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Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.
Ba'al Shem Tov
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.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.
H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -
Don't go through life, grow through life.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !
What is life without the radiance of love.
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
'Wake Me When It's Funny'
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
The ready back gets all the loads.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
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.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
Forget about it.
Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
Never say die.
To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter
We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.
Ray Lyman Wilbur
I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
There are never enough I Love You's.
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
May you live all the days of your life.
Attitude determines altitude.
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.