The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
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Friendship is not born of words alone.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
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 not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
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.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.
Warren G. Bennis
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
We tend to live up to our expectations.
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
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 to be it is up to me.
There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
It's always too soon to quit !
Norman Vincent Peale
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.
Barbara De Angelis
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
None are homely who smile.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
If a man does his best, what else is there ?
General George S. Patton
Attica ! Attica !
Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Where there is love there is life.
The point is that you can't be too greedy.
Rely on your own strength of body and soul. Take for your star self-reliance, faith, honesty and industry. Don't take too much advice keep at the helm and steer your own ship, and remember that the great art of commanding is to take a fair share of the work. Fire above the mark you intend to hit. Energy, invincible determination with the right motive, are the levers that move the world.
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Experience is the best teacher.
A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
A healthy outside starts from the inside
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
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.
Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?
Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)
A simple I love you means more than money.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes