Norman Vincent Peale Sayings and Quotes

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


Change your thoughts and you change your world.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts and you change your world.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

It's always too early to quit.     

Norman Vincent Peale

All successful people have a goal. No one can get anywhere unless he knows where he wants to go and what he wants to be or do.     

Norman Vincent Peale

You're a winner. The tests of life are not meant to break you, but to make you.     

Norman Vincent Peale

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Think excitement, talk excitement, act out excitement, and you are bound to becomre an excited person. Life will take on a new zest, deeper interest and greater meaning. You can think, talk and at yourself into dullness or into monotony or into unhappiness. By the sme process you can build up inspiration, excitement and surging depth of joy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts and you change your world.     

Norman Vincent Peale

The secret of life isn't what happens to you, but what you do with what happens to you.     

Norman Vincent Peale

The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.     

Norman Vincent Peale

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Your enthusiasm will be infectious, stimulating and attractive to others. They will love you for it. They will go for you and with you.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Whatever your problem, no matter how difficult, you can release spiritual power sufficient to solve your problem. The secret is--pray and believe.     

Norman Vincent Peale

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities-always see them for they're always there.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Have great hopes and dare to go all out for them. Have great dreams and dare to live them. Have tremendous expectations and believe in them.     

Norman Vincent Peale

If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

You can do amazing things if you have strong faith, deep desire, and just hang in there.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Think excitement, talk excitement, act out excitement, and you are bound to become an excited person.     

Norman Vincent Peale