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You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
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)
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.
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.
Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Practice makes perfect.
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
To know me is to love me.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
He who stops being better stops being good.
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.
Henry David Thoreau
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
Soul meets soul on lover's lips.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.
If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
After your jump, the net appears.
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
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.
All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
Think and grow rich.
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.
J. Richard Clarke
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
William Ellery Channing
Many hands make light work.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.