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The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
Love is the whole and more than all.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.
Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.
Marian Wright Edelman
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
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
Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.
William Makepeace Thackeray
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
William Carlos Williams
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
The show must go on.
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
No involvement, no commitment.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.
Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.
The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Vos Savant
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
I see dead people.
Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Sugar Ray Robinson
Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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
I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !