Quotes from the Masters
On Emotions

"Calmness is the cradle of power." -- Josiah Gilbert Holland  

"Our emotions need to be as educated as our intellect. It is important to know how to feel, how to respond, and how to let life in so that it can touch you." -- Jim Rohn 

"Combine your mental images with the emotion of desire to accelerate their realization." -– Brian Tracy

"Civilization is the intelligent management of human emotions." -- Jim Rohn  

"The tears that you spill, the sorrowful, are sweeter than the laughter of snobs and the guffaws of scoffers." -— Khalil Gibran

"Never apologize for showing feeling.  When you do so, you apologize for the truth." -- Benjamin Disraeli  

"Measure your emotions. You don't need an atomic explosion for a minor point." -- Jim Rohn  

"One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets go, one soon loses control of the head too." -- Nietzsche  

"Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those we have personality and emotion know what it means to want to escape from these things." -- Emily Dickinson

"Our emotions need to be as educated as our intellect. It is important to know how to feel, how to respond, and how to let life in so that it can touch you." -- Jim Rohn  

"If you can keep your head when all around you are losing theirs and blaming it on you, then the world is yours and all that's in it." -- Rudyard Kipling  

"95% of your emotions are determined by the way you talk to yourself." -– Brian Tracy  

"Many of us try to sell our products through logic and only through logic.  Remember this:  Seldom do people buy logically. They buy emotionally, then defend their decisions with logic. Find ways to get them emotionally involved with your product or service." -– Tom Hopkins


Provided courtesy of  Jim Rohn International