Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.
Mary Kay Ash
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Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
G. K. Chesterton
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Without a general an army is lost.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
Talkers are no good doers.
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
Actions speak louder than words.
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
Happiness is a state of mind.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Get busy living or get busy dying.
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
A small house will hold a hundred friends.
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.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All progress occurs because people dare to be different
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
The past does not equal the future.
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
There is no education like adversity.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.