Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world - making the most of one's best. —Harry Emerson Fosdick

Pass It On®

print

Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world - making the most of one's best.

HARRY EMERSON FOSDICK

clergyman

COMMENTS


Anonymous JANUARY 29, 2015
Great,positive thought!


Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. —Plato
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. —Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.
 —Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. —John Muir
If you see something beautiful in someone, speak it! —Ruthie Lindsey
The easiest way to make an impact in your community is just to be kind. —Joshua Williams
Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire. —Jennifer Lee
You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals. To that end, each of us must work for our own improvement and, at the same time, share a general responsibility for all humanity, our particular duty being to aid those to whom we think we can be most useful. —Marie Curie
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live. —Jim Rohn
Love is friendship that has caught fire. —Ann Landers
Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air and resign yourself to the influence of the earth. —Henry David Thoreau
A book is a device to ignite the imagination. —Alan Bennet
Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. —G.K. Nielson
Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are traveling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind. —Henri-Frederic Amiel
We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do. —Mother Teresa
The enemy of great is good. —David Foster

See All Quotations

Subscribe to our FREE
inspirational quote emails!
20170116 monday quote Friday quote 20170303 friday quote
20161213 tuesday quote new Monday quote Friday quote
20160906 tuesday quote Wednesday quote Tuesday quote