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The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.
Warren G. Bennis
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
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
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
Let's go home, Debbie.
Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)
Old love does not rust.
They can because they think they can.
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
W. Clement Stone
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
You complete me.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
No fate is worse than a life without a love.
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
The past does not equal the future.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St Francis De Sales
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.
Love knows no bounds.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.
Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)
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.
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
The sun will come up tomorrow
I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.
Norman Vincent Peale
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
You complete me.
Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
Love is a hole in the heart.
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
All you need is love.
Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
He who hesitates is lost !
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
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.
There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.
Germaine De Stael
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.