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 !
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Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.
Anne Mackay Thompson
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
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.
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
I am again fairly settled down to the pleasant duties of an old fashioned Virginia house-keeper, steady as a clock, busy as a bee, and as cheerful as a cricket.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
We come to beginnings only at the end.
Excuse me while I whip this out.
Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
Success is never wondering what if.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.
Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.
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.
Love is perfect kindness
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
If there is a will, there is a way.
Live life with passion.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
All-righty then !
Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !
Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
For with god all things are possible.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.
Canary Island Proverb
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work
William Ernest Henley
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
E. Joseph Cossman
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.