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Joyce Meyer Quotes

Joyce Meyer

Joyce Meyer quotes: treat yo-self with the charismatic christian’s top quotes.

“If we are not thinking, hoping or asking for anything, we are cheating ourselves.  We need to think big thoughts, hope for big things, and ask for big things!”

“Don’t be afraid to step out, have dreams, have visions, have hopes and always, always, always believe in miracles.”

“Make a decision right now that you will never be satisfied with being anything less than all you can be!”

“A two dollar pencil and a dream can take you anywhere.”

“Passion is a decision about how we will approach life, before it becomes a feeling!”

“A person who refuses to give up will always succeed eventually.”

“Sometimes new opportunity means new opposition.”

“Don’t be discouraged about how far you have to go to reach your goal, but instead be encouraged about how far you have come.”

“You will never see the end, if you give up in the middle.  Don’t give up.  The finish line is closer than you think it is!”

“Expect good things.  Expect them.  Get your ‘expectors’ out of the back of the closet, dust them off and start expecting good things in your life.”

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”

“Do what you don’t want to do to get what you want to get.”

“Wisdom is doing now what you are going to be happy with later on.”

“Better to have a big goal and reach half of it than to have no goal and reach all of it.”

“Average is very acceptable in our society but I don’t think the angels are applauding.  If you are determined to be excellent, to not back out of it, you will reap a harvest in your life.”

“Don’t ever be discouraged with yourself because you have not arrived at success, but instead be pleased that you are pressing toward it.”

“All of us have the privilege and responsibility of choosing our attitudes, no matter what circumstances or situations we find ourselves in.  The key word here is choosing.  Attitudes don’t just happen; they are the products of our choices.”

“If your inner life is not producing what you would like on the outside, don’t be discouraged, just be willing to change.”

“Don’t be afraid of change, because it is leading you to a new beginning.”

“When you are tempted to give up, your breakthrough is probably just around the corner.”

“You can be pitiful, or you can be powerful, but you can’t be both.”

“You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.”

“The more positive you are, the more powerful you’ll be.”

“Positive minds produce positive lives.  Negative minds produce negative lives.  Positive thoughts are always full of faith and hope.  Negative thoughts are always full of fear and doubt.”

“A positive attitude gives you power over your circumstances instead of your circumstances having power over you.”

“Our actions are a direct result of our thoughts.  If we have a negative mind, we will have a negative life.”

“Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult.  You may be given a cactus, but you don’t have to sit on it.”

“Remember, you become what you think.  Think discouraging thoughts, and you’ll get discouraged.”

“Strive for excellence, not perfection, because we don’t live in a perfect world.”

“Excellence: take what you have and do the best with it.”

“Gaining a victory is more difficult than maintaining it once you have it.”

“One mistake does not have to rule a person’s entire life.”

“The greatest mistake you can make is to be continuously afraid that you will make one!”

“We are not a failure just because we fail at something.  Nobody is a failure unless they quit trying!”

“You can suffer the pain of change or suffer remaining the way you are.  There are two kinds of pain: the pain of change and the pain of never changing and remaining the same.”

“When we face our fears, we can find our freedom.”

“Try a thing you haven’t done three times.  Once to get over the fear of doing it.  Twice to learn how to do it.  And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not.”

“Courage is fear that has said its prayers and decided to go forward anyway.  Fear tries to get us to give up but faith takes us all the way through to victory.”

“Courage is not the absence of fear; it is action in the presence of fear.  Bold people do what they know they should do – not what they feel like doing.”

“Experience gives us confidence, but we never get experience unless we step out and try things we have not tried before.”

“If you are facing a new challenge or being asked to do something that you have never done before, don’t be afraid to step out.  You have more capability than you think you do but you will never see it unless you place a demand on yourself for more.”

“If you only do what is easy, you will always remain weak.”

“We need a backbone, not a wishbone.”

“The pathway to freedom begins when we face the problem without making excuses for it.”

“Patience is not the ability to wait but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.”

“Character is doing what you don’t want to do but know you should do.”

“Insecure people say ‘yes’ when they really mean ‘no.’  Those who succeed at being themselves don’t allow others to control them.  They are led by their heart, not by the fear of displeasing others or being rejected by them.”

“Stop determining your worth and value by what other people say.  You can not live your life just based on what everyone else thinks.”

“It is not as important how we start our past, but how we finish.”

“No matter how much we know in any area there are always new things to learn and things we have previously learned that we need to be refreshed in.”

“Confident people do not concentrate on their weaknesses; they develop and maximize their strengths.”

“I believe confidence is all about being positive concerning what you can do – and not worrying over what you can’t do.  A confident person is open to learning, because she knows that her confidence allows her to walk through life’s doorways, eager to discover what waits on the other side.  She knows that every new unknown is a chance to learn more about herself and unleash her abilities.”

“Don’t receive condemnation when you have setbacks or bad days.  Just get back up, dust yourself off, and start again.”

“If you can’t learn to enjoy your life when you have problems, you may never enjoy it because we’ll always have problems.”

“If you don’t learn to control your thoughts, you will never learn how to control your behavior.”

“Just because you go to church doesn’t mean you’re a Christian.  I can go sit in the garage all day and it doesn’t make me a car.”

Complain and remain.  Praise and be raised.”

“Don’t give up on the people you love.  Your patience and faithfulness may be exactly what they need to make a complete turnaround.”

“If you don’t love yourself, it’s impossible for you to love others.  You can’t give away what you don’t have.”

“Compliment people.  Magnify their strengths, not their weaknesses.”

“You have to realize that you don’t have someone else’s life and you’re never going to.  You better start loving the one you got.  Embrace the life you have and stop wishing that you could be someone else.”

“Nobody has a perfect life and it’s entirely possible that if you want someone else’s life they are busy wanting someone else’s too – maybe even yours.”

“Happiness is not a feeling, it is a choice.  To be happy, one must choose to be happy, not respond to a circumstance that now controls your happiness.”

“Trust and faith bring joy to life and help relationships grow to their maximum potential.”

“Focus on giving smiles away and you will always discover that your own smiles will always be in great supply!”

“Be a blessing to someone else.”

“When you forgive, you set someone free, and then you realize that someone is you.”

“Whoever you are, wherever you are, whatever you’ve been through, it’s never too late to begin again.”

“No matter what’s going on in our lives, the victory is in refusing to quit.”

“Potential is a priceless treasure, like gold.  All of us have gold hidden within, but we have to dig to get it out.”

“Your life will go only as high as the level of your expectations.”

“The more thankful you are, the happier you will be!”

“Enjoyment of life is not based on enjoyable circumstances.  It is an attitude of the heart, a decision to enjoy everything because everything – even little, seemingly insignificant things – have a part in the overall big picture of life.”

“Love your life because it is the only one you have!”

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