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There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.
Marian Wright Edelman
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
Nelson A. Rockefeller
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?
Martin Luther King Jr.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.
William B. Given, Jr.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
When you can't solve the problem, manage it.
Robert H. Schuller
Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.
W. Clement Stone
Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.
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.
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
There's no place like home.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.
Caroline L. Gascoigne
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
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No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Don't sweat the small stuff.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
There are no gains without pains.
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
There's no abiding success without commitment.
The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
Fortune favors the brave.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.
We love because it's the only true adventure.
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
Laughter is the best medicine.
The point is that you can't be too greedy.
Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.