Dr Wayne Dyer was an international best selling author and speaker on self-growth and Spirituality, his teachings have influenced and enriched the lives of many millions of people.
Born on 10th May 1940 in Michigan USA, Wayne had a difficult start to life, spending many years as a child in foster care. His father was not a part of his life, but as an adult he felt compelled to find the man who enraged him. It was at his graveside that Wayne finally found him and also found forgiveness, which changed his life.
Beginning in 1976 with his first self-help book 'Your Erroneous Zones,' Wayne went on to write over forty books and spoke through radio shows, television and public appearances. Using his own Spiritual development as a way to guide through his work, he also used his influence as a renowned author to assist others in bringing their own experiences to a wider audience.
In his late sixties Wayne developed leukemia and as always he continued to use his own life experience to teach others: 'I can see clearly that the presence of this leukemia was an opportunity for me to be able to teach, via my own example, how to live from a place of no excuses and Divine Love.' 'I have always affirmed that I Am a teacher, and this experience, along with so many other wonderous events, was given to me to use as an example to serve and support others. I no longer say, "I have leukemia," which I said routinely during the earlier days of my diagnosis. Instead, I begin each day with the statement that the entities spoke to me as I stood before John of God: "I am well. In fact, I am in perfect health." The Sufis tell us that when we walk in the garden and step on a thorn, we must always remember to say thank you. For the thorn of leukemia that brought me closer to my own I AM presence, and to the one Divine all-knowing mind of God, I offer a heartfelt thank you, thank you, thank you!'
On 30th August 2015 Wayne made his peaceful transition into the flow of eternal life, passing in his sleep. (There were no signs of leukaemia in his body.)
His Light that shone so brightly continues now from a different perspective and many people worldwide have spoken of feeling his connection and loving guidance.
Love, Light, Blessings and an Eternal Heartfelt Thank You to Wayne for sharing his journey in becoming one of the greatest influential Spiritual teachers of our time. God Bless You.
I Am Light
An example of Wayne Dyer's influence on other people is through this song of India Arie. I heard him talk about it and 'found' the song (which I love) a few months before his passing. When I came to update this page at the beginning of 2016 I was looking for a certain story from Wayne, but couldn't find it, instead I came across this tribute video from India...
Wayne Dyer quotes are listed alphabetically
Wayne Dyer Quotes: A
Abundance is about looking at life and knowing that you have everything you need for complete happiness, and then being able to celebrate each and every moment on earth.
Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into. There's no scarcity of opportunity to making a living at what you love. There is only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
Accept the fact that you'll never get it all done, and begin to live more fully in the only moment you have - NOW.
Anything you want to succeed in, you can do.
Arrange photographs of nature scenes, animals and expressions of joy and love in your environment and let their energy radiate into your heart and provide you with their higher frequency.
As you Awaken to your Divine nature, you'll begin to appreciate beauty in everything you see, touch and experience.
Be a student by... staying open and willing to learn from everyone and anyone.
Beautiful thoughts... build a beautiful Soul.
Be aware of your infinite connection to your Source. Know that you're more than an encapsulated collection of bones, blood and organs in a skin and hair covered body.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: C
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Choose to see death as simply removing a garment or moving from one room to another... It's merely a transition.
Constantly remind yourself that you're here for a reason... and it's not to hoard a lot of material stuff.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having success in your life.
Don't die with your music still in you.
Don't equate your self-worth with how well you do things in life. You aren't what you do. If you are what you do, then when you don't do... you aren't.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: E
Enjoy everything in your life, but never make your happiness or success dependent on an attachment to any person, place or thing.
Eternity is now. Right now, right here, you're and infinite being. Once you get past the fear of death as an end, you merge with the infinite and feel the comfort and relief that this realization brings.
Every single person who's drifted in and out of your life is part of your Divinely chosen experience. So, give thanks for all of these people, and take serious note of what they brought you.
Everyone on this planet has Spirit within them, as an all powerful force for good.
