Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
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Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Be Here Now.
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.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
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.
If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.
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.
Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.
The heart that loves is always young.
Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.
King Mongkut, The King And (1956)
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.
Norman Vincent Peale
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17.
Not alive, anyway.
Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
In addition to self-awareness, imagination, and conscience, it is the fourth human endowment -- independent will -- that really makes effective self-management possible. It is the ability to make decisions and choices and to act in accordance with them. It is the ability to act rather than to be acted upon, to proactively carry out the program we have developed through the other three endowments. Empowerment comes from learning how to use this great endowment in the decisions we make every day.
Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.
Better late than never.
There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.
For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.