Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
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When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
Your talent is god's gift to you.
I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Love is the only rational act.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
Attitude is everything.
The loving are the daring.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Ideas without action are worthless.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Actions speak louder than words.
Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.
One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
Leon J. Suenes
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
James Anthony Froude
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
There are no gains without pains.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.
Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Do what you love and the money will follow
Be happy. It's one way of being wise.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.
Henry David Thoreau
Sooner or later the truth comes to light.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
Believe in yourself.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
Children are all foreigners.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.
If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.