Thought for the Day: 31 August 2022
“Inspiration comes from within yourself. One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.”
― Deep Roy, Inspirational Quotes
Inspiration is the key to hope, positivity, and success in life. When one is able to find something inspiring, he has the courage to venture new things that bring joy.
Positive inspiration is the greatest source of motivation to the human soul, mind and action.
Difficulty in finding inspiration? For positive inspiration –
Look around you and find inspiration. Stay inspired; Stay positive.
Thought for the Day: 30 August 2022
“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.”
― Soren Kierkegaard, Life Quotes
Life is full of never-ending problems and challenges. As highly intellectual beings, we seek truth and find solutions to problems that we encounter throughout life.
Apart from intellectual thinking and problem solving, we should enjoy and relish each moment of life to make it lively.
See the Sunrise, go for a walk or watch greeneries around you. Cherish small moments and live life to the fullest.
Thought for the Day: 29 August 2022
“You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.”
― Marcus Aurelius, Motivational Quotes
We have control over our mind and thoughts. The external events and circumstances can put pressure on our mind, but we are the ones to choose and make decisions about ourselves.
Also, happiness depends on the quality of our thoughts, not on external events.
Feed your mind with positive thoughts; choose to adopt good habits and practices.
Thought for the Day: 28 August 2022
Humbleness is the quality of being modest in one’s behavior, attitude or spirit.
Humbleness is also a state of:
Humble person does not boast about themselves; instead, they let their actions speak for their accomplishments.
Such persons never get distracted by praise nor get shattered down by criticism. They continue in their path of karma without being influenced by worldly things.
How can we practice being humble or be down to earth? Let’s have some more thoughts.
Thought for the Day: 27 August 2022
“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”
― André Gide, Love Quotes
Everyone wants to be accepted and loved as they are. If we can’t be loved for being real, then it’s better to be hated – a harsh truth of life.
Happiness from love that you seek by being unreal is short-term and painful.
Life is not about impressing others, it is all about being yourself with the right person.
Thought for the Day: 26 August 2022
Thought for the Day: 25 August 2021
“Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine.”
― Roy T. Bennett, Motivational Quotes
Sometimes, it’s okay to fall down and lose confidence, but the belief that you are more powerful than you think makes you get back up stronger.
Thought for the Day: 24 August 2022
“The mark of higher education isn’t the knowledge you accumulate in your head. It’s the skills you gain about how to learn.”
― Adam Grant, Education Quotes
The true mark of education is not only completing the syllabus, studying whole night, mocking up all information and clearing the test.
The most significant part of education is preparing them towards leading a purposeful life. Along with, the focus should be made for their all-round development, instilling good moral characters and values of respect as a human being.
Personal development activities can help to develop talents and potential, build human capital, enhance the quality of life and be productive citizens.
Instead of working only on syllabus, why not focus on gaining skills to learn more!
Thought for the Day: 23 August 2022
“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.”
― Oprah Winfrey, Positivity Quotes
Attitude is an important part of our personality and life; it influences ourselves and those around us.
The journey of the most exciting future starts with our attitude. It is not the wealth, our physiques nor status but our positive attitude and the willingness to strive for excellence that determines our forthcoming days.
Negative attitude cripples our behaviour, corrupts our thinking and habits; consequently hampering the present and the future.
So, focus on improving your attitude. The best is to change your future by changing your attitude.
Thought for the Day: 22 August 2022
Failures and mistakes are part of life; however, fear should not stop us from trying and giving our best.
Failure and mistakes provides scope for growth and self-improvement. Sometimes it opens areas of new experience and invention to the whole world.
Thought for the Day: 21 August 2022
“Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.”
― Benjamin Disraeli, Happiness Quotes
Action is the key to bring change in life.
Through action, we can create a positive, loving and collaborative environment in our family, organization and society.
When we carry responsibility for bigger things and accomplish them, we find a deeper satisfaction in life.
Being lazy and doing nothing leads to depression. Action may not always bring happiness but it is an initiative to happiness.
Thought for the Day: 20 August 2022
“Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.”
― Dan Gable, Sports Quotes
It needs years of consistent practice, sweat and dedication to get victory in any competition.
