Compiled by Mia Inderbitzin


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

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
— Carl Jung

The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision.
— Helen Keller

Vision is the art of seeing the invisible.
— Jonathan Swift

The very essence of leadership is that you have to have a vision.
— Theodore Hesburgh

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 rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
— Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Aim not for what you are, but for what you could be.
— Lucas Hellmer

Capital isn’t scarce; vision is.
— Sam Walton

Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
— Napoleon Hill

The empires of the future are empires of the mind.
— Winston Churchill

To the person who does not know where he wants to go there is no favorable wind.
— Seneca

Destiny is not a matter of chance, but of choice. Not something to wish for, but to attain.
— William Jennings Bryan

Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you 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

Big thinking precedes great achievement.
— Wilferd Peterson

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.
— Henry David Thoreau

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is a compromise.
— Robert Fritz

Create your future from your future, not your past.
— Werner Erhard

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities—always see them, for they’re always there.
— Norman Vincent Peale

I can teach anybody how to get what they want out of life. The problem is that I can’t find anybody who can tell me what they want.
— Mark Twain

The future belongs to those who see possibilities before they become obvious.
— John Sculley

Where there is no vision the people perish.
— Proverbs 29:18

The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
— Michelangelo

Determine that the thing can and shall be done and then we shall find the way.
— Abraham Lincoln

You see things; and you say, “Why?” But I dream things that never were; and I say, “Why not?”
— George Bernard Shaw

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination.Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
— Albert Einstein