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To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.
The loving are the daring.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
What is life without the radiance of love.
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
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.
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
You can do anything you put your mind to.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Mark Victor Hansen
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
Do it now !
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
General George S. Patton
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.
Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
Love is smiling on the inside and out.
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others
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.
Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.
Muda Saint Michael
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
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
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !
I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.