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The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
Fear is the parent of cruelty.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
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
'Wake Me When It's Funny'
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.
John Kenneth Galbraith
If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
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.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.
Norman Vincent Peale
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
Tolerance can lead to learning something.
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
Great oaks from little acorns grow
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
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
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
Love is the whole and more than all.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
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.
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.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Obstacles are great incentives.
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
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.
Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.
This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.