If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
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Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?
It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows great enthusiasms, great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
Live with passion !
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
The best way out is always through.
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
You had me at hello.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
I never worry about action, but only about inaction.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
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.
Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.
I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.
Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)
Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.
W. Clement Stone
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
You are what you think you are.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Well done is better than well said.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.
The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.
Norman Vincent Peale
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
Talkers are no good doers.
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
Many hands make light work.
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.