Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.
Miguel de Unamuno
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Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
He who hesitates is lost !
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)
What's another word for thesaurus ?
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.
You know when you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.
Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?
Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)
Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.
Nada, They Live (1988)
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
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
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
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
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.
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.
Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
As a writer, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories, and I give them money.
Martin Cruz Smith
Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.
Hope springs eternal.
When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Truth fears no questions.
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
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.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not
I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.
To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration