Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
When we place blame, we give away our power.
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
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Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
I know you are, but what am I ?
Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Without a general an army is lost.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !
Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
Believe in yourself.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
P. T. Barnum
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
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.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
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.
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Peter F. Drucker
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
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
Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
All progress occurs because people dare to be different
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?
Martin Luther King Jr.
It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
Practice makes perfect.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.
Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
Every cloud has a silver lining.
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.
Warren G. Bennis
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Love is perfect kindness
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.
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.
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.