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Positive Quotes about Personal Growth

Let these Personal Growth quotes help you to have a positive attitude toward life, and to think positively.

For my own personal growth I had to set out on my own.
- Frank Press

Only after I faced the unhappiness of my first marriage
did I start on the path of personal growth.
- Judith Wright

In my early professionals years I was asking the question:
How can I treat,
or cure, or change this person? Now I would phrase
the question in this way:
How can I provide a relationship which this person
may use for his own personal growth?
- Carl Rogers

Chris was a friend of mine, I loved him.
I didn't see him for 18 months before he died,
but I'd met him several times after the accident.
What was remarkable was his personal growth in his interior life.
- Margot Kidder

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We've observed that people who stall in their personal
growth work often have counterproductive soft addictions
that stand in their way of growth and having the life they say they want.
It can be a simple thing, such as watching TV instead of finishing a project.
- Judith Wright

Those who improve with age embrace the power of personal
growth and personal achievement and begin to replace youth with wisdom,
innocence with understanding, and lack of purpose with self-actualization.
- Bo Bennett

Close friends contribute to our personal growth.
They also contribute to our personal pleasure,
making the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer,
the laughter ring louder because they are there.
- Judith Viorst

 

A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences,
in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures -
and that is the basis of all human morality.
- John F. Kennedy

Personal importance, or taking things personally,
is the maximum expression of selfishness
because we make the assumption that everything is about me.
- don Miguel Ruiz

About most subjects, there is not "The Truth;"
there is merely one's personal truth.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Whosoever is spared personal pain
must feel himself called
to help in diminishing the pain of others.
We must all carry our share of
the misery which lies upon the world.
- Albert Schweitzer

The less I take the difficulties of my life as personal affront,
and the more I use them as an opportunity to learn and grow...
the easier I sleep at night.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I put aside personal preferences and step forward to be of service.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We all have a social mask, right?
We put it on, we go out, put our
best foot forward, our best image.
But behind that social mask is a personal truth,
what we really, really believe
about who we are and what we're capable of.
- Phil McGraw

Everything we say, do, think, and feel
is a product of our personal history
and the collective history of humankind.
Our name for these histories is "prejudice."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Having a personal opinion is great.
Believing that one's personal opinion is absolute truth
leads to most of the world's troubles.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I know, to banish anger altogether
from one's breast is a difficult task.
It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort.
It can be done only by God's grace.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Property is intended to serve life,
and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect,
it has no personal being.
It is part of the earth man walks on.
It is not man.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask "Why me?"
Then a voice answers "Nothing personal,
your name just happened to come up. -
- Charlie Brown, in Charles M. Schulz' cartoon Peanuts

Buddhism has the characteristics of what would be expected
in a cosmic religion for the future:
It transcends a personal God, avoids dogmas and theology;
it covers both the natural and the spiritual,
and it is based on a religious sense
aspiring from the experience of all things,
natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity.
- Albert Einstein

Pity may represent little more
than the impersonal concern
which prompts the mailing of a check,
but true sympathy is the personal concern
which demands the giving of one's soul.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I am the owner of my choices.
I am the source for the perspectives I choose to hold...
regardless of how aware I am of why or how I come to possess
that particular perspective.
It takes courage to look into the mirror of our souls, absent excuses.
I will look into that mirror little bits at a time.
SEE and ACT. SEE what I can bear to see and ACT upon what I am able.
This is the heart of a gentle invitation to personal responsibility.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

It is only after years of preparation that the young
artist should touch color -
not color used descriptively,
that is, but as a means of personal expression.
- Henri Matisse

My biggest dream is that my words will inspire heart,
hope and personal responsibility in people around the globe
long after my feet in these shoes aren't walking the planet.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
- Aristotle

There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot
be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
- John Stuart Mill

Women's rights is not only an abstraction,
a cause; it is also a personal affair.
It is not only about us; it is also about me and you.
Just the two of us.
- Toni Morrison

The will to win, the desire to succeed,
the urge to reach your full potential...
these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
- Confucius

The personal life deeply lived
always expands into truths beyond itself.
- Anais Nin

Get up-close-and-personal:
Life looks different when you really get involved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Success is the progressive realization of predetermined,
worthwhile, personal goals.
- Paul J. Meyer

Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010,
and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
- Ray Kurzweil

Poetry is the revelation of a feeling that the poet
believes to be interior and personal which the reader recognizes as his own.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

Be Your Own Personal Greatest Hero.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment,
and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility
in the realm of faith and morals.
- Albert Schweitzer

Belief transcends ritual, structure and societal expectation.
It is an enlivening, intensely personal
core to our being. Our way of being.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I left the "eye for an eye" God
when I walked out of Bible school,
but God Within is a daily part of my personal experience.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Set and enforce your personal boundaries.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My personal goals are to be happy, healthy and to be
surrounded by loved ones.
- Kiana Tom

Bill Gates is the pope of the personal computer industry.
He decides who's going to build.
- Larry Ellison

Personal transformation can and does have global effects.
As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us.
The revolution that will save the world
is ultimately a personal one.
- Marianne Williamson

It's impossible to move, to live, to operate at any
level without leaving traces,
bits, seemingly meaningless fragments of personal information.
- William Gibson

My mother was a personal friend of God's.
They had ongoing conversations.
- Della Reese

But having said all of that, that still doesn't account
for a lot of the increase in popularity which stems,
I think, from Lincoln's personal characteristics.
- David Herbert Donald

I consider myself a religious person.
God is something very personal with me and I don't
flaunt religion in conversation with others.
- Richard Chamberlain

We promote domestic savings by also things like the
personal accounts associated with the president's Social Security initiative,
which over time would generate more savings.
- John W. Snow

Everybody should have his personal sounds to listen for -
sounds that will make him exhilarated and alive or quiet and calm.
- Andre Kostelanetz

The success of Watermark surprised me.
I never thought of music as something commercial;
it was something very personal to me.
- Enya

In my personal life, I'm a comic novel.
But then, so are we all, because we're human beings.
- Dean Koontz

There is no private domain of a person's life that is not political,
and there is no political issue that is not ultimately personal.
- Charlotte Bunch

There are many artists that I present that I admit
I like less than I do others.
But I think that they warrant being presented by my own,
personal standards.
- Norman Granz

My success is not due to any personal superiority over other people.
- John Philip Sousa

When I perform, it's very personal.
I'm sharing things I like, inviting the audience into my room.
- Andy Kaufman

I've got personal views on the '60s.
You can't have freedom without paying the price for it.
- James Lovelock

It's always been my personal feeling that unless you are married,
there is something that is not very dignified about
talking about who you are dating.
- Luke Wilson

I have always felt that a man's religion was his personal and private affair.
- Leverett Saltonstall

I wrote lyrics that were intensely personal to me a few years ago.
Maybe people know me better now.
- Kylie Minogue

The American people must be willing to give up a degree
of personal privacy in exchange for safety and security.
- Louis Freeh

This is not about abortion or the antics.
This is about pro choice versus anti-choice and government
intervention in a woman's personal decisions about her life.
- Kathleen Turner

I'm hungrier than those other guys out there.
Every rebound is a personal challenge.
- Dennis Rodman

The development of the meaning attaching to the personal self,
the conscious being, is the subject matter of the history of psychology.
- James M. Baldwin

People are really suffering these days.
There's a lot of corporate triumph and a lot of personal
despair as they wonder what are they working for.
- Laurie Anderson

I don't have a warm personal enemy left.
They've all died off.
I miss them terribly because they helped define me.
- Clare Boothe Luce

I wanted to do a movie about being really good at something,
yet being socially awkward and not as advanced in your
personal life as you are in your creative life.
- Alicia Witt

With my personal preparation at the piano,
I can afford to hum at half voice.
- Placido Domingo

My family gave me values that have sustained me through
situations that would challenge any person.
My personal relationship with the Lord inspires me in all I do.
- Kathy Ireland

The voice collects and translates your bad physical health,
your emotional worries, your personal troubles.
- Placido Domingo

You must take personal responsibility.
You cannot change the circumstances,
the seasons,
or the wind, but you can change yourself.
That is something you have charge of.
- Jim Rohn

I mean comedy is something that's very personal and
people have strong opinions about.
- Matt Lucas

I did a lot of personal appearances because I was under contract to ABC.
- David Selby


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