"The death of my father is probably the biggest thing that I ever faced. Daddy and I were best friends."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Joel Osteen on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Joel Osteen on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Joel Osteen on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Joel Osteen on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Joel Osteen on Dalai Lama
"It's amazing how people will give when you don't ask. Many of them send money because they believe in the message."
"Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life."
"Keep a good attitude and do the right thing even when it's hard. When you do that you are passing the test. And God promises you your marked moments are on their way."
"People in tough times - it doesn't mean they don't have a great attitude."
"Why don't you start believing that no matter what you have or haven't done, that your best days are still out in front of you."