Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
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Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.
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.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
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Okay, but I get to be on top.
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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.
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.
Things do not change we change.
Henry David Thoreau
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
Must you flirt ?
Ninotchka, Leon (1939)
Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.
People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.
I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Well done is better than well said.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
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
Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
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If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
You only get out what you put in.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
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
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
Hope springs eternal.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
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He who has hope has everything.
The sun will come up tomorrow
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Booker T. Washington
Our love is here to stay.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.
In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.
J. Stuart Keate
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
Love is friendship set on fire.
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.