It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
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I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
The time to make friends is before you need them.
The dingo took my baby !
Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)
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.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it
Mary Norton Gordon
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
Tough times never last but tough people do.
Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
Robert H. Schuller
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St Francis De Sales
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !
William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)
Love is not selfish.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.
Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.
William B. Given, Jr.
People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
Henry David Thoreau
Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.
Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
You must motivate yourself every day.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
If you build it, he will come.
Field of Dreams
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
I'll have what she's having.
Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference