I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
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Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
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.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.
Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.
Dale E. Turner
Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)
I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.
Impossible situations can become possible miracles.
Robert H. Schuller
From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
The greater the obstacle the more glory.
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations
George Bernard Shaw
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
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.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Love those who love you.
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
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)
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
They alone live, who live for others.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
He who praises another enriches himself far more than he does the one praised. To praise is an investment in happiness. The poorest human being has something to give that the richest could not buy.
George Matthew Adams
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
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''.
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
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
To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Norman Vincent Peale
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
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
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
Smile ! and the world will smile with you !
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
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.
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
Love is perfect kindness
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.