To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.
Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)
Old love does not rust.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
They alone live, who live for others.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
A healthy outside starts from the inside
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Who, being loved, is poor ?
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
Success is predictable.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.
Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
You're gonna have to learn your cliches. You're gonna have to study them, you're gonna have to learn them, you're gonna have to know them. They're your friends. Write this down: "We gotta play 'em one day at a time."
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
Success is the child of audacity.
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.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -
Hope springs eternal.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.
Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.
William Butler Yeats
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.
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.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
Come, let us make love deathless.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be who you are in every situation.
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
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.
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
He that has done nothing has known nothing.
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.