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

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

Change your thoughts and you change your world.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Christmas is the season of joy, of holiday greetings exchanged, of gift-giving,and of families united.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts and you change your world.     

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

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

Norman Vincent Peale

The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Good intentions are no substitute for obedience.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe you are defeated, believe it long enough, and it is likely to become a fact.     

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

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

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

Norman Vincent Peale

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.     

Norman Vincent Peale

To cure worry, spend fifteen minutes daily filling your mind full of God. Worry is just a very bad mental habit. You can change any habit with God's help.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Live your life and forget your age.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Practice excited thinking until you become excited and exciting.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.     

Norman Vincent Peale

What the mind can conceive and believe, and the heart desire, you can achieve.     

Norman Vincent Peale

The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts and you change your world.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Believe and create is a basic fact of successful living.     

Norman Vincent Peale

I firmly believe that when you die you will enter immediately into another life. They who have gone before us are alive in one form of life and we in another.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Do not be awe struck by other people and try to copy them. Nobody can be you as efficiently as you can.     

Norman Vincent Peale

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

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