If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
Where there is love there is no darkness.
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
Do first things first, and second things not at all.
Peter F. Drucker
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !
John McClane, Die Hard (1988)
Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.
Union gives strength.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
Count your blessings.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
Be who you are in every situation.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Faith can move mountains.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.
All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.
Robert H. Schuller
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
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.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.
Norman Vincent Peale
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
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
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.
This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.
If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.
In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.