A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
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We love because it's the only true adventure.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.
General Omar Bradley
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
Be all you can be.
John C. Maxwell
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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
As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.
I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.
W. Clement Stone
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
Adventure is worthwhile.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Above all to thine own self be true.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
Be the best that you can be.
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Keep away from small 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.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
It's never too late.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.