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
How far you go in life depends on you 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
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When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
I know that I will die laughing.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
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
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
Security is a kind of death.
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
I see dead people.
Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
After your jump, the net appears.
The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
Norman Vincent Peale
The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
Robert H. Schuller
That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
The heart that loves is always young.
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
The way we see the problem is the problem.
To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
Faith can move mountains.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.
Warren G. Bennis
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.