Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
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The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable
We must be the change we wish to see.
Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
How do you live ?
Helen, James Allen (1932)
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Fortune and love favor the brave.
In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it
Mary Norton Gordon
We can only learn to love by loving.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
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 maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.
Jackie Joyner Kersee
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
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
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
Do what you love and the money will follow
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
We all go a little mad sometimes.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
He who hesitates is lost !
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?
Henry David Thoreau
If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.
Robert H. Schuller
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.