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Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

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The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

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Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.

Swami Vivekananda

Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.

Unknown

Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning

Thomas Kempis

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Philippians 4: 4-7

Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.

Swami Vivekananda

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.

Anonymous

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Love is the greatest refreshment in life.

Picasso

Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.

Stan Smith

Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.

Unattributed

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

Norman Vincent Peale

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.

Dennis Waitley

Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

William Bridges

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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.

Anton Chekhov

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.

Anonymous

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one is so poor as an ignorant person.

Hebrew Proverb

It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.

Greek Proverb

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.

Glenn Gould

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

Corinthians

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

Mother Teresa

Where there is love there is life.

Mahatma Gandhi

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.

Albert Einstein

In the space age the most important space is between the ears.

Anne Armstrong

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.

Dag Hammarskjold

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Where's the rest of me ?

Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Bring out the gimp.

Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.

Mahatma Gandhi

It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.

Mark Victor Hansen

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.

Proverb

Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

Jim Rohn

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.

Swami Vivekananda

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.

Gordon Korman

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

Kahlil Gibran

The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.

Charles Barkley

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.

J.M. Power

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

Brian Tracy

Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.

Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)