If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
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Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
You can observe a lot just by watching.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?
Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.
Norman Vincent Peale
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara De Angelis
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.
Martin Luther King Jr.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Norman Vincent Peale
There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?
Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
The sun will come up tomorrow
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Ability is sexless.
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
Love is the whole and more than all.
Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
Attitude is everything.
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.
Be all you can be.
John C. Maxwell
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Many hands make light work.
Make the second effort your second nature.
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.
The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.