The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
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If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.
Be all you can be.
John C. Maxwell
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
We tend to live up to our expectations.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Peter F. Drucker
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
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.
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.
Norman Vincent Peale
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
Thomas Henry Huxley
All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.
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.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
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
Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
Faith can move mountains.
I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Henry David Thoreau
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
No man is free who is not master of himself.
When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?
Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
Must you flirt ?
Ninotchka, Leon (1939)
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Your talent is god's gift to you.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
The dingo took my baby !
Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
In life you need either inspiration or desperation.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.
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.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.
J. Stuart Keate
Better late than never.
Happy wife, happy life.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.