History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.
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Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
Do what you love and the money will follow
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.
W. Clement Stone
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
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
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
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
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
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 !
One man with courage is a majority.
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Love sees roses without thorns.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
Never stop dreaming.
The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.
Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.
Henry David Thoreau
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !
Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
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.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
Above all to thine own self be true.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
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
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Passion is the genesis of genius.
All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.
Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
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.
God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Martin Luther King Jr.
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
Henry Ward Beecher
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.