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    Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
    — Les Brown
    tags: star  moon 
     
    You don't have to be great to get started but you have to get started to be great.
    — Les Brown
    Live full, die empty.
    — Les Brown
    tags: live  die 
     
    Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
    — Les Brown
    tags: reality  opinion 
     
    Shoot for the moon, because even if you miss you miss, you'll land in the stars.
    — Les Brown
    tags: star  moon 
     
    Where do we enroll in Life 101? Where are the classes dealing with the loss of a job, the death of a loved one, the failure of a relationship? Unfortunately, those lessons are mostly learned through trial by fire and the school of hard knocks.
    — Les Brown
    tags: death  failure  lessons  loss  fire  job  school 
     
    Our ability to handle life's challenges is a measure of our strength of character.
    — Les Brown
    Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality.
    — Les Brown
    tags: reality  opinion 
     
    The best gifts are those we not only cherish but put to use.
    — Les Brown
    tags: gift 
     
    Today, you expand or you are expendable.
    — Les Brown
    A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.
    — Les Brown
    tags: people  live  die  courage  dreams  afraid 
     
    We are living in very challenging times. Pressured in the workplace and stressed out at home, people are trying to make sense of their lives.
    — Les Brown
    tags: time  people  living  live 
     
    Easy is not an option!
    — Les Brown
    I think of myself as a catalyst of action and a messenger of hope, turning people onto themselves and turning people onto their dreams.
    — Les Brown
    tags: people  action  hope  dreams 
     
    You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.
    — Les Brown
    tags: present  achieve  goal 
     
    If you fall, fall on your back. If you can look up, you can get up.
    — Les Brown
    You take on the responsibility for making your dream a reality.
    — Les Brown
    If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.
    — Les Brown
    tags: gift  determination  goal 
     
    No matter what happens, no matter how far you seem to be away from where you want to be, never stop believing that you will somehow make it.
    — Les Brown
    Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.
    — Les Brown
    tags: meaning  goal 
     
    you don't have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great.
    — Les Brown
    The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.
    — Les Brown
    You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.
    — Les Brown
    tags: journey  greatness 
     
    Just because Fate doesn't deal you the right cards, it doesn't mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.
    — Les Brown
    tags: fate  right  potential 
     
    That everyone won't see it, that everyone won't join you, that everyone won't have the vision... it's necessary to know that... See I wanted everyone to like me, I wanted to be perfect the first time around. IT'S NOT GONNA HAPPEN. You're gonna make some mistakes, you are gonna create some enemies whenever you decide to take on the world and go after you passion.
    — Les Brown
    It's necessary to know that everybody won't see it. That everybody won't join you, that everybody won't have the vision. It's necessary to know that. That a lot of people like to complain but they don't want to do anything about their situation. That you are UNCOMMON breed.
    — Les Brown
    tags: people  vision 
     
    The world is waiting for you to wake up to the person you are called to be. Stop listening to the negative inner conversation that's causing you to play small. Focus your mind on positive thoughts, possibilities and solutions that can move you forward. Tap into your creativity and determination and stay busy. Stay focused.
    — Les Brown
    At the end of the day, it's important to know what really matters most in life...your sanity, your health, your family, and the ability to start anew.
    — Les Brown
    tags: health 
     
    Don't confuse who you are with the results that you produce.
    — Les Brown
    People getting ready to go to jobs that they don't like, jobs that are making them sick. You see when you are not pursuing your goal, you are literally committing spiritual suicide. When you have some goal out here that you are stretching for and reaching for that takes you out of your comfort zone, you'll find out some talents and abilities you have that you didn't know you have.
    — Les Brown
    Draw your line in the sand. Make your decision now and start taking action to really live your dream. By not taking bold steps to live your dream, not only are you missing out on fully living, but the world is missing out on the greatness you have to offer. Be bold!
    — Les Brown
    Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.
    — Les Brown
    Regardless of what challenge you are facing right now, know that it has not come to stay. It has come to pass. During these times, do what you can with what you have, and ask for help if needed. Most importantly, never surrender. Put things in perspective. Take care of yourself. Find ways to replenish your energy, strengthen your faith and fortify yourself from the inside out.
    — Les Brown
    Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.
    — Les Brown
    tags: help  achieve  dreams 
     
    Avoid head trash. Don't be a garbage can for anything that does not feed your intellect, stimulate your imagination, or make you a more compassionate peaceful person. Refuse to open your mind to other people's trash. Tune out anything that promotes conflict or controversy. This can infect you with a mind virus of cynicism or defeat, and you won't even know it!
    — Les Brown
    You were created on purpose for a purpose. There is a thirst and hunger in your heart that is real. Pay attention to it.
    — Les Brown
    tags: heart  hunger  real  attention 
     
    If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.
    — Les Brown
    Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
    — Les Brown
    tags: fear  living  dreams 
     
    In order to do something you've never done, you've got to become someone you've never been. I think that all of us have great potential within us, but greatness is a choice; it's not our destiny. And in the pursuit of our dreams we are introduced to trials, failures and disappointments , which take us to the door of discovery and greatness.
    — Les Brown
    Align yourself with people that you can learn from, people who want more out of life, people who are stretching and searching and seeking some higher ground in life.
    — Les Brown
    tags: people  searching  learn 
     
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    les brown
    Birth    : February 17, 1945
    Occupation  : Author