December 26, 2016

Wayne Dyer Quotes

“A great hallmark of mental wellness is the ability to be in the present moment, fully and with no thoughts of being elsewhere. “

“A lot of people have a sense-of-entitlement mentality that somebody else ought to do these things for them. People are mad at the government for not getting jobs for them. I don’t understand why it’s the government’s responsibility. “

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

“A person standing in front of an audience without enthusiasm for his subject and his actions is disconnected from his spirit. “

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

“An artist or a creative person of any kind goes about their work because it’s their path, it’s what excites them, it’s what aligns their soul with who they truly are, who they showed up to be. “

“Anything you really want, you can attain, if you really go after it. “

“As I followed my dream – stayed in-Spirit, that is, inspired – I made more money in the first year after I gave up my employment than I had made in the previous 35 years of my life. “

“As the father of eight children, I’m quite convinced that each individual arrives here with their own unique personality. We are intended here from an invisible held of infinite potentiality. That which has no form, has no boundaries – it’s the I that’s in the ever-changing body. “

“Be a force of love as often as you can and turn away negative thoughts whenever you feel them surface. “

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

“Become slower in your journey through life. Practice yoga and meditation if you suffer from ‘hurry sickness.’ Become more introspective by visiting quiet places such as churches, museums, mountains and lakes. Give yourself permission to read at least one novel a month for pleasure. “

“Begin noticing and being careful about keeping your imagination free of thoughts that you do not wish to materialize. Instead, initiate a practice of filling your creative thoughts to overflow with ideas and wishes that you fully intend to manifest. Honor your imaginings regardless of others seeing them as crazy or impossible.”

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

“By staying focused on what I intend to create, by believing that the universe is all-providing, and by knowing that I’m worthy of the unlimited beneficence of the Source of being, I just keep attracting prosperity to me. “

“By taking responsibility for how you choose to respond to anything or anyone, you’re aligning yourself with the beautiful dance of life. “

“Comfort and luxury are usually the chief requirements of life for your ego – its top priorities tend to be accumulations, achievements, and the approval of others. “

“Conflict cannot survive without your participation.”

“Deficiency motivation doesn’t work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you are. “

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

“Don’t program yourself to break down as you age with thoughts that decline is inevitable. Time may be passing for our bodies, but because they house our ageless souls, we never need to see ourselves as old and infirm. “

“Dream and you shall become. “

“Everything in the universe has a purpose. Indeed, the invisible intelligence that flows through everything in a purposeful fashion is also flowing through you. “

“Everything is perfect in the universe – even your desire to improve it. “

“Everything that’s created comes out of silence. Your thoughts emerge from the nothingness of silence. Your words come out of this void. Your very essence emerged from emptiness. All creativity requires some stillness. “

“Everything you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empowers you. “

“Faith is the complete reliance on the power and goodness of Spirit and the firm belief that you are always connected to this goodness. Always affirm your faith and not your doubt. “

“Fear is present when we forget that we are a part of God’s divine design. Learning to experience authentic love means abandoning ego’s insistence that you have much to fear and that you are in an unfriendly world. You can make the decision to be free from fear and doubt and return to the brilliant light of love that is always with you. “

“Fear is present when we forget that we are a part of God’s divine design. Learning to experience authentic love means abandoning ego’s insistence that you have much to fear and that you are in an unfriendly world. You can make the decision to be free from fear and doubt and return to the brilliant light of love that is always with you. “

“Find joy and solace in the simple, and cultivate your utopia by feeling the Tao in every cubic inch of space.”

“Freedom means you are unobstructed in living your life as you choose. Anything less is a form of slavery. “

“Genius is a potential that lives within you and every other human being. You have many moments of genius in your lifetime. These are the times when you have a uniquely brilliant idea and implement it even if only you are aware of how fantastic it is. “

“Give yourself a gift of five minutes of contemplation in awe of everything you see around you. Go outside and turn your attention to the many miracles around you. This five-minute-a-day regimen of appreciation and gratitude will help you to focus your life in awe. “

“Give yourself more opportunities for privacy, when you are not bombarded with duties and obligations. Privacy is not a rejection of those you love; it is your deserved respite for recharging your batteries. “

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

“Having a mind that is open to everything and attached to nothing seems to me to be one of the most basic principles that you can adopt to contribute to individual and world peace. “

“Heaven is a state of mind, not a location, since Spirit is everywhere and in everything. “

“Highly functioning self-actualized people simply never imagine what it is that they don’t wish to have as their reality. “

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

“I always joke that my kids’ favorite holiday is Father’s Day. They love the way I celebrate the occasion by writing each of them a thank-you letter and a generous check. It’s my way of letting them know how much I appreciate the great pleasure and privilege of being their dad. “

“I always tell audiences when I talk about writing: Writing isn’t something I do; writing is something that I am. I am writing – it’s just an expression of me. “

“I am particularly drawn to the form of meditation called Japa. I know it works. “

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

“I don’t believe in ‘thinking’ old. Although I’ve transitioned through many bodies – a baby, toddler, child, teen, young adult, mid-life and older adult – my spirit is unchanged. I support my body with exercise, my mind with reading and writing, and my spirit with the knowing that I am part of the Divine source of all life. “

“I don’t write the books. God writes the books and delivers the speeches. “

“I don’t write with a machine. I write with a pen and a paper, which is what is most comfortable for me.”

“I grew up in an era of pretty severe poverty. My parents weathered the Great Depression, and money was always a very big concern. I was weaned on a shortage mentality and placed in foster homes largely because there simply wasn’t enough money to take care of the most basic of needs. “

“I grew up in the east side of Detroit in an area where there was very little, except for a lot of scarcity, poverty and hunger. I never woke up saying, ‘I’m an orphan again today, isn’t this terrible? Poor me.’ “

“I have always marched to my own beat, and most frequently, it was inconsistent not only with my own immediate family, but with my culture as well. “

“I have observed that society in general always seems to honor its living conformists and its dead troublemakers. “