Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
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I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
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)
A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
They say you were shot in the tabloids.
Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
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.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.
Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?
Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)
Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.
They're here !
Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
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.
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
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.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.
Caroline L. Gascoigne
You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.
W. Clement Stone
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
The book you don't read cant help.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
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.
Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.
He that has done nothing has known nothing.
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
No pain, No gain.
We will either find a way or make one.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Peter F. Drucker
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.