There are currently (150) quotations in this Self Improvement Quotes category.
"An individual who is active in higher learning
soon becomes an individual active in higher earning."
"Wouldn't it be wonderful if our mind growled
like our stomach does when it is hungry?"
"The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live."
~Mortimer Adler~ Self improvement quotes
"Only through our connectedness to others can we really know and enhance the self. And only through working on the self can we begin to enhance our connectedness to others."
~Harriet Goldhor Lerner~
"Excellence is not a destination;
it is a continuous journey that never ends."
"One can choose to go back toward safety or forward
toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again;
fear must be overcome again and again."
"The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice."
"Formal education will make you a living.
Self education will make you a fortune."
"In reading the lives of great men, I found that the
first victory they won was over themselves ...
self-discipline with all of them came first."
~Harry S. Truman~
"It only takes one person to change your life - you."
"Though no one can go back and make a brand new start,
anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending."
"Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for
you will never go any higher than you think."
~Benjamin Disraeli~ Self improvement quotes
"The highest purpose of intellectual cultivation is to give
a man a perfect knowledge and mastery of his own inner self;
to render our consciousness its own light and its own mirror."
~Frederich Leopold von Hardenberg~
"The richest soil, if uncultivated, produces the rankest weeds."
"There's only one corner of the universe you can
be certain of improving, and that's your own self."