Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.
Miguel de Unamuno
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Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Emily P. Bissell
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.
Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
Our intentions create our reality.
Wayne W. Dyer
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
The loving are the daring.
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
Be Here Now.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
Theodore H. White
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
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)
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Gollum, The Lord Of The Rings (2002)
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.