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The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
General George S. Patton
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.
Love is the whole and more than all.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
You had me at hello.
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
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
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
No fate is worse than a life without a love.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
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.
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
Charles M. Schwab
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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
Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
You are what you think about all day long.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The course of true love never did run smooth.
The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.
Barbara De Angelis
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.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.
Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.