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I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
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.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Never say more than is necessary.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
He who hesitates is lost.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
My heart is ever at your service.
Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.
Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.
Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
Robert H. Schuller
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
It's always too soon to quit !
Norman Vincent Peale
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
Where there is love there is no darkness.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
Count your blessings.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
After your jump, the net appears.
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.
Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
E. Joseph Cossman
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
W. Clement Stone
Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
To ask the hard question is simple.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.
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
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.
Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.