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
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Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
James Anthony Froude
The more goals you set - the more goals you get.
Mark Victor Hansen
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
Henry Ward Beecher
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.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)
You make me want to be a better man.
Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)
Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.
Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
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The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.
Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.
My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed
pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
Where there is love there is no darkness.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
My heart is ever at your service.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.
Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)
Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.
Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.
The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care
Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.
Miles, Risky Business (1983)
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
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.
The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.
W. Beran Wolfe
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
W. Clement Stone
The ready back gets all the loads.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
Love is the whole and more than all.
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.