Admire Gold medal winners and their years of pain, discipline and hard work behind the victory.
Thought for the Day: 19 August 2022
“Leadership is not about the next election, it’s about the next generation.”
― Simon Sinek, Leadership Quotes
True Leadership is not only about delivering impressive speeches among the masses for winning an election; it is also about influencing generations to make great strides towards development and prosperity as a whole.
A true leader prepares leaders for tomorrow by –
Thought for the Day: 18 August 2022
Smile is one of the beautiful gifts you can present to someone. It expresses delight, sociability, joy or amusement radiating happiness around you.
Happiness created through it gives a feeling of satisfaction that comes from the core of your heart. Also it is a sign of friendly greeting, love and positivity.
Always try to smile for it is a source of happiness; a medium to spread love, warmth, brotherhood and fight against anxiety.
Thought for the Day: 17 August 2022
“Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.”
― Napoleon Hill, Motivational Quotes
It is good to be selfish to some extent and think about oneself, but you would need to sacrifice many things to be a worthy man.
Thought for the Day: 16 August 2022
What makes something beautiful is emotion connected with it and the feeling within oneself.
Emotion of a Mother connected to the first cry of the baby is an absolute beauty for her, for it comes from within herself.
As said – The best and most beautiful things in the world must be felt with the heart, open the eyes of your heart; allow the beauty to reach deep within you and feel it.
Thought for the Day: 15 August 2022
“True independence and freedom can only exist in doing what’s right.”
― Brigham Young, Freedom Quotes
We all want freedom from things that prevent us from exercising and enjoying our rights to freedom.
Thought for the Day: 14 August 2022
“Be a good human being, a warmhearted, affectionate person. That is my fundamental belief.”
― Dalai Lama XIV, Kindness Quotes
A good human being with a kind heart and affection is full of positivity, compassion and the willingness to help remove others’ suffering.
To be a compassionate and a warm-hearted person, have sympathy for others’ suffering. Most importantly, practice being a good human being; for this –
Be a good human being, a warm-hearted and affectionate person. Keep social, cultural, intellectual differences aside and love all humans for it is the only thing that keeps us alive, united and hopeful.
Thought for the Day: 13 August 2022
“Worry is irrelevant. It alters nothing. When was the last time you solved a problem by worrying about it?”
― Max Lucado, Motivational Quotes
Worrying about something that cannot be changed or does not exist is futile, and sometimes baseless. It solves not a single problem, rather complicates the situation miserably.
Manage your problems with inquisitive, thoughtful approach and actions; not by worries.
Thought for the Day: 12 August 2022
“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”
― Jim Rohn, Happiness Quotes
Most often, we sacrifice present happiness in the hope of a better future and forget to live in the present. After a long time gone, when we look back, we realize how precious those days were and regret not living them.
The most contented person is the one who lives happily in the present; be at the present and enjoy every moment. Try finding happiness in your passion, in your little acts and share it with your family and friends.
Thought for the Day: 11 August 2022
“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.”
― Dale Carnegie, Success Quotes
Failure and success are the two parts of life. Failure brings discouragement, but it is through the experience of failure and discouragement, we become acknowledged to our shortcomings as well as areas that need to be improved for optimal growth and learning.
With the positive mindset to reflect and pursue growth, one can keep himself encouraged to work with a new approach against all odds in life.
Inner voice that says try once more even after defeat takes you one step closer to success. Make failure and discouragement as the stepping stones to success.
Thought for the Day: 10 August 2022
“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.”
― Albert Einstein, Motivational Quotes
Curiosity is the motivational, behavioural, cognitive or optimal driven passion or an appetite for knowledge, information, and understanding. With this inherent quality, one explores, discovers and thus grows everyday, finding meaning and fulfillment to one’s own existence.
Experience from the past can act as a guide in understanding and proceeding new ventures. When we choose to see past mistakes with a broad mind and inquisitive thought process for long-term goals and achievement, things go well.
Live in the present moment without worrying about the past or stressing about the future. Most importantly, do not hesitate to ask – who, why, how, where and when! Look deeper into everyday things and find their true significance in life.
