"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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Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Truth fears no questions.
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Faith can move mountains.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
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
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
Friendship is not born of words alone.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
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.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
William S. Burroughs
What comes from the heart, touches the heart.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)
Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.
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.
Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.
If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.
Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.
Robert H. Schuller
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
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
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.