Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
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Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
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
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
Happiness is a state of mind.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
Who's on first.
Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)
Never stop dreaming.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.
We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
I think therefore I am
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
Honesty is the best image.
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.
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.
Muda Saint Michael
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
Where there is a will, there is a way.
Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Success is never wondering what if.
Love is not selfish.
There's always a way - if you're committed.
We tend to live up to our expectations.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
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.
A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
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.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.