Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
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Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
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.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.
John P. Strelecky
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.
Blood Of The Martyr
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.
This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.
George Bernard Shaw
You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
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
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
It ain't over till it's over.
You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.
John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.
Peter A. Cohen
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.
The ready back gets all the loads.
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
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
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
Better late than never.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Booker T. Washington
No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marion Wright Edelman
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.