Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.
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There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
Success is never wondering what if.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
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
Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Love those who love you.
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Remove failure as an option.
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
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
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
Inch by inch, it's a cinch.
Robert H. Schuller
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Love is a hole in the heart.
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
A life lived in fear is half lived.
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
The price of greatness is responsibility.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
All work is empty save when there is love.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
No fate is worse than a life without a love.
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
Happiness is a state of mind.
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.
When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.
I'm Multi-Dimensional !
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Obstacles are great incentives.
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
Above all to thine own self be true.
Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17.
Not alive, anyway.
Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.