A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
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The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
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.
It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
Robert H. Schuller
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".
You complete me.
This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.
General Omar Bradley
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.
A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
I never worry about action, but only about inaction.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.
Mark Victor Hansen
When we place blame, we give away our power.
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next.
David Starr Jordan
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.
Mark Victor Hansen
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.
The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.
John Davidson Rockefeller
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.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.
What you cannot enforce, Do not command.
It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Success is predictable.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.
General Peter Schoomaker
If it is to be it is up to me.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
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.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.