There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
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A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
We must be the change we wish to see.
Count your blessings.
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.
To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
Great men are not always wise.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
William S. Burroughs
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.
Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)
Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Must you flirt ?
Ninotchka, Leon (1939)
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
Leon J. Suenes
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.
Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)
Every shot you don't take is a guaranteed miss.
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.
Gilda, Gilda (1946)
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.
Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
Never spend your money before you have it.
There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.
Charles Tremendous Jones
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
Whatever you are be a good one.
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.
Blood Of The Martyr
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.
The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.
W. Beran Wolfe
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.
Every dog has his day.
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.
John Davidson Rockefeller
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.