Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke
What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
Pep without purpose is piffle.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
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.
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
This is the beginning of a new day.
What comes from the heart, touches the heart.
Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commager
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Tough times never last but tough people do.
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.
Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Real love stories never have endings.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.
Warren G. Bennis
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.
It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
What you cannot enforce, Do not command.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.
If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?
W. Clement Stone
I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
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)
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
Live your dreams.
I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
The book you don't read cant help.
Do it now !
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !
Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.