What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
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Well done is better than well said.
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
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.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
Without a general an army is lost.
The giving of love is an education in itself.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
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
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
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
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
You're tearing me apart !
Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
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)
Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.
Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)
Love is letting go of fear.
Faith can move mountains.
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.