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William James Quote: “If you can change your mind, you can change your life.”

If you can change your mind, you can change your life.

— William James



William James Quote: “Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.”

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.

— William James


William James Quote: “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.”

Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.

— William James


William James Quote: “The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.

— William James


William James Quote: “Thoughts become perception, perception becomes reality. Alter your thoughts, alter your reality.”

Thoughts become perception, perception becomes reality. Alter your thoughts, alter your reality.

— William James


William James Quote: “We are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected in the deep.”

We are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected in the deep.

— William James


William James Quote: “The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human can alter his life by altering his attitude.”

The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human can alter his life by altering his attitude.

— William James


William James Quote: “Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.”

Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.

— William James


William James Quote: “I don’t sing because I’m happy; I’m happy because I sing.”

I don’t sing because I’m happy; I’m happy because I sing.

— William James


William James Quote: “The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.”

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

— William James



William James Quote: “Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.”

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

— William James


William James Quote: “Belief creates the actual fact.”

Belief creates the actual fact.

— William James


William James Quote: “Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action. ”

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

— William James


William James Quote: “If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.”

If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.

— William James


William James Quote: “Begin to be now what you will be hereafter. ”

Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.

— William James


William James Quote: “The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.”

The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.

— William James


William James Quote: “Anything you may hold firmly in your imagination can be yours.”

Anything you may hold firmly in your imagination can be yours.

— William James


William James Quote: “The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.”

The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.

— William James


William James Quote: “Procrastination is attitude’s natural assassin. There’s nothing so fatiguing as an uncompleted task.”

Procrastination is attitude’s natural assassin. There’s nothing so fatiguing as an uncompleted task.

— William James


William James Quote: “The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.”

The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.

— William James



William James Quote: “It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.”

It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.

— William James


William James Quote: “Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, ‘This is the real me,’ and when you have found that attitude, follow it.”

Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, ‘This is the real me,’ and when you have found that attitude, follow it.

— William James


William James Quote: “To change one’s life:    1. Start immediately.    2. Do it flamboyantly.    3. No exceptions.”

To change one’s life: 1. Start immediately. 2. Do it flamboyantly. 3. No exceptions.

— William James


William James Quote: “Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.”

Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.

— William James


William James Quote: “No decision is, in itself, a decision.”

No decision is, in itself, a decision.

— William James


William James Quote: “Beyond the very extreme of fatigue and distress, we may find amounts of ease and power we never dreamed ourselves to own; sources of strength never taxed at all because we never push through the obstruction”

Beyond the very extreme of fatigue and distress, we may find amounts of ease and power we never dreamed ourselves to own; sources of strength never taxed at all because we never push through the obstruction

— William James


William James Quote: “Formula to live your dream: 1. Be bold. 2. Begin now, 3. No exceptions.”

Formula to live your dream: 1. Be bold. 2. Begin now, 3. No exceptions.

— William James


William James Quote: “Whenever two people meet, there are really six people present. There is each man as he sees himself, each man as the other person sees him, and each man as he really is.”

Whenever two people meet, there are really six people present. There is each man as he sees himself, each man as the other person sees him, and each man as he really is.

— William James


William James Quote: “Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.”

Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.

— William James


William James Quote: “If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.”

If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.

— William James


William James Quote: “Give your dreams all you’ve got, and you’ll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you.”

Give your dreams all you’ve got, and you’ll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you.

— William James


William James Quote: “The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds.”

The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds.

— William James


William James Quote: “To kill time is not murder, it’s suicide.”

To kill time is not murder, it’s suicide.

— William James


William James Quote: “Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.”

Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.

— William James


William James Quote: “We don’t laugh because we’re happy, we’re happy because we laugh.”

We don’t laugh because we’re happy, we’re happy because we laugh.

— William James


William James Quote: “Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.”

Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.

— William James


William James Quote: “Psychology is a science, and teaching is an art; and sciences never generate arts directly out of themselves.”

Psychology is a science, and teaching is an art; and sciences never generate arts directly out of themselves.

— William James


William James Quote: “Our view of the world is truly shaped by what we decide to hear.”

Our view of the world is truly shaped by what we decide to hear.

— William James


William James Quote: “Is life worth living? It all depends on the liver.”

Is life worth living? It all depends on the liver.

— William James


William James Quote: “Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.”

Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.

— William James


William James Quote: “Since you make evil or good by your own thoughts, it is your ruling of your thoughts which proves to be your principal concern.”

Since you make evil or good by your own thoughts, it is your ruling of your thoughts which proves to be your principal concern.

— William James


William James Quote: “Everybody should do at least two things each day that he hates to do, just for practice.”

Everybody should do at least two things each day that he hates to do, just for practice.

— William James


William James Quote: “The greatest discovery of the 20th Century is that our attitude of mind determines our quality of life, not circumstances.”

The greatest discovery of the 20th Century is that our attitude of mind determines our quality of life, not circumstances.

— William James


William James Quote: “Act the part and you will become the part.”

Act the part and you will become the part.

— William James


William James Quote: “The strenuous life tastes better.”

The strenuous life tastes better.

— William James


William James Quote: “If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.”

If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.

— William James


William James Quote: “Your hopes, dreams and aspirations are legitimate. They are trying to take you airborne, above the clouds, above the storms, if you only let them.”

Your hopes, dreams and aspirations are legitimate. They are trying to take you airborne, above the clouds, above the storms, if you only let them.

— William James


William James Quote: “My first act of free will shall be to believe in free will.”

My first act of free will shall be to believe in free will.

— William James


William James Quote: “A new idea is first condemned as ridiculous and then dismissed as trivial, until finally, it becomes what everybody knows.”

A new idea is first condemned as ridiculous and then dismissed as trivial, until finally, it becomes what everybody knows.

— William James


William James Quote: “From the Vedas we learn a practical art of surgery, medicine, music, house building under which mechanized art is included. They are encyclopedia of every aspect of life, culture, religion, science, ethics, law, cosmology and meteorology.”

From the Vedas we learn a practical art of surgery, medicine, music, house building under which mechanized art is included. They are encyclopedia of every aspect of life, culture, religion, science, ethics, law, cosmology and meteorology.

— William James

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