Sometimes in life it’s good to just stop what you’re doing, take a deep breath and get some perspective. We hope these quotes that make you think will help you to regain that perspective. . .
In the busy lives we lead it’s not hard to lose perspective on the things that are important to you. When you get caught up in the rat race of your day to day life, with all it’s annoyances and frustrations, it’s vital to keep the right perspective on the things that matter most and to prioritize them.
Reading meaningful quotes and internalizing them is a great way to take stock of your life. No matter how busy you are in your working day take a few minutes for yourself and read these quotes
However busy you are, be it at work or at home with the kids, it’s important to always make sure you take a few minutes for yourself during the day. Even just the mere fact of stopping and grabbing a drink, sitting down and reading something meaningful will give you a whole new perspective and open your day up to a world of possibilities.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful. – Sigmund Freud
If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude – Maya Angelou
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts. – Bertrand Russell
The thinking that got us to where we are is not the thinking that will get us to where we want to be – Albert Einstein
Tell me and I will forget. Show me and I will remember. Involve me and I will understand. – Confucius
I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you can appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together – Marilyn Monroe
Never be bullied into silence, never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, define yourself – Robert Frost
You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do – Eleanor Roosevelt
Don’t be seduced into thinking that that which does not make profit is without value – Arthur Miller
Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think – A.A Milne
There’s only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self – Aldous Huxley
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love – St. Basil
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change – Charles Darwin
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity – Henry Van Dyke
You don’t have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things; to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals – Sir Edmund Hillary
If you enjoyed these ’15 Meaningful Quotes That Make You Think’ check out some more Quotes in my post: ‘Top 10 Motivational Quotes For Work Success‘