To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
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.
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
It's always too soon to quit !
Norman Vincent Peale
Ideas... they have the power
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
Sooner or later the truth comes to light.
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.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
Until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world. Unaware, we will project our intentions on their behavior and call ourselves objective.
What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !
Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
Real love stories never have endings.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
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.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !
Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Wisdom is more precious than rubies.
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
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.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
Adventure is worthwhile.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
Happy wife, happy life.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
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)
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.
Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Robert H. Schuller
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.
Janet Erskine Stuart
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.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
Hard work pays off.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.
My heart is ever at your service.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
Friendship is not born of words alone.
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.