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All progress occurs because people dare to be different
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
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.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
'Wake Me When It's Funny'
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
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.
At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
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.
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.
I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Mark Victor Hansen
It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
Don't ever give up.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
God doesn't make junk.
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.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
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.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.
It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
The book you don't read cant help.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Attitude is everything.
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
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 ?
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Henry David Thoreau
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.
The more goals you set - the more goals you get.
Mark Victor Hansen
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.
Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)
Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
W. Clement Stone
Love, two minds without a single thought.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.