"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
You are what you think about all day long.
Tough times never last but tough people do.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
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Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough Reason
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.
Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
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)
Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
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.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Vos Savant
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
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.
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
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
Love understands all languages.
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
What's meant to be will always find a way
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Henry David Thoreau
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
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
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.
And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.
Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
W. Clement Stone
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.
Norman Vincent Peale
Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.