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It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
Robert H. Schuller
Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.
Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Better late than never.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
Laughter is the best medicine.
A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
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
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.
The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
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.
Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
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.
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.
Mark Victor Hansen
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
From Freud we learned that the past exists now in the person. Now we must learn, from growth theory and self-actualization theory that the future also now exists in the person in the form of ideals, hopes, duties, tasks, plans, goals, unrealized potentials, mission, fate, destiny, etc. One for whom no future exists is reduced to the concrete, to hopelessness, to emptiness.
It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
I am your number one fan.
Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)
The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.
The best things in life are free.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
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I know you are, but what am I ?
Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
The greater the obstacle the more glory.
Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.
Strike while the iron is hot.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
My heart shall be thy garden.
When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.
Norman Vincent Peale
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
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