One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
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The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
What ever you are be a good one.
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.
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.
The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.
Blood Of The Martyr
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.
The ready back gets all the loads.
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
After your jump, the net appears.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
The way to find out about your happiness is to keep your mind on those moments when you feel most happy, when you really are happy -- not excited, not just thrilled, but deeply happy. This requires a little bit of self-analysis. What is it that makes you happy ? Stay with it, no matter what people tell you. This is what I call 'following your bliss'. If you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while, waiting for you, and the life that you ought to be living is the one you are living. Wherever you are -- if you are following your bliss, you are enjoying that refreshment, that life within you, all the time.
One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
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.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
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
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
Experience is the best teacher.
Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.
William B. Given, Jr.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Happy wife, happy life.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
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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 worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.