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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In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.
Robert H. Schuller
Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Make the second effort your second nature.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
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.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
There are no gains without pains.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
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
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.
Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
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.
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Be who you are in every situation.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
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.
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
Things do not change we change.
Henry David Thoreau
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Our only security is in our ability to change.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Excuse me while I whip this out.
Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)
Smile ! and the world will smile with you !
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
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.
You're tearing me apart !
Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
I am your number one fan.
Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
I am fond of only what comes from the heart.
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.
Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.