"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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There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.
W. Clement Stone
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
They're here !
Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)
If it is to be it is up to me.
Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
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
It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.
Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
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
There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness
What comes from the heart, touches the heart.
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
No man can stand on top because he is put there.
H. H. Vreeland
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
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.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The best way out is always through.
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
You create your reality.
Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor