Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
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The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Life is a do-it yourself project.
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.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Love is a hole in the heart.
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
You become what you think about.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.
George S. Patton
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 ?
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
General Douglas MacArthur
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
You create your reality.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
It's good to be the king !
Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)
You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
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.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
He who hesitates is lost.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Passion is the genesis of genius.
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.