In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
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The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.
Come, let us make love deathless.
Rely on your own strength of body and soul. Take for your star self-reliance, faith, honesty and industry. Don't take too much advice keep at the helm and steer your own ship, and remember that the great art of commanding is to take a fair share of the work. Fire above the mark you intend to hit. Energy, invincible determination with the right motive, are the levers that move the world.
I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.
Nada, They Live (1988)
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
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
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
All you need is love.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.
The show must go on.
To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I do not believe in styles anymore. I do not believe that there is such a thing as the Chinese way of fighting or the Japanese way of fighting, or any other way of fighting, because unless a human being has three arms and four legs, there can be no different form of fighting.
To me, ultimately, martial art means honestly expressing yourself.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
High expectations are the key to everything.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
A healthy outside starts from the inside
It is always your next move.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
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Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
P. T. Barnum
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
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.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows great enthusiasms, great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
How do you live ?
Helen, James Allen (1932)
Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
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 ?'
I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
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.
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
The book you don't read cant help.
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.