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spike bullet May 2007 - The Law of Attraction at Work - Affirmations and Positive Quotations

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Affirmations:

Today is the beginning of my new life!
I AM starting over today.
All good things are coming to me today.
I AM grateful to be alive.
I see beauty all around me.
I live with PASSION and PURPOSE.
I take time to laugh and play every day.
I AM awake, energized and alive.
I focus on all the good things in life, and give thanks for them.
I AM at peace and one with everything.
I feel the love, the joy, the abundance.
I AM FREE to be myself.
I AM magnificence in human form.
I AM the perfection of life.
I AM vibrantly healthy.
I AM grateful to be ME.
Today is the best day of MY LIFE!
I know when I ask for what I want,
    No matter what it is I want,
    No matter how impossible it may seem,
    If I believe and know it is mine,
    The answer must be . . . YOUR WISH IS MY COMMAND!

Quotes:

  • Change your thinking, change your life.  Ernest Holmes
  • Think and grow rich.  Napoleon Hill
  • You are what you think about.  Earl Nightingale
  • Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.  Helen Keller
  • Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.  Brian Tracy
  • Optimist: A man who gets treed by a lion but enjoys the scenery.  Walter Winchell
  • People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them. Epictetus
  • Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.  Colin Powell
  • The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious of the rose. Kahlil Gibran
  • The person who sends out positive thoughts activates the world around him positively and draws back to himself positive results.  Norman Vincent Peale
  • The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.  Thomas Paine
  • The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.  Frank Lloyd Wright
  • The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible, and achieve it, generation after generation.  Pearl Buck
  • Keep your face to the sunshine and you never see the shadow.  Helen Keller
  • Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.  Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
  • Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come.  James Russell Lowell
  • Lifeís problems wouldnít be called "hurdles" if there wasnít a way to get over them.  Unknown Author
  • Light tomorrow with today.  Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • When you are in the valley, keep your goal firmly in view and you will get the renewed energy to continue the climb.  Denis Waitley
  • When you have seven percent unemployed, you have ninety-three percent working.  John F. Kennedy
  • When you wholeheartedly adopt a "with all your heart" attitude and go out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.  Norman Vincent Peale
  • Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitable bring about right results.  James Allen
  • You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.  Robert Collier
  • You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.  A. L. Williams
  • You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you donít do too many things wrong.  Warren Buffett
  • You see things; and you say "Why?" But I dream things that never were; and I say "Why not?"  George Bernard Shaw
  • Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.  Dr. Joyce Brothers
  • The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser-in case you thought optimism was dead.  Robert Brault
  • The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.  Mark Twain
  • The key that unlocks energy is desire. Earl Nightingale
  • Itís also the key to a long and interesting life. If we expect to create any drive, any real force within ourselves, we have to get excited.
  • The minute you start talking about what youíre going to do if you lose, you have lost.  George Shultz
  • The moment of enlightenment is when a personís dreams of possibilities become images of probabilities.  ic Braden
  • Miracles happen to those who believe in them.  Bernhard Berenson
  • Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in oneís own sunshine.  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • My sun sets to rise again.  Robert Browning
  • No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars or sailed to an uncharted land or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.  Helen Keller
  • No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.  Hal Borland
  • Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door.  Emily Dickinson
  • Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.  Benjamin Disraeli
  • On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.  Frederick Nietzsche
  • On the way to what you planned to happen, something even better comes along.  Janice Endique
  • One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.  Helen Keller
  • I have become my own version of an optimist. If I canít make it through one door, Iíll go through another door - or Iíll make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present.  Rabindranath Tagore
  • I have had dreams and I have had nightmares, but I have conquered my nightmares because of my dreams.  Dr. Jonas Salk
  • I have made it a rule of my life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy... you canít build on it; itís only good for wallowing in.  Katherine Mansfield
  • I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.  Charlotte Bronte
  • If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make something out of you. Muhammed Ali
  • If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.  William Arthur Ward
  • If you can dream it, you can do it!  Della Reese
  • If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you.  Calvin Coolidge
  • Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe and enthusiastically act upon... must inevitably come to pass.  Paul Meyer
  • When I hear somebody sigh, "Life is hard," I am always tempted to ask, "Compared to what?  Sydney Harris
  • When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.  Les Brown
  • When walking through the "valley of shadows," remember, a shadow is cast by a Light.  H. K. Barclay
