Mind and Soul Food

Quotes can spark our emotions in a way that can completely change our perspective of any situation. 

The quotes gathered below can be used for inspiration to kick start a project, as a pick me up if your life seems off-track, to mend a broken relationship, or to even reinvigorate your passion for an old hobby — whatever you’re needing to live a better life.

  1. Picking out specific quotes that resonate with you and write them down
  2. Re-reading the quotes you’ve written down and looking deeply to find the inner meaning
  3. Using these quotes as a theme for your next meditation sessions 
  4. Printing your list out to keep in your wallet or frame in your office for consistent inspiration

“All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them.”– Walt Disney
“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”– Paulo Coelho
“Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinion drowned your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.”– Steve Jobs
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”– Eleanor Roosevelt
“If you really want to do something you’ll find a way, if you don’t you’ll find an excuse.”– Jim Rohn
“Don’t allow your past or present condition to control you. It’s just a process that you’re going through to get you to the next level.”– T.D Jakes
“Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.”– Aldous Huxley
“A good plan is like a road map: It shows the final destination and usually the best way to get there.”– H. Stanley Judd
“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand. Most people listen with the intent to reply.”– Stephen R. Covey
“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.”– Winston Churchill

 “Humor and joy contribute to my total well-being.” -Louise L. Hay 

“Often what may appear as a detour in life is actually the most direct and empowering path to your destination.”-James Arthur Ray

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”-Albert Einstein
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”– Aristotle
“Our thoughts and imaginations are the only real limits to our possibilities.”– Orison Swett Marden
“Obstacles are those things you see when you take your eyes off the goal.”– Henry Ford
“Kiss slowly, laugh insanely, live truly and forgive quickly.”– Paulo Coelho
“Everything you want should be yours: the type of work you want; the relationships you need; the social, mental, and aesthetic stimulation that will make you happy and fulfilled; the money you require for the lifestyle that is appropriate to you; and any requirement that you may (or may not) have for achievement or service to others. If you don’t aim for it all, you’ll never get it all. To aim for it requires that you know what you want.”-Richard Koch