A Change of Pace for Today

Something I have not done in a while is give some quotes.  I love quotes, all kinds of quotes from all kinds of people.  I thought it would be a good change of pace for today.  Here are a few of my favorite quotes for you.

  • Attempt Great Things for God, and Expect Great Things from God – William Carey
  •  “We must not work God into our lives but work our lives into God.” – Emily Hess Haynes
  •  “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller
  • Fear less, hope more. Eat less, chew more. Whine less, breathe more. Talk less, say more. Love more and all good things will be yours. – Swedish Proverb
  • Failure isn’t so bad if it doesn’t attack the heart. Success is all right if it doesn’t go to the head. -Grantland Rice
  • Get busy living or get busy dying – Shawshank Redemption
  • If you are playing it safe then you forgot your call. – Dr. Richard Blackaby
  • “Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you’re kind, amazing things will happen.” – Conan O’Brien
  • Nothing is easier than saying words. Nothing is harder than living them day after day. -Arthur Gordon
  • A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. – Herm Albright
  • “Success is living up to your potential. That’s all. Wake up with a smile and go after life… Live it, enjoy it, taste it, smell it, feel it.” — Joe Kapp
  • “Nothing is more common than unfulfilled potential.” — Howard Hendricks
These are a few of my hundreds of favorites.  Which of these do you like?  Why?  Share one of your favorite quotes with us.