John Cotton Dana Quotes - DoolBug

John Cotton Dana

Other Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

Discover More Quotes From Your Favorite Authors

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.

Gerry Spence

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

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.

Stephen Covey

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.

Estonian Proverb

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Goethe

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

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.

Zig Ziglar

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

Robert Urich

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

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.

Stephen Covey

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !

Unknown

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!

Henriette Montel

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

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.

Albert Careb

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.

Vaclav Havel

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.

Barbara Sher

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

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.

Michael Johnson

Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.

Soren Kierkegaard

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

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.

Stephen Covey

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes

Thomas Edison

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

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."

Crash Davis

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.

Bette Davis

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

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.

Seneca

La-dee-da, la-dee-da.

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.

Anonymous

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

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''.

Margaret Thatcher

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.

Randolph Ray

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.

Benjamin Disraeli

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

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.

Christy Borgeld

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

Swami Vivekananda

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

Wayne Gretzky

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.

Thomas Carlyle

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.

Thomas Edison

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

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.

T.S. Eliot

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

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.

James 1:24

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.

Lao Tzu

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

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.

Archimedes

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

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.

Michael Johnson

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale

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.

Dale Carnegie

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.

Bruce Lee

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.

Bruce Lee

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.

Thomas Carlyle

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.

Brian Tracy