In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
She's my sister ! She's my daughter !
Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
For Love is Immortality.
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
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
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.
W. Clement Stone
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.
H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)
Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.
Duffy, Chinatown (1974)
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
All-righty then !
Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
You create your reality.
If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.
Anne Mackay Thompson
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
They say you were shot in the tabloids.
Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Seek first to understand, then be understood
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.
Mark Victor Hansen
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Don't say, "If I could, I would". Say, "If I can, I will".
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.
If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
What's meant to be will always find a way
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning