699 Inspiring Quotes about Vision

Are you looking for inspirational quotes about vision? Inspiring Lizard has got you covered! In this article we present the 699 most beautiful vision quotes we could find. Let’s get inspired!

Vision quotes

Enlightened view (samyak darshan) is that which shows you the ‘eternal’ (the pure soul), and deluded vision (mithya darshan) is that which shows you the ‘temporary’.

— Dada Bhagwan

Fear punches holes in your eyes so that you don’t see the future clearly. Faith enlarges your vision to behold your destiny.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Ladder

Your destiny provides you with answers to the questions concerning you overcoming different obstacles, hassles and giving you a vision of your future

— Sunday Adelaja

Entrepreneur, let your global & generational vision start locally, now.

— Onyi Anyado

Retain the vision for space exploration. If we turn our backs on the vision again, we’re going to have to live in a secondary position in human space flight for the rest of the century.

— Buzz Aldrin

The perception of a child who has not yet learned to protect itself by developing the tunnel vision that keeps out ninety percent of the universe.

— Stephen King, The Mist

Good leaders have vision and inspire others to help them turn vision into reality. Great leaders have vision, share vision, and inspire others to create their own.

— Roy Bennett

Creating the abundant life is achieved first by vision not sight.

— Mensah Oteh

If you have a vision and there is no job title for it yet. That’s a vision right there!

— Janna Cachola

Keep the faith. The vision is always for the appointed time. Be patient, prayerful and wait for the fulfillment of your visions.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.

— John F. Kennedy

Goals get clearer when you place your focus on a committed long term vision that includes integrity and well formed steps

— Bluenscottish

Leaders establish the vision for the future and set the strategy for getting there.

— John P. Kotter

Art gives its vision to beauty not always recognized. And it surrenders freely — whatever power it possesses to every sincere soul that seeks it. But above all else–it presents us with the gift of ourselves.

— Aberjhani, Journey through the Power of the Rainbow: Quotations from a Life Made Out of Poetry

In true courage there is always an element of choice of an ethical choice and of anguish and also of action and deed. There is always a flame of spirit in it a vision of some necessity higher than oneself.

— Brenda Ueland

When you eyes is fixed on the prize or reward.It gives you hope to stay focus until the vision is fulfilled.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

You have to believe in yourself and only trust your own vision and instincts. If I’d listened to what other people thought about my work in the first 10 years that I was a writer, I never would have made it to begin with.

— Philipp Meyer

If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel’s heart beat, and we should die of that roar which lies on the other side of silence.

— George Eliot, Middlemarch

There will come a day when your vision will be fulfilled

— Sunday Adelaja

May God us keepFrom Single vision and Newton’s sleep.

— William Blake

Theatre is simply what cannot be expressed by any other means a complexity of words movements gestures that convey a vision of the world inexpressible in any other way.

— Eugene Ionesco

Chit impurity is due to the relative vision. When the vision becomes real (enlightened), purification of chit occurs.

— Dada Bhagwan

Whatever their future, at the dawn of their lives, men seek a noble vision of man’s nature and of life’s potential.

— Ayn Rand

Prime vision of my life is to help others. And if I can’t help them, atleast I do not try to disappoint them.

— G.K. Dutta

A shared vision driven by core values is a powerful alchemy.

— Colleen Mariotti, Livology: A Global Guide to a Deliberate Life

I sat with the broken; I whispered their names, I let them feel for the first time; serendipity, would change the vision they see for a day

— Nikki Rowe

The poet is a Cyclops in the Kingdom of the Blind whose sole cure for the madness of his vision must be starvation.

— David B. Lentz, The Fine Art of Grace: A Novel

When the vision becomes right [correct], one sees only his own faults and when the vision is wrong [incorrect], he sees others at fault.

— Dada Bhagwan

Life wants you to thrive in the domain of your own unique creative vision for your yourself.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

The desire to procreate, in some, is so strong that it creates a sort of tunnel vision in the afflicted. One can’t see beyond trying to make a baby, and they never stop to think about what it will really be like once said baby has in fact, arrived.

— Karen Fowler, Reflections on Motherhood

Run your own race of life, with a single minded vision of purpos

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Without the vision of a goal, a man cannot manage his own life, much less the lives of others.

— Jack Weatherford, Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

We have a positive vision of the future founded on the belief that the gap between the promise and reality of America can one day be finally closed. We believe that.

— Barbara Jordan

To use the power of the bison, I had to perform that part of my vision for the people to see.

— Black Elk

It takes vision and courage to create – it takes faith and courage to prove.

— Owen D. Young

Situational awareness enables you to observe your periphery with a clear vision and emotional foresight, which may inevitably keep you socially, physically, or professionally out of harm’s way. Connect the dots.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Communication: 8 Ways to Confirm Clarity & Understanding for Positive Impact

Once you enhance your inner vision with deep meditation, you may be able to see your inner beauty and inner universe.

— Debasish Mridha

The art of effective leadership is about navigating the dynamics of growth and success… holding a vision and leading a team, but arriving at the same time.

— Steve Maraboli

A bridge of silver wings stretches from the dead ashes of an unforgiving nightmareto the jeweled vision of a life started anew.

— Aberjhani, Journey through the Power of the Rainbow: Quotations from a Life Made Out of Poetry

Success needs vision to see, passion to transcend, patience to withstand and the character to overcome failures.

— Amit Ray, Walking the Path of Compassion

Steve Jobs was the greatest manufacturer of consumer products of his age. His marketing vision put him on par with Henry Ford, and his grasp of the aesthetic component to industrial design far surpassed Ford’s.

— Timothy Noah

That girl’s got” the vision “—-a heart that sees some peoples hearts are blind and stumble in the darkness some peoples hearts shine with light and can see and help those who stumbleThe purer the heart the greater the lightthe better the vision

— Mikail Niamy

If your vision is great, you become great.

— Debasish Mridha

The board should frequently brainstorm IT impact on the business and leverage technological vision to the business’s strategic planning.

— Pearl Zhu, Digital Boardroom: 100 Q&as

Real vision dies only when life dies. Once we live, we hope, we yearn for and we aspire to have something!

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

By simply and profoundly giving love to yourself everyday in every way you are saying to the Universe you are worthy of attaining any dream, vision or goal. Feel worthy of it.

— Stephen Richards, Ask and the Universe Will Provide: A Straightforward Guide to Manifesting Your Dreams

Few lack talent, but most people lack the vision & perseverance to develop their talents.

— Orrin Woodward

I thought I knew what love was….I had this vision of it. Flowers and walks holding hands, and making love, and smiling, and being happy. But now I know what it really is. Love is a poison—and the only antidote is him. Without him I will die.

— Peter Meredith

The person who sees the difficulties so clearly that he does not discern the possibilities cannot inspire a vision in others.

— J. Oswald Sanders, Spiritual Leadership

When a plan or strategy fails, people are tempted to assume it was the wrong vision. Plans and strategies can always be changed and improved. But vision doesn’t change. Visions are simply refined with time.

— Andy Stanley

While a mission statement speaks to why a company exists, a vision statement communicates what you want to accomplishin the future.

— Amber Hurdle, The Bombshell Business Woman: How to Become a Bold, Brave, and Successful Female Entrepreneur

Is life so wretched? Isn’t it rather your hands which are too small your vision which is muddied? You are the one who must grow up.

— Dag Hammarskjold

If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face–forever.

— George Orwell, 1984

Before you begin a thing remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. … You can only see one thing clearly and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin.

— Kathleen Norris

The view that man was ever to be drawn by some vision of the unattainable shining ahead, doomed ever to aspire, but not to achieve, my life and my values could not bring me to that.

— Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Philosophy may be blind without science, but science can lack vision without philosophy.

— Scott O’Reilly, Socrates in Cyberspace: The Search for the Soul in the 21st Century

The Pilgrims had vision and hope because they lived in the dimension of eternity. Their strength of spirit was forged by a personal faith in God, by tough discipline, and by regular habits of devotion.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

We have a vision of South Africa in which black and white shall live and work together as equals in conditions of peace and prosperity.

— Oliver Tambo

If you are working with no vision to be own your own boss, you are no different from people who are unemployed

— Sunday Adelaja

Here I find the true nature of the tree – not in the bulk of its shape but in the way its form alters my vision of the world.

— Stefanie Brook Trout, Prairie Gold: An Anthology of the American Heartland

As a leader, it’s critical to take the time to reflect in order to create a powerful vision for the company.

— Bonnie Marcus, The Politics of Promotion: How High-Achieving Women Get Ahead and Stay Ahead

If leadership is the way forward, vision is its walking stick.

— Nkem Paul

And if the great fear had not come upon me, as it did, and forced me to do my duty, I might have been less good to the people than some man who had never dreamed at all, even with the memory of so great a vision in me.

— Black Elk

I am a socialist; of course I am a socialist. To hold a vision that society can be fundamentally different, to believe that all people can be equal – that is not a new idea.

— Bernie Sanders

My vision is for a fully reusable rocket transport system between Earth and Mars that is able to re-fuel on Mars – this is very important – so you don’t have to carry the return fuel when you go there.

— Elon Musk

Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world.

— Edward Hopper

In the twilight, it was a vision of power.

— Upton Sinclair

She kept her head high, even as her eyes stung, even as panic filled her vision with warnings and precautions.It was not her fault he had liked her.It was not her fault she was cyborg. She would not apologize.

— Marissa Meyer, Cinder

One of the things I’ve learned about vision is people will grab it mentally or, have a crab mentality.

— Onyi Anyado

Cease from envy, prejudice and unhealthy competitiveness. Never abandon your own mission and brand to pursue the seemingly exciting mission or vision of another.

— Archibald Marwizi, Making Success Deliberate

Children—their untroubled, idyllic vision of the future is almost always shattered. Sooner or later they learn what all youth must—that life is the cruel fate that awaits them while they make plans for a tomorrow that will never be.

— Andrew Levkoff, A Mixture of Madness

Great leaders have three things; inner light, inner vision and inner strength.

— Amit Ray, Mindfulness Meditation for Corporate Leadership and Management

Education opens our minds eye to see the world with our own unique vision and perception.

— Debasish Mridha M.D.

The real ceremony begins where the formal one ends, when we take up a new way, our minds and hearts filled with the vision of earth that holds us within it, in compassionate relationship to and with our world.

— Linda Hogan

Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression. The chasm is never completely bridged. We all have the conviction, perhaps illusory, that we have much more to say than appears on the paper.

— Isaac Bashevis Singer

Your vision must state the end result and must be stated in the positive so that it will be a constant source of inspiration. Begin by, “I will…

— Archibald Marwizi, Making Success Deliberate

No matter how bad you feel, God never sees you as a hopeless person. He may see you as a sinner who needs to be re-washed to get back to his old vision for His purpose, but He will never see you as a hopeless being.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Dream Big!: See Your Bigger Picture!

Although generally our sight diminishes with age; I submit that our vision improves. The older we get, the more clearly we see our life’s decisions played out to their logical conclusions.

— David C. Maloney

If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face – forever.

— George Orwell

Before you begin a thing remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. … You can only see one thing clearly and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin.

— Kathleen Norris

Each today, well-lived, makes yesterday a dream of happiness and each tomorrow a vision of hope. Look, therefore, to this one day, for it and it alone is life.” —Sanskrit poem

— Robin Craig Clark, The Garden

I know that millions of Americans from all walks of life agree with me that leadership does not mean putting the ear to the ground to follow public opinion, but to have the vision of what is necessary and the courage to make it possible.

— Shirley Chisholm

Our vision is often more abstracted by what we think we know than by our lack of knowledge.

— Krister Stendahl

When the vision is clear, the results will appear. Keep your mindset positive as you work your plan, flourish, and always remember why you started.

— Germany Kent

Once one’s vision changes to, ‘I don’t have a sofa in my house’, he will purchase the sofa with a loan and pay 1.5% interest on it. One should first make a note of how much is the ‘necessity’.

— Dada Bhagwan

Having vision is much more than just being visual.

— Heru Ofori-Atta, The Clairvoyant

To even begin to embrace the magnitude of God’s vision, we must first embrace our vision as being nothing more than vision by definition.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

What I like most about children is that they are great advisors, yet they don’t know it. And what I love about them is that they are vision bearers yet may not realize it.

— Gugu Mona

Leadership is the capacity to turn vision into reality.

— Warren Bennis

Dream high, beyond the sky; no matter wings so small, keep vision bright; just dare to learn, for you are born to fly.

— Vikrmn, Guru with Guitar

I grew up with a very romantic, idealized vision of New York, probably because of all the books I read and the movies I watched.

— Adrian Tomine

Create in your mind a picture of what you want and then live that vision as if it already exists.

— Mensah Oteh, The Good Life: Transform your life through one good day

You are the Magician.You are the alchemist of your life. You have the power to manifest the highest vision of your life.

— Eileen Anglin

When we confront with reality, we not only loose peace of mind , but creative power and vision to respond our life.

— Aditya Ajmera

In the half light of morning, in a world between the sheets I swear I saw her angel wing, my vision was completefrom TIGHTROPE – Stone Roses

— Matt Squire

The library in 2020 will be ruled by geeks. In my happy vision for the future, libraries are ruled by benign geek librarian overlords and the world is full of awesome.

— Sarah Houghton

Prayer in the sense of petition asking for things is a small part of it confession and penitence are its threshold adoration its sanctuary the presence and vision and enjoyment of God its bread and wine.

— C. S. Lewis

When the vision fill yours mind and passio hits your gut, the need to write it down cannot be stifled.

— Marti Melville

There’s a trick to the Graceful Exit. It begins with the vision to recognize when a job, a life stage, a relationship is over – and to let go. It means leaving what’s over without denying its value.

— Ellen Goodman

Art is a relection of the mind and a vision of the heart.

— Debasish Mridha

When you live with a 20/20 mindset your path is straight, vision is clear, and decisions are precise. You see the bigger picture with a broader view and incorporate different angles and perspectives.

— Farshad Asl, The “No Excuses” Mindset: A Life of Purpose, Passion, and Clarity

Time and death: It’s the ultimate vision of an artist at the end of everything. It’s just what’s there. It was not something I planned to do.

— Don DeLillo

There are no barriers to poetry or prophecy; by their nature they are barrier-breakers, bursts of perceptions, lines into infinity. If the poet lies about his vision he lies about himself and in himself; this produces a true barrier.

— Lenore Kandel, Collected Poems of Lenore Kandel

What obstructs the vision and is called smog in our big cities is called defining the issues in politics

— Anonymous

I think I have told you, but if I have not, you must have understood, that a man who has a vision is not able to use the power of it until after he has performed the vision on earth for the people to see.

— Black Elk

With the world now a global village, your vision has to transcend different races and faces in different places around the world.

— Onyi Anyado

The failure to read good books both enfeebles the vision and strengthens our most fatal tendency – the belief that the here and now is all there is.

— Allan Bloom

Courage is the vision that lets us see ourselves in the mirror of our fears.

— Debasish Mridha

The challenge of life is regretless decision making, relentless pursuit of vision with faith, forgiving others, enduring pain with a smile & achieving goals with an extra MILE

— Sujit Lalwani, Life Simplified!

As a book author, it’s your responsibility to cast a vision for your book about the length and appearance before you pitch the idea to a publisher.

— W. Terry Whalin, Book Proposals That Sell: 21 Secrets to Speed Your Success

Wise leaders understand that the single greatest determinant of whether followers will ever own a vision deeply is the extent to which whose followers believe the leader will own it.

— Bill Hybels, Axiom: Powerful Leadership Proverbs

People who get trapped in the tunnel vision of making money think that is all there is to life.

— Felix Dennis

Destiny is the established end of someone while vision remarks the photos of that predestined end, though not yet fulfilled. The insight of an unexperienced destiny can be discovered. That is through visions.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Michelangelo | Beethoven | Shakespeare: 15 Things Common to Great Achievers

Your life, your achievement, your happiness, your person are of paramount importance. Live up to your highest vision of yourself no matter what the circumstances you might encounter. An exalted view of self-esteem is a man’s most admirable quality.

— Ayn Rand, The Night of January 16th

Built on the foundation of concentration is the third aspect of the Buddha’s path of awakening: clarity of vision and the development of wisdom.

— Jack Kornfield, Seeking the Heart of Wisdom: The Path of Insight Meditation

People will follow someone as a leader, who has vision and purpose; often that leader doesn’t wear a title.

— Beth Ramsay, #Networking is people looking for people looking for people

Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of things that are to be.

— Adlai Stevenson

Leadership is working with goals and vision management is working with objectives.

— Russel Honore

Consumers care less about your brand’s vision statement, they want value delivered

— Bernard Kelvin Clive

Time didn’t heal my heal wounds but it lent me perspective. My vision was no longer clouded and I saw what I’d become. I’d let inspiration become obsession. Tunnel vision had hindered all progress. I was so fixated on you, I got stuck.

— Ashley Sarel

A label locks me into a definition that people use to control me. A vision graces me with an idea that serves to release me.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

True vision is always twofold. It involves emotional comprehensions as well as physical perception.

— Ross Parmenter

At the core of ‘Star Trek’ is Gene Roddenberry’s vision of the future. So much of science-fiction is about a dystopian society with human civilization having crumbled. He had an affirmative, shining, positive view of the future.

— George Takei

I’d rather be the jester who adds value to those around me than a King with no vision or intention of making a difference.

— Janna Cachola, Short journey

Prayer in the sense of petition, asking for things, is a small part of it; confession and penitence are its threshold, adoration its sanctuary, the presence and vision and enjoyment of God its bread and wine.

— C.S. Lewis

Sometimes we must forge distance to gauge clarity in our vision and perception.

— Aisha Mirza

I choose my reality. My vision and actions create my life. I am an amazing reality creator.

— Amy Leigh Mercree, Joyful Living: 101 Ways to Transform Your Spirit and Revitalize Your Life

By connecting and being part of a community with a shared vision and goals, we can create great things.

— David J. Greer, Wind In Your Sails

One of the most pervasive political visions of our time is the vision of liberals as compassionate and conservatives as less caring.

— Thomas Sowell

Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.

— Warren Bennis

Leaders are limited by their vision rather than by their abilities.

— Roy T. Bennett

That which reduces our flawed vision is called religion [dharma]. It is non-religion [adharma] that increases a flawed vision. The worldly life is indeed the result of a flawed vision.

— Dada Bhagwan

The best wins or losses in life are those that leave you with a newer vision onto life.

— Sameh Elsayed

A leader first tries to listen, then tries to understand, then creates a common vision and then together takes action for the realization.

— Debasish Mridha

The eyes of love have 20/20 vision when focused on another, and become entirely blind when focused on ourselves.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

The call of distinction cannot be heard by the average, neither can the vision of distinction be seen by the eyes of the mediocre.

— Onyi Anyado

Here’s how to create an inspired vision for your life: Change the scope of your thinking from seeing is believing to believing is seeing.

— DeWayne Owens

The vision is for an appointed time.You must be patient and wait for the fulfillment of your vision.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

The heart of [J.G.] Ballard’s vision [is] the object at odds with its function and abandoned by its time.

— Tacita Dean

Behind every work of art lies the enormous pretension of exhibiting one’s vision of the world. If such obvious arrogance is not counterbalanced by the tribulations of doubt, all that remains is a monster who is to art what a fanatic is to faith.

— Amélie Nothomb, Life Form

Sometimes we do grip the concert in a human head, and so hold it that in a way we get a record of it into paint, but the vision and expressing of one day will not do for the next.

— Robert Henri

Expand your vision and widen your reasoning

— Sunday Adelaja

Your vision helps you filter your decisions or choices and directs your actions.

— Mensah Oteh, Wisdom Keys In Words: A collection of the Inspirational words that will change your life

Clearly articulated goals aligned with your vision and mission statements motivate you and galvanize your efforts to move forward towards your dream.

— Julie Connor

Collaboration requires focusing on everything from vision and values to how individuals can feel they are making a real contribution.

— Jane Ripley, Collaboration Begins with You: Be a Silo Buster

Mark you, no Krishna can clear your eyes and make you look with a broader vision upon life in your march upward and onward, until the Self within you morphs into Krishna – until the Self morphs into Buddha – until the Self turns into Christ.

— Abhijit Naskar, The Krishna Cancer

The best way to easily identify a counterfeit currency is to have a full exposure to the original currency. If you don’t know your true vision, any satanic vision can cross your way and you might not know it.

— Israelmore Ayivor

The orbit of human vision has widened and art has annexed fresh territories that were formerly denied to it.

— Max Bill

The vision is not to see things just as we have imagined them to be. The vision is the freedom to live deliberately every day and that is simply a choice.

— Colleen Mariotti, Livology: A Global Guide to a Deliberate Life

Well, with that filly in my line of vision blushing like a virgin, something in me was bound to stand at attention. And my walking legs were occupied.

— A.G. Starling, It’s a Love Game

Good leaders must communicate vision clearly, creatively, and continually. However, the vision doesn’t come alive until the leader models it.

— John C. Maxwell

Leaders are focused on using their vision and courage to do great things. This means challenging the way things are done and then sharing the journey with others.

— Lewis Howes

The pursuit of your vision determines your focus

— Sunday Adelaja

We can taste what’s in our mouths, touch what’s within our reach, smell within hundreds of metres and hear within tens of miles. But it’s only through our vision that we are in communication with the sun and stars.

— Gavin Francis

Look at the world through your vision not through the misperceptions of others.

— Debasish Mridha

Although her eyes are neither golden nor heavenly blue, Terri Stambaugh has the vision of an angel, for she sees through you and knows your truest heart, but loves you anyway, in spite of all the ways that you have fallen from a state of grace.

— Dean Koontz, Odd Thomas

Art is a person’s private vision expressed in aesthetic forms.

— Chaim Potok, My Name Is Asher Lev

He wondered if normalcy was something, like vision or silence, you didn’t realize was precious until you lost it.

— Cassandra Clare, City of Fallen Angels

People say the darkness is where secrets are best hidden. Night time brings clarity and focus to owls, even if the aperture of this vision comes with a stigma.

— Kimberly Morgan, On Angels and Rabbit Holes

Harley’s eyes widened in horror, and a low moan of fear escaped his mouth. The back alley was filled with a vision from Hell.

— Alan Kinross, Longinus the Vampire: Redemption

I always loved family holidays, and I had this vision and dream as a little girl of having a big family of my own.

— Brooke Burke

The aspect of kind of living in your imagination and creating a more romantic vision of the world than the reality that you’re given – that’s definitely something I can sort of relate to.

— Alden Ehrenreich

To transform a grimace into a sound sounds impossible, yet it is possible to transform a vision into music, to go outside an enslaved personality, to become impersonal by transforming into sand, into water, into light.

— Dejan Stojanovic

Leadership is about vision and responsibility, not power.

— Seth Berkley

People that do not have a vision or dream for their life will be the ones that will try to talk you out of yours.

— Joe Joe Dawson

Then I abandoned comics for fine art because I had some romantic vision of being like Vincent Van Gogh Jr.

— Bill Griffith

Consider your will to be the vision of your influence on earth after you cease to be a part of it. Crafting a lasting legacy means you start planning and making it possible now.

— Archibald Marwizi, Making Success Deliberate

Leadership is going for right purpose, doing right things in a right way for a right reason, with a right vision in a right time.

— Debasish Mridha

Itinerant evangelists are the most important ambassadors and messengers on earth. They are a mighty army, spreading out across the world with a vision to reach their own people for Christ.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Our vision becomes very narrow when we need things to be a certain way and cannot accept things the way they actually are.

— Sharon Salzberg, Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness

Nothing will hold you back because you expect the unexpected. With a clear vision for your life, you are better prepared to combat any opposition.

— Farshad Asl, The “No Excuses” Mindset: A Life of Purpose, Passion, and Clarity

Your soul is powerful and wise. With the support of Divine love, and the assistance of the angels, you have the power to create the highest vision of your life.

— Eileen Anglin

As utterly irrational as it might seem, the greed within me has the most limited vision I can possibly imagine as it has eyes only for the few things it doesn’t have, and it is completely blind to all the many remarkable things that it does.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

A common vision can unite people of very different temperaments.

— Timothy J. Keller, The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God

Not allowing the mind its freedom to think and find the purpose of life takes away the vision to focus.

— Amitav Chowdhury

We will understand the depth of our vision when at some point we are finally faced with the price we must pay to achieve it. And when the price comes calling, most visions end up falling.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

Close your eyes. Now see the world, not with your vision but with your feelings and passion.

— Debasish Mridha

A woman with vision is unstoppable, a woman who is always increasing her skills multiplies. Along with passion this woman is undeniable.

— Janna Cachola

Without a clear-cut vision and a proper reading of the roadmap we may not reach the buoyant shores of the horizon. If we only keep looking into the middle distance, we might easily walk straight into the wall. (“Change of Vision”)

— Erik Pevernagie

Service introduces you to the leadership throne. Service to mankind is the vision on which leadership is mounted. You serve and in your service, you train more leaders by becoming an example!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Watchwords

You will serve. Either someone else’s vision and purpose, or your own.

— Alan Froggatt

When my vision is numbed by apathy and narrowed by mediocrity, I can stand in the presence of great things and fail to see even the smallest of things.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

Even the smallest changes in our daily routine can create incredible ripple effects that expand our vision of what is possible.

— Charles F. Glassman, Brain Drain The Breakthrough That Will Change Your Life

When I use my strength in the service of my vision it makes no difference whether or not I am afraid.

— Audre Lorde

A single obscure decision of prophecy, perhaps the choice of one word over another, could change the entire aspect of the future. He tells us “The vision of time is broad, but when you pass through it, time becomes a narrow door.

— Frank Herbert, Dune

Our vision of the heavenly realm…can sustain us through the most difficult of days and circumstances. It births hope amidst hardship and nurtures faith amidst opposition.

— David Timms, Living the Lord’s Prayer

There are such things as delusions, but not every unlikely vision that the mentally ill have is imaginary.

— Shepherd Hoodwin, Journey of Your Soul: A Channel Explores the Michael Teachings

Though the body is itsgenesis, a poem is the vision of a processCarved in space, vision your poor eye’s singlearmor against winter spring summer fall

— Frank Bidart, Watching the Spring Festival: Poems

The Bible is God’s vision bank where you can withdraw raw materials to design your destiny.

— Prince Akwarandu

Many of our efforts to intentionally craft and subsequently force our limited vision on life has more often than not resulted in some degree of cataclysm or schism or division or any number of other things that aren’t all that savory.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

Cynicism is that blackguard defect of vision which compels us to see the world as it is instead of as it should be.

— Ambrose Bierce

Literature is always personal, always one man’s vision of the world, one man’s experience, and it can only be popular when men are ready to welcome the visions of others.

— W.B. Yeats

The Lord can cause a vision to turn into reality

— Sunday Adelaja

Do not allow the vision to die in your heart

— Sunday Adelaja

Many modern artists, philosophers, and theologians reject the knowledge of the past. Thus they must continually start over again from ground zero, their vision restricted to their own narrow perspectives, making themselves artificially primitive.

— Gene Edward Veith Jr., Loving God with All Your Mind: Thinking as a Christian in a Postmodern World

I closed my eyes then but it was too dark to clearly see that vision that my body would conjure out of blood and the inside of skin when light hit it, but I’d seen it so often, examined it so carefully, that it wasn’t hard for me to call to mind.

— China Miéville, This Census-Taker

We are the authors of our destinies. No one can see the vision any clearer, believe in and work any harder to make it a reality more than the visionary.

— Nike Campbell-Fatoki

It’s much more powerful and compelling to create a positive vision than it is to tear somebody down.

— Mark McKinnon

Life is amazing beautiful when your vision flows through your heart before your eyes.

— Christine Marie Bryant

When you can maintain continual awareness of where you are and hold onto the vision of where you want to go, you transform your life from wandering to wonder.

— Andrea Goegleinlein

If in the laukik (worldly life), one attains the vision of alaukik (beyond the world), his work is accomplished.

— Dada Bhagwan

On the road to nowhere there are many people who lack the vision to get you anywhere.

— Johnnie Dent Jr.

I do not see emotions and feelings as the intangible and vaporous qualities that many presume them to be. Their subject matter is concrete, and they can be related to specific systems in body and brain, no less so than vision or speech.

— António R. Damásio, Descartes’ Error: Emotion, Reason and the Human Brain

Decisions by committee are almost always long in coming and dead wrong. A world-changing vision comes from one person, not five or or twenty or a hundred, and more often than not, the best of plans are laid to waste by the many.

— Patrick Carman, The Dark Planet

I think your vision gets better as you get older.

— Jennifer Donnelly, A Northern Light

Today’s vision is tomorrow’s reality.

— M.Z.Riffi

excuse my enthusiasm or rather madness, for I am really drunk with intellectual vision whenever I take a pencil or graver into my hand.

— William Blake, William Blake

Our vision is to rediscover the spirit of the Renaissance, create a new discipline where engineering for cultural heritage is actually a symbol of blending art and science together.

— Maurizio Seracini

Anything that dims my vision of Christ, or takes away my taste for Bible study, or cramps my prayer life, or makes Christian work difficult, is wrong for me, and I must, as a Christian, turn away from it.

— J. Wilbur Chapman

A documented vision will help you every day to take certain steps toward its fulfillment.

— Sunday Adelaja

I tend to think my eye’s vision is still 20/20, because they mind their own business.

— Anthony Liccione

Not all dreamers are winners, but all winners are dreamers. Your dream is the key to your future. The Bible says that, “without a vision (dream), a people perish.” You need a dream, if you’re going to succeed in anything you do.

— Mark Gorman

The most beautiful vision is the one that lines your heart and fills your mind~bns

— Bluenscottish

It illuminated a vision Dante could not have imagined in his wildest nightmares, nor Poe in the grasp of an uncontrollable delirium.

— Alan Dean Foster, Aliens

People of vision must not be lazy, they must not be afraid of work, no matter how degrading the work might seem

— Sunday Adelaja

As a Global Maternal Health Advocate, I get to travel the world quite a bit, meeting individuals and visiting programs with tremendous potential and incredible vision to improve the quality of life for countless others.

— Christy Turlington

I had imagined myself into existence. I wrote because of an inner need, and that need was to create a clearer vision of myself, and in writing I became what I wrote.

— Christopher Priest, The Affirmation

Your vision helps the world identify you at the appropriate time.

— Mensah Oteh, Unlocking Life’s Treasure Chest: Wisdom keys to keep you inspired, encouraged, motivated and focused

Unlike Saudi Arabia, Russia, and China, the United States was created by an enlightened band of Founding Fathers with a global vision for the new republic.

— Patrick Mendis

Believing happiness to be in the eternal thing is called the enlightened vision (samkit).

— Dada Bhagwan

Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be.

— Adlai E. Stevenson

If the vision is not strong enough to motivate me, I am part of the wrong vision.

— Alin Sav

Purpose is the vision for your existence.

— TemitOpe Ibrahim

The vision teller tells the vision to unguarded minds’ of prey. The programmed.

— T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with “The Divine Presence”

I have a vision of India: an India free of hunger and fear, an India free of illiteracy and want.

— Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Senses empower limitations, senses expand vision within borders, senses promote understanding through pleasure.

— Dejan Stojanovic

If you want to improve performance and productivity, set a vision that inspires and delights.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Being: 8 Ways to Optimize Your Presence & Essence for Positive Impact

A vision is something that holds you up when everyone pushes you down.

— Alin Sav

Maybe we should live our lives in a constant state of expectation, always curious and excited about the possibilities that could unfold in front of us. Maybe it is our sense of vision that colors our reality.

— Allison Fallon

I have an idea of who I want to be, I have a vision of my own success.

— Wiz Khalifa

We need the vision of interbeing—we belong to each other; we cannot cut reality into pieces. The well-being of “this” is the well-being of “that, ” so we have to do things together. Every side is “our side”; there is no evil side.

— Thich Nhat Hanh, Peace Is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life

It’s a failure of national vision when you regard children as weapons, and talents as materials you can mine, assay, and fabricate for profit and defense.

— John Hersey

Adam says I isolate. He is addicted to telling me that I spend too much time in my head. It’s an unhealthy behavior. Look, I don’t see how not bothering other people with your screwed-up vision of the world constitutes unhealthy behavior.

— Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Last Night I Sang to the Monster

A vision should be attainable subject to current times and its ability to adapt to changing times.

— Pearl Zhu, Leadership Master: Five Digital Trends to Leap Leadership Maturity

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, wishes. Who looks inside, finds infinite wisdom.

— Sereda Aleta Dailey, The Oracle of Poetic Wisdom

History is a vision of God’s creation on the move.

— Arnold J. Toynbee

The fulfillment of the vision is always for the appointed time.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, The Alphabets of Success: Passion Driven Life

It is only the women whose eyes have been washed clear with tears who get the broad vision that makes them little sisters to all the world.

— Dorothy Dix

My vision is the ability to design clothes for a man who wants to create his own style and doesn’t want to dress like he’s in uniform, to look like the guy in the ad, or to feel like he has to put it together that way.

— John Varvatos

The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it.

— Kalpana Chawla

Back in the Seventies, we had a romantic, poetic vision of the future, like it was in the movie ‘2001: A Space Odyssey.’ It felt as if everything was still ahead of us.

— Jean-Michel Jarre

When David Marr at MIT moved into computer vision, he generated a lot of excitement, but he hit up against the problem of knowledge representation; he had no good representations for knowledge in his vision systems.

— Marvin Minsky

The great artists are those who impose their personal vision upon humanity.

— Guy de Maupassant, Pierre et Jean

I always prayed that God would give me the wisdom and the vision to do the things on this earth that I was supposed to do to express His life and love and His will.

— Billy Ray Cyrus

The man who radiates good cheer, who makes life happier wherever he meets it, is always a man of vision and faith.

— Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.

— Arthur Schopenhauer, Studies in Pessimism: The Essays

As long as the eyes of our faith are fixed upon our troubles we will not find joy. Until our minds consciously move the Lord from our peripheral vision into the narrow corridor of our focus, joy will elude us.

— Paul Tautges, Pray about Everything: Cultivating God-Dependency

It all starts with having a very clear picture and vision to what your ideal life looks like in every area, on and off the field, and once you have that vision, it will begin to take shape in your everyday life.

— Mike Basevic, No Limits, Mastering the Mental Egde: The Class They Don’t Teach You in School

To make the most of your life, you must keep the vision of eternity continually in your mind and the value of it in your heart.

— Rick Warren, The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here for?

Your vision will determine your future, mirror only helps you to see your ugly or beautiful face, but only the vision you have can take you far beyond your expectations and imaginations in life.

— Bamigboye Olurotimi

Living in Supreme Influence, your language is neutral and/or moving toward your vision rather than moving away. In other words, you speak about what you do want, not about what you don’t want.

— Niurka, Supreme Influence: Change Your Life with the Power of the Language You Use

If you have a group of people come together around a vision for real discipleship, people who are committed to grow, committed to change, committed to learn, then a spiritual assessment tool can work.

— Dallas Willard

I think Bloomberg’s broad vision of the environment in New York City is something I agree with. I broadly stand with his vision for how to deal with climate change and prepare for future weather events.

— Bill de Blasio

When you see Happiness as a far sighted vision or goal, you miss the happiness within!

— Harrish Sairaman

The essence of the world is Sachchidanand [sat-chit-anand, eternal knowledge and vision leads to bliss].

— Dada Bhagwan

Those parts of history that would undermine the vision of the Left – which prevails in our education system from elementary school to postgraduate study – are not likely to get much attention.

— Thomas Sowell

A vision is a clear sound in a noisy world.

— Alin Sav

Your whole being is deeply troubled- personified the vision of a child’s purity, lost in the wilderness of an ever-unchanging and imperfect world.

— Compton Gage

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened vision cleared ambition inspired and success achieved.

— Helen Keller

Storytelling is powerful when creating a vision to your dreams. It’s impactful when you inspire others by your integrity and by the promises delivered

— Bluenscottish

God reveals future events through dreams, vision and the sacred voice.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

We could say we want the Web to reflect a vision of the world where everything is done democratically. To do that, we get computers to talk with each other in such a way as to promote that ideal.

— Tim Berners-Lee

The idea of a vision is revolutionary and ground breaking but achieving it may be back breaking.

— Johnnie Dent Jr.

In beauty of face no maiden ever equaled her. It was the radiance of an opium-dream – an airy and spirit-lifting vision more wildly divine than the fantasies which hovered about the slumbering souls of the daughters of Delos.

— Edgar Allan Poe, Ligeia

A powerful vision has the therapeutic effect of numbing the cost of what it will cost you.

— Ikechukwu Onwukwe

At age four I was a camera. I took pictures with my eyes. I framed my photo within my vision and blinked my eyes to snap the shutter of my memory. Since that time, I’ve been impersonating inanimate objects at every opportunity.

— Sophia Amoruso, #GIRLBOSS

A single minded vision gives strength of purpose.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Always be there for others. Always inspire them with your dreams and hope, vision and mission, attitude and aptitude.

— Debasish Mridha

When your vision is clear for your life, goals, and dreams, the confidence and assurance gained bear fruit to joy and peace.

— Farshad Asl, The “No Excuses” Mindset: A Life of Purpose, Passion, and Clarity

Being away from something, gives you a clear vision about it

— Sami Abouzid

An “eye” on the vision is more important than an “I” on the vision.

— Sharad Vivek Sagar

The Savior isn’t our last chance He is our only chance. Our only chance to overcome self-doubt and catch a vision of who we may become. Our only chance to repent and have our sins washed clean.

— Sheri L. Dew

It’s a different era. Our job now is to show leadership and vision and to help the next generation of artists.

— Karen Kain

God gives us His strength by giving us His vision of things. Our seeing people as innocent is the only way to achieve God’s peace.

— Marianne Williamson, Enchanted Love: The Mystical Power Of Intimate Relationships

Art arises when the secret vision of the artist and the manifestation of nature agree to find new shapes.

— Kahlil Gibran

There’s no point in being committed to a vision if you’re not equally committed to making it a reality.

— Tim Fargo, Alphabet Success – Keeping it Simple

Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.

— Isaac Bashevis Singer

The traditional notion of an architect having a vision of a building and then drawing it either on paper or on a computer and then constructing it isn’t really how architecture works, and in reality, the computer has a lot of influence on design.

— Michael Hansmeyer

Trust and believe in the vision of your mind that others cannot yet see. While others abide by the creed that seeing is believing, you must know that believing is seeing.

— DeWayne Owens

The Communist vision is the vision of man without God.

— Whittaker Chambers

But romantic vision can also lead one away from certain very hard, ugly truths about life that are important to know.

— Donna Tartt

It can be hard to hold onto your vision because other people will want you to be like they are. But your life has a course of its own, and only you can walk it.

— Eleanor Brownn, Mile 9: The true story of a lifelong couch potato who one day made a decision that changed everything

When you have vision it affects your attitude. Your attitude is optimistic rather than pessimistic.

— Charles R. Swindoll

The future is wider than vision and has no end.

— Donald G. Mitchell

A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.

— Herb Caen

The vision helps you overcome the fear which is from the devil

— Sunday Adelaja

And of the fact that every vision of the past is a vision of the blind

— Jacques Roubaud, The Loop

We read the past by the light of the present, and the forms vary as the shadows fall, or as the point of vision alters.

— James Anthony Froude

To say someone is a vision is to pay them a great compliment. If you say that they look a sight it is a grave insult.

— Teresa Monachino, Words Fail Me

If you want a vision of the future, imagine someone watching a boot stamping on a human face – forever…and ‘liking’ it.

— Dean Cavanagh

You are either supporting the vision or supporting division

— Saji Ijiyemi

The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.

— James Allen

The leader acknowledges and eradicates the weeds in the garden, but keeps vision on the beauty they are creating and not on the weeds they are destroying

— Christopher Babson, Breakout Presentations: Wow! People in Business and Life

His head was pounding and his vision skewed in some way and he was vaguely amazed at being alive and not sure that it was worth it.

— Cormac McCarthy

My left foot is the wisdom from yesterday, my right foot is the vision of tomorrow and my mind is focused on the work of today and this is how I stand a winner.

— Amit Kalantri

It’s Salvation. When Jen told me I had a vision. A vision Rena. I think I saw the blessed mother smiling and she was hold ing a loofa.[In regards to moving out of dorms and having three bathrooms between 4 roomates]

— Nora Roberts, Blue Smoke

Women create an idealized, hopeful vision for the future to inspire other women. Fiction and fantasy are the crucial first steps to changing the world.

— Maya Rodale, Dangerous Books for Girls: The Bad Reputation of Romance Novels Explained

A crafter’s vision never completely survives the journey from mind to reality.

— Tag Cavello, Regions of Passion

There is a fine line between any contradictory matters. When our souls fail to spot it before our minds, we lose track of both reality and vision in which lead to a one way ticket for an unknown path

— Rola Mahmoud

Your vision is a glimpse of your purpose and a picture of your larger dream.

— Mensah Oteh, Unlocking Life’s Treasure Chest: Wisdom keys to keep you inspired, encouraged, motivated and focused

Life’s struggle is a partnership. We fight and win together, or we truly lose the vision of our powerful spirituality and awesome oneness.

— Maya Emmett, Killing Adam: The Emasculation of Humanity

We underestimate ourselves, we do not believe in our strength, abilities, and talents and we have a distorted vision of ourselves

— Sunday Adelaja

Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.

— Carl Jung

The vision one holds of one’s life is so limited, reduced in scope to a moment, so that each person can make choices only within that narrowed reality.

— Arlene J. Chai, Eating Fire and Drinking Water

The vision is for the right time, although it takes time, wait for it , it will come true.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Sometimes it’s the dirt between your toes that gives you the clearest picture in your mind. Grounding yourself aligns the dirt between your toes and the vision in your mind.

— Tony Curl, Seriously Simple Stuff to Get You Unstuck

My tunnel vision work ethic is very hard to come by, I believe. I have had an unwavering faith in myself and my career for as long as I can remember.

— Tinashe

His vision was religious and clean, and therefore his paintings were without decoration or superfluous comment, since a religious man respects the power of God’s creation to bear witness for itself.

— Thomas Merton, The Seven Storey Mountain

I think that the greatest gift God ever gave man is not the gift of sight but the gift of vision. Sight is a function of the eyes, but vision is a function of the heart.

— Myles Munroe

The political vision of the religious right is for the most part an individualistic politics of righteousness, not a communal politics of compassion.

— Marcus J. Borg, The God We Never Knew: Beyond Dogmatic Religion to a More Authentic Contemporary Faith

Courage is sustained by calling up anew the vision of the goal.

— A. G. Sertillanges

Don’t sit around depressed and discouraged. Get a new vision for your life.

— Joel Osteen

Culture is more important than vision. Some leaders have great vision, but have created a toxic culture where that vision will never happen.

— Phil Cooke

Never allow people without vision to cloud your own.

— Theodore Volgoff, The Backpack

A vision keeps you going even when your partners and sponsors leave you.

— Alin Sav

A country without vision runs to every direction.

— Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

Every moment is a golden one for him who has the vision to recognize it as such.

— Henry Miller

I have a romantic vision of the beautiful delineation between TV and film that existed for so many years. I romanticize the studio system and movie stars as a whole, but obviously that’s just anachronistic and probably a non-reality.

— Chris Pine

The best leaders have the ability to align people to their vision and motivate them to work passionately towards its fulfillment as if it were their own.

— Ben Morton

Live the Life of Your Dreams: Be brave enough to live the life of your dreams according to your vision and purpose instead of the expectations and opinions of others.

— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

The vision of your tomorrow that you have today strengthens you for the morrow

— Sunday Adelaja

For the longest time, I didn’t even want to admit I was serious about music. Before the Shins, I would tell myself, ‘Oh, I’m going to figure something out someday.’ I had this romantic vision of being this old dude maybe making guitars or something.

— James Mercer

Our vision and commitment is towards the country’s progress, its place in the world and the happiness of its people.

— Narendra Modi

Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.

— Emma Goldman

This intensely lyrical vision of the pregant woman in [i]Hope I[i] is set in an ambiguous context peopled with masks, death’s heads and allegorical monsters such as Sin, Disease, Poverty and Death, all threatening the incipient life.

— Gilles Néret, Gustav Klimt: 1862-1918

The Church needs young people because they have vision for the future of the church.

— Mor Ignatius Aphrem II

I give Bill Gates an A for vision because, as a business person and a strategist, he’s brilliant. His flaw is that his view is not informed by a humanistic or compassionate vision of how to make computers work for people.

— Mitch Kapor

What is your vision of ideal world?

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

If our mission is grand & our vision is glorious, we need great values that match our ambition or else, we toil in vain…

— Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

There is a fissure in my vision and madness will always rush through.

— Anaïs Nin, House of Incest

When I work, I’m just translating the world around me in what seems to be straightforward terms. For my readers, this is sometimes a vision that’s not familiar. But I’m not trying to manipulate reality. This is just what I see and hear.

— Don DeLillo

With his trademark courage and conviction, President Reagan led us out of the Cold War, spreading his vision of freedom, resulting in the release of millions of people from the yoke of communism.

— John Doolittle

The day is coming when your vision will become a reality

— Sunday Adelaja

The best vision is insight.

— Malcolm Forbes

As a civil rights leader, Mrs. King’s vision of racial peace and nonviolent social change was a fortifying staple in advancing the civil rights movement.

— James T. Walsh

Having a vision is great, but don’t be so focused onyour next goal that you forgetto enjoy your achievements.

— Domonique Bertolucci, The Happiness Code: Ten Keys to Being the Best You Can Be

Because vision appears so effortless, we are like fish challenged to understand water.

— David Eagleman, Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain

The gift of loneliness is sometimes a radical vision of society or one’s people that has not previously been taken into account.

— Alice Walker

I think one of the main reason’s Rick Rosenthal and Whitewater PIctures decided to ‘get in bed with me’ on ‘Fat Kid’ was because I came in with a strong business plan as well as a creative vision on how to make the film.

— Matthew Lillard

Creativity is infused with an inner cohesion and comes from a vision of uniqueness.

— Pearl Zhu, Digital Valley: Five Pearls of Wisdom to Make Profound Influence

Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression. The chasm is never completely bridged. We all have the conviction perhaps illusory that we have much more to say than appears on the paper.

— Isaac Bashevis Singer

We all do have a vision in life and we all wish to achieve something in life. We all ought to note that vision is there for everyone but, achievement is there for someone!

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Joy is the goal of existence, and joy is not to be stumbled upon, but to be achieved, and the act of treason is to let its vision drown in the swamp of the moment’s torture.

— Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

With God the vision is possible to realize.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Act to make your vision a reality.

— Debasish Mridha

Your vision at a leadership level needs to be more global and selfless, it needs to go beyond you. Reflect and project your dream for a perfect world, even if you can only make it a great world.

— Archibald Marwizi, Making Success Deliberate

A powerful vision has the therapeutic effect of numbing the pain of what it will cost you

— Ikechukwu Onwukwe

Yesterday is but a dream tomorrow is only a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well therefore to this day for it is life the very life of life.

— The Sanskrit

The vision of her own personality, of herself as a real everlasting thing, different from anything else, unmergeable, like the sea or the wind, flashed into Rachel’s mind, and she became profoundly excited at the thought of living.

— Virginia Woolf, The Voyage Out

Where there is no Sachchidanand [sat-chit-anand, eternal knowledge and vision leading to bliss], there is night (darkness).

— Dada Bhagwan

It was as if the blinders to his vision had been lifted and he wanted to make up for every moment the two of them had missed.

— Kele Moon, Finding Eden

Someone else’s vision will never be as good as your own vision of your self. Live and die with it ’cause in the end it’s all you have. Lose it and you lose yourself and everything else. I should have listened to myself.

— Georgia O’Keeffe

Teamwork makes the dream work, but a vision becomes a nightmare when the leader has a big dream and a bad team.

— John C. Maxwell

I really tried, or so I thought, to avoid lying, but it seemed to me that they forced it on me by the difference in their vision of things, so that I was always transposing reality for them into something they could understand.

— Mary McCarthy, Memories of a Catholic Girlhood

The moment you learn to separate your wants from your needs, your vision becomes clearer.

— Kemi Sogunle

A time will come in your life, William, where your faith will be tested… and you must stay faithful to the word and vision that the All-Father has given to you.

— M.J. Chrisman, The Remnant: The Legend of the Seer

your vision should be like a DSLR lens, only positivity should be focused and negativity should be blurred

— Hrishikesh J C

Trusting the vision without forcing the way is a lesson worth learning in every port.

— Colleen Mariotti, Livology: A Global Guide to a Deliberate Life

Kubrick’s vision seemed to be that humans are doomed, whereas Clarke’s is that humans are moving on to a better stage of evolution.

— Marvin Minsky

Mediocrity is ‘purpose’ left to rot in minds ensnared in the deluded rationalization that vision is nothing more than a collection of fanciful dreams constructed by an imaginary God.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

He has a vision of his life as a sliver of soap, worn and used and smoothed into a slender, blunt-edged arrow-head, a little more of it disintegrating with every day.

— Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life

A man of vision cannot question his potentials. He does not doubt his capabilities. He keeps going because he had seen himself gone already in his visions.

— Israelmore Ayivor

If you treat people to a vision of themselves, if you apparently overrate them, you make them become what they are capable of becoming.

— Viktor E. Frankl

It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.

— Les Brown

The pain of the journey should challenge you to make change, the vision of what could be drives you forward.

— Tony Curl

Reading is a time machine that allows you to acquire wisdom from the past and to analyze and imagine another person’s vision of the future.

— Joshua Rogers

Let me define a leader. He must have vision and passion and not be afraid of any problem. Instead, he should know how to defeat it. Most importantly, he must work with integrity.

— A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Biblical Christianity doesn’t fit the world’s vision of global solidarity right now as there is a battle against Truth and the world hates that.

— Auliq Ice

My vision is to build an e-commerce ecosystem that allows consumers and businesses to do all aspects of business online.

— Jack Ma

Humility is nothing but the disappearance of self in the vision that God is all.

— Andrew Murray, Humility

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

— Melody Beattie

A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown.

— Denis Waitley

A leader is he who has a great vision and can inspire others to go along to pursue it with all great passion.

— Debasish Mridha

Great leaders communicate a vision that captures the imagination and fires the hearts and minds of those around them.

— Joseph B. Wirthlin

If you want to achieve, identify your passion. Ultimately your passion and the vision makes your destiny

— Zamreen Zarook

I followed the trail out of the room, invigorated by the possibility of reinventing my own body. The meaning was mine, as long as I was with those who had the vision and vocabulary to understand my creation.

— Nick Krieger, Nina Here Nor There: My Journey Beyond Gender

To be successful in reaching goals, the right attitude is to never quit. Confidence is to keep the vision alive, by seeing a victory ahead that is worth fighting for.

— Ellen J. Barrier

I dont believe in learning from other peoples pictures. I think you should learn from your own interior vision of things and discover, as I say, Innocently, as though there had never been anybody.

— Orson Welles

That night Tommy kissed him and eased his way into Chase’s body so gently that when Chase came, his vision washed in white, not red, and it did for him what sex with Tommy always did for him: set him free and let him fly.

— Amy Lane, Chase in Shadow

A clear vision makes the soul merry

— Sunday Adelaja

Insight is vision through the ‘mind’s eyes.

— Pearl Zhu, Thinkingaire: 100 Game Changing Digital Mindsets to Compete for the Future

Wonder Woman is a fighter, better than most, but it’s what she fights for that is important. It’s her vision of a future of peace and acceptance that makes her the right ambassador for everyone.

— Gal Gadot

Consciously or unconsciously, our education renders us slaves to morals, religion and a perceived vision of the world; our breath is the air of the epoch in which we live.

— Stefan Zweig, Montaigne

We have a vision in Nigeria in which muslims and Christians shall live and work together as equals in conditions of peace and prosperity.

— Saminu Kanti

STAR TREK is a show that had a vision about a future that was positive.

— George Takei

The faculty of vision can vary from person to person. On the other hand, we can rely on what our reason tells us because that is the same for everyone

— Jostein Gaarder, Sophie’s World

I had this vision of the two of us holding hands or getting into some light petting behind shower curtains or up in the fencing aisle or some shit.

— Susan Juby, Home to Woefield

This dullness of vision regarding the importance of the general welfare to the individual is the measure of the failure of our schools and churches to teach the spiritual significance of genuine democracy.

— Henry A. Wallace

We will never realize the vision in division

— Saji Ijiyemi

You see, without hard work and responsibility, there is no American Dream. Hard work lays the foundation. Our solidarity makes work pay – for all of us. For the greater good. That’s what our vision of shared prosperity is all about.

— Richard Trumka

The best method of sharing your vision is your personal example

— Sunday Adelaja

It is not incumbent on the world to conform to your vision of change. It is up to you to explain the future in terms that those living in the past and present can follow.

— Jay Samit, Disrupt You!: Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation

If your vision inspires others to see their dreams and your actions motivate them to realize it, then you are a leader.

— Debasish Mridha

With a clear vision you will arrive at your define-destination.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Each of us is an artist capable of conceiving and creating a vision from the depths of our being.

— Dorothy Fadiman

Your spiritual path is decided by your vision and accomplished by your consistency.

— Samuel T. Padmore, Invading the Kingdom of Darkness: Rescuing Families and Nations

A visionary company is one which is seen growing in a consistent pattern by being goal oriented driven by a vision and a mission

— Henrietta Newton Martin

My father’s values and vision of this country obviously form everything I have as values and ideals. But this is not the ghost of my father running for the leadership of the Liberal party. This is me.

— Justin Trudeau

Your vision is like a seed, which a sower sows in the ground

— Sunday Adelaja

You can just drift unhappily towards this vision of heaven on earth, and ultimately that is what architecture is a vision of: Heaven on earth, at it’s best.

— Ben Nicholson

In order to create a positive life, you have to have a positive vision and take creative actions.

— Debasish Mridha

A vision flashed across Nick’s mind. It was the image of a lipstick kiss his wife left for him on the mirror that morning. It hung there like the single digit sum to the chalkboard-crammed equation of his life.

— Gary Ponzo, A Touch of Deceit

Poetry is not only a set of words which are chosen to relate to each other it is something which goes much further than that to provide a glimpse of our vision of the world.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

You shouldn’t expect anyone to give you a vision. A vision is not given, it’s created, by you.

— Innocent Mwatsikesimbe, The Vision

I will erase this world of yours with such magnificence of my presence that your vision will remain no more, your eyes fading to darkness and your soul barren before me, in my grasp that I shall corrupt to a slave of mine.

— Saim Cheeda

A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done.

— Ralph Nader

I have always fought for ideas – until I learned that it isn’t ideas but grief struggle and flashes of vision which enlighten.

— Margaret Anderson

You must dream or have a vision about your calling. This vision will help you take action

— Sunday Adelaja

There are many men out there who can see nothing but evil. It is on their vision like a cataract. Don’t make yourself available to their interpretation of your worth.

— Laurie Perez, Torpor: Though the Heart Is Warm

I think some aspects of writing can be taught. Obviously, you can’t teach vision or talent. But you can help with comfort.

— Toni Morrison

The vision is always for the appointed time.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

That summer, in any case, all the fears with which I had grown up, and which were now a part of me and controlled my vision of the world, rose up like a wall between the world and me, and drove me into the church.

— James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time

Blurred vision makes you misunderstand and misinterpret your purpose in life.

— Richard Okorie

Men of passion and vision are often seen as mad.

— Robin Hobb, Royal Assassin

When there is no vision people perish.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.

— James Allen

The romantic vision she’d held of her marriage where the two of them came first and children, no matter whose they were, came after that relationship had disappeared, and she had no idea where to find it.

— Sarah Jo Smith, Entangled Loyalties

Your purpose is why you you’re living, your vision is how you’re going to execute it.

— Bob Proctor

The European Union, which is not directly responsible to voters, provides an irresistible opportunity for European elites to seize power in order to impose their own vision on a newly socially regimented Europe.

— Maggie Gallagher

Oh what a wonderful soul so bright inside you. Got power to heal the sun’s broken heart, power to restore the moon’s vision too.

— Aberjhani, Songs from the Black Skylark zPed Music Player

As I enlarged my vision to see the bigger picture of my dad’s full life, I was better able to let go of being stuck in memories of its end.

— Lisa J. Shultz, A Chance to Say Goodbye: Reflections on Losing a Parent

Have the vision to create something wonderful, something that has true value forever.

— Steven Redhead, The Solution

Have we fallen into a mesmerized state that makes us accept as inevitable that which is inferior or detrimental, as though having lost the will or the vision to demand that which is good?

— Rachel Carson, Silent Spring

Your Crystal Clear vision should provide you a glimpse of a new universe and turn your excuse for failure into purposes for progress. The shallowness of your previous failures has become a deep well of resources for success.

— Farshad Asl

Don’t just see the vision of what you want. Be the vision of what you want!

— Dr Wendy Dearborne

A different language is a different vision of life.

— Federico Fellini

…all the fears with which I had grown up, and which were now a part of me and controlled my vision of the world, rose up like a wall between the world and me…

— James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time

Reality is what people who lack vision see.

— Mokokoma Mokhonoana, The Confessions of a Misfit

I pray that I am sufficiently stirred by the rumor of great things to seek the God who created this single thread that I am, and to marvel at a vision magnificent enough to cause this God to weave from this single thread a tapestry most resplendent.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough, An Intimate Collision: Encounters with Life and Jesus

Where there is no vision the people perish.

— Bible

Dream lofty dreams and as you dream so shall you become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall at last unveil.

— John Ruskin

A life without a vision is like a kite let loose; it is directed by the forces that be, never giving even the slightest of resistance to life’s pressures, eventually ending up far away from home (that comfortable place).

— Innocent Mwatsikesimbe, The Vision

Things are beautiful or ugly only in time and space. The new man’s vision being liberated from these two factors, all is unified in one unique beauty.

— Piet Mondrian

Sunrise, sunset, changes right before my eyes, but your vision stays forever in my heart

— Karla M. Nashar, Bellamore: A Beautiful Love To Remember

The failure to read good books both enfeebles the vision and strengthens our most fatal tendency — the belief that the here and now is all there is.

— Allan Bloom, The Closing of the American Mind

It is lack of vision and passion on the part of his redeemed children that keeps the nations bound in darkness

— Sunday Adelaja

I’m thankful that my memory is good because my vision is going.

— Paula Poundstone

No matter what vision you have in Nigeria. The first thing that must be done is to destroy Terrorist.

— Saminu Kanti

I stood still, vision blurring, and in that moment, I heard my heart break. It was a small, clean sound, like the snapping of a flower’s stem.

— Diana Gabaldon, Dragonfly in Amber

I always had to genuinely like the actors I worked with and use my enthusiasm and vision to give them confidence to push their creativity and their humor.

— Tamra Davis

The core of any family is what is changeless, what is going to be there──shared vision and values.

— Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

A vision is best presented as a story that people can relate to.

— Jim Kerr

I have often had a retrospective vision where everything in my past life seems to fall with significance into logical sequence.

— Ansel Adams

This is the most enormous extension of vision of which life is capable: the projection of itself into other lives. This is the lonely, magnificent power of humanity. It is . . . the supreme epitome of the reaching out.

— Loren Eiseley, The Immense Journey

Anyone who limits her vision to memories of yesterday is already dead.

— Lillie Langtry

President Obama and our all-of-the-above energy strategy is the real deal. We are proud of the fact that we are importing less oil than at any time in modern history, and it has been because of the president’s vision and courage.

— Ken Salazar

We are used to thinking of Amazon myths in terms of violence against uppity women, but the ancient evidence also reveals a vision of gender equality.

— Adrienne Mayor

Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live!

— Bob Marley

All you need is a vision and a little passion to meet success.

— Jenna Alatari

Ishabal: “If you may correct your vision as you like, why do you wear spectacles?” Tris: “Because I like them. Because I have better things to do with my magic than fixing my vision when ordinary glass will do.

