Positive Quotes for March

March 30
"Listen to the mustn'ts child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me... Anything can happen, child. Anything can be."
Shel SIlverstein
March 29
People are 31% more productive when they work for positive people.
From Chris Redgrave's presentation

March 28
“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” 

Ralph Waldo Emerson
March 27
"Happiness is not a destination. Happiness is a choice. You don't have to do anything to 'be happy'. You only have to 'be happy' and then you will begin doing happy things. HAPPINESS IS A CHOICE. It is your choice. Choose happiness now."
Richard Blackstone
March 26
"Peace does not lie in getting God to give me other circumstances.
Peace lies in finding God in these circumstances."
John Ortberg

March 25

"The adventure of yes seemed more alive than the safety of no."
John Ortberg
March 24
"The same boiling water that softens the potato hardens the egg. It's about what you are made of and NOT the circumstance."


March 23
"Keep knocking and the joy inside will eventually open a window and look out to see who's there."
March 22
"Our brains are physically wired to be happy. We work better when we are happy."
From Chris Redgrave's presentation
March 21
"Happiness/positivity is the most misunderstood "driver" of performance."
From Chris Redgrave's presentation
March 20
"Our brains create confidence based on the belief that our behavior matters to the outcome we desire."
From Chris Redgrave's presentation
March 19
"One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time."
Andre Gide
March 18
"Don't ask yourself what the world needs, ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive."
Howard Thurman
March 17
"What we learn from experience depends on the kind of philosophy we bring to experience."
C.S. Lewis
March 16
"I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities.
Theodore Giesel
March 15
"Everything  has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content."
Helen Keller
March 14
"Some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the BEST of it, without knowing what's going to happen next.  Delicious ambiguity...
Gilda Radner
March 13
"One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself."
Lucille Ball
March 12
"Find your joy in something finished, and not in the thousand things begun."
March 11
"The sun shines and warms and lights us & we have no curiosity to know why this is so; but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain & hunger & mosquitoes and silly people."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
March 10
"Magic is believing in yourself. If you can do that, you can make anything happen."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
March 9
"Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you."
Maori Proverb
March 8
"I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars."
Og Mandino
March 7
"Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle and the life of that candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared."
March 6
"It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. You cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad."
C.S. Lewis
March 5
"Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning."
Mahatma Gandhi
March 4
"The happy heart runs with the river, floats on the air, lifts to the music, soars with the eagle, hopes with the prayer."
Maya Angelou
March 3
"May I never miss a sunset or a rainbow because I am looking down."
Sara June Parker
March 2
"Happy are those who dream DREAMS and are ready to pay the price to make them come true."
Leon J. Suenes
March 1
"When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things."
Joe Namath