Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.
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.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
Love is perfect kindness
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
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.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Whatever you are be a good one.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.
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.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Be who you are in every situation.
Every cloud has a silver lining.
Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.
Made it, Ma! Top of the world!
Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett, White Heat (1949)
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
Follow your dreams.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
Slow but steady wins the race.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
Where there is love there is no darkness.
One man with courage is a majority.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
No pain, No gain.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.
We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
W. Clement Stone
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.