Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
My friends are my estate.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
For Love is Immortality.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
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A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
William S. Burroughs
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
Laughter is the best medicine.
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
Practice makes perfect.
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
The secret of education lies in respecting the student.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
W. Clement Stone
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
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.
There is no education like adversity.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.
Norman Vincent Peale
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
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.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
Success is a journey not a destination.
There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
You must motivate yourself every day.
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 ?
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.
Perfect love can not be without equality.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Immaturity can last a lifetime.
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Robert H. Schuller
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Religion is being and becoming. Religion is the manifestation of the divinity already in man.
Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.
David O. McKay
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.