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The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
James Anthony Froude
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !
Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.
My friends are my estate.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
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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.
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.
How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
There is no education like adversity.
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Friendship is not born of words alone.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
The dingo took my baby !
Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)
Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
What's another word for thesaurus ?
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
Never live in the past but always learn from it.
Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.
Barbara De Angelis
You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
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.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
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
Follow your dreams.
It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.
Charles F. Kettering
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.
Muda Saint Michael
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
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.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.
Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
We come to beginnings only at the end.
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
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We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
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.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.
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.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.