One thing you who had secure or happy childhoods should understand about those of us who did not. We who control our feelings, who avoid conflicts at all costs, or seem to seek them. Who are hypersensitive, self-critical, compulsive, workaholic, and above all survivors. We are not that way from perversity, and we cannot just relax and let it go. We’ve learned to cope in ways you never had to.

Piers Anthony#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