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Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.
I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.
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.
One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !
What comes from the heart, touches the heart.
Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
Love the giver more than the gift.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
There is no luck except where there is discipline.
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
You are what you think about all day long.
Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
Charles F. Kettering
Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.
The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
It is always your next move.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.