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Wayne Dyer Quotes

Wayne Dyer Wisdom

Wayne Dyer quotes: these quotes are from the late self-help author, philosopher, and beloved “Father of Motivation,” Dr. Wayne Dyer.

“People who want the most approval get the least and people who need approval the least get the most.”

“Everything you are against weakens you.  Everything you are for strengthens you.”

“Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal.  Live this day as if it were your last.  The past is over and gone.  And the future is not guaranteed.”

“A mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is stronger than any physical force in the universe.”

“Self-worth comes from one thing: thinking that you are worthy.”

“The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world.  They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do.”

“When you abandon making choices, you enter the vast world of excuses.”

“Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on happiness and success is heavy.”

“Our intention creates our reality.”

“You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.”

“Successful people make money.  It’s not that people who make money become successful, but that successful people attract money.  They bring success to what they do.”

“The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.”

“Upon awakening, let the words ‘thank you’ flow from your lips, for this will remind you to begin your day with gratitude and compassion.”

“If you believe it will work out, you’ll see opportunities.  If you believe it won’t, you will see obstacles.”

“Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.”

“Begin with the end in mind.  Start with the end outcome and work backwards to make your dream possible.”

“If you are living out of a sense of obligation, you are slave.”

“There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there’s only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.”

“Abundance is not something we acquire.  It is something we tune into.”

“Love is cooperation rather than competition.”

“Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.”

“It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time.  Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose either.”

“Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.”

“Society demands conformity at the expense of individual liberty.  Let us be for once a non-conformist to be fully alive.”

“The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about.”

“Circumstances do not make a man; they reveal him.”

“What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds.”

“Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you.”

“Go for it now.  The future is promised to no one.”

“The more you see yourself as what you’d like to become, and act as if what you want is already there, the more you’ll activate those dormant forces that will collaborate to transform your dream into your reality.”

“When I chased after money, I never had enough.  When I began living my life on purpose and focused on giving, then I became prosperous.”

“How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.”

“Be miserable.  Or motivate yourself.  Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.”

“You may have convinced yourself that giving is impossible because you have too little for yourself.  If you are not generous when it is difficult, you will not be generous when it is easy.  Generosity is a function of the heart, not the wallet.”

“When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.”

“I cannot always control what goes on outside.  But I can always control what goes on inside.”

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”

“You leave old habits behind by starting out with the thought, ‘I release the need for this in my life.'”

“Banish doubt.  When doubt is banished, abundance flourishes and anything is possible.”

“You must become the producer, director, and actor in the unfolding story of your life.”

“You’ll see it when you believe it.”

“Practice being the kind of person you wish to attract.”

“Discontinue deciding what anyone else should or shouldn’t be doing.”

“A non-doer is very often a critic.  That is, someone who sits back and watches doers, and then waxes philosophically about how the doers are doing.  It’s easy to be a critic, but being a doer requires effort, risk, and change.”

“I am realistic.  I expect miracles.”

“You are always a valuable, worthwhile human being.  Not because anybody says so, not because you’re successful, not because you make a lot of money, but because you decide to believe it and for no other reason.”

“You’ll seldom experience regret for anything that you’ve done.  It is what you haven’t done that will torment you.  The message, therefore, is clear: do it!  Develop an appreciation for the present moment.  Seize every second of your life and savor it.”

“You don’t need to be better than anyone else; you just need to be better than you used to be.”

“Conflict cannot survive without your participation.”

“Your children will see what you’re all about by what you live rather than what you say.”

“When you’re at peace with yourself and you love yourself, it is virtually impossible to do things to yourself that are destructive.”

“You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.”

“All blame is a waste of time.  No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you.  The only thing blame does is to keep the focus off of you when you are looking for external reasons to explain your unhappiness or frustration.  You may succeed in making another person feel guilty about something by blaming him, but you won’t succeed in changing whatever it is about yourself that is making you unhappy.”

“I would rather be hated for who I am than loved for who I am not.”

“The essence of greatness is the ability to choose personal fulfillment in circumstances where others choose madness.”

“There is no stress in the world; only people thinking stressful thoughts.”

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