Life doesn’t always come as expected. Sometimes, good things play out, other times not too palatable. These things are always there, no matter how much we try to avoid them. You may even begin to wonder why they are happening to you. Why do bad things happen to good people? You may ask.
When something bad happens is not when you should soak in your own misery. It is not the time to feel that you are the only one going through tough times and the rest people are happy. You may never tell, some of the people you relate with who seems happy are going through tougher times.
Those moments when everything seems tough and choky, you need soothing words of encouragement to keep you going.
These amazing words of encouragement and positive affirmations by different personalities have been compiled just for you. You should always have them with you on the go. Either in your mobile phones or note pads. You can even paste them in your office, rooms, schools etc. They are just the right words needed.
“Never give up hope. All things are working for your good. One day, you’ll look back on everything you’ve been through and thank God for it”. – Germany Kent, American Broadcaster
”What’s done is done. What’s gone is gone. One of life’s lessons is always moving on. It’s okay to look back to see how far you’ve come but keep moving forward”. – Roy T. Bennett, Author
“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”
-Arthur Ashe, American Singer
“I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. He taught me that if you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it, and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good. Hot is no good either. White hot and passionate is the only thing to be.”
– Roald Dahl, “My Uncle Oswald”
“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”
– Maya Angelou, American Poet
Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow. – Mary Anne Radmacher, Writer
“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The next best thing is the wrong thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.”
– Theodore Roosevelt, American Historian and Writer
“Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don’t fight them. Just find a new way to stand.”
-Oprah Winfrey, American TV Host
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”
-Aristotle, Greek Philosopher