There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
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Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
Love is friendship set on fire.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
Who's on first.
Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)
Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
What's meant to be will always find a way
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.
Ideas... they have the power
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
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.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Kind words conquer.
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
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.
You can do anything you put your mind to.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.
If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
No involvement, no commitment.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.
George Bernard Shaw
First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
None are homely who smile.
Change comes from within.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
I never worry about action, but only about inaction.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.