Famous Wayne Dyer Quotes

Releasing guilt is like removing a huge weight from your shoulders. Guilt is released through the empowering thought of love and respect for yourself. Let go of standards of perfection and refuse to use up the precious currency of your life, the now, with thoughts that continue to frustrate and weaken you. Instead, vow to be better than you used to be, which is the true test of nobility.


Maxim for life: You get treated in life the way you teach people to treat you.


Be a good listener…It makes the person who’s speaking to you feel loved, cared for and worthy of being heard.


Anonymously perform acts of kindness, expecting nothing in return-not even a thank you.


I cannot always control what goes on outside. But I can always control what goes on inside.


How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.


Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.


You are always a valuable, worthwhile human being – not because anybody says so, not because you’re successful, not because you make a lot of money – but because you decide to believe it and for no other reason.


It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there’s nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.


Most people are searching for happiness. They’re looking for it. They’re trying to find it in someone or something outside of themselves. That’s a fundamental mistake. Happiness is something that you are, and it comes from the way you think.


Simply put, you believer that things or people make you unhappy, but this is not accurate. You make yourself unhappy.


Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.


The more you extend kindness to yourself, the more it will become your automatic response to others.


In the recovery movement, they call what I’m talking about letting go and letting God. If you’re uncomfortable with the word God, just add an o and make it Good. The two words are interchangeable. It just means allowing this divine source of kindness, beauty and creativity to be the dominant force in your life – whatever you’re doing. I truly believe that God writes all the books and builds all the bridges. Sure, I sit down for six or seven hours a day with my pen and pads – but the message moves though me and I just allow.


always had the thought I could attract abundance. When I wrote the book Your Erroneous Zones back in the ’70s, I absolutely knew the book was going to do well, but it wasn’t a goal at all. I just went out there and started doing something I really loved.


When I’m on purpose – when I’m allowing Source to come through – it’s always there. At those times, I’m not focused on any ego sense about how much I’m going to make, how well a book is going to do, whether people are going to buy it, or any of that. I just go to a state of awe and gratitude – I’m deeply, profoundly grateful – and it just works. The first words out of my mouth every morning are “I thank you.”


I have a sign on my door. I look at it every single day of the week. The sign says, “Attitude is everything, so pick a good one.” You need a very strong internal knowing. For instance, when I sat down to write the book The Power of Intention, I had a very strong internal knowing that I call thinking from the end.


I would model well-being by presenting myself as a high-energy person who loves what I am doing and who is thrilled to be able to offer books, tapes, and products designed to make people feel good. I would explain that they are in a store filled with this kind of energy and that creating such a space is exactly why I got into the business in the first place. If you want to feel good, then my store is the place you should visit on a regular basis. I would stay very informed about what’s out there and make sure I carry many things with very high energy.


The opposite of courage is not so much fear as it is conformity.