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As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
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A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
Love is the whole and more than all.
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.
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.
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.
Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
The course of true love never did run smooth.
You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.
Kind words conquer.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.
Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.
Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
Whatever it takes !
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
Live your dreams.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
Robert H. Schuller
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.
With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.
Mark Victor Hansen
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.