You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Success is the proper utilization of failure.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
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)
Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
John Quincy Adams
A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.
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.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Give all to love.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is always your next move.
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.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
For with god all things are possible.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.
Miguel de Unamuno
If a man does his best, what else is there ?
General George S. Patton
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.
Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
Well done is better than well said.
Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
All you need is love.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
Great oaks from little acorns grow
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.
St. Francis De Sales
Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
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 can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations
George Bernard Shaw
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Thomas Henry Huxley
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
Don't sweat the small stuff.
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?
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.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
God doesn't make junk.
Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.
Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.
Henry David Thoreau
Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.