Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
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More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Hey, lady !
Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
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.
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
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 ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
She's my sister ! She's my daughter !
Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Barbara De Angelis
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
We can only learn to love by loving.
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.
Nada, They Live (1988)
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?
W. Clement Stone
Georgia, love is for the very young.
Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
There are no gains without pains.
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
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.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
Be the best that you can be.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
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.
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
If you love someone, set them free.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.
Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
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)
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.