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To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
W. Clement Stone
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.
Thomas J. Watson
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Most ball games are lost, not won.
I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.
Jackie Joyner Kersee
Eddie, you're a born loser.
Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)
There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
To ask the hard question is simple.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
Ideas without action are worthless.
Begin with the end in mind.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
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
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
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A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.
Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.
Caroline L. Gascoigne
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.
Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.
Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.
Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
Love is the river of life in the world.
Henry Ward Beecher
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.
Henry David Thoreau
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.