Posts Tagged: courage to move forward

He Recognized Destiny Calling

“I was a wife and a mother, and I was completely fulfilled. But my husband recognized the signals in me which said, “I’ve been doing enough gardening, I’ve cooked enough good dinners, I’ve sat around the house and mooned about

He Recognized Destiny Calling

“I was a wife and a mother, and I was completely fulfilled. But my husband recognized the signals in me which said, “I’ve been doing enough gardening, I’ve cooked enough good dinners, I’ve sat around the house and mooned about

Don’t Walk Around with FEAR

“I don’t walk around with fear. I walk around with strength. I believe in cause and effect.” ~ Melanie Griffith, Actress & Philanthropist

Don’t Walk Around with FEAR

“I don’t walk around with fear. I walk around with strength. I believe in cause and effect.” ~ Melanie Griffith, Actress & Philanthropist

Facing Fears

“Your moment of clarity comes when you face your fears.” ~ Chaka Khan, Singer, Songwriter, Activist & Grammy Awards (10x)

Facing Fears

“Your moment of clarity comes when you face your fears.” ~ Chaka Khan, Singer, Songwriter, Activist & Grammy Awards (10x)

Have This Kind of Beauty, Too

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” ~ Ruby Dee, Actress, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Journalist, Activist, Obie Award (1971), Drama Desk Awards(1971, 1973), Kennedy Center Honors, Women in

Have This Kind of Beauty, Too

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” ~ Ruby Dee, Actress, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Journalist, Activist, Obie Award (1971), Drama Desk Awards(1971, 1973), Kennedy Center Honors, Women in

Even If Everything is Lost, You’ll Survive

“Happiness, to me, is knowing that if I lose everything I will still be O.K.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2007) Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Even If Everything is Lost, You’ll Survive

“Happiness, to me, is knowing that if I lose everything I will still be O.K.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2007) Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Strength to Not Surrender

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” ~ Arnold Schwarzenegger, Actor, Producer, Businessman, Investor, Author, Philanthropist, Activist, Politician, Professional Bodybuilder & 38th Governor

Strength to Not Surrender

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” ~ Arnold Schwarzenegger, Actor, Producer, Businessman, Investor, Author, Philanthropist, Activist, Politician, Professional Bodybuilder & 38th Governor

Stop Signs? No, Guidelines.

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” ~ Dr. Robert Harold Schuller, Pastor, Motivational Speaker, Author & Founder of the Crystal Cathedral

Stop Signs? No, Guidelines.

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” ~ Dr. Robert Harold Schuller, Pastor, Motivational Speaker, Author & Founder of the Crystal Cathedral

The New Day

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” ~ Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady of the United States (March 4, 1933-April 12, 1945) & Politician

The New Day

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” ~ Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady of the United States (March 4, 1933-April 12, 1945) & Politician

Moving Forward

“I’m always moving forward.” Debbie Allen ~ a.k.a Deborrah Kaye Allen, Actress, Choreographer, Dancer, Film Director, Television Director, Television Producer Primetime Emmy Award (1982, 1983, 1991), Golden Globe Award (1982)

Moving Forward

“I’m always moving forward.” Debbie Allen ~ a.k.a Deborrah Kaye Allen, Actress, Choreographer, Dancer, Film Director, Television Director, Television Producer Primetime Emmy Award (1982, 1983, 1991), Golden Globe Award (1982)

Fear Not, Understand More

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” ~ Marie Curie, Physicist, Chemist, Nobel Prize – Physics (1903) & Nobel Prize –

Fear Not, Understand More

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” ~ Marie Curie, Physicist, Chemist, Nobel Prize – Physics (1903) & Nobel Prize –

Just Set a Higher Goal

“As soon as I accomplish one thing, I just set a higher goal. That’s how I’ve gotten to where I am.” ~ Beyonce Knowles, Singer, Songwriter, Actress & Philanthropist

