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Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
Inch by inch, it's a cinch.
Robert H. Schuller
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
Henry David Thoreau
You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.
W. Clement Stone
Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
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.
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
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
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough Reason
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
Eddie, you're a born loser.
Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
Tolerance can lead to learning something.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Truth fears no questions.
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
James Anthony Froude
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
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.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
The heart is wiser than the intellect.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
Let's go home, Debbie.
Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.
A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.