To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
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There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
You are what you think you are.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
Change comes from within.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
Live with passion !
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
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.
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.
Madame De Maintenon
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.
The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.
A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.
Canary Island Proverb
Success is a journey not a destination.
Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
I light my candle from their torches.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
Every dog has his day.
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
The time to make friends is before you need them.
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.
Let thy words be few.
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.