Just Set a Higher Goal

“As soon as I accomplish one thing, I just set a higher goal. That’s how I’ve gotten to where I am.” ~ Beyonce Knowles, Singer, Songwriter, Actress & Philanthropist

Go for ‘Great’

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” ~ John D. Rockefeller, Business Magnate, Philanthropist, Founder: Standard Oil Company, University of Chicago, Rockefeller University, General Education Board & the Rockefeller Foundation

Go for ‘Great’

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” ~ John D. Rockefeller, Business Magnate, Philanthropist, Founder: Standard Oil Company, University of Chicago, Rockefeller University, General Education Board & the Rockefeller Foundation

Victory: A Storm’s Heart

“At the heart of every storm is VICTORY — waiting to be claimed.” ~ Mary Southerland, Author & Speaker

Victory: A Storm’s Heart

“At the heart of every storm is VICTORY — waiting to be claimed.” ~ Mary Southerland, Author & Speaker

Toward the Sunshine

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” ~ Walt Whitman, Poet, Essayist, Journalist & Teacher Save

Toward the Sunshine

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” ~ Walt Whitman, Poet, Essayist, Journalist & Teacher Save

Intently Focused

“Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So, choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.” ~ Ralph Marston, Author

Intently Focused

“Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So, choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.” ~ Ralph Marston, Author

Step Out of Your Box!

“Do something uncomfortable, today. By stepping out of your box, you don’t have to settle for what you are — you get to create who you want to become.” ~ Howard Walstein,

Step Out of Your Box!

“Do something uncomfortable, today. By stepping out of your box, you don’t have to settle for what you are — you get to create who you want to become.” ~ Howard Walstein,

Yesterdays Using TOO Much ‘Today’

“Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today.” ~ AUTHOR UNKNOWN,

Yesterdays Using TOO Much ‘Today’

“Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today.” ~ AUTHOR UNKNOWN,

Anything You Can Visualize

“You are capable of being or doing anything you can visualize. It is never too late to begin something great.” ~ Bob Proctor, Speaker & Author

Anything You Can Visualize

“You are capable of being or doing anything you can visualize. It is never too late to begin something great.” ~ Bob Proctor, Speaker & Author

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

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

Contagious Courage

“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

Contagious Courage

“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

New: Doors, Things & Paths

“We keep moving forward opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keep leading us down new paths.” ~ Walter Elias Disney, Business Magnate, Animator, Cartoonist, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Philanthropist, Voice Actor, Co-Founder of Walt Disney

New: Doors, Things & Paths

“We keep moving forward opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keep leading us down new paths.” ~ Walter Elias Disney, Business Magnate, Animator, Cartoonist, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Philanthropist, Voice Actor, Co-Founder of Walt Disney

Seems Like a Miracle

“I’m now in my 43rd year in this business, so it seems like a miracle that I still get to do it. I feel great gratitude that it’s all still happening.” (2011 TV Guide Interview) ~ A Martinez a.k.a Adolfo

Seems Like a Miracle

“I’m now in my 43rd year in this business, so it seems like a miracle that I still get to do it. I feel great gratitude that it’s all still happening.” (2011 TV Guide Interview) ~ A Martinez a.k.a Adolfo

Just for Validation

“Don’t solicit feedback on your product, idea or your business just for validation purposes. You want to tell the people who can help move your idea forward, but if you’re just looking to your friend, co-worker, husband or wife for

Just for Validation

“Don’t solicit feedback on your product, idea or your business just for validation purposes. You want to tell the people who can help move your idea forward, but if you’re just looking to your friend, co-worker, husband or wife for

Courageously Creative

“Creativity takes courage.” ~ Henri Matisse, Artist, Painter, Draughtsman, Printmaker, and Sculptor

Courageously Creative

“Creativity takes courage.” ~ Henri Matisse, Artist, Painter, Draughtsman, Printmaker, and Sculptor