The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
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Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
There is no education like adversity.
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it
Mary Norton Gordon
Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
Norman Vincent Peale
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.
William Arthur Ward
The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
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Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.
None are homely who smile.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.
Richard M. Devos
This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.
General Omar Bradley
You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.
Paul H. Dunn
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.
Henry David Thoreau
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.
Charles M. Schwab
Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
Live with passion.
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
The best things in life are free.
There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.
Norman Vincent Peale
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
Live your dreams.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
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.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
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.
When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.
Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?
Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How do you live ?
Helen, James Allen (1932)
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Our only security is in our ability to change.
Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived
I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
They're called boobs, Ed.
Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning