Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
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As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
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
Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
Ideas without action are worthless.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
To know me is to love me.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
None are homely who smile.
No involvement, no commitment.
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
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.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
Your talent is god's gift to you.
Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.
Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
Love conquers all.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.
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.
The best proof of love is trust.
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.
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Actions speak louder than words.
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.
David O. McKay
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
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.
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
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.
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next.
David Starr Jordan
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.
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.