It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
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Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.
Hey, lady !
Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)
I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Henry David Thoreau
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.
Dale E. Turner
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Begin with the end in mind.
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
Don't ever give up.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Ideas... they have the power
There's no place like home.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.
Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
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
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.
In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.
Henry David Thoreau
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
Union gives strength.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed
pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
Never spend your money before you have it.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
What is life without the radiance of love.
Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
He who hesitates is lost.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
A healthy outside starts from the inside
First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.
King Mongkut, The King And (1956)
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.
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
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.