The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
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You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marion Wright Edelman
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.
W. Somerset Manghan
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
What really matters is what you do with what you have.
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
Do what you love and the money will follow
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
Our only security is in our ability to change.
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.
I am quite correctly described as 'more of a sponge than an inventor'.
O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
The greater the obstacle the more glory.
When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.
A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?
Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
Success is never wondering what if.
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
John Davidson Rockefeller
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
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
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Love is perfect kindness
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.
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
One man with courage is a majority.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
Life is "trying things to see if they work"
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.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.