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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Above all to thine own self be true.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.
Begin with the end in mind.
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !
Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
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.
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 ?
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.
You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?
Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)
The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Peter F. Drucker
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
There's no abiding success without commitment.
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !
Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
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
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Norman Vincent Peale
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.