12 Quotes that Give Life Perspective


These quotes come from some of the greatest thinkers in history — and should serve as a benchmark for how to think about life and it's experiences.

  1. It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is. (Erasmus
  2. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  3. Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out. (John Wooden)
  4. If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got. (Anonymous)
  5. Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. (Winston Churchill)
  6. Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value. (Albert Einstein)
  7. No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. (Eleanor Roosevelt)
  8. The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. (Anonymous)
  9. If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough. (Albert Einstein)
  10. Your problem isn't the problem. Your reaction is the problem. (Anonymous)
  11. What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise. (Oscar Wilde)
  12. There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid you will succeed. (Ray Goforth)

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