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Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !
Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
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)
Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
If you build it, he will come.
Field of Dreams
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.
Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.
Charles Tremendous Jones
Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
General Douglas MacArthur
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
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.
The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Without a general an army is lost.
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
Love knows no bounds.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.
William Butler Yeats
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
Don't go through life, grow through life.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
Robert H. Schuller
Nature does nothing uselessly.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.
Peter A. Cohen
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.
Many hands make light work.
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
The way we see the problem is the problem.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
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.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
The loving are the daring.
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.
A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.