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All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
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.
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
God doesn't make junk.
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.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
No pain, No gain.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?
Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.
Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.
William Makepeace Thackeray
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
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
Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.
The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Norman Vincent Peale
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
To go fast, row slowly.
Norman Vincent Peale
When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
The best things in life are not things.
My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
The way to find out about your happiness is to keep your mind on those moments when you feel most happy, when you really are happy -- not excited, not just thrilled, but deeply happy. This requires a little bit of self-analysis. What is it that makes you happy ? Stay with it, no matter what people tell you. This is what I call 'following your bliss'. If you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while, waiting for you, and the life that you ought to be living is the one you are living. Wherever you are -- if you are following your bliss, you are enjoying that refreshment, that life within you, all the time.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Where there's life, there's hope.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.