The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
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
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
The best proof of love is trust.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.
Norman Vincent Peale
Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.
The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.
The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?
Sydney J. Harris
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.
Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.
Thomas J. Watson
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
The beginning is the half of every action.
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
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.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
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.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
Hope springs eternal.
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
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 person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.