Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.
Success is a journey not a destination.
We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !
Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !
William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)
Believe in yourself.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
Success is never wondering what if.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
No man can stand on top because he is put there.
H. H. Vreeland
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
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
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.
Norman Vincent Peale
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.
Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
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
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.
General Peter Schoomaker
Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
I scoured many websites, and consulted my friends, my family and our readers for these pearls of wisdom. Now I want to do that again, except this time, I bring to you,
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.
You always succeed in producing a result.
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
You are what you think about all day long.
Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
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.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.
Where there is love there is life.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
We do what we must, and call it by the best names.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
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
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.
You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.
Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.