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Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
Where there is love there is life.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.
Paul H. Dunn
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
Don't follow your dreams, chase them.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
The best proof of love is trust.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.
Warren G. Bennis
Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.
Matthew Keith Groves
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
Roll with the punches.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
General George S. Patton
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
Never say die.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.
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.
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.
Your attitude determines your altitude.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
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
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A dream is a wish your heart makes.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.