They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
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We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
Do what you love and the money will follow
There are no gains without pains.
Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Change comes from within.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.
Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.
Bonaro W. Overstreet
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.
Mark Victor Hansen
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
As a writer, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories, and I give them money.
Martin Cruz Smith
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.
Norman Vincent Peale
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at
Henry David Thoreau
A simple I love you means more than money.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Ideas... they have the power
Without music, life would be a mistake.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
For Love is Immortality.
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.
Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.
You had me at hello.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
What is life without the radiance of love.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
What's meant to be will always find a way
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Tough times never last but tough people do.
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
One man with courage is a majority.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next.
David Starr Jordan
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
Success is the child of audacity.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?