"If you want to have sustained joy, you have to not only make sure that you think right, but you also have to make decisions now that are going to guarantee some joy in the future."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Joyce Meyer on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Joyce Meyer on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Joyce Meyer on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Joyce Meyer on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Joyce Meyer on William Shakespeare
"I'm only going to stand before God and give an account for my life, not for somebody else's life. If I have a bad attitude, then I need to say there's no point in me blaming you for what's wrong in my life."
"Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges."
"Education levels the playing field, allowing everyone to compete."
"I know from personal experience how damaging it can be to live with bitterness and unforgiveness. I like to say it's like taking poison and hoping your enemy will die. And it really is that harmful to us to live this way."
"There are some hurts that we experience that can be forgiven but we won't forget them."