The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
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Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
Be the change you want to see in the world.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
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.
I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
I saw and loved.
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.
See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.
People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Live life with passion.
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
The best way out is always through.
I am again fairly settled down to the pleasant duties of an old fashioned Virginia house-keeper, steady as a clock, busy as a bee, and as cheerful as a cricket.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
Change your thoughts, change your life.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
That dirty, double-crossin' rat !
Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
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)
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
There's no abiding success without commitment.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
Do, or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.
Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.
Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
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)
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.