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Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.
C. Archie Danielson
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Things do not change we change.
Henry David Thoreau
Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !
Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.
None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The best way out is always through.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed
pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.
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.
When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.
Duffy, Chinatown (1974)
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John Davidson Rockefeller
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Where there is love there is life.
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
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.
Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
Our only security is in our ability to change.
Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
Change comes from within.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Be happy. It's one way of being wise.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?
Henry David Thoreau
No man can stand on top because he is put there.
H. H. Vreeland
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse Marie De Lamartine
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.
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
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.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.