Les Brown Quotes

Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it.
“Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it.”
The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.
“The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.”
You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.
“You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.”
Our ability to handle life's challenges is a measure of our strength of character.
“Our ability to handle life's challenges is a measure of our strength of character.”
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you to where you want to go, no one else.
“Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you to where you want to go, no one else.”
Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.
“Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.”
Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.
“Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.”
I will heighten my life by helping others heighten theirs.
“I will heighten my life by helping others heighten theirs.”
In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.
“In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.”
Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.
“Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.”
Love yourself unconditionally, just as you love those closest to you despite their faults.
“Love yourself unconditionally, just as you love those closest to you despite their faults.”
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.”
Most people fail in life not because they aim too high and miss, but because they aim too low and hit.
“Most people fail in life not because they aim too high and miss, but because they aim too low and hit.”
If you set goals and go after them with determination, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.
“If you set goals and go after them with determination, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.”
Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers.
“Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers.”
Many of us carry baggage from the past that hinders our ability to fight for the things we want in life, our goals, our dreams.
“Many of us carry baggage from the past that hinders our ability to fight for the things we want in life, our goals, our dreams.”
You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.
“You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.”
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”
Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
“Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.”
Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.
“Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.”
If you run around with 9 losers pretty soon you'll be the 10th loser.
“If you run around with 9 losers pretty soon you'll be the 10th loser.”
If you don't program yourself, life will program you.
“If you don't program yourself, life will program you.”
The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.
“The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.”