Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
One man with courage is a majority.
You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.
The art of choosing men is not nearly so difficult as the art of enabling those one has chosen to attain their full worth.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
Never stop dreaming.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
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.
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
Leon J. Suenes
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.
John P. Strelecky
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
I'm Multi-Dimensional !
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
There are never enough I Love You's.
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.
Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?
Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.
Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be the best that you can be.
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.
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.
Can you dig it ?
Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Christian Nestell Bovee
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
A healthy outside starts from the inside
Don't sweat the small stuff.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Roll with the punches.
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Louisa May Alcott
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
No matter where you go, there you are.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.
Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.
Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.