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You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
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Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.
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.
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
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
It's always darkest before the dawn.
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
We love because it's the only true adventure.
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Robert H. Schuller
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse Marie De Lamartine
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
God is merciful to those whom he sees struggling heart and soul for realization. But remain idle, without any struggle, and you will see that his grace will never come.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
We must be the change we wish to see.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.
The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.
Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.
I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.
Shug, The Color Purple (1985)
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.
From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
Believe in yourself.
An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
God doesn't make junk.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
Norman Vincent Peale
Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
Charles M. Schwab
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
Above all to thine own self be true.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.