If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
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Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.
King Mongkut, The King And (1956)
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.
From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
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 more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
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
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.
At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
They are able because they think they are able.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
The first duty of love is to listen.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.
W. Clement Stone
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.
When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?
Henry David Thoreau
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
No involvement, no commitment.
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
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Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?
Seize the day.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
Perfect love can not be without equality.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.
General Peter Schoomaker
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
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.
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.
Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Sugar Ray Robinson
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
I know that I will die laughing.
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.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.