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People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.
Marian Wright Edelman
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.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.
Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
Love understands all languages.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
Tolerance can lead to learning something.
O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.
David O. McKay
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !
Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
Old love does not rust.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
The best way out is always through.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
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.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.
Lydia Maria Child
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Henry David Thoreau
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
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.
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.
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
In addition to self-awareness, imagination, and conscience, it is the fourth human endowment -- independent will -- that really makes effective self-management possible. It is the ability to make decisions and choices and to act in accordance with them. It is the ability to act rather than to be acted upon, to proactively carry out the program we have developed through the other three endowments. Empowerment comes from learning how to use this great endowment in the decisions we make every day.
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.
It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.