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Norman Vincent Peale quotes

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.

It's always too early to quit.

Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.

Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.

Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.

If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.

We tend to get what we expect.

The Gateway to Christianity is not through an intricate labyrinth of dogma, but by a simple belief in the person of Christ.