Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
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The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.
Charles M. Schwab
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
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.
There's no abiding success without commitment.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.
The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
If you can dream it, you can do it.
The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
He who has hope has everything.
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
Don't follow your dreams, chase them.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Mark Victor Hansen
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.
You can do what you want to do.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !
Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.
Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)
Passion is the genesis of genius.
The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
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.
There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.
Charles Tremendous Jones
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.
W. Clement Stone
I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.
Germaine De Stael
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.