• Yesterday ended last night. Today is a brand-new day."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivational Speaker, Author, Speaker

  • Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it."

    Chuck Swindoll

    Evangelical Christian Author, Speaker

  • He who cannot forgive others destroys the bridge over which he himself must pass."

    George Herbert

    English Poet, Anglican Priest

  • Forgiveness doesn't mean condoning or forgetting the offence—it's more about acceptance and moving on."

    Chris Illiades, MD

    Everyday Health

  • If you don't do your part, don't blame God."

    Billy Sunday

    Professional Baseball Player, Evangelist

  • There is only one kind of life that truly wins, and that is the one that places faith in the hands of the Savior."

    John Wooden

    Legendary UCLA Basketball Coach, Teacher

  • In prayer there is a connection between what God does and what you do. You can't get forgiveness from God, for instance, without also forgiving others."

    Matthew 6:14-15

    The Message

  • You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream."

    C.S. Lewis

    British Writer

  • Beware you are not swallowed up in books! An ounce of love is worth a pound of knowledge."

    John Wesley

    Evangelist

  • The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes."

    John C. Maxwell

    Author, Speaker, Pastor

  • I was hungry and you fed me, I was thirsty and you gave me a drink, I was homeless and you gave me a room.."

    Matthew 25:35

    The Message

  • You can give without loving. But you cannot love without giving."

    Amy Carmichael

    Missionary, Author

  • You will either look back in life and say, I wish I had, or, I'm glad I did."

    Zig Ziglar

    Speaker, Author, Salesman

  • If all you do is love the lovable, do you expect a bonus? Anybody can do that.

    Matthew 5:46

    The Message

  • If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?"

    John Wooden

    Legendary UCLA Basketball Coach, Teacher

  • Be wary of false preachers who smile a lot, dripping with practiced sincerity. Chances are they are out to rip you off some way or other."

    Matthew 7:15

    The Message

  • Temptation usually comes in through a door that has deliberately been left open."

    Arnold H. Glasnow

    American Businessman

  • You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.

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    John Wooden

    Legendary UCLA Basketball Coach, Teacher

  • The fewer the words, the better the prayer."

    Martin Luther

    Protestant Reformer

  • Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivation Speaker, Author, Speaker

  • If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."

    John Wooden

    Legendary Basketball Coach, Teacher

  • The person who refuses to love doesn't know the first thing about God, because God is love—so you can’t know him if you don’t love."

    1 John 4:8

    The Message

  • When you learn to forgive, you are not letting the offender off the hook, you are letting yourself go free."

    Scott Bea, PsyD

    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

  • Before we can begin to see the cross as something done for us, we have to see it as something done by us."

    John Stott

    British Author, Evangelical Leader, Preacher

  • Look back in forgiveness, forward in hope, down in compassion and up with gratitude."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivational Speaker, Author, Salesman

  • In marriage, being the right person is as important as finding the right person."

    William Donald Gough

    Christian Author

  • Don't pick on people, jump on their failures, criticize their faults—unless, of course, you want the same treatment."

    Matthew 7:1-2

    The Message

  • I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."

    Mohandas 'Mahatma' Gandhi

    The Father of Modern India

  • It's not what you've got. It's what you use that makes a difference."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivational Speaker, Author

  • The kingdom of God does not consist in talk, but in power, that is, in works and practice..."

    Martin Luther

    Protestant Reformer

  • Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile."

    Billy Sunday

    Evangelist, Professional Baseball Player

  • Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards."

    Benjamin Franklin

    Statesman, Inventor, Scientist, Printer

  • We choose what attitudes we have right now. And it's a continuing choice."

    John C. Maxwell

    Christian Author on Leadership, Speaker

  • Remember that failure is an event, not a person."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivational Speaker, Author

  • Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome."

    Arthur Ashe

    Tennis Star, Author, Speaker

  • Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivational Speaker, Author

  • Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again."

    Dag Hammarskjöld

    UN Secretary-General (1953-1961)Markings

  • Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful."

    John Wooden

    Legendary Basketball Coach, Teacher

  • Ridicule is the first and last argument of a fool."

    Charles Simmons

  • Try praising your wife, even if it does frighten her at first."

    Billy Sunday

    Evangelist

  • To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable, because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you."

    C.S. Lewis

    Author

  • Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."

    John Wooden

    Legendary UCLA Coach, Teacher

  • Don't count the things you do, do the things that count."

    Zig Ziglar

    Motivational Speaker, Author, Speaker

  • Failing to prepare is preparing to fail."

    John Wooden

    Coach, Teacher

  • Help and give without expecting a return. You'll never—I promise—regret it."

    Luke 6:35

    The Message

  • Scripture quotations are from THE MESSAGE. Copyright © by Eugene H. Peterson 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002. Used by permission of NavPress. All rights reserved. Represented by Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.