If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
My life is my message.
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Where there is love there is life.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Be the change you want to see in the world.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
We must be the change we wish to see.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.
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This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Don't sweat the small stuff.
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.
Actions speak louder than words.
Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.
Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.
I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
General George S. Patton
"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
Strike while the iron is hot.
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
Norman Vincent Peale
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
For with god all things are possible.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
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.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
The loving are the daring.
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
We can only learn to love by loving.
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
All-righty then !
Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
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
We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.
John P. Strelecky
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
He who hesitates is lost !
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
You can do what you want to do.
You're gonna have to learn your cliches. You're gonna have to study them, you're gonna have to learn them, you're gonna have to know them. They're your friends. Write this down: "We gotta play 'em one day at a time."
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change