You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.
Paul H. Dunn
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Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
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.
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?
You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.
Norman Vincent Peale
The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
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.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
No fate is worse than a life without a love.
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
To know me is to love me.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
E. Joseph Cossman
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Security is a kind of death.
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.
George Bernard Shaw
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.
St. Francis De Sales
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work
William Ernest Henley
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
I think therefore I am
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright
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 !
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
You must tolerate that which you can not change.
My friends are my estate.
We love because it's the only true adventure.
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
Nature does nothing uselessly.
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
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.
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.