Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
All you need is love.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
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Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.
Those who wish to sing, always find a song.
Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.
Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)
Only the educated are free.
A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations
George Bernard Shaw
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Love is not selfish.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
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.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Actions speak louder than words.
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.
Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.
The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.
Norman Vincent Peale
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
Never say more than is necessary.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
Experience is the best teacher.
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.
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Giving people a little more than they expect is a good way to get back more than you'd expect.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
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
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.
Henry David Thoreau
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
What's meant to be will always find a way
If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.
Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.