Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
E. Joseph Cossman
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
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I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
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 try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
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.
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
You are what you think you are.
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
Count your blessings.
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?
Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
Be Here Now.
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
No man is wise enough by himself.
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
Attitude is everything.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.
W. Clement Stone
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.
St. Francis De Sales
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
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.
Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.
One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.
Norman Vincent Peale
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
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
There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
I am quite correctly described as 'more of a sponge than an inventor'.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.