Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.
Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.
Mark Victor Hansen
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !
W. Clement Stone
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Barbara De Angelis
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
He who stops being better stops being good.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
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.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
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.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
You had me at hello.
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.
Madame De Maintenon
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
God doesn't make junk.
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.
John Davidson Rockefeller
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
Attitude is everything.
The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.
When you can't solve the problem, manage it.
Robert H. Schuller
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.
God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.
Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Procrastination is the thief of time.
History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.
When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
Don't water your weeds.
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
Wisdom is more precious than rubies.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.