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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The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John Davidson Rockefeller
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
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
They alone live, who live for others.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.
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
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Booker T. Washington
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
Whatever it takes !
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
My heart shall be thy garden.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commager
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.
Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.
Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
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.
All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?
Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.
J. Richard Clarke
Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.
Norman Vincent Peale
The ready back gets all the loads.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Barbara De Angelis
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.
Think and grow rich.
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.