Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
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Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
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.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !
Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
Honesty is the best image.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
William Ellery Channing
With malice toward none, with charity for all.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
Nelson A. Rockefeller
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
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.
Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.
Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.
Thomas J. Watson
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
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
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
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
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.
You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.
W. Clement Stone
Don't water your weeds.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Forget about it.
Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)
There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
Love is the only rational act.
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.
Ray Lyman Wilbur
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
Hope springs eternal.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.
Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)
Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.