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He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
You only get out what you put in.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.
Ray Lyman Wilbur
We come to beginnings only at the end.
It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
John Churton Collins
Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.
Thomas J. Watson
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
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.
Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
If you can dream it, you can do it.
It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
The dingo took my baby !
Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
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.
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
Indecision is the seedling of fear.
None are homely who smile.
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.
William Butler Yeats
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
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.
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Impossible situations can become possible miracles.
Robert H. Schuller
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !
Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)
Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
Roll with the punches.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.
Do what you love and the money will follow
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
We can only learn to love by loving.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.