Quotes

These quotes represent some of the values we share with the TLC students. 

“When you develop yourself to the point where your belief in yourself is so strong that you know you can accomplish anything you put your mind to, your future will be unlimited.” — Brian Tracy

“You must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don’t win, at least you can be satisfied that you’ve tried. If you don’t accept failure as a possibility, you don’t set high goals, you don’t branch out, you don’t try – you don’t take the risk. — Rosalynn Carter

“The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember:
Jobs are owned by the company; you own your career!” — Earl Nightingale

“Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else’s hands, but not you.” — Jim Rohn

“A life lived with integrity — even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune — is a shining star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.” — Denis Waitley

“All you have to do is know where you’re going. The answers will come to you of their own accord.” — Earl Nightengal

“Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you
can grow more surely toward the stars.” — Brian Tracy

“Life is an adventure, dare it.” — Mother Teresa

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13

“The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it.” –Chinese Proverb

“You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.” — Abraham Lincoln

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” — John D. Rockefeller

“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short, but in setting our aim too low and achieving our mark.” — Michelangelo

“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

“God acknowledges our past, views who we are today, yet focuses on our future. Who we are today is important. Who we are becoming for tomorrow is even more important.” –Gregg Braden

“What we do in life echoes in eternity.” — Maximus Decimus Meridius: Roman general in the film Gladiator

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.” — Albert Einstein

“Priorities lead to prosperity.” — Michelle Singletary

“Focus on what’s important in life, and you’ll ultimately succeed.” — Glen Evans

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought. — Peace Pilgrim

People who live without regard for the future will always be poor. — Glen Evans

“First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, then you win.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill

“Each man is the architect of his own fortune.” — Appius Caecus: Early Roman political figure and road builder

“I have no doubt whatever that most people live whether physically, intellectually, or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being.  They make use of a very small portion of their possible consciousness. . . Much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism should get into a habit of using and moving only his little finger. . .We all have reservoirs of life to draw upon, of which we do not dream!” –William James

“Nothing can stop the person with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal and nothing can help the person with the wrong mental attitude.” — Thomas Jefferson

“It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.” — Tom Brokaw