"Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Norman Vincent Peale on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Norman Vincent Peale on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Norman Vincent Peale on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Norman Vincent Peale on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Norman Vincent Peale on Winston Churchill
"When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him."
"Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are."
"Change your thoughts and you change your world."
"Change yourself and your work will seem different."
"One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is."