Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
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You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
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"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.
Strike while the iron is hot.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
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.
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.
No matter where you go, there you are.
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
Robert H. Schuller
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
What ever you are be a good one.
This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
After your jump, the net appears.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !
Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)
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.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.
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
No involvement, no commitment.
We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !
Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)
Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
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
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
Until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world. Unaware, we will project our intentions on their behavior and call ourselves objective.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.
Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.
Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.
A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
Love the giver more than the gift.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
It's good to be the king !
Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)
My friends are my estate.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.