A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
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There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
There are never enough I Love You's.
Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.
Indecision is the thief of opportunity.
A simple I love you means more than money.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
How do you live ?
Helen, James Allen (1932)
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
My heart shall be thy garden.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Booker T. Washington
Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.
Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)
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
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.
Real love stories never have endings.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
Don't sweat the small stuff.
An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.
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
There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.
Don't water your weeds.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St Francis De Sales
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Roll with the punches.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied.
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.
Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed
pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.
In love beggar and king are equal.
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.
May you live all the days of your life.
Well done is better than well said.
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.
Barbara De Angelis
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
Change your thoughts, change your life.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.