Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
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Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.
Never stop dreaming.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
Many hands make light work.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.
Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
The past does not equal the future.
None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
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.
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The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
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
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
Success is the child of audacity.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.
Jackie Joyner Kersee
It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
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.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
Practice makes perfect.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.
Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?
Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Follow the money.
Deep Throat, All The President's Men (1976)
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
Our intentions create our reality.
Wayne W. Dyer
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.
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
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
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Give all to love.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.