To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
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Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.
John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Count your blessings.
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Kind words conquer.
I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.
Hope springs eternal.
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
When I first met you, I was afraid to talk to you. When I talked to you, I was afraid to kiss you. When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you. Now that I love you, I'm afraid to lose you.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.
Hard work pays off.
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.
Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
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.
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Never spend your money before you have it.
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
Forget about it.
Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
When people are like each other they tend to like each other.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.
Matthew Keith Groves
I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.
Norman Vincent Peale
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
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 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
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.
From Freud we learned that the past exists now in the person. Now we must learn, from growth theory and self-actualization theory that the future also now exists in the person in the form of ideals, hopes, duties, tasks, plans, goals, unrealized potentials, mission, fate, destiny, etc. One for whom no future exists is reduced to the concrete, to hopelessness, to emptiness.
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.