A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.
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A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
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)
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
There are no gains without pains.
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.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
P. T. Barnum
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
After your jump, the net appears.
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
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.
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
Where there is a will, there is a way.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The best proof of love is trust.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Adventure is worthwhile.
There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.
The more goals you set - the more goals you get.
Mark Victor Hansen
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
Whatever you are be a good one.
Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.
William Makepeace Thackeray
One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
Indecision is the thief of opportunity.
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
A dream is a wish your heart makes.
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Kind words conquer.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.
Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.
There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !
Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes
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.
Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.
In life you need either inspiration or desperation.
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Money without brains is always dangerous.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.