"The 'self-image' is the key to human personality and human behavior. Change the self image and you change the personality and the behavior."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Maxwell Maltz on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Maxwell Maltz on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Maxwell Maltz on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Maxwell Maltz on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Maxwell Maltz on Mahatma Gandhi
"If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone."
"Remember you will not always win. Some days, the most resourceful individual will taste defeat. But there is, in this case, always tomorrow - after you have done your best to achieve success today."
"To change a habit, make a conscious decision, then act out the new behavior."
"We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness."
"Often the difference between a successful man and a failure is not one's better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on his ideas, to take a calculated risk, and to act."