It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.
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Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
What is life without the radiance of love.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Be the change you want to see in the world.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.
Norman Vincent Peale
What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !
Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Pep without purpose is piffle.
A simple I love you means more than money.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.
Janet Erskine Stuart
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !
Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
Real love stories never have endings.
We love because it's the only true adventure.
This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Every cloud has a silver lining.
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
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)
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.
C. Archie Danielson
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.
W. Clement Stone
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !
William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)
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.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Sugar Ray Robinson
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.
Truth fears no questions.
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)
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
Ability is sexless.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Attica ! Attica !
Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.