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The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.
Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
That dirty, double-crossin' rat !
Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)
We will either find a way or make one.
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
Impossible situations can become possible miracles.
Robert H. Schuller
The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.
Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
There is no luck except where there is discipline.
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
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.
Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
There are no gains without pains.
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
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?
Henry David Thoreau
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.