Man can only receive what he sees himself receiving.
– Florence Scovel Shinn
If we have not achieved our early dreams, we must either find new ones or see what we can salvage from the old. If we have accomplished what we set out to do in our youth, we need not weep like Alexander the Great that we have no more worlds to conquer.
– Rosalynn Carter
A person can grow only as much as his horizon allows.
– John Powell
One must desire something to be alive: perhaps absolute satisfaction is only another name for Death.
– Margaret Deland
What man can imagine he may one day achieve.
– Nancy Hale
Before you begin a thing remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. … You can only see one thing clearly, and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin.
– Kathleen Norris
The truth isn’t always beauty, but the hunger for it is..
Envisioning the end is enough to put the means in motion.
– Dorothea Brande
Our visions begin with our desires.
– Audre Lorde
All prosperity begins in the mind and is dependent only upon the full use of our creative imagination.
– Ruth Ross
It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
– Virginia Woolf