— Tamora Pierce, The Will of the Empress

The road never ends … only our vision does.

— Amit Reddy, Who Stole My India?

By just looking at a different direction than others, you may gain the vision of a genius because geniuses often do this!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

If you can see the vision of your goal clearly, you can plan and map effectively, and navigate efficiently.

— Steve Maraboli

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.

— Helen Keller

Clear vision holds the key.

— M.J. Colewood

My vision of what God can do is nothing more than a fleeting glance of the backside of the ‘possible, ’ while God is inviting me to the forefront of the ‘impossible.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough, An Intimate Collision: Encounters with Life and Jesus

If you’ve seen a clear & worthy vision, you get up every morning to pursue your vision even if you were knocked down the previous day…

— Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

In fact, the converse is true: At a time when the United States has been called on for a level of moral leadership, vision and inspiration not seen since World War II, we cannot afford to dissemble about crimes against humanity.

— Adam Schiff

Goals and dreams are not purposed to please others. I’d rather be the jester who adds value to those around me than a King with no vision or intention of making a difference.

— Janna Cachola, Short journey

It takes a leader to create the momentum, it takes a vision to direct the momentum, it takes a massive action to build on the momentum, and it takes self-discipline to sustain the momentum. Momentum is the bridge between a vision and its results.

— Farshad Asl

The key to triumph is the art of choosing your battles – staying focused on your vision and avoiding distraction.

— Mensah Oteh

When the vision of the U.S. government included guarding the rights of people but staying out of their way, America was an economic engine more powerful than anything the world had ever witnessed.

— Ben Carson, One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future

If you see your country going through economic problems, the best thing to do is to come up with a strategy, plan and vision of how to affect the economy of the nation, rather than simply fixing your own individual economic problem.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

As an artist I have always tried to be faithful to my vision of life, and I have frequently been in conflict with those who wanted me to paint not what I saw but what they wished me to see.

— Diego Rivera, My Art, My Life

What makes architecture extraordinary is that you’re looking at the building, but your peripheral vision is also seeing how it fits within a space. And it’s seeing more than one part of the building at one time.

— Sydney Pollack

I promise you that the moment you unwaveringly commit to your own vision, seen and unseen powers will unite to make that vision a reality.

— Toni Sorenson, The Great Brain Cleanse

Maybe the job of the artist is to see through all of this strangeness to what really is, and that takes a lot of courage and a strong faith in the validity of the artistic vision even if there is not a conscious faith in God.

— Madeleine L’Engle, Walking on Water: Reflections on Faith and Art

When your eyes are fixed on the horizon of eternity, it affects your vision for motherhood.

— Gloria Furman, Treasuring Christ When Your Hands are Full: Gospel Meditations for Busy Moms

I had a vision and made it happen.- Christina Lari, Olivia & Owen

— Holly Hurd, Venture Mom: From Idea to Income in Just 12 Weeks

It could be that God has absconded but spread, as our vision and understanding of the universe have spread, to a fabric of spirit and sense so grand and subtle, so powerful in a new way, that we can only feel blindly of its hem.

— Annie Dillard, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

All you need is a vision and everything else will fall in place. Trust me

— Charmaine J. Forde

Poetry is alive because it is a medium of vision and experience. It is not necessarily comfortable.It is not necessarily safe.

— Lenore Kandel

A vision is a promise of the future as seen in the present.

— Mensah Oteh

Jesus’ own witness of sacrificial love and forgiveness, and his work to heal the sick and care for those in need, represent God’s ways and vision for us.

— Adam Hamilton

Eisenhower on LBJ: “He hadn’t got the depth of mind nor the breath vision to carry great responsibility.

— David Pietrusza, 1960–LBJ vs. JFK vs. Nixon: The Epic Campaign That Forged Three Presidencies

It is not sufficient for artistic expressions to serve as “signposts declaring what it is to be fully human.” They should impart a vision of what it can be to become divine.

— Ron Brackin

The vision is for the sacred-time. Though it delays, joyfully wait for it.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

I know my vision is impaired and cannot be trusted with even the simplest tasks, much less dating. Not that I´ve come within talon distance of a man.

— Suzanne Finnamore, Split: A Memoir of Divorce

Then, without postponing anything, build a structure that will allow you to transform this vision into reality

— Sunday Adelaja

My vision for Scotland is one in which we fight together for the values we are care about: equality, fairness and social justice. Those values are the same whether you live in Dumfries or Carlisle.

— Douglas Alexander

The war on Christmas is waged of weakness and fed by vision blinded. It is a war of intellect blunted to stupidity and calling begging at the feet of cowardice.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough, An Intimate Collision: Encounters with Life and Jesus

Above all we have to go beyond words and images and concepts. No imaginative vision or conceptual framework is adequate to the great reality.

— Bede Griffiths

Cynic, n. A blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are not as they ought to be.

— Ambrose Bierce, The Unabridged Devil’s Dictionary

God gave you a vision so you can beget a dream

— Sunday Adelaja

When the vision fills your brain and passion hits your gut, the need to write it down cannot be stifled. (Marti Melville)

— Marti Melville

Feet sandaled with dreams tread paths of vision leading to wisdom’s sharp peaks.

— Aberjhani, The River of Winged Dreams

We need a bold, new, positive vision for the future of our country.

— Theresa May

The power of well a formulated question unlocks the mind, frees the spirit and allows the imagination to realize a vision through the clarity of intent.

— W Larsen Hughes

Vision unknown is self-abuse. Vision known is self-abuse discovery. But vision applied is self-liberation. Application is the key

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Ladder

Part of being a writer is defending your vision and not caving in to outside pressures.

— Jennifer Crusie

we need not avoid our active lives, but simply bring to them a new vision and shift of gravity. for in the center we are rooted in god’s love. in such a place there is no need for striving and impatience and dashing about seeking approval.

— Sue Monk Kidd, God’s Joyful Surprise: Finding Yourself Loved

Keeping it simple, you have a vision of what you are to become and a strategy for making that happen.

— Pearl Zhu, Digital Valley: Five Pearls of Wisdom to Make Profound Influence

The vision may be the destination but the journey began with a past which will stay connected whatever the sages may say against it – there is always a hyperlink.

— Amit Abraham

never sacrifice yourself for love, remember it should improve your vision not change your sight

— Nikki Rowe

Create a vision for the life you really want and then work relentlessly towards making it a reality.

— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

One single vision fills all minds: that of our independence endangered. One single duty imposes itself upon our wills: the duty of stubborn resistance.

— Albert II of Belgium

Visionary Fiction speaks the language of the soul. It offers a vision of humanity as we dream it could be.

— Jodine Turner

i loved her, for she was beauty dressed in a selfless personality and the skin of unconditional love. A voice of truthful melody and eyes holding a vision so large, maybe, just maybe she was born to change the world.

— Nikki Rowe

To cultivate bravery and courage, get involved in a cause you are passionate about.Serving a vision bigger than yourself changes your focus from self-doubt to whatever action is necessary for the vision to succeed. “When in doubt, take it out.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Action: 8 Ways to Initiate & Activate Forward Momentum for Positive Impact

You must realize that you have a vision on this earth

— Sunday Adelaja

If your vision encourages and enables others to hope more, see more, act more, love more, and live more then you are a true pathfinder.

— Debasish Mridha

Though the body is itsgenesis, a poem is the vision of a p

— Frank Bidart, Watching the Spring Festival: Poems

Leadership is a process where a leader has a purpose oriented destination and lets the followers find the best way to get there with a common vision and goal.

— Debasish Mridha

Philosophy is the critically reflective, systematically articulated attempt to illumine our human experience in depth and set it in a vision of the whole.

— W. Norris Clarke, The One and the Many: A Contemporary Thomistic Metaphysics

Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right and our responsiblity to be equal members of society.

— Janet Jackson

Developing a world class vision is the secret to world-class motivation.

— Steve Siebold

Leadership is an ability to have a great vision for the future and the ability to inspire others to follow.

— Debasish Mridha

Dance on the stage of life with love in your heart, a smile on your face, and a great vision in your mind.

— Debasish Mridha

A clear vision calms hearts down! A good understanding soothes anxious hearts!

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

I have a different vision of leadership. A leadership is someone who brings people together.

— George W. Bush

Every great work every big accomplishment has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision and often just before the big achievement comes apparent failure and discouragement.

— Florence Scovel Shinn

No vision and you perish No ideal and you’re lost Your heart must ever cherish Some faith at any cost. Some hope some dream to cling to Some rainbow in the sky Some melody to sing to Some service that is high.

— Harriet Du Autermont

Sight is seeing what’s there, vision is seeing what’s possible

— Retin Obasohan

Write your goals down. Write your goals on paper and not in your mind. That makes the vision plain. Spend quality time with yourself and review your life.

— Oscar Bimpong

be much more friendly to such things that matter most .Things that will propel your vision and ambition to higher heights. Things that will help you enlarge your tentacles. Do not look down on small things however

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Great Leaders Create More LeadersGood leaders have vision and inspire others to help them turn vision into reality. Great leaders create more leaders, not followers. Great leaders have vision, share vision, and inspire others to create their own.

— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

The negative side of the American Dream comes when people pursue success at any cost, which in turn destroys the vision and the dream.

— Azar Nafisi

The silence stretched out between us as I stared at him, the tears blurring my vision as I waited for him to save me from this torment. Surely he could find a way.

— Kathryn Michaels, Crazy for Milk

To lose awareness of what is helpful or harmful in the worldly life is moh (Illusory vision & attachment).

— Dada Bhagwan

A vision is something supernatural, which develops in the heart of a man

— Sunday Adelaja

Properly understood, Imagination and Prayer are directly proportional —the more they pray beyond their bounds, they expand their vision beyond their resources, their experiences, their expectations.

— Geoffrey Wood

Allowing yourself to forgive will fuel your goals and life vision with new energy.

— Eileen Anglin

Is life so wretched? Isn’t it rather your hands which are too small your vision which is muddled? You are the one who must grow up.

— Dag Hammarskjold

A journey of the mind – a written vision quest – has only one goal: to interact with the world and attempt to develop the dormant intellectual and spiritual awareness of the author.

— Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

My vision is to change the world and paint it with a brush that is powerful enough to make us one.

— Morgan Chabane

Hold faithfully to your unique vision and your detractors will eventually tire and give-up.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

There are plenty of bad editors who try to impose their own vision on a book. (…)A good novel editor is invisible.

— Terri Windling

The best works of art are never innocuous: they alter the viewer’s perceptual predictions. It is only when the patterns of our vision are disrupted that we truly pay attention and must ask ourselves what we are looking at.

— Siri Hustvedt, A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind

Souvenez-vous toujours que dans la vie, la passion sans vision est une perte d’énergie, et que la vision sans passion est une impasse.

— Jo M. Sekimonyo, l’enfer c’est lui

If you have a vision from God, It means you have the ability to fulfill it

— Sunday Adelaja

Success is about dedication. You may not be where you want to be or do what you want to do when you’re on the journey. But you’ve got to be willing to have vision and foresight that leads you to an incredible end.

— Usher

I think the only choice that will enable us to hold to our vision is one that abandons the concept of naming enemies and adopts a concept familiar to the nonviolent tradition: naming behavior that is oppressive

— Barbara Deming

A single minded vision gives the strength of purpose.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

The only genuine hope of feminist liberation lies wth a vision of social change which challenges class elitism.

— bell hooks, Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics

One of the best paradoxes of leadership is a leader’s need to be both stubborn and open-minded. A leader must insist on sticking to the vision and stay on course to the destination. But he must be open-minded during the process.

— Simon Sinek

She had a vision of the two of them trapped on a tiny raft surrounded by miles of open water. It would be a kind of test, like surviving on a desert island–but that’s what a marriage was, wasn’t it? They would have to help each other or die.

— Stewart O’Nan, Songs for the Missing

Leadership vision is built on the leader’s authenticity.

— Pearl Zhu, Digital Valley: Five Pearls of Wisdom to Make Profound Influence

Roosevelt was the one who had the vision to change our policy from isolationism to world leadership. That was a terrific revolution. Our country’s never been the same since.

— W. Averell Harriman

Whether a chief executive officer (CEO) is applying the practices to build an organizational vision or an employee is helping a colleague resolve a problem, anyone at any organizational level can leverage leadership practices.

— Gary DePaul, Nine Practices of 21st Century Leadership: A Guide for Inspiring Creativity, Innovation, and Engagement

The cost of ignorance is high and it can erode life, vision and wealth to the barren grounds of poverty and perplexity.

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah, Religion, Philosophy and life

Today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well therefore to this day.

— Francis Gray

Talent without money, coach, vision and mission is a piteous adventure.

— Michael Bassey Johnson

I read as if time were running out, because technically it is. As I grow older I find I’m increasingly impatient with mediocre entertainments; I want books that will take my breath away and realign my vision – Barbara Kingsolver

— Pat Williams, Read for Your Life: 11 Ways to Better Yourself Through Books

If your vision is bigger than you are, look for partners who are bigger than your vision.

— Alin Sav

One of the things I’ve learned about vision is people will grab it mentally or, have a crab mentality.

— Onyi Anyado

Increase in vision comes with wisdom to reap the harvest

— Sunday Adelaja

The challenge is having a harmonized vision about management philosophy, capability, structure, and maturity in a digital organization.

— Pearl Zhu, It Innovation: Reinvent It for the Digital Age

purpose of life give away to vision, vision creates dream, and dreams become reality.

— charley sweeney

Leaders can set targets as high as they like, but when followers are not aware of the vision in place; it may just be another futile endeavor.

— Gift Gugu Mona

Joy is the goal of existence, and joy is not to be stumbled upon, but to be achieved, and the act of treason is to let its vision drown in the swamp of the moment’s torture.

— Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

The power and magnetic pull of your vision is hinged on the purpose and passion behind it and, most importantly, the intent.

— Mensah Oteh, The Good Life: Transform your life through one good day

You will obtain a vision of matter that is perhaps fatiguing for your imagination, but pure and stripped of what the requirements of life make you add to it in external perception.

— Henri Bergson

With Bruford, the album was One Of A Kind. All-instrumental, it possessed the kind of focused vision that allowed for no ifs or buts. With the unnerving confidence of youth, it had This Is What We Do And This Is How We Do It stamped all over it.

— Bill Bruford, Bill Bruford – The Autobiography: Yes, King Crimson, Earthworks and More

We discern a grand force in the lover which he lacks whilst a free man, but there is a breadth of vision in the free man which in the lover we vainly seek.

— Thomas Hardy

A dream is the frame or portrait or a construction or focus of one’s vision by means of perception, based on what he or she knows and settles within via strategic thinking.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Michelangelo | Beethoven | Shakespeare: 15 Things Common to Great Achievers

The best wins or looses in life are those that leave you with a newer vision onto life.

— Sameh Elsayed

If you need a reason to get involved in world politics, all you need to do is watch a playground of children for awhile. Imagine a world that happy and free all the time, that vision is the future worth fighting for.

— Laurance Kitts

[God] has in mind a picture of what He intends to create. He breaks, cracks, chisels, and polishes until one day there emerges His vision . . . God has not yet finished with us.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

A healthy vision of the future is not possible without an accurate knowledge of the past.

— Daisaku Ikeda

Lust for power, greed, false religions reign today because of lack of vision and passion to redeem nations

— Sunday Adelaja

You know how people always talk about how vision is the key to entrepreneurship and perseverance and really seeing what other people don’t see? We can actually redeem a fair amount of that folk wisdom.

— Eric Ries

Your vision is not only in your heart but also in the heart of God

— Sunday Adelaja

When you allow a third party to carry your thoughts and vision to the second party, always be prepared that the purpose or vision of your message will be lost in translation.

— ShahenshahHK

Art is a passion with great vision and cultural expression.

— Debasish Mridha

The vision is not to see things just as we have imagined them to be. The vision is the freedom to live deliberately every day and that is a simply a choice.

— Colleen Mariotti, Livology: A Global Guide to a Deliberate Life

Without clarity and motivation, your vision will remain a wish in dream-land… It takes an action-centred and results-driven work ethic to execute your duties and responsibilities, to make your success more deliberate.

— Archibald Marwizi, Making Success Deliberate

When you begin to act on your dream it becomes a vision. When you stop acting on your vision it becomes a dream.

— Paul Bamikole

The vision of time is broad, but when you pass through it, time becomes a narrow door.’ And always, he fought the temptation to choose a clear, safe course, warning, ‘That path leads ever down into stagnation.

— Frank Herbert

Single minded vision gives the strength of purpose.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

The vision is always for the appointed time. Though it tarry, it will not fail. It shall surely come to pass in perfect moment.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

When I was your age, art was a lonely thing: no galleries, no collecting, no critics, no money. We didn’t have mentors. We didn’t have parents. We were alone. But it was a great time, because we had nothing to lose and a vision to gain.

— John Logan, Red

Focus on your vision and God will help you and give you the power to overcome any fear

— Sunday Adelaja

I see a vision, its the vision of tomorrow, no force can stop it from manifesting, not even the sun nor the moon.

— Auliq-Ice

Without a compelling vision to draw you away from your present and pull you through any challenges and into the future, it becomes easy to settle for a lesser life than the one you could achieve.

— Mensah Oteh, Unlocking Life’s Treasure Chest: Wisdom keys to keep you inspired, encouraged, motivated and focused

We do not see the world through a window, but through a mirror. Everything we discern is comparatively held to the vision with which we see ourselves.

— LeeAnn Taylor

Reading can break us out of the tunnel vision of the narrow specialty and lead us into many intriguing and important avenues of thought.

— Gene Edward Veith Jr., Reading Between the Lines

To continue what one had been doing — which was Dante’s idea of hell — is, I came to see, and the vision frightened me, easy in one’s sixties.

— Carolyn G. Heilbrun, The Last Gift of Time: Life Beyond Sixty

Central to America’s rise to global leadership is our Judeo-Christian tradition with the vision of the goodness and possibilities of every human life.

— Mitt Romney

Personal essay writing is analogous to undertaking a vision quest, a potential turning point in life taken to discover intimate personal truths, form complex abstract thoughts, and ascertain the intended spiritual direction of a person’s life.

— Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

My political awakening, if I can be as grand as to call it that, was all about what was happening around me. It wasn’t some romantic, patriotic vision of Scotland going back to what it had been 300 years previously.

— Nicola Sturgeon

God had a vision of the earth before creation

— Sunday Adelaja

A well pursued vision defiles the forces of antagonist.

— ANIKOR Daniel

To say that the emperor has no clothes is a nice anti-authoritarian gesture, but to say that everything without exception is going straight to hell is not an alternative vision but only an inverted version of the mainstream’s ‘everything’s fine.

— Rebecca Solnit, Hope in the Dark

Too many athletes are living in a tiny window. They have no vision for themselves – what they can be outside of football and what they can mean to a community. They just don’t know any better. My hopes and dreams are unlimited.

— Junior Seau

Yesterday is but a dream, Tomorrow is only a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope.

— Kālidāsa, The complete works of Kalidasa

God is able to turn your vision into reality

— Sunday Adelaja

Her vision of the world under the water represented a beautiful stillness, a version of heaven. It was the lost city of Lena, her alternate universe, the life she yearned for but didn’t get to have.

— Ann Brashares, Sisterhood Everlasting

As long as the vision is flawed, egoism is evident. Therefore, one has to get rid of the flaws.

— Dada Bhagwan

Where there is an absence of international political leadership, civil society should step in to fill the gap, providing the energy and vision needed to move the world in a new and better direction.

— Daisaku Ikeda

You lost the ability to see beauty in others because your vision got clouded by someone who sold you a fantasy that no one could live up to.

— Karishma Magvani

Every good vision is not meant to benefit or serve self, where a ‘vision’ is for self; it is not more a vision, but an ambition.

— ANIKOR Daniel

We are limited, not by our abilities, but by our vision. You gotta have a BIG vision to know what your abilities are. Don’t be afraid. Fear limits YOU and YOUR VISION. It’s okay to DREAM and dream BIG.

— Abhishek Kumar, Stardust Family – We Are One!

The Leader who sets a vision and encourages others to to take ownership in their future will obtain the greatest reward of overall performance resulting in success.~bns~

— Bluenscottish

I had a vision with which I might have saved my people, but I had not the strength to do it.

— Black Elk

Showing leadership doesn’t mean every employee will run the organization that would lead to chaos. Businesses do need someone to set the vision and then lead the team to it.

— Robin S. Sharma

We must always strive to reflect the highest vision of ourselves.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

Not since the original Mac had a clarity of product vision so propelled a company into the future. ” If anybody was ever wondering why Apple is on the earth, I would hold up this as a good example

— Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs

My poor vision gives me a soft-focus morning. For the first half hour, I kind of wander through my house, and everything is a blur. I put my contacts in when I’m ready to deal with the world.

— Carrie Ann Inaba

The vision that the founding fathers had of rule of law and equality before the law and no one above the law, that is a very viable vision, but instead of that, we have quasi mob rule.

— James Bovard

Sharing a clear and concise vision spawns a sense of purpose and direction. It attracts success toward you and helps you build an expanding team.

— Farshad Asl, The “No Excuses” Mindset: A Life of Purpose, Passion, and Clarity

Your purpose explains what you are doing with your life. Your vision explains how you are living your purpose. Your goals enable you to realize your vision.” – Bob Proctor

— Bob Proctor

Never be limited by others’ inability to think of you in terms big enough or dreams grand enough. Never allow yourself to define what is possible for you in your life by others’ limited vision of what they believe is possible for them in theirs.

— Judy M. Ford, The Light in Your Pocket: Illuminate Your Life in 140-Characters or Less

My vision is to help each man, woman and child connect with their inherent psychic ability. I believe that each person has the potential to tap into their abilities and access them to empower their life and reach their full potential.

— Sandy Anastasi

I don’t think one party has a bad vision over the other party. I have no doubts that every Indian and every Indian political leadership would like to see this country get to a much better level. We would all like to see inclusive growth.

— Baba Kalyani

The greatest enemy of any vision is discouragement or disappointment

— Sunday Adelaja

I have a vision of a Galaxy overrun by mankind from Core to rim. Of four hundred billion stars each enslaved to the rhythm of Earth’s day, Earth’s year. I have a vision of a trillion planets pulsing to the beat of a human heart.

— Stephen Baxter, Exultant

Inspiration for my short stories grows from a psychic kernel, a vision of some sort or an eccentric, colorful dream.

— Lawren Leo, Love’s Shadow: Nine Crooked Paths

You need vision to transform political arena

— Sunday Adelaja

I’m consumed with tech – medical, computational, impossible tech. So, I don’t know exactly what I’ll wind up doing, where I’ll go with all this schooling, but I’m willing that it be better than my dogmatic vision of it all.

— Justine Bateman

The highest duty of the writer is to remain true to himself and let the chips fall where they may. In serving his vision of the truth the artist best serves his nation.

— John F. Kennedy

There is always a need for a visionary man your vision will make you relevant in the scheme of men and your relevance will birth the needed money depending on the level of your functional-ability.

— ANIKOR Daniel

The value of having a vision backed by a strong work ethic is the simple formula for success

— Jerry Gladstone, The Common Thread of Overcoming Adversity and Living Your Dreams

The beautiful thing having a vision for life is it adds energy, enthusiasm, winning spirit, patience, dedication and productive inner qualities in you.

— Deepak Burfiwala, Self-Ignorance Is Your Problem. Self-Awareness Is Your Solution.: Success Is Your Birthright! Life Is Yours and You Are the Pilot of It, Do Something about It.

The ancient Jewish people gave the world the vision of eternal peace, of universal disarmament, of abolishing the teaching and learning of war.

— Menachem Begin

The growth of an organization is not dependent on the number of employees in its register. It is dependent on the number of employees who show dedication and commitment to the vision of the organization.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Ladder

Stapled to her gaze, sucked into the potency of her focus, only the trace of her blood in my mouth reassures me this is not a vision but a hallucinogenic pause from responsibility.

— Poppet, Aisyx

We must work together on a common vision and a common goal.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Our human resources as marshalled by the will were not sufficient they failed utterly…. Every day is a day when we must carry the vision of God’s will into all our activities.

