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Ability is sexless.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.
Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.
Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?
W. Clement Stone
Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)
Don't follow your dreams, chase them.
Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.
Keep the Faith.
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
Nothing succeeds like success.
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.
Don't ever give up.
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
Action is the antidote to despair.
When you can't solve the problem, manage it.
Robert H. Schuller
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
They say you were shot in the tabloids.
Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
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.
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.
Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.
Matthew Keith Groves
Follow your dreams.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
W. Clement Stone
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
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
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
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.
I am quite correctly described as 'more of a sponge than an inventor'.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.