Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.
Mark Victor Hansen
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.
Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
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
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.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
Open the pod bay doors,
Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.
Shug, The Color Purple (1985)
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
Robert H. Schuller
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
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.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
Charles F. Kettering
One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.
Norman Vincent Peale
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.
None are homely who smile.
Kind words conquer.
The buck stops here.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.
The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.
Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
We love because it's the only true adventure.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.
Bonaro W. Overstreet
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.
Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
Every dog has his day.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
Ideas... they have the power
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
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
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.
Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.
Nada, They Live (1988)
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
The past does not equal the future.
You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.
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.
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.