"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
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Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
Make the second effort your second nature.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
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.
There's always a way - if you're committed.
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
The cherokee people are not "my people".
Chief John Ross
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
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.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes
Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
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.
Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.
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
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
The beginning is the half of every action.
In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.
J. Stuart Keate
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
Real love stories never have endings.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.