Expressing gratitude for the miracles in your world is one of the best ways to make each moment of your life a special one.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: F
Failure is a judgement, an opinion. It stems from your fears, which can be eliminated by love - love for yourself, love for what you do, love for others and love for your planet.
Feelings of passion, pure bliss, reverence, optimism, trust and illumination indicate that your desire to manifest success and abundance has an extremely strong pulling power from the Universal Source to you.
Free will means that you have the choice to connect to spirit, or not.
Have faith that God won't send you anything you're incapable of handling. You can decide that the word fear is an acronym for... False Evidence Appearing Real.
Heaven is a state of mind, not a location, since Spirit is everywhere and in everything.
How people treat you is their karma... How you react is yours.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: I
I am the reflection of my Source, which is magnificent in all ways.
I have a suit in my closet with the pocket cut out. It's a reminder to me that I won't be taking anything with me. The last I wear won't need any pockets.
I trust that the Universe will provide experiences that match my desires and they will all work out for my Highest good.
If prayer is you talking to God, then intuition is God talking to you.
If you are unwell, don't ask to be healed, instead ask to be restored to that perfection from which you emanated.
If you believe it will work out, you'll see opportunities, if you believe it won't you will see obstacles.
If you feel strongly that you came here for a particular purpose, then you should cultivate energy to match this dream. Your current financial status is unimportant when it comes to your pursuit of this purpose.
If you only believe what you see, then you are limited to what’s on the surface. If you only believe what you see, why do you pay your electric bill?
If you would like to accomplish something, you must first expect it of yourself.
If you're going to make a difference in the world, you'll soon learn that you can't follow the herd.
If you've ever felt inspired by a purpose or calling, you know the feeling of spirit working through you.
In order to attract and maintain romantic and spiritual partnerships, you must be what it is that you're seeking. That is, you always need to put forth what you want to attract.
It's an old concept, but it is nontheless true... we are all equal in the eyes of God.
It's not what is available or unavailable that determines your level of success and happiness; it's what you convince yourself is true.
Know that, no one is capable of making you upset without your consent.
Know that success and inner peace are your birthright, that you are a child of God and as such that you're entitled to a life filled with joy, love and happiness.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: L
Learn to be comfortable with the concept of infinity, and see yourself as an infinite being.
Let them follow their own compass. (children)
Seth & Lucy
Listen to your inner knowings.
Look into a mirror, make eye contact with yourself and say, "I love me," as many times as possible during the day.
Illustrated by Sandra Reeves
Love creates new form, changes matter, and holds the cosmos together beyond time and space. It’s in every one of us. It’s what God is.
Love is my gift to the world. I fill myself with Love and I send that Love out into the world. How others treat me is their path, how I react is mine.
Love what you do and do what you love. It's as simple as that.
Loving people live in a loving world, hostile people live in a hostile world... But it's the same world.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: M
Make an internal commitment to respect yourself and feel worthy of all that the Universe has to offer.
Make yourself available for success, and know and trust in an invisible force that's all-providing.
Most people search for happiness outside of themselves. That's a fundamental mistake. Happiness is something you ARE, and it comes from the way you think.
Name it... and if you can dream it... you can achieve it.
No one can create negativity or stress within you. Only you can do that by virtue of how you process your world.
No storm lasts forever.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: O
On your daily journeys, listen to those inner signals that help you make the right choices - no matter what anyone thinks.
Once you believe in yourself and see your Soul as Divine and precious, you will automatically become a being who can create success.
Once you see a child’s self-image begin to improve, you will see significant gains in achievement areas, but even more important, you will see a child who is beginning to enjoy life more.
Opening to the power of intention, you begin knowing that conception, birth and death are all natural aspects of the energy field of creation.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: P
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: R
Radiate an energy of serenity and peace so that you have an uplifting effect on those you come into contact with.
Remind yourself, to be kind toward yourself, in all the choices you make about your daily life.
See the Light in others, and treat them as if that is all you see.
See yourself as a Soul with a body, rather than a body with a Soul.
Self-esteem comes from the self, not from acquisitions and approval.
