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Well done is better than well said.
Love knows no bounds.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Laughter is the best medicine.
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
What you cannot enforce, Do not command.
Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.
From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.
A dream is a wish your heart makes.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
That dirty, double-crossin' rat !
Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
I scoured many websites, and consulted my friends, my family and our readers for these pearls of wisdom. Now I want to do that again, except this time, I bring to you,
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?
As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
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.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
A life lived in fear is a life half 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.
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Great men are not always wise.
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
Nelson A. Rockefeller
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
I saw and loved.
You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.