Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.
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My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commager
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
We all go a little mad sometimes.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage -- pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically -- to say 'no' to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger 'yes' burning inside. The enemy of the 'best' is often the 'good. '
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
Shane ! Shane ! Come back !
Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success is the proper utilization of failure.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
We will either find a way or make one.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.
Norman Vincent Peale
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
My heart shall be thy garden.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
Live with passion !
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
When you can't solve the problem, manage it.
Robert H. Schuller
He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
Hope springs eternal.
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.
Norman Vincent Peale
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Our only security is in our ability to change.
With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.