To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
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Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
Success is predictable.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
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.
It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows great enthusiasms, great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.
George Bernard Shaw
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.
To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg.
Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement
W. Clement Stone
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
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
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.
Charles F. Kettering
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.
Seek first to understand, then be understood
I need him like the axe needs the turkey.
Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
There are two things to aim at in life, first, to get what you want, and after that to to enjoy it.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
I'm Multi-Dimensional !
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
Norman Vincent Peale
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
The loving are the daring.
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
William S. Burroughs
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Robert H. Schuller
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
The road to success is always under construction.
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Vos Savant
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.
The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.