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.
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The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
You become what you think about.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
Houston, we have a problem.
Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)
The way to find out about your happiness is to keep your mind on those moments when you feel most happy, when you really are happy -- not excited, not just thrilled, but deeply happy. This requires a little bit of self-analysis. What is it that makes you happy ? Stay with it, no matter what people tell you. This is what I call 'following your bliss'. If you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while, waiting for you, and the life that you ought to be living is the one you are living. Wherever you are -- if you are following your bliss, you are enjoying that refreshment, that life within you, all the time.
When we place blame, we give away our power.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
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 ?
You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !
Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !
John McClane, Die Hard (1988)
Love the giver more than the gift.
He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
The buck stops here.
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
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.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
No pain, No gain.
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Live your dreams.
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.
Strike while the iron is hot.
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.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love
The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Norman Vincent Peale
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
If you would create something, you must be something.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.
Henry David Thoreau
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
Security is a kind of death.
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.