Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
Fortune favors the brave.
At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.
John P. Strelecky
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
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.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
I light my candle from their torches.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough Reason
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
He who hesitates is lost.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?
Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
No one became poor by giving alms.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Don't dream it be it.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
There is no security on this earth ; there is only opportunity.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
W. Clement Stone
Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Henry David Thoreau
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.