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NYCchik
08-12-2004, 12:10 AM
While I was in weightwatchers, I kept a list of inspirational quotes that I read when I was thinking on breaking plan. I'd like to share them with you all and then you can share some of yours as well! It might be a nice thing to have here for despreate times call for major support :)

"For me it's the challenge - the challenge to try to beat myself and do better than I did in the past. I try to keep in mind not what I have accomplished but what I have to try to accomplish in the future." ~Jackie Joyner Kersee

"Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing." ~Katherine Mansfield

"YOU CAN NEVER PLAN THE FUTURE BY THE PAST" ~Edmund Burke

"All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them." ~Walt Disney

"With confidence you can reach truly amazing hieghts. Without confidence, even the simplest accomplishments are beyond your grasp." ~Jim Loehr

"Know what you want to do, then do it." ~Ernstine Schumann-Heink

"EVERYTHING THAT IS DONE IN THIS WORLD IS DONE BY HOPE." ~Martin Luther

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." ~Thomas Edison

"Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it." ~Gilda Radner

"Rain beats the leopard's skin, but never wash off the spots." ~Ashanti Proverb

"He who has health has hope; and he who has hope has everything." ~Arabian Proverb


tolose85
08-12-2004, 11:44 AM
Thank you for sharing these with us.. I am all about inspiration and motivation!!

lessofsarahtolove
08-12-2004, 11:57 AM
These are great! Gotta love a motivational quote -- bring on the positive energy!!


Annie-Rose
08-12-2004, 12:42 PM
Wow - what great quotes!!! I've just joined and was needing some motivation. Thanks :) Annie

Ivanna B. Skinny
08-12-2004, 02:07 PM
Great quotes NYCchick!! I actually lifted one of them from a weightloss website about a week ago, although I cant remember where. I could have been weight watchers. Needless to say, very great thread!

Br00klyn
08-13-2004, 12:08 AM
Thanks for sharing! :D

Jennelle
08-14-2004, 01:52 PM
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
-- St. Francis de Sales