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Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
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.
Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
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The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.
You only get out what you put in.
You complete me.
Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.
W. Clement Stone
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.
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.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.
Muda Saint Michael
The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
No man can stand on top because he is put there.
H. H. Vreeland
Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
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
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Great oaks from little acorns grow
Action is the antidote to despair.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Our intentions create our reality.
Wayne W. Dyer
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.
St. Francis De Sales
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
That dirty, double-crossin' rat !
Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)
Sooner or later the truth comes to light.
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.