quotes

thinking

You are today where your thoughts have brought you. You will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. • James Allen

Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings. • C.D. Jackson, Author

An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an invasion of ideas. • Victor Hugo, Playwright

A small man is made up of small thoughts. • Victor Hugo

The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts. • John Locke

Nothing limits achievement like small thinking; Nothing expands possibilities like unleashed thinking. • William Arthur Ward

Life consists of what a man is thinking about all day. • Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nurture great thoughts, for you will never go higher than your thoughts. • Benjamin Disraeli

Where success is concerned, people are not measured in inches or pounds or college degrees or family background; they are measured by the size of their thinking. • David J. Schwartz, Georgia State University Professor

Mental is to physical what four is to one. No matter how gifted athletes may be physically, if they don’t have what it takes mentally, they won’t succeed. • Bill McCartney, Coach (Three-time Big Eight Conference coach of the year and two-time UPI coach of the year)

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration. • James Allen, Author

The problems we face today cannot be solved on the same level of thinking we were at when we created them. • Albert Einstein

Thinking is hard work; that’s why so few do it. • Albert Einstein

More gold has been mined from the thoughts of man than has ever been taken from the earth. • Napoleon Hill

The first and most important step toward success is the expectation that we can succeed. • Nelson Boswell

Thought is, perhaps, the forerunner and even the mother of ideas, and ideas, are the most powerful and the most useful things in the world. • George Gardner

A good idea is like a wheelbarrow; it will go nowhere unless you push it. • J. Jacobson

Where success is concerned, people are not measured in inches, or pounds, or college degrees, or family background; they are measured by the size of their thinking. • David Schwartz

You have to think anyway, so why not think big? • Donald Trump, Real Estate Developer

“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

Imagination is more important than knowledge. • Albert Einstein

The value of a good idea is in using it. • Thomas Edison

Big thinkers are specialists in creating positive forward-looking, optimistic pictures in their minds and in the minds of others. • Professor David J. Schwartz