The way you perceive a specific situation is determined by your frame of mind. If your mind and thoughts are positive, you will always be in a position to seize the opportunities that are before you.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I have lived through this challenge. I can take the next thing that comes along." You must do the thing you think you cannot do. "
A man's [moral] self shall be filled with the fruit of his mouth; and with the consequence of his words he must be satisfied [whether good or evil]. Proverbs 18:20
A person has four names: the name he inherits, the name his parents give him, the name he makes for himself, and the new name God will give to those who love him.
God didn't promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow, sun without rain, but He did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears, and light for the way.
No man is worth your tears, but once you find one that is, he won't hurt you and make you cry. Can I get an amen.
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend. Martin Luther King Jr.
Talk to people in their own language. If you do it well, they'll say, 'God, he said exactly what I was thinking.' And when they begin to respect you, for respecting them and for respecting God’s name, profanity is not needed, ever to get a point across.
It's hard to wait around for something that you know might never happen, but it's even harder to give up especially when it's everything you ever wanted. Never Quit. "Don't ever, ever quit. Recognize that stopping now, regrouping to try a new approach isn't quitting.