Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
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Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
Who, being loved, is poor ?
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.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.
Well done is better than well said.
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
Can you dig it ?
Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.
David O. McKay
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Practice makes perfect.
How many doctors does it take to screw in a light bulb ? That depends on whether it has medical insurance.
The best proof of love is trust.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
I am fond of only what comes from the heart.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
Mark Victor Hansen
Attica ! Attica !
Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
Love is friendship set on fire.
Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.
All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
Henry David Thoreau
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
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.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
Henry Ward Beecher
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
Talkers are no good doers.
There are never enough I Love You's.
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.