Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
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When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
You create your reality.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.
The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.
Madame De Maintenon
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.
All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
Henry David Thoreau
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Sugar Ray Robinson
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
There are never enough I Love You's.
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
Norman Vincent Peale
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
From Freud we learned that the past exists now in the person. Now we must learn, from growth theory and self-actualization theory that the future also now exists in the person in the form of ideals, hopes, duties, tasks, plans, goals, unrealized potentials, mission, fate, destiny, etc. One for whom no future exists is reduced to the concrete, to hopelessness, to emptiness.
Love those who love you.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Live your dreams.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
All-righty then !
Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)
To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.
I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.
Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.