Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
Your attitude determines your altitude.
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
For with god all things are possible.
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
Kind words conquer.
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Roll with the punches.
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
None are homely who smile.
Love is smiling on the inside and out.
The more goals you set - the more goals you get.
Mark Victor Hansen
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.
Charles F. Kettering
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
No one became poor by giving alms.
Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.
Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)
If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
G. K. Chesterton
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.
You haven't failed until you quit trying.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
I know that I will die laughing.
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
What's meant to be will always find a way
It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
Hey, Bud, lets party !
Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
Tolerance can lead to learning something.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
John Churton Collins
Find the good -- and praise it.
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.