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Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
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.
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
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.
The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.
The ready back gets all the loads.
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.
To know me is to love me.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
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.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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.
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
No man is free who is not master of himself.
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.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
We love because it's the only true adventure.
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
No one became poor by giving alms.
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.
Robert F. Kennedy
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
None are homely who smile.
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
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
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
Georgia, love is for the very young.
Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.
Shug, The Color Purple (1985)
To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
W. Clement Stone
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.
Act or accept.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.
You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.
W. Clement Stone
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17.
Not alive, anyway.
Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.