Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
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Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
The sun will come up tomorrow
It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.
A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.
One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Love is a thing, well, it's kind of like quicksand. The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you've just got to fall.
The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.
J. Richard Clarke
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.
Bonaro W. Overstreet
Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?
Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
Where there is love there is no darkness.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.
John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)
Success is predictable.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.
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