Thought for the Day: 9 August 2022
“You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.”
― Mahatma Gandhi, Humanity Quotes
Perspective is the key to how we view the world and the people. With the eyes of a victim, the world seems a dirty place full of unkind humans; with the good eyes, it looks like a better place to live and the people are good with the few exceptions.
When we have a clear perspective and focus on the good, we greet each other as brothers and sisters, though sometimes we might get wronged or cheated.
As a few drops of dirty water does not significantly impact the purity of the ocean, the inhuman acts of some people does not greatly kill the essence of humanity.
Never lose faith in humanity. Continue doing good things despite destruction and terrible acts of few ones; contribute to raising humanity to a higher level. Spread kindness, love and positivity around you.
Thought for the Day: 8 August 2022
“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.”
― Eleanor Roosevelt, Friendship Quotes
Friends will come and go, but the memories we create together with them will always remain with us.
It is in those memories we find the sense of identity and purpose as well as strengthen our relationships.
Cherish the moment spent together, the jokes cracked and the laughs shared with a true friend.
Thought for the Day: 7 August 2022
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr., Inspirational Quotes, Honesty Quotes
It is human tendency to do big talks, make great speeches and give assurance to people in times of comfort and convenience, but change sides and voice in times of challenges and controversy.
One needs courage of his convictions for making his voice and ideas to be heard publicly. The great leader, Martin Luther King, Jr. himself dedicated his whole life to changing the course of history through his convictions and ideas. He never backed off from his convictions despite challenges and hardships at that moment.
A person’s true color is revealed when they are going through hard times. Try to be the man of integrity – be reliable in your words and acts.
Thought for the Day: 6 August 2022
“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.”
― Lou Holtz, Motivational Quotes
Ability, Motivation and Attitude are the three key elements to achieve success in life.
It doesn’t matter how much ability you have unless you are self-motivated or possess the right attitude. Also your ability and attitude goes futile in lack of motivation and you get stuck somewhere in life.
Attitude is the driving force and determines how far one goes in life. A positive and never give up attitude determines how well you can focus on improving your performances, look for opportunities and take right action.
Thought for the Day: 5 August 2022
“Don’t compare your life to others. You have no idea what they have been through.”
― Sam Cawthorn, Positivity Quotes
Don’t compare your life to others because you have no idea what they had to suffer in the past and their journey to the present achievement.
When you compare yourself with others, you are devaluing your own worth and self-image with doubt, low self-esteem and jealousy.
Instead of comparison, work to turn your weakness into your strength and be unique in your work.
Thought for the Day: 4 August 2022
“Happiness is something that comes into our lives through doors we don’t even remember leaving open.”
― Rose Wilder Lane, Happiness Quotes
In life, while we walk out of a door due to some bitter experience, we happen to shut the door permanently behind that might bring happiness in the future.
Leaving an open door behind is keeping the door open to hopes, and possibilities. Sometimes happiness comes through the most unexpected doors and from unexpected places.
Even if you leave the door out of anger, jealousy or resentment, do not shut the possible source of happiness.
Always stay optimistic; always keep your door to heart open because your happiness can still follow you there.
Thought for the Day: 3 August 2022
“One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.”
― Sigmund Freud, Inspirational Quotes
No matter how painful days were, we look back at our beginning stage of struggles as worth remembering and give it all the credit of what we are today.
Those years of struggles – sleepless nights, countless sufferings, lows and highs with thrill and excitement of new achievement makes life a beautiful journey.
Are you also just starting your life’s challenges? Believe that the struggle of today will help you grow and make your voyage more rewarding in the end.
Thought for the Day: 2 August 2022
“Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.”
― Lao Tzu, Kindness Quotes
A small word of kindness can boost a person’s morale and confidence when he is feeling low.
Kindness in thinking keeps the mind calm and peaceful, thus leading us towards profundity.
A small act of kindness towards someone rewards with love and gratitude in return.
As kindness generates a web of positivity influencing confidence, wisdom and loving nature, be kind in your words, thoughts and actions.
Thought for the Day: 1 August 2022
“Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives, and remembering what one receives.”
― Alexandre Dumas, Friendship Quotes