Self Improvement Quotes continued...
"He who stops being better stops being good."
"Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries
or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself."
"The safest principle through life, instead of reforming others, is to set about perfecting yourself."
~B. R. Haydon~
"Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is."
“I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to to dance better than myself.”
"We do not know today whether we are busy or idle. In times
when we thought ourselves indolent, we have afterwards
discovered that much was accomplished, and much was begun
"You are today where your thoughts have brought you;
you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you."
"Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are
unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound."
~James Allen~ Self improvement quotes
"We cannot become what we need to be, remaining what we are."
"In this world man must either be anvil or hammer."
~Henry W. Longfellow~
"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical
or anything else, it will spread into your work and into
your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus,
and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them."
"You will find that the mere resolve not to be useless,
and the honest desire to help other people, will, in
the quickest and delicatest ways, improve yourself."
"You can't have a better tomorrow
if you are thinking about yesterday all the time."
~Charles F. Kettering~
"Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered
Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul."
~Sir J. Stephen~ Self improvement quotes
"The art of living lies less in eliminating
our troubles than in growing with them."
~Bernard M. Baruch~