Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
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It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
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.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara De Angelis
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.
One man with courage is a majority.
A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '
What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !
Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)
Do, or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Begin with the end in mind.
Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.
How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'
Love is friendship set on fire.
When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.
William Arthur Ward
Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.
I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.
Blood Of The Martyr
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
He who praises another enriches himself far more than he does the one praised. To praise is an investment in happiness. The poorest human being has something to give that the richest could not buy.
George Matthew Adams
I light my candle from their torches.
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
Find the good -- and praise it.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Emily P. Bissell
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
The buck stops here.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats
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)
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.
Warren G. Bennis
With malice toward none, with charity for all.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.