— Alcoholics Anonymous

What is morality, she asked.Judgement to distinguish right and wrong, vision to see the truth, and courage to act upon it, dedication to that which is good, integrity to stand by the good at any price.

— Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

A vision we give to others of who and what they could become has power when it echoes what the spirit has already spoken into their souls.

— Larry Crabb

If you have a great vision and are ready for a passionate mission, they you are a leader.

— Debasish Mridha

…Don’t ever worry bout bein holy, babychild. Just keep your eyes wide open except when you sleep. Then let the Lord’s mighty vision see you through the night.

— Rebecca Wells, Little Altars Everywhere

President Reagan was a leader at a time when the American people most needed leadership. He outlined a vision that captured the imagination of the free world, a vision that toppled the Communist empire and freed countless millions.

— Dennis Hastert

Sighing, he settled into his chair, watching the vision of space at his front. It was stoic, calm, and never ending—deadly, if you weren’t careful.

— Kiersten Fay, Demon Possession

Entering a library, I am always stuck by the way in which a certain vision of the world is imposed upon the reader through its categories and its order.

— Alberto Manguel, The Library at Night

It’s one thing to really dream and have a vision and want all these cool things, but it’s a whole other thing when you actually have wisdom and understand things. Then you can truly make the best decisions.

— Ciara

Every challenge you encounter is part of the life’s journey. The challenges must be overcome for the vision to be fulfilled.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

I don’t think Hollywood makes many good films anymore. How many directors can you really trust to have an artistic vision, not a corporate vision or a watered-down communal one?

— Nick Cave

The right vision to a wrong person is like the right seed to wrong soil.

— Gift Gugu Mona

Live your vision and demand your success.

— Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

The best investors are visionaries—they look beyond the present. By the same token, vision remains vision until you focus, do the work, and bring it down to earth where it will do some good.

— Ziad K. Abdelnour, Economic Warfare: Secrets of Wealth Creation in the Age of Welfare Politics

People with vision sees opportunity where there is problem. They see money not problem.

— Patience Johnson, Why Does an Orderly God Allow Disorder

With every new encounter with God your vision becomes clearer and sharper

— Sunday Adelaja

Once again, I’ve been thwarted by the massive difference between my vision of the successful me and the me I’m currently stuck with.

— Lauren Graham, Someday, Someday, Maybe

To pattern government after a kingdom is not to reflect the heavenly vision of God’s kingdom

— Sunday Adelaja

Subcreation is not just a desire, but a need and a right; it renews our vision and gives us new perspective and insight into ontological questions that might otherwise escape our notice within the default assumptions we make about reality.

— Mark J.P. Wolf, Building Imaginary Worlds: The Theory and History of Subcreation

The most successful individuals and leaders achieve their dreams because they have a clear vision they have committed their life to.

— Mensah Oteh, The Best Chance: A Guide to Discovering Your Purpose, Reaching Your Potential, Experiencing Fulfilment and Achieving Success in Any Area of Life

You are my dark turned to bright, the day into my light. A vision of splendour to my lights, light.

— Truth Devour, Unrequited

I guess the news is this: If you’re a Republican and you smile, liberals don’t like it. Maybe that’s because Democrats are afraid that I’ve been able to show an optimistic vision for this country.

— Cory Gardner

The Declaration of Independence was always our vision of who we wanted to be, our ideal of freedom and justice, how we were going to be different, and what the American experiment was going to be about.

— Marian Wright Edelman

My mother wanted me to be a teacher. She had this vision of me walking across the quadrangle in an Oxford college wearing my academic gown.

— Simon Callow

The greatest vision of sin that a person canever receive is to look at the cross.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

If a man is experiencing many trials, God often gives him a vision through dreams to strengthen his spirit

— Sunday Adelaja

Without action, a vision is just a piece of paper. In education, we have lots of paper.

— William Sterrett, Insights Into Action: Successful School Leaders Share What Works

My black hero is and always will be Martin Luther King, not just because of the strength of his oratory but because his vision was very much the reality that I’d come to take for granted.

— David Harewood

The one who cannot see your vision will be blinded by your mission.

— Habeeb Akande

The most important legacy you will ever leave is your vision planted in the minds of your disciples and a passion as strong as a storm in their hearts.

— Shannon L. Alder

When every minute of your day is planned & you are packed for days, you shall soon realize that the pain of past fades, vision of life gets clearer and all that seemed to poison your life Ceases to exist.

— Sujit Lalwani, Life Simplified!

A vision without a practical plan to develop it, is only that… “a vision.

— J.A. Perez

Purists don’t take shortcuts. For me, the vision is more important than anything.

— Sharad Vivek Sagar

Positional leaders ignore the fact that every person has hopes, dreams, desires, and goals of his own. And leaders must bring their vision and the aspirations of the people they lead together in a way that benefits everyone.

— John C. Maxwell

Enthusiastic people take action rather than setting up roadblocks or distractions. What helps grow enthusiasm and build momentum is having a clear vision of what motivates you, which will help you remain focused.

— Farshad Asl, The “No Excuses” Mindset: A Life of Purpose, Passion, and Clarity

A vision inspires, aligns, and directs. it says to other people, “here is what I am up to, come and play in my sandbox!

— Paul Gibbons, Reboot Your Life: A 12-day Program for Ending Stress, Realizing Your Goals, and Being More Productive

Unless action is taken soon – unless we can display the same vision of that earlier period – we will lose the treasure of California’s open space and environmental beauty.

— Adam Schiff

There really was no point in having vision that didn’t revolve a full 360 degrees because it was usually from behind that life would sneak up and overtake you.

— Keith Buckley, Scale: A Novel

Having a vision for your life is like having wider wings to fly high in the sky of your life.

— Deepak Burfiwala, Self-Ignorance Is Your Problem. Self-Awareness Is Your Solution.: Success Is Your Birthright! Life Is Yours and You Are the Pilot of It, Do Something about It.

To truly be successful you must of have a clear vision of what success means to you & then share that knowledge with others to grow a team ~bns~

— Bluenscottish

Touch your vision daily.

— Sunday Adelaja

Don’t just pray, but reach out in prayer to get an understanding of God’s plan, of His revelation and vision for your life.

— Pastor Adelaja Sunday

While he wanted to teach me what he knew, I wanted him to see what it all looked like for me—perhaps love is a process of finding a common vision of reality.

— Aleksandar Hemon, The Book of My Lives

He knew how to construct a song out of the nothing of day-to-day life and how to sing that nothing into a song so beautiful that it could sustain the vision of a whole and better world.

— Kate DiCamillo, The Magician’s Elephant

When you don’t have a vision or a plan for the future, your mind has no choice but to dwell in the past.

— Steve Maraboli

He sang one whole verse directly to her, then, in fidelity to the song, he sent his vision inward to where his purest music was always found, and he looked at no one at all as he sang to Eanna herself, a hymn to names and the naming of things.

— Guy Gavriel Kay, Tigana

The one who has won over duality is adwait (non-duality; state of oneness, free from duality-state). With a transparent inner vision one can attain a state beyond duality.

— Dada Bhagwan

A fair vision had welcomed him in this land of disease.

— J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers

The very essence of leadership is that you have to have a vision. It’s got to be a vision you articulate clearly and forcefully on every occasion. You can’t blow an uncertain trumpet.

— Theodore Hesburgh

It takes vision and courage to create- it takes faith and courage to prove.

— Owen D. Young

God guides his church, maintains her always, and especially in difficult times. Let us never lose this vision of faith, which is the only true vision of the way of the church and the world.

— Pope Benedict XVI

I believe that if that vision or dream comes from God, He will also give you the strategy to bring it to pass.

— J.A. Perez

The person you are sleeping with signifies the value upon which you have for yourself. You are attracted to who reflects your deepest vision of yourself

— Bridget English

What can any of us do with his talent but try to develop his vision so that through frequent failures we may learn better what we have missed in the past.

— William Carlos Williams

After the Great Depression and after public urging, a nationwide public competition was held to determine a design for a memorial that would honor President Thomas Jefferson’s bold vision for westward expansion for America.

— Russ Carnahan

Nothing really big, really bold, or really beautiful was ever created in a country, in a company, in a family, or in a life without a vision – a clear picture of what good would look like, of how, if anything were possible, it would be.

— Gail Blanke, Throw Out Fifty Things

Peace is not only the absence of war, but also a way of seeing the world, and the choices we make are how we express and manifest that vision of the world.

— Max Strom

Once you have the vision and the passion to make it happen, you will achieve your dreams. It is up to you to decide when to make it happen; attitudes guide you to answer that!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Watchwords

Your vision becomes broader when you encounter God daily

— Sunday Adelaja

Once your vision is clarified and stated, do not look back

— ANIKOR Daniel

As you build trust in yourself, your ability to expand your vision and fully live in your magnificence is amplified.

— Miranda J. Barrett, A Woman’s Truth: A Life Truly Worth Living

We do not know the future, but we are creating it now. How we align the vision we have for a livable place with intelligent actions is what the future of mankind will be. It is all we can do to perfect ourselves. Nature will determine the rest.

— Helen Drayton, The Crystal Bird

Your Soul sees your best, most vital self. She holds that vision when you do not. She knows you are worthy.

— Elisa Romeo, Meet Your Soul: A Powerful Guide to Connect with Your Most Sacred Self

The level of sacrifice that a vision requires will determine the size of people who follow such leader.

— Adedayo Olabamiji

Nurture the vision God has put in you

— Sunday Adelaja

When choosing your relationships, be guided by your life’s purpose, your vision and your dreams.

— Mensah Oteh

A poet is simply an artist whose medium is human emotions.  A poet chisels away at our own sensibilities, shaping our vision while molding our hearts.  A poet wraps words around our own feelings and presents them as fresh gifts to humanity.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

For spiritual vision of our soul, we need to balance between quantitative illusions & qualitative reality of our life.

— Aditya Ajmera

It is only individual great forces, which must be pulled together, in our common vision of combating the climate change.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Just because you cannot see it now, does not mean it is not there or not possible. See yourself succeeding and own that vision through all your planning and hard work.

— Archibald Marwizi, Making Success Deliberate

From just one spark we can create one fire. And from one fire we can create one light. From that one light, we create vision and that vision is how we share just one spark. Inspire all those around you.

— Josh Blatter

An Angel can illuminate the thought and mind of man by strengthening the power of vision and by bringing within his reach some truth which the Angel himself contemplates.

— St. Padre Pio

To spin the tale with great flourish but never live the tale is the power of vision strangled to fiction by the fiction of fear.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

As a child, I was aware that, at night, infrared vision would reveal monsters hiding in the bedroom closet only if they were warm-blooded. But everybody knows that your average bedroom monster is reptilian and cold-blooded.

— Neil deGrasse Tyson, Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries

See beyond the vision of your eyes, to believe and trust that there is something more to life—something bigger and greater than where we stand and what we know with our minds.

— Kasi Kaye Iliopoulos, Living in Light, Love & Truth: You Can Positively Change Your Life by Living in Light, Love, & Truth-Awareness + Reflection + Learning + Application

There is a place in God’s sun for the youth “farthest down” who has the vision the determination and the courage to reach it.

— Mary McLeod Bethune

Focus is not a state of single-mindedly pursuing one goal or objective without getting distracted. Rather, it’s a commitment to exert all concentration and effort through constant adjustment like the lens of the human eye on a vision or purpose

— Mensah Oteh, The Good Life: Transform your life through one good day

Also I didn’t habe 20/20 vision whch you needed to be a pilot. But I said you could still want something that is very unlikely to happen.

— Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Run your own race of life, with a single minded vision of purpose.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Look at that sea, girls–all silver and shadow and vision of things not seen. We couldn’t enjoy its loveliness any more if we had millions of dollars and ropes of diamonds.

— L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.

— Joel A. Barker

Be brave enough to live the life of your dreams according to your vision and purpose instead of the expectations and opinions of others.

— Roy Bennett

Never did an eye see the sun unless it had first become sun-like, and never can the soul have vision of the First Beauty unless itself be beautiful.

— Karen Amanda Hooper, Tangled Tides