Popular Denis Waitley Quotes

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace & gratitude.


I had the blues because I had no shoes until upon the street, I met a man who had no feet.


Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.


Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace & gratitude.


Stop stewing and start doing!


Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.


The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply.


Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.


A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future.


We’ve got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.


Successful people believe in the validity of their own dreams and goals, even if dreams are all they have to go on.


Positive self-direction is the action plan that all winners in life use to turn imagination into reality, fantasy into fact, and dreams into actual goals.


Put up the dream. Put in the knowledge. Put out the effort.


Get excited and enthusiastic about your own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire – you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.


Opportunity never knocks; it is within you.


Expect the best; convert problems into opportunities; be dissatisfied with the status quo; focus on where you want to go, instead of where you’re coming from; and most importantly, decide to be happy, knowing it’s an attitude, a habit gained from daily practice, and not a result or payoff.


Time is the ultimate equal opportunity employer.


Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.


Opportunities are problems in search of solutions.


Winners are people with definite purpose in life.