Send out love and harmony, put your mind and body in a peaceful place, and then allow the Universe to work in the perfect way that it knows how.
Spend some time observing babies. They don't work; they poop in their pants and they have no goals other that to expand, grow and explore this amazing world. Be like that baby you once were, in terms of being joyful.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: T
Take some time to be silent and repeat the sound of God as an inner mantra. Meditation allows you to make conscious contact with your Source and achieve success in every area. If a problem arises, then go within, get very quiet about it and find the answers inside of you.
The more you see yourself as what you'd like to become, and act as if, what you want is already there, the more you'll activate those dormant forces that will collaborate to transform your dream into your reality.
The only limits you have are the limits you believe.
The qualities of creativity and genius are within you, awaiting your decision to match up with the power of intention.
The quickest method for understanding and living your purpose, is to ask yourself if you're thinking in loving ways.
The snow, the wind, the sun and the sounds of nature, can all be reminders to you that you’re an integral part of the natural world.
The wisest and most profound teachings on the planet today. (talking about Abraham-Hicks)
There is an unchanging spark from the Creator in each of us, our Highest Self, a piece of God, And we are all connected.
There is no actual stress or anxiety in the world, your thoughts create these false beliefs.
There is no stress in the world. Only people thinking stressful thoughts.
This magnificent Universe provides abundantly when you're in a state of gratitude.
Treat yourself as if you already are what you'd like to become.
Truly believe in the potential for humans to live in peace and be receptive to all, and you'll be someone who's at peace and receptive to life's possibilities.
Trust your own nature.
Truth is not something that you look for, it's something that you live.
Try viewing everyone who comes into your life as a teacher.
View the events you consider obstacles as perfect opportunities to test your resolve and find your purpose.
Wayne Dyer Quotes: W
We are all on the same path, we’re just on different places along the path.
We are Eternal Spirits. Seeing ourselves as Spiritual Beings without labels is a way to transform the world and reach a sacred place for all of humanity.
We are not our bodies, our possessions, or our careers. Who we are is Divine Love, and that is Infinite.
What is real is... what never changes
What you feel is wrong or missing in your relationships is an indication that something is amiss within you.
When you acquire enough inner peace and feel really positive about yourself, it's almost impossible for you to be controlled and manipulated by anybody else.
When you become certain that nothing is impossible for you... you'll attain everything you desire.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor... it's to enjoy every step of the way.
When you feel the need to have the right person show up in your life, affirm... 'I know the right person is arriving in Divine order at precisely the perfect time.'
When you're at peace with your life and in a state of tranquility, you actually send out a vibration of energy that impacts all living creatures, including plants, animals and even babies.
With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself, or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow, or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.
Without exception, begin every day of your life with gratitude. As you look in the mirror, say, “Thank you, God, for life, for my body, for my family and loved ones, for this day, and for the opportunity to be of service. Thank you, thank you, thank you!”
Wayne Dyer Quotes: Y
You... and only you choose your thoughts.
You are unique in all the world.
Wayne Dyer quote
You can make your life into a grand ever-evolving work of art. The key is your thoughts, the wondrous invisible part of you that is your spiritual Soul.
You cannot be lonely, if you like the person you're alone with.
You create your thoughts, your thoughts create your intentions and your intentions create your reality.
You get world peace through inner peace. If you've got a world full of people who have inner peace, then you have a peaceful world.
You have a one of a kind gift to offer this world, and you are unique in the entire history of creation.
You need to keep reminding yourself that you are a Divine piece of God. Feeling as if you're unworthy of God's abundance is the same as denying your spiritual essence.
You'll see it... when you believe it.
Your children are Spiritual Beings who come through you, not for you.
Julie & Mark with daughters Sophie & newborn Amy (2010)
Your children will see what you’re all about by what you live rather than what you say.
Your physical self is inspired by a Divine force that beats it's heart, digests it's food and grows it's fingernails, and this same force is receptive to endlessly abundant health.
Your Soul - that inner quiet space - is yours to consult. It will always guide you in the right direction.
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