Bons Mots for a Rewarding Life

A few of our favourite bons mots at By George….

  • Strive for excellence, not perfection. – Jackson Brown Jr.
  • We have to do the best we can. This is our sacred human responsibility. – Albert Einstein
  • Live this day as if it were your last. The past is gone. The future is not guaranteed. – Dr. Wayne Dyer
  • It your attitude, not your aptitude, that will determine your altitude. – Zig Ziglar
  • People may not remember what you did, nor will they remember what you said, but they will always remember how you made them feel. – Unknown
  • You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him. – Audrey Hepburn
  • Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living the other helps you make a life. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Never mistake motion for action. – Ernest Hemingway
  • A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. – Ayn Rand
  • The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination. – Tommy Lasorda
  • Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending. – Maria Robinson
  • The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work. – Oprah Winfrey
  • Tough times never last, but tough people do. – Dr. Robert Schuller
  • The only thing you can control is your character. – Dr. Wayne Dyer
  • We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill


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