For some reason, we are truly convinced that if we criticize ourselves, the criticism will lead to change. If we are harsh, we believe we will end up being kind. If we shame ourselves, we believe we end up loving ourselves. It has never been true, not for a moment, that shame leads to love. Only love leads to love.

Geneen Roth#Inspirational Quotes

A boat is safe in the harbor. But this is not the purpose of a boat.

#Paulo Coelho#Inspirational Quotes

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.

#Robert Foster Bennett#Inspirational Quotes

A failure is like fertilizer; it stinks to be sure, but it makes things grow faster in the future.

#Denis Waitley#Inspirational Quotes

A gastronomer who is not an environmentalis t is just stupid. Whereas an environmentalis t who is not a gastronomer is sad. It’s possible to change the world even while preserving the concept of the right of pleasure.

#Carlo Petrini#Inspirational Quotes

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

#Solomon#Inspirational Quotes

A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.

#Nelson Mandela#Inspirational Quotes

A good leader is always looking for people smarter and more experienced than they are. If you are the smartest one in the room, then you are stupid.

#Robert Kiyosaki#Inspirational Quotes

A great brand is a story that’s never completely told. A brand is a metaphorical story that connects with something very deep – a fundamental appreciation of mythology. Stories create the emotional context people need to locate themselves in a larger experience.

#Scott Bedbury#Inspirational Quotes