I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
Don't water your weeds.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
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.
Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
Robert H. Schuller
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.
John P. Strelecky
Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
Act or accept.
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Vos Savant
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.
Lydia Maria Child
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
Whatever happens, take responsibility !
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.
Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Robert H. Schuller
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
Talkers are no good doers.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.