Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.
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Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.
Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
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.
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
Do first things first, and second things not at all.
Peter F. Drucker
When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
You always succeed in producing a result.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
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
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.
Ability is sexless.
Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.
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
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
William Curry Theodore
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
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.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
'Wake Me When It's Funny'
If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.
When I first met you, I was afraid to talk to you. When I talked to you, I was afraid to kiss you. When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you. Now that I love you, I'm afraid to lose you.
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
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.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.