Yoga Mind & bodywork for Health and Transformation
Quotations Gallery


A collection of quotes I like, in addition to the ones featured in the text of the pages on this site.

If you don't take care of your body, you'll have no where to live!

Nothing on earth can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude
~ Thomas Jefferson

The greatest thing in the world is for a man to know how to be himself

~ Montaigne

Both poverty and riches are the offspring of thought.
~ Napoleon Hill

The body is a sacred garment
~ Martha Graham

The place to improve the world is first in one's own heart and head and hands. 
~ Robert M. Pirsig

The human race is governed by its imagination.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. 
~ Sir Winston Churchill

Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into.
~ Wayne Dyer

Adventure is not outside a man--it is within.
~ David Grayson

Know thyself
~ Socrates (and inscribed on the walls of the oracle at Delphi)

Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blue prints of your ultimate accomplishments.
~ Napoleon Hill

Destiny is not a matter of chance, but of choice. Not something to wish for, but to attain.
~ William Jennings Bryan

It is not the years in your life, but the life in your years that count.
~ Adlai Stevenson

It is not your aptitude, but your attitude, that determines your altitude.
~ Zig Ziglar

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
~ Walt Disney

Joy is not in things, it is in us.
~ Wagner

It's not what happens to you; it's what you do about it that makes the difference.
~ W. Mitchell

Let everyone sweep in front of his own door and the whole world will be clean.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Life is but a thought.
~ Coleridge

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. 
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Most of the things worth doing in the world have been declared impossible before they were done.
~ Louis Dembitz Brandeis

No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.
~ William Blake

Nothing happens unless first a dream. 
~ Carl Sandburg

Remember, happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.
~ Dale Carnegie

Start by doing the necessary, then the possible and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
~ St. Francis of Assisi

Success or failure is caused more by mental attitude than by mental capacities. 
~ Walter Dill Scott

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet.
~ James Oppenheim

The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything.
~ Theodore Roosevelt

Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
~ Sir James M. Barrie

Time spent laughing is time spent with the gods.
~ Japanese Proverb

We enjoy thoroughly only the pleasure we give. 
~ Alexander Dumas

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
~ John Lubbock

When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this - you haven't.
~ Thomas Edison

When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
~ Alexander Graham Bell

Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today.
~ Og Mandino

We don't perceive things as they are, we perceive them as we are.  
~ Anais Nin

Yesterday's the past and tomorrow's the future. Today is a gift-- which is why they call it the present.
~ Bill Keane

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.
~ Galileo

You can have anything you want - if you want it badly enough.  You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.  
~ Abraham Lincoln

You see things; and you say "Why?" But I dream things that never were; and I say "Why not?" 
~ George Bernard Shaw

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

'Tis the mind that makes the body rich. 
~ Shakespeare

You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing.
~ Michael Pritchard

Each day death strikes, and yet we live as though we were immortal; that is the greatest wonder.
~ The Mahabharata

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
~ M. Kathleen Casey

We are such stuff as dreams are made on and our little life is rounded with a sleep,
~ Shakespeare


  Home   Treatments   Yoga   Treat Yourself   About Anna   Resources   Gallery   Testimonials Top ^
  Copyright © 2007 All Rights Reserved.