Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
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Follow your dreams.
They're here !
Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
The ready back gets all the loads.
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.
There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
My heart is ever at your service.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
Be happy. It's one way of being wise.
Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?
Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)
No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
Be Here Now.
He that has done nothing has known nothing.
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Love like there is no tomorrow.
The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
Where there's life, there's hope.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough Reason
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.