Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.
We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
Excuse me while I whip this out.
Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
Love is not selfish.
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
A bold onset is half the battle.
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
Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
For Love is Immortality.
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
The giving of love is an education in itself.
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.
Miguel de Unamuno
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
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 ? ''
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
Where there is a will, there is a way.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
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)
A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.
The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara De Angelis
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.
Henry David Thoreau
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
I am fond of only what comes from the heart.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
There's no abiding success without commitment.
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.
Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.
John P. Strelecky
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
Georgia, love is for the very young.
Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.
Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.
Norman Vincent Peale
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
Love knows no bounds.
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.