Alan Cohen is the author of 27 inspirational books, including A Course in Miracles Made Easy, The Dragon Doesn’t Live Here Anymore, and A Deep Breath of Life, which won an award.
His works have been translated into 30 different languages, and he is a contributing writer for the Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
We have listed some of the popular quotes from Alan Cohen for you.
Best Alan Cohen Quotes
“All limits exist only in the mind, and it is only in the mind that they can be overcome.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Personal growth is not a matter of learning new information but of unlearning old limits.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Our history is not our destiny.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“The more you let go, the faster you will move ahead.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Life is a gift from God, an unlimited series of opportunities to find the good in ourselves and others. There is good in everything, if we are willing to see it.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Do what is healing to your spirit and without effort you will bring the world healing in return.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Trust who and what you are, and the universe will support you in miraculous ways.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Those who love you are not fooled by mistakes you have made or dark images you hold about yourself. They remember your beauty when you feel ugly; your wholeness when you are broken; your innocence when you feel guilty; and your purpose when you are confused.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
Top Alan Cohen Quotes
“Joy is the wild card of life; it supersedes every other formula for success. If you can find a way to create joy, you can rise beyond all external factors. If you can play at whatever you are doing, you are the master of your life.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“The purpose of prayer is not to change God’s mind, which always knows your wholeness and your deservingness. The purpose of prayer is to change your mind so you can see through the eyes of God.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“The road to enlightenment is paved with authenticity, not imitation.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“If you gave your inner genius as much credence as your inner critic, you would be light years ahead of where you now stand.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Don’t postpone joy until you have learned all of your lessons. Joy is your lesson.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Humility is born of the spirit, humiliation of the ego.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“If you want to find God, hang out in the space between your thoughts.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“It is not selfish or narcissistic to love yourself. It is your first and foremost responsibility.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“It is not selfish to be happy. It is your highest purpose. Your joy is the greatest contribution you can make to life on the planet. A heart at peace with its owner blesses everyone it touches.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
Famous Alan Cohen Quotes
“The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“In the end, we are not the roles we play. We are the light that animates every soul in the dance we call life.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“To make the world a better place, see the world as a better place.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“When you learn to say yes to yourself, you will be able to say no to others, with love.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Life has meaning only if you do what is meaningful to you.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Today I set my mind and heart on a new path. I focus my energy on love, appreciation, and my highest possibilities.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“There are two kinds of people in the world: those who make excuses and those who get results. An excuse person will find any excuse for why a job was not done, and a results person will find any reason why it can be done. Be a creator, not a reactor.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Less rules, more intuition.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Quit planning your dream and start living it.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Dance on the edge of mystery.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
Popular Alan Cohen Quotes
“Life does not require you to sacrifice or compromise your joy to get what you want. Joy is what you want, so when you choose in harmony with it, you are fulfilling your purpose in living.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Be a creator, not a reactor.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“It is not insult from another that causes you pain. It is the part of your mind that agrees with the insult. Agree only with the truth about you, and you are free.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“You are doing better than you think you are.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Success in business depends more on relationships than spreadsheets.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“You are in integrity when the life you are living on the outside matches who you are on the inside.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Be kind to everyone, and don’t leave yourself out of the equation.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Gratitude, like faith, is a muscle. The more you use it, the stronger it grows.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Build your world around your dreams rather than trying to fit your dreams into the world you know.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
Inspiring Alan Cohen Quotes
“Everything will change when your desire to move on exceeds your desire to hold on.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“To grow, you must be willing to let your present and future be totally unlike your past. Your history is not your destiny.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“A possibility thinker notices a problem just long enough to get excited about the solution.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“So money is not the answer to problems; wealth mentality is.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Busyness is not a reason for not getting other things done. It is an excuse for not claiming your true priorities.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Abundance is not a number or acquisition. It is the simple recognition of enoughness.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“Sometimes when things seem to be going wrong, they are going right for reasons you are yet to understand.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“God is a frequency. Stay tuned.” ~ (Alan Cohen).
“There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.” ~ (Alan Cohen).