Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.
Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.
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You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
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?
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.
Norman Vincent Peale
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
They can because they think they can.
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Do it now !
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
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
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.
J. Richard Clarke
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Attitude is everything.
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
Change comes from within.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
Be who you are in every situation.
No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.
Love is a thing, well, it's kind of like quicksand. The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you've just got to fall.
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.
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.
Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
One man with courage is a majority.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.