The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
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Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?
We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
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.
I scoured many websites, and consulted my friends, my family and our readers for these pearls of wisdom. Now I want to do that again, except this time, I bring to you,
There's no place like home.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)
In addition to self-awareness, imagination, and conscience, it is the fourth human endowment -- independent will -- that really makes effective self-management possible. It is the ability to make decisions and choices and to act in accordance with them. It is the ability to act rather than to be acted upon, to proactively carry out the program we have developed through the other three endowments. Empowerment comes from learning how to use this great endowment in the decisions we make every day.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
Never stop dreaming.
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
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.
Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
High expectations are the key to everything.
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
Robert H. Schuller
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
Henry Ward Beecher
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.
Warren G. Bennis
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.
Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
If you would create something, you must be something.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
William Ellery Channing
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.
Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.
Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Slow but steady wins the race.
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!