True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
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There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
There is no substitute for hard work.
Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Soul meets soul on lover's lips.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.
Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.
David O. McKay
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
Think and grow rich.
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
Don't go through life, grow through life.
Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
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.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.
'Wake Me When It's Funny'
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Do or do not, there is no try.
Talkers are no good doers.
Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.
Anything is possible.
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.
Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.
Act or accept.
To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.