Alan Cohen Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old alan cohen quotes, alan cohen sayings, and alan cohen proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.     

Alan Cohen

To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don't wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now.     

Alan Cohen

Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want.     

Alan Cohen

Our history is not our destiny.     

Alan Cohen

Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want.     

Alan Cohen

You cannot judge what should bring others joy, and others cannot judge what should bring you joy.     

Alan Cohen

Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.     

Alan Cohen

Scared and sacred are spelled with the same letters. Awful proceeds from the same root word as awesome. Terrify and terrific. Every negative experience holds the seed of transformation.     

Alan Cohen

Guilt: punishing yourself before God doesn't.     

Alan Cohen

Put aside ambition for public recognition, and simply do what you do because it feels good inside.     

Alan Cohen

Do what is healing to your spirit and without effort you will bring the world healing in return.     

Alan Cohen

The more you recognize the immense good within you, the more you magnetize immense good around you.     

Alan Cohen

Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.     

Alan Cohen

There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.     

Alan Cohen

Everyone and everything that shows up in our life is a reflection of something that is happening inside of us.     

Alan Cohen

There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.     

Alan Cohen

Don't postpone joy until you have learned all of your lessons. Joy is your lesson.     

Alan Cohen

There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.     

Alan Cohen

The purpose of life is not to fight against evil and misfortune; it is to unveil magnificence.     

Alan Cohen

Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.     

Alan Cohen

There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.     

Alan Cohen

Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want.     

Alan Cohen

Anything you believe you have to do or become before you can be free is a denial and distraction from the truth that you are already free.     

Alan Cohen

Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.     

Alan Cohen

Abundance is not a number or acquisition. It is the simple recognition of enoughness.     

Alan Cohen

The love affair you seek is with yourself.     

Alan Cohen

It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.     

Alan Cohen

When your intention is clear, so is the way.     

Alan Cohen

Everyone and everything that shows up in our life is a reflection of something that is happening inside of us.     

Alan Cohen

You will find truth more quickly through delight than gravity. Let out a little more string on your kite.     

Alan Cohen