Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
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All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.
Mark Victor Hansen
The dingo took my baby !
Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
James Anthony Froude
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
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
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
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)
We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.
Charles Tremendous Jones
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Norman Vincent Peale
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
The ready back gets all the loads.
How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.
Warren G. Bennis
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
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.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.
Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Our love is here to stay.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
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 ?
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.
Ba'al Shem Tov
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
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Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Every dog has his day.
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Norman Vincent Peale
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.
Passion is the genesis of genius.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
Do what you love and the money will follow
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.