What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.
People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
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
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
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.
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
You're as old as you behave.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Never say more than is necessary.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
My life is my message.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
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.
Give all to love.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
Every dog has his day.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
Where there is love there is no darkness.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
W. Clement Stone
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.
Sooner or later the truth comes to light.
Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
Love the giver more than the gift.
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.