It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
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Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
Nothing succeeds like success.
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.
To know me is to love me.
I light my candle from their torches.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
My life is my message.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
What's meant to be will always find a way
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
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.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
John Churton Collins
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
I like to watch.
Chance, Being There (1979)
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
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 three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
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)
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.
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
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Love is the only rational act.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?
Do or do not, there is no try.
Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.
Mark Victor Hansen
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
Don't sweat the small stuff.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
After your jump, the net appears.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Made it, Ma! Top of the world!
Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett, White Heat (1949)
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.
Madame De Maintenon
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Tolerance can lead to learning something.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .
There are never enough I Love You's.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
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.
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
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
You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
My heart shall be thy garden.
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.