A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
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Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.
St. Francis De Sales
Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
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.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
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.
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
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.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Where there is love there is life.
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
I'm an excellent driver.
Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.
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.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
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
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Emily P. Bissell
Faith can move mountains.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
Can you dig it ?
Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.
Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but
you've got to come back a star!
Julian Marsh, 42nd Street (1933)
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
The past does not equal the future.
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
Love sees roses without thorns.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
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.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
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)
The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.
W. Beran Wolfe
You can do what you want to do.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
A healthy outside starts from the inside
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.