There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Adventure is worthwhile.
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
Don't go through life, grow through life.
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.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.
Do first things first, and second things not at all.
Peter F. Drucker
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
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
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
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.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is the only rational act.
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
If it is to be it is up to me.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Success is a journey not a destination.
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.
Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.
Germaine De Stael
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !