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Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.
She's my sister ! She's my daughter !
Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
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
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.
Charles F. Kettering
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
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.
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
None are homely who smile.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
If you love someone, set them free.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.
W. Beran Wolfe
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".
You become what you think about.
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
After your jump, the net appears.
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
Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
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.
Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.
"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
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.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
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.
Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Let thy words be few.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.