28 Quotes On Direction

September 27, 2013 | Leave a Comment |

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Here’s a selection of my favorite quotes on direction.

“The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.” – Carl Rogers

“Happiness is a direction, not a place.” – Sydney J. Harris

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” – John F. Kennedy

“If you cry ‘forward’, you must without fail make plain in what direction to go.” – Anton Chekhov

“The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.” – Joseph Joubert

“Our thoughts create our reality – where we put our focus is the direction we tend to go.” – Peter McWilliams

“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

“I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it, but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

“It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration.” – Thomas Paine

“You’ve got to think about big things while you’re doing small things, so that all the small things go in the right direction.” – Alvin Toffler

“If you’re not sure where you’re going, you’ll probably end up somewhere else.” – Anonymous

“If you board the wrong train, it is no use running along the corridor in the other direction.” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

“It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.” – Jim Rohn

“Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.” – Brian Tracy

“If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.” – Lao Tzu

“You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.” – Jim Rohn

“Maybe I’m lucky to be going so slowly, because I may be going in the wrong direction” – Ashleigh Brilliant

“Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction.”  – Al Bernstein

“We are not retreating – we are advancing in another direction.” – Douglas MacArthur

“Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.” – Denis Waitley

“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius–and a lot of courage–to move in the opposite direction.” – E. F Schumacker

“There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction” – Winston Churchill

“While it is well enough to leave footprints on the sands of time, it is even more important to make sure they point in a commendable direction.” – James Branch Cabell

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs – ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Harold Thurman Whitman

“Each man has his own vocation; his talent is his call. There is one direction in which all space is open to him.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.”  – Anonymous

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