You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.
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We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.
Shug, The Color Purple (1985)
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
The best way out is always through.
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.
All work is empty save when there is love.
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
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
The book you don't read cant help.
There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
The best things in life are not things.
I light my candle from their torches.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.
Happiness is a state of mind.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
There's always a way - if you're committed.
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
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.
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
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For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
For with god all things are possible.
Above all to thine own self be true.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
Here's looking at you, kid.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough Reason
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Peter F. Drucker
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
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
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
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.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on 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. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
There is no education like adversity.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
Houston, we have a problem.
Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
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
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.