Never underestimate the power of positive words, thoughts and ideas as a potential agent of change.

 
  •  I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.” – Charlotte Brontë
  • “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese proverb
  • “Sometimes you can only find Heaven by slowly backing away from Hell.” – Carrie Fisher
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  • “Nothing is impossible; the word itself says, ‘I’m possible!’” – Audrey Hepburn
  • “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar
  • “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier
  • If things go wrong, don’t go with them.” – Roger Babson
  • “Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “When the past calls, let it go to voicemail. Believe me, it has nothing new to say.” – Unknown
  • “Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!” – Anne Frank
  • “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela
  • “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard
  • Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. – Robert Collier
  • Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Confucius
  • I personally believe this: We have only today; yesterday’s gone and tomorrow is uncertain. That’s why they call it the present. And sobriety really is a gift… for those who are willing to receive it.” – Ace Frehley, No Regrets: A Rock’n Roll Memoir
  •  “Be grateful. These feelings, no matter how painful, are part of living. Today, we are alive—not anesthetized, not sedated, not passed out. Take control of your feelings and through action you can change. Today, as every day of sober living, we have a choice.” – Ann D. Clark, Women & Recovery: Sex, Sobriety & Stepping Up: Practical Suggestions for Quality Living in Recovery
  • “When I focus on what’s good today, I have a good day. When I focus on what’s bad, I have a bad day. If I focus on the problem, the problem increases. If I focus on the answer, the answer increases. “-Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Obstacles are those frightening things that become visible when we take our eyes off our goals.” –Henry Ford