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The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.
If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.
Robert H. Schuller
Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.
Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara De Angelis
Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.
I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.
George Bernard Shaw
You complete me.
Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things 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.
There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
Never say die.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
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
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
They alone live, who live for others.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
Don't dream it be it.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
Don't ever give up.
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.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
All-righty then !
Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
Many hands make light work.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.
Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.
One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.
Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
What ever you are be a good one.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.