BAFTA Awardee, David di Donatello Awards (2x), Disney Legends Awardee, Drama Desk Awardee, Emmy

Succeeding through Failing

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” ~ Julie Andrews a.k.a., Film and Stage Actress, Singer, Author, Theatre Director & Dancer Academy Award (2X), BAFTA Awardee, David di Donatello Awards (2x), Disney Legends Awardee, Drama Desk Awardee, Emmy

Challenging Ourselves

“With each new painting, I challenge myself to do something — anything — that I’ve never done before. This game keeps me from falling into habitual ruts and places me on the edge of what is known. Inevitably, this keeps

Challenging Ourselves

“With each new painting, I challenge myself to do something — anything — that I’ve never done before. This game keeps me from falling into habitual ruts and places me on the edge of what is known. Inevitably, this keeps

Launching Pads Are Made of the Lowest Points

“Your lowest points are launching pads to God’s greatest promotions.” ~ Joseph Prince, Author, Co-Founder & Pastor of New Creation Church

Launching Pads Are Made of the Lowest Points

“Your lowest points are launching pads to God’s greatest promotions.” ~ Joseph Prince, Author, Co-Founder & Pastor of New Creation Church

The Chemistry for Miracles

“But, I think my mistakes became the chemistry for my miracles. I think that my tests became my testimonies.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author & Filmmaker

The Chemistry for Miracles

“But, I think my mistakes became the chemistry for my miracles. I think that my tests became my testimonies.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author & Filmmaker

Mistakes: Opportunities to Overcome

“I don’t remember any mistakes, only opportunities to overcome problems.”” ~ James Sorenson,, Founder – Sorenson Companies & Philanthropist

Mistakes: Opportunities to Overcome

“I don’t remember any mistakes, only opportunities to overcome problems.”” ~ James Sorenson,, Founder – Sorenson Companies & Philanthropist

You vs. Circumstances

“Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.” ~ Jackie Chan, Actor, Martial Artist, Film Director, Producer, Stuntman, Singer, Clothier, Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Founder – Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation & Founder – Dragon’s Heart Foundation

You vs. Circumstances

“Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.” ~ Jackie Chan, Actor, Martial Artist, Film Director, Producer, Stuntman, Singer, Clothier, Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Founder – Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation & Founder – Dragon’s Heart Foundation

The Primary Motivation

“When your primary motivation is money, you tend to forget about things that are more important to your day-to-day satisfaction, such as challenging projects, collaborative colleagues and opportunities for professional growth.” ~ Ian Siegel, , Co-Founder & CEO, ZipRecruiter

The Primary Motivation

“When your primary motivation is money, you tend to forget about things that are more important to your day-to-day satisfaction, such as challenging projects, collaborative colleagues and opportunities for professional growth.” ~ Ian Siegel, , Co-Founder & CEO, ZipRecruiter

Lacking the Faith

“It’s a lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believe in myself.” ~ Muhammad Ali a.k.a Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., Boxer & Heavyweight Champion of the World (1964-1979, 3X)

Lacking the Faith

“It’s a lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believe in myself.” ~ Muhammad Ali a.k.a Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., Boxer & Heavyweight Champion of the World (1964-1979, 3X)

Anyone Can

“Anyone can give up; it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together, when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.” ~ Author Unknown, ~ Image via NAME HERE

Anyone Can

“Anyone can give up; it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together, when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.” ~ Author Unknown, ~ Image via NAME HERE

Growing Beyond a Mistake

“Mistakes grow your brain. … at least a small part of the fore-brain called the thalamus can appreciably grow after periods of the sort of cognitive stimulation involved in mistake-making. What matters for improving performance is that a person is

Growing Beyond a Mistake

“Mistakes grow your brain. … at least a small part of the fore-brain called the thalamus can appreciably grow after periods of the sort of cognitive stimulation involved in mistake-making. What matters for improving performance is that a person is

Enjoy the Roses Amidst the Thorns

Originally posted on efilsihcus:
Your perception of circumstances will determine your mentality and your mentality will determine your success.  

Enjoy the Roses Amidst the Thorns

Originally posted on efilsihcus:
Your perception of circumstances will determine your mentality and your mentality will determine your success.