If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
Love is not selfish.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
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Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Our love is here to stay.
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
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.
W. Clement Stone
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Don't ever give up.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Henry David Thoreau
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.
W. Somerset Manghan
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.
Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.
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.
Seek first to understand, then be understood
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
The greater the obstacle the more glory.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
Begin with the end in mind.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.
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
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The show must go on.
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.
Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
The past does not equal the future.
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
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.
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
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.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
I saw and loved.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
Success is a journey not a destination.
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.