  • Positive thinking is the key to success in business, education, pro football, anything that you can mention. I go out there thinking that Iím going to complete every pass.  Ron Jaworski
  • Positive thinking wonít let you do anything but it will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.  Zig Ziglar
  • Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.  Norman Vincent Peale
  • Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.  Ralph Vaull Starr
  • Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.  Charles Dickens
  • Some of the worldís greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible.  Doug Larson
  • Throw back the shoulders, let the heart sing, let the eyes flash, let the mind be lifted up, look upward and say to yourself... nothing is impossible!  Norman Vincent Peale
  • Tis always morning somewhere in the world.  Richard Henry Horne
  • To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven.  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • To live happily is an inward power of the soul.  Marcus Aurelius
  • To me faith means not worrying.  John Dewey
  • To move forward today, you must learn to say good-bye to yesterdayís hurts, tragedies and baggage. You canít build a monument to past problems and fail forward.  John Maxwell
  • Tomorrow is the most important thing in life.  Comes into us at midnight very clean.  Itís perfect when it arrives and puts itself in our hands. I t hopes weíve learned something from yesterday.  John Wayne
  • Too many of us are hung up on what we donít have, canít have, or wonít ever have.  We spend too much energy being down, when we could use that same energy - if not less of it - doing, or at least trying to do, some of the things we really want to do.  Terry McMillan
  • Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.  Henry Kaiser
  • Two men look out the same prison bars; one sees mud and the other stars.  Frederick Langbridge
  • It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.  Confucius
  • It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.  Seneca
  • It takes a lot more energy to fail than to succeed, since it takes a lot of concentrated energy to hold on to beliefs that donít work.  Jerry Gillies
  • It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.  Robert H. Schuller
  • Itís not what happens to you that determines how far you will go in life; it is how you handle what happens to you/ Zig Ziglar
  • Iíve always believed not matter how many shots I miss, Iím going to make the next one.  Isiah Thomas
  • Iíve always believed that you can think positive just as well as you can think negative.  Sugar Ray Robinson
  • Donít ask "why,í ask instead, "why not.í  John F. Kennedy
  • Fear less, hope more; Whine less, breathe more; Talk less, say more; Hate less, love more; And all good things are yours.  Unknown Author
  • Few cases of eye strain have been developed by looking on the bright side of things.  Unknown Author
  • I am always doing things, I canít do, thatís how I get to do them.  Pablo Picasso
  • I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.  Winston Churchill
  • I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.  Thomas Edison
  • I became an optimist when I discovered that I wasnít going to win any more games by being anything else.  Earl Weaver
  • Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push.  A smile.  A word of optimism and hope.  A "you can do it" when things are tough.  Richard DeVos
  • Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life youíve imagined.  Henry David Thoreau
  • A man is what he thinks about all day long.  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.  Harry Truman
  • A positive attitude can really make dreams come true - it did for me. Zina Garrison
  • Act as if it were impossible to fail.  Dorothy Broude
  • Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldnít be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesnít know it so it goes on flying anyway.  Mary Kay Ash
  • All things are possible until they are proved impossible and even the impossible may only be so, as of now.  Pearl S. Buck
  • Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.  Anne Frank
  • This memory brightens oíer the past; as when the sun, concealed; behind some cloud that near us hangs; shines on a distant field.  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Those who wish to sing always find a song.  Swedish proverb
  • Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.  Robert H. Schuller
  • At the center of your being you have the answer; You know who you are and you know what you want.  Lao Tzu
  • Be glad of life, because it gives you the chance to live and to work and to play and to look up at the stars.  Henry Van Dyke
  • Believe it is possible to solve your problem.  Tremendous things happen to the believer.  So believe the answer will come.  It will.  Norman Vincent Peale
  • When one door closes another door opens.  Alexander Graham Bell
  • Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence.  Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent.  Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.  Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts.  Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.  The slogan "press on" has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.  Calvin Coolidge
  • Disneyland will never be completed.  It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.  Walt Disney

Taylor's Laws

  1. Reality is a state of mind.
  2. People will not admit a problem exists until they perceive there is a solution.
  3. When faced with an unsolvable problem, change the question.
  4. There are at least 50 different ways of looking at any situation.  Try to find them.
  5. When searching for answers, ask, "What is most obvious?"
  6. There is always an "x" factor at work in any problem, situation or equation.  The "x" factor may be large or small, but it is always there.  Usually, the "x" factor and/or its significance is not recognized until long after the fact.
  7. When traveling the Road of Life, never forget: There are critical road signs missing.  Be prepared to change direction and stumble around occasionally. ó Barbara Taylor

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