Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
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You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.
Do or do not, there is no try.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
I light my candle from their torches.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
A simple I love you means more than money.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
We can only learn to love by loving.
Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?
Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.
The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
No pain, No gain.
The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.
In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
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
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.
They alone live, who live for others.
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.
Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !
Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !
Every dog has his day.
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
If you love someone, set them free.
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
Love knows no bounds.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?
Love is the river of life in the world.
Henry Ward Beecher
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.
Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
Robert H. Schuller
You only get out what you put in.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
If a man does his best, what else is there ?
General George S. Patton
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.