• Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
    Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful..
    Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful..
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
    Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • Believe in yourself. Have faith in your abilities. Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
    Believe in yourself. Have faith in your abilities. Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • Change your thoughts and you change your world.
    Change your thoughts and you change your world.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll get nothing done.
    If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll get nothing done.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
    Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • It's always too early to quit.
    It's always too early to quit.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive one to cancel it out.
    Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive one to cancel it out.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • The trouble with most of us is that we'd rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
    The trouble with most of us is that we'd rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
    ~ Norman Vincent Peale