Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
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We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
There's no place like home.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .
A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows great enthusiasms, great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
Slow but steady wins the race.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Sugar Ray Robinson
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
Change your thoughts, change your life.
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
Mark Victor Hansen
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
G. K. Chesterton
You complete me.
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
The best way out is always through.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
Don't ever give up.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.
The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
None are homely who smile.
In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.
A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.