The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
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Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
You must tolerate that which you can not change.
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
Louis L. Mann
You must motivate yourself every day.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
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Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed
pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.
Let us strive on to finish the work we are in
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.
William Makepeace Thackeray
There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
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
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
Love is a hole in the heart.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
With malice toward none, with charity for all.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Wisdom is more precious than rubies.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
Success is predictable.
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It's never too late.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck
The unexamined life is not worth living.
From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.