Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
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Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.
Do you like scary movies ?
Ghostface, Scream (1996)
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.
May you live all the days of your life.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Don't water your weeds.
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.
The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.
Muda Saint Michael
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.
Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.
Norman Vincent Peale
We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !
Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
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.
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
Every dog has his day.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
Our love is here to stay.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
Most ball games are lost, not won.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
Robert H. Schuller
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
I know that I will die laughing.
Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.
Warren G. Bennis
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.
One lie ruins a thousand truths.
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
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No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !
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.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
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''.
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
Don't dream it be it.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)
Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.