The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
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We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.
To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter
A leader is a dealer in hope.
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
You always succeed in producing a result.
Ideas without action are worthless.
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 can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?
Marian Wright Edelman
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.
Anne Mackay Thompson
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Robert H. Schuller
Love like there is no tomorrow.
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.
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
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.
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
Where there is a will, there is a way.
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
Shane ! Shane ! Come back !
Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.
W. Clement Stone
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
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.
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
Love is the only rational act.
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.
The best things in life are free.
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.
Germaine De Stael
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.