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If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.
What's meant to be will always find a way
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
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.
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
No man is wise enough by himself.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
Count your blessings.
Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
The buck stops here.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
Work is love made manifest.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
The first duty of love is to listen.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
You make me want to be a better man.
Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
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.
Old love does not rust.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?
Martin Luther King Jr.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
Live your dreams.
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.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.
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.
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !
Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
W. Clement Stone
If there is a will, there is a way.
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
All-righty then !
Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.