When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
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Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
A healthy outside starts from the inside
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
For Love is Immortality.
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
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If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
You must motivate yourself every day.
You had me at hello.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The dingo took my baby !
Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)
Do, or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.
Norman Vincent Peale
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
Little strokes fell great oaks.
There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.
Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)
I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.
Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.
Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
William Carlos Williams
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
Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.
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.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love, two minds without a single thought.
Until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world. Unaware, we will project our intentions on their behavior and call ourselves objective.
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
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.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.
He that has done nothing has known nothing.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
If there is a will, there is a way.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
Action is the antidote to despair.
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.