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They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
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.
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
Robert H. Schuller
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.
Wisdom is more precious than rubies.
The past does not equal the future.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
The heart is wiser than the intellect.
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Robert H. Schuller
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
Ability is sexless.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
Do you like scary movies ?
Ghostface, Scream (1996)
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !
W. Clement Stone
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
You know when you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?
Sydney J. Harris
Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Robert H